Cases: Stories of Lives and Lawyers
We have helped people in more than one thousand cases. We would like the opportunity to help you. Below are summaries of some of the cases where we have helped other people, organized by the type of case.
We hope these examples can demonstrate the many ways our assistance can make a significant difference in a client’s life, and in the outcome of their legal situation.
Sometimes our legal problems can feel overwhelming, and it is easy to lose hope that anyone can help sort it out. We can help you find your way through stressful legal issues; contact us to see how much of a difference we can make.
Bear in mind that the outcome of every case is unique and the results obtained in any of these cases may not be the same result in your case, even if the facts sound similar.
In this case we were approached very shortly after a young single father was tragically electrocuted in a workplace accident, leaving his daughter orphaned and in the care of friends who had agreed to be the child’s godparents. They came seeking help becoming her custodian. Not only did we do that, but we helped these friends understand the importance of becoming the administrators of the father’s estate in probate and then prosecuting a personal injury case as estate administrators against the negligent parties, leading to one...
Children aren’t the only ones who sometimes need protection. In this case an elderly mother, suffering from cognitive loss from stroke, was taken from the home of her daughter by a part-time caregiver. She handed the disabled elder off to her unemployed son-in-law who took her to Seattle to live with him, having the elder empty her bank account enroute. Our client was another daughter who appealed for immediate help. Working on the weekend as well as weekdays we were able to obtain a Vulnerable Adult Protection Order restraining the...
This case involved child abduction to a foreign country, arrest by the FBI, securing a reversal of custody to the father, obtaining custody of the children by a writ of habeas corpus, criminal and contempt findings by the court and over 10 years of litigation. Our client was the tragic victim of severe parental alienation and custodial abduction of his children by their mother. Within days of entry of an agreed divorce and parenting plan this father could not find the mother or children in order to obtain his court-ordered...