McKinley Irvin is happy to announce that five lawyers have been named to
the 2017 Edition of
The Best Lawyers in America, the oldest peer-review publication in the legal profession.
Marc T. Christianson, Law Practice Managing Partner, Tacoma
Listed in Best Lawyers since 2005
Jeffrey S. Matthews, Partner, Portland
Listed in Best Lawyers since 2016
Elizabeth A. Michelson, Of Counsel, Everett
Listed in Best Lawyers since 2001
David B. Starks, Partner, Seattle
Listed in Best Lawyers since 2012
Gordon W. Wilcox, Of Counsel, Seattle
Listed in Best Lawyers since 1987
The Best Lawyers in America list are divided by geographic region and practice areas. They are reviewed
by their peers on the basis of professional expertise, and undergo an
authentication process to make sure they are in current practice and in
Elizabeth Michelson: Family Law Lawyer of the Year 2017
Partner Elizabeth Michelson has also been named the 2017 "Lawyer of
the Year" for the practice of Family Law. She joins two colleagues
at McKinley Irvin who have also received this distinction in the recent
past, Marc Christianson (2015) and Gordon Wilcox (2012).
Gordon W. Wilcox: 30 Years
This marks the 30th consecutive year that Gordon Wilcox has been recognized
by the publication.
McKinley Irvin: Top Listed Family Law Firm in Washington State
With 4 attorneys listed in Best Lawyers in Washington State, McKinley Irvin
has again been named a "Top Listed Firm" in the practice of
Family Law in Washington. There are 20 attorneys total listed in the state
for Family Law, of which 4 are with McKinley Irvin.
Congratulations to Marc, Liz, David, Jeff, and Gordon for this distinguished