J. Patrick Shirey - Of Counsel, Yakima

J. Patrick Shirey

Of Counsel | Yakima

Pat’s practice focuses on estate planning, trust and estate administration and litigation, and elder law. He also represents businesses in transactional matters, as well as nonprofits, such as the Diocese of Yakima and Catholic Charities of the Diocese of Yakima.


  • Washington


  • University of Oregon School of Law, J.D.
  • University of Notre Dame, magna cum laude

Recognition & Honors

  • AV rated by Martindale-Hubbell Peer Review

Publications & Presentations

  • "Life's a Breach, and So You Litigate," panelist, 2019 Real Property, Probate & Trust Midyear, presented by WSBA (June 2019)

Professional & Community Activities

  • Washington Academy of Elder Law Attorneys, Past Board Member and Treasurer
  • Yakima County Bar Association, Member and Past-President
  • National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys, Member
  • National Diocesan Attorney Association, Member
  • Washington State Bar Association, Member

Background & Interests

Patrick loves spending his free time with his wife and three children. He also enjoys outdoor activities of all kinds.