Practice Areas

Guardianship

A Guardianship is the process by which an individual or qualified entity obtains court authority to protect the rights or the property of an individual who has been determined by the court to be unable to provide for his person or to manage his property or financial affairs. Legal mechanisms exist for those looking to [..]

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Probate

When a person dies, he or she usually leaves assets in the form of real property, stocks, bonds, money in bank accounts, personal property, etc. Through the probate process, the legal heirs of the decedent are identified, the assets are marshaled, debts are paid, and the remainder is distributed to the legal heirs.  If the [..]

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Estate Planning

Although few people look forward to planning for what will happen in the event of their death or incapacity, it is necessary in order to ensure that your family is well taken care of after your passing. A will is a critical document that specifies how your assets, including your wealth and your belongings, will [..]

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Family Law

Facing legal issues within the family can create a significant amount of distress for you and your loved ones. At a time when emotions are running high and the future of you and your family is at stake, you need compassionate and dedicated legal representation. Elizabeth Turner is committed to providing the residents of Everett [..]

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Mediation & Arbitration

Mediation and arbitration are two forms of alternative dispute resolution. Arbitrations are most often held in child support or disputes that are more purely financial; the arbitrator hears both sides present their cases and then makes a decision. Arbitrations are a little less formal than trials, because they happen outside of the courtroom, but you [..]

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Attorney Discipline Defense

As an attorney, you know that obtaining your professional license and ability to practice in Washington is a significant investment. However, if a grievance or complaint has been filed against you under the Rules for Enforcement of Lawyer Conduct, your career could be in serious jeopardy. A grievance may be filed by a judge, an [..]

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