Family Law Appeals

When: 8-Nov-2017 12:00pm - 1:00pm

Where: Century Square Building, 1501 Fourth Avenue, Seattle WA 3rd floor Alki Conference Room


This presentation will introduce appellate advocacy in family law cases. Topics will include the following: how to identify whether you have an appealable issue; advice on brief writing from a former judicial law clerk; a behind-the-scenes look at appellate procedure and case flow; and tips for family law attorneys on preserving the record for appeal.

Co-presented by Matthew Taylor, Attorney, McKinley Irvin

Co-presented by Laura Sell, Partner, McKinley Irvin

Matthew Taylor worked as a civil defense litigator for many years before focusing his practice exclusively on family law. Matt’s practice emphasizes appellate law, LGBT family law, and UCCJEA cases. Matt serves clients in Pierce County and King County.

Laura Sell is a partner at McKinley Irvin and active litigator of family law cases. Laura focuses her practice on complex divorce cases, including matters involving high value assets, closely-held businesses, professional practices, and complex compensation structures. Laura also assists parties in resolving family law disputes by serving as a mediator.

Cost: Free

Credit: 1.0 Live


There are a limited number of seats. To reserve yours, email or call 206-625-9600. Please include the name of the CLE(s), your name, state bar number, and email address on your RSVP.

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