About Lindsay D. Camandona

Family law attorney Lindsay D. Camandona is a fifth-generation Tacoma native who represents clients in a wide range of divorce, custody, and family law matters at the McKinley Irvin Tacoma law office. Lindsay thrives on the fact that she can make a difference in the lives of the people and families in her community through the practice of law.

"There is a need in family law for attorneys to provide an emotional outlet," says Lindsay. "I pay the utmost attention to the feelings and emotions that drive my clients, and I respect them."

"The outcome of a family law case can have a lifelong impact, and it is my priority to achieve a resolution they can live and be happy with."

Lindsay's clients also benefit from her ability to be tough and tenacious in advocating practical, workable and realistic legal solutions. She ensures that her clients understand their choices and what they can expect, and helps them prepare for what will very likely be one of the most difficult times in their lives. Her approach is designed to reduce stress by providing information and support continuously throughout the legal process.

"I'm a very family oriented person," says Lindsay. "I take great pride in the help I provide to people through practicing family law."

"I work hard for my clients to protect what is most cherished and important to them."

Education & Experience


  • J.D., Seattle University School of Law
    • CALI Excellence for the Future Award, Justice & Society
  • B.A., Political Science and Psychology, Washington State University, cum laude


  • President-Elect, Tacoma-Pierce County Bar Association Young Lawyers Section, 2014
  • Trustee, Tacoma-Pierce County Bar Association Young Lawyers Section, 2013

Memberships & Affiliations

  • Washington State Bar Association, Family Law Section
  • Tacoma-Pierce County Bar Association, Family Law Section
  • Washington State Bar Association, Young Lawyers Division

Latest posts by Lindsay D. Camandona

5 Misconceptions About Common-Law Marriage

Common Law Marriage?

Johnny Depp and Vanessa Paradis did it. Maybe. So did Susan Sarandon and Tim Robbins. Probably. Goldie Hawn and Kurt Russell are still doing it. What is it these famous couples have been doing?  They all have waded into the … Read More ›

8 Weird Things People Fought for in Their Divorce


We’re accustomed to people battling over kids, houses and bank accounts, but some of the items below boggle the mind with their eccentricity, specificity and downright meanness (see kidney).  These 8 things people have fought over in a divorce cover … Read More ›

How Child Custody is Determined in a Divorce

The court has several goals in deciding child custody in a divorce case. These goals can include, but are not limited to: Providing for the child’s physical care Maintaining emotional stability for the child Providing for the changing needs of … Read More ›