Other professional members of King County Collaborative Law have received training in the Collaborative Law process. Their services may be useful in particular cases on an as-needed basis to support the work of the Collaborative team. KCCL does not make recommendations as to any professionals.
All Collaborative professionals who are members of King County Collaborative Law must meet minimum training requirements.
L. Brooks Baldwin, Collaborative Attorney/Mediator
Baldwin Collaborative Law
17565 - 47th Ave. NE
Lake Forest Park, WA 98155
Providing compassion and dignity in guiding divorcing couples towards the mutual creation of workable divorce settlements. Focusing exclusively on Collaborative Family Law, Mediation, and "Limited Scope Representation" (consulting, document prep and filing), we help you reach agreement in your divorce and separation in a supportive, respectful and cost-effective manner, allowing you and your spouse to make the decisions about your future and your children's future - without going to court. Understanding and respecting your unique needs is paramount. Complimentary 45-minute consultation for individuals dedicated to seeking a no-court divorce. Major credit cards accepted.
Credentials: Member of Washington State Bar Association (1989); Member of KCCL (King County Collaborative Law); Member of IACP (International Association of Collaborative Professionals); Member of Cascadia Collaborative Divorce Practice Group; UW School of Law Professional Mediation Training; Juris Doctor, Seattle University School of Law; Stephen Ministry Trained and Divorce Support Group Facilitator at various churches and organizations.
Collaborative Role(s): Divorce and Family Law Attorney, MediatorOther
Michelle D Graham, CEO/Eldercare Consultant
Graham & Graham Eldercare Consultants LLC
PO Box 112212
Tacoma, WA 98411
Graham & Graham is locally owned and operated, covering Western WA. Michelle Graham, owner, is a paralegal and Collaborative Law Professional - Eldercare Specialist. She is a former LTC Administrator, Manager of 9 CNA training schools, and a staff retention consultant for 17 nursing facilities. G&G Consultants evaluate clients' financial situations, clinical needs, and personal desires and preferences, resulting in referrals to the appropriate care options, attorneys, financial planners, and more. All consultants are experienced long term care professionals who have also received 40 hours of Mediation Training through the PCDRC and often mediate disputes between family members.
Credentials: Paralegal, CSA -Certified Senior Advisor, CIRS-A/D-Certified Information & Referral Specialist in Aging & Disability, Collaborative Law Professional - Eldercare Specialist, Receipient of Woman of the Year 2013 from Business & Professional Women, Awarded the BBB Torch Award for Western WA for Ethics 2015
Collaborative Role(s): Other
Celia L Griffin, CPA, CDFA
Celia Griffin, CPA, PLLC
19125 North Creek Pkwy, Ste 120
Bothell, WA 98011-8000
CDFA's help clients determine the short term and long term financial impact of any proposed divorce settlement. They also provide valuable information on financial issues that are related to the divorce, such as tax consequences, dividing pension plans, continued health care coverage, stock option elections and much more. CDFA's also help attorneys by helping the client make financial sense of proposals. CDFA's offer attorneys another tool to assist their clients.
Credentials: Certified Public Accountant, Certified Divorce Financial Analyst
Collaborative Role(s): Financial SpecialistOther
Ruby Sangha, Real Estate Attorney
Premises Law Group, PLLC
2375 130th Ave NE
Bellevue, WA 98005
With over 500 real estate transactions in the last 3 years and overseeing over 100 million dollars of real estate, we are a referral only law firm appointed to oversee real estate transactions for real estate funds, referrals from collaborative specialists and the bankruptcy courts of Washington, we provide legal real estate analysis and ensure all properties are sold for the highest price under tight deadlines.
Credentials: Member of King County Collaborative Law Member of Washington State Bar Association Member of Northwest Multiple Listing Service Managing Real Estate Broker in Washington
Collaborative Role(s): Financial Specialist, Financial Planner, Mortgage Broker, OtherOther Civil Law Attorney
The Schwarz-Garrison Law Firm
2601 Fourth Ave.
Seattle, WA 98121
We are a small, client oriented firm, providing high quality legal representation in the areas of Family Law, Criminal Defense, and Civil Litigation. We have extensive training and experience in Mediation, Collaborative Law, and other forms of ADR. There is nothing more satisfying than bringing distressed people through the most challenging period of their adult lives- shifting the focus from fear to expectation; watching them build the skills that will take them into a satisfying future. Collaborative Law works and it is changing lives for the better.
Credentials: Washington Bar: 1987; Law Clerk for Judge Marsha J. Pechman: 1988-89; 9th Cir. US Ct. of App.s 1992; Memberships: WSBA - Family Law Section,International Academy of Collaborative Professionals (IACP),Collaborative Professionals of Washington (CPW), King County Collaborative Law (KCCL), Frequent Presenter at Continuing Education Programs in ethics, Criminal and Civil trial and pretrial practice. Instructor, University of Washington, Paralegal Certificate Program: Family Law and Criminal Law.
Collaborative Role(s): Divorce and Family Law Attorney, Mediator, OtherOther Civil Law Attorney