North Members

Lorna L Bigsby Lorna L Bigsby, Attorney
Lorna L. Bigsby, PLLC
2918 Colby Ave. Suite 201A
Everett, WA, 98201
425-339-8450, fax

Lorna comes to collaborative practice with over thirty years experience representing spouses, parents, and others in contested divorce, parentage, modification and related family law proceedings. Against that background, she now embraces the collaborative law option for its private, respectful, non-combative way of moving couples through the divorce/separation process to find highly personal, durable settlement solutions.

Collaborative Role(s): Divorce and Family Law Attorney

Cynthia R First Cynthia R First, Ms.
Port Gardner Law Group
2918 Colby Avenue, Suite 201
Everett, WA 98201
425-789-1214, fax

Author, Hunter-Gatherer Collaborative Practice, Family Court Review, Vol. 49, No. 2, April 2011 249-256. Speaker, Collaborative Professionals of Washington Annual Conference, 2010.

Credentials: International Academy of Collaborative Professionals, Washington State Bar Association, Former Member - Washington State Bar Association Family Law Executive Committee (statewide elected position), Collaborative Professionals of Washington, Board Member - King County Collaborative Law, Cypress Collaborative Solutions, North Sound Collaborative Law

Collaborative Role(s): Divorce and Family Law AttorneyMediator

Celia L Griffin Celia L Griffin, CPA, CDFA
Celia Griffin, CPA, PLLC
19125 North Creek Pkwy, Ste 120
Bothell, WA 98011-8000
425-954-8500, fax

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

Billie L Grissom Billie L Grissom, Attorney at Law
Billie Grissom Law, PLLC
19125 North Creek Parkway
Suite 120
Bothell, WA 98011

Billie L. Grissom received her Juris Doctor from Seattle University School of Law, and her Bachelor's Degree from the University of Washington. Ms. Grissom has been involved with the local collaborative law movement since 2005. Billie is a former board member for King County Collaborative Law. Her solo family law practice is focused on peacemaking and is limited to out of court settlement options.

Collaborative Role(s): Divorce and Family Law Attorney

Gail B Nunn Gail B Nunn
Nunn Vhan & Lang, PLLC
2707 Colby Ave, Ste 1204
PO Box 5519
Everett, WA 98201
425-259-6224, fax

Gail B. Nunn brings years of experience and wisdom to her clients in helping them resolve their family law matters. Recognizing how destructive litigation is to family relationships, Ms. Nunn believes that the divorcing partners can reach durable agreements through collaborative process that are unique to each families needs. She listens to her clients and cares about their future.

Credentials: Mom, wife, sister, daughter, friend and... Fellow American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers Washington State Bar Association American Bar Association Snohomish County Bar Association Washington Women Lawyers Domestic Violence Services of Snohomish County board member Snohomish County Legal Services volunteer Snohomish County Equal Access to Justice award in 2000 David Kastle Pro Bono award in 2006 St Thomas More Parish

Collaborative Role(s): Divorce and Family Law AttorneyMediator

Eugene Oliver
5507 35th Ave. NE
Seattle, WA 98105
206 547 1276, fax

I have represented people in family law cases since 1977, regularly seeking and encouraging mutually acceptable solutions and maintaining positive relationships whenever possible. Collaborative Law fits those long standing practice goals. I am excited to work with other professionals to help clients create their own solutions based on their mutual needs, and on respect for everyone involved.

Collaborative Role(s): Divorce and Family Law Attorney