Practice Overview

Ellen assists families and the owners of privately held companies with navigating the critically important issues surrounding estate planning.

Focusing on her clients' wishes, she drafts estate planning documents that ensure that each client's goals will be achieved. Ellen also assists with the probate of estates, working closely with her clients and their families to ease what can be a difficult process during a challenging time.

Admissions

  • Washington (2012)
  • Arizona (2012)

Education

  • Arizona State University, J.D. (2011)
  • Loyola Marymount University, B.A. (2004)

Recognition & Honors

  • Volunteer Attorney of the Year, Yakima Volunteer Attorney Services (2017)

Publications & Presentations

Professional & Community Activities

  • Board Member, Campaign for Equal Justice (2016)
  • President, Yakima Estate Planning Council (2015 - 2016)
  • Treasurer, Yakima Estate Planning Council (2013 - 2015)
  • United Way of Central Washington Loaned Executive (2014)
  • Member, Community Investment Committee, United Way of Central Washington (2013)
  • Board Member, Yakima Greenway Foundation

Background & Interests

Ellen enjoys the many outdoor activities Yakima has to offer with her husband and two young children.