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  • Attorney Hillary Dawn Joins McKinley Irvin in Tacoma

    Attorney Hillary Dawn Joins McKinley Irvin in Tacoma Tacoma, WA – July 27, 2021 – McKinley Irvin announced today that family law attorney Hillary Dawn has joined the firm in its Tacoma office. Her practice will focus on divorce, child custody, child support, and domestic violence. Dawn says she is particularly passionate about serving the LGBTQ community in family law matters, especially when she can help protect her clients’ parental rights when they are not biologically related to their children. Dawn received her bachelor’s degree from Gonzaga University and her juris ...
  • Attorney Carry Porter Joins McKinley Irvin

    Attorney Carry Porter Joins McKinley Irvin Kirkland, WA – July 6, 2021 – McKinley Irvin announced today that family law attorney Carry Porter has joined the firm in its Kirkland and Seattle offices. Porter graduated with honors from Seattle University School of Law in 2010. She brings a diverse array of legal experience to the firm, including work as a solo practitioner, with the Ecology Division of the Washington Attorney General’s Office, and for the City of Kent Prosecutor’s Office. At McKinley Irvin, Porter will represent clients in a variety family law matters, ...
  • Attorney Rory D. Flay Joins McKinley Irvin Vancouver

    Attorney Rory D. Flay Joins McKinley Irvin Vancouver VANCOUVER, WA – June 21, 2021 – McKinley Irvin, the Pacific Northwest’s largest family law firm, announced today that family law attorney Rory D. Flay has joined the firm in its Vancouver office. Flay received his Juris Doctorate (J.D.) from Lewis and Clark Law School and his bachelor’s degree in Sociology at Humboldt State University with a focus on Native American Studies. Flay’s practice will focus on divorce, child custody, child support, domestic violence, and other family law issues. With a background in public ...
  • Attorney Timea R. Hanratty Joins McKinley Irvin

    Attorney Timea R. Hanratty Joins McKinley Irvin Kirkland, WA – April 19, 2021 - McKinley Irvin announced that family law attorney Timea R. Hanratty has joined the firm and will be serving clients in its Kirkland and Seattle offices. Hanratty represents clients in all family law matters, including divorce, post-divorce issues, child custody, child support, modifications, and UCCJEA and UIFSA issues. She previously worked as an estate planning attorney and is experienced in complex high asset divorces. Hanratty graduated summa cum laude from Arizona State University (ASU) ...
  • Bill and Melinda Gates Divorce Toolkit for Media Inquiries

    Bill and Melinda Gates Divorce Toolkit for Media Inquiries Legal Insight on Complex Divorce Cases for Reporters As the Pacific Northwest’s largest family law firm, McKinley Irvin is a leader in complex and emerging areas of divorce and family law. Our attorneys regularly publish and speak on family law issues and many are skilled in family law subspecialties, such as complex and high-value property, business, and financial distributions with billion/million-dollar estates at issue. For inquiries regarding Washington state divorce law and high-profile divorce issues , please contact ...
  • McKinley Irvin ranked in 2021 "Best Law Firms"

    Firm achieves a Tier 1 ranking in Family Law for the tenth consecutive year SEATTLE – November 5, 2020 – McKinley Irvin announced that the firm has been ranked in the 2021 U.S. News – Best Lawyers® “Best Law Firms” list for Family Law in the Seattle Metro region. Firms included in the 2021 "Best Law Firms" list are recognized for professional excellence with persistently impressive ratings from clients and peers. Inclusion in the 2021 ranking marks the tenth consecutive year that McKinley Irvin has achieved a Regional Tier 1 ...
  • Vancouver Family Law Attorney Eric Leavitt Joins McKinley Irvin

    Vancouver Family Law Attorney Eric Leavitt Joins McKinley Irvin VANCOUVER, WA – September 9, 2020 – McKinley Irvin, the Pacific Northwest’s largest family law firm, announced that family law attorney Eric Leavitt has joined the firm. Leavitt will focus his practice at McKinley Irvin on divorce, custody, and other family law matters in the firm’s Vancouver office. He specializes in family law matters involving children, including complex custody and support issues, parenting plans, and non-parental custody cases. Leavitt received his Juris Doctorate (J.D.) at McGeorge School of Law, ...
  • 14 McKinley Irvin family law attorneys included in 2021 The Best Lawyers in America®

    14 McKinley Irvin family law attorneys included in 2021 The Best Lawyers in America® SEATTLE – August 20, 2020 – McKinley Irvin, the Pacific Northwest’s premier family law firm, announced today that fourteen of the firm’s attorneys were selected for inclusion in the 2021 Edition of The Best Lawyers in America®. The annual Best Lawyers listing is determined by a comprehensive peer review process to select the leading attorneys in each legal practice area for their geographical region. McKinley Irvin would like to congratulate the following lawyers named to 2021 The Best Lawyers in America list: Marc T. ...
  • McKinley Irvin Family Law Attorneys Recognized in 2020 Super Lawyers and Rising Stars

    SEATTLE – July 16, 2020 – McKinley Irvin, the Northwest’s premier family law firm, announced today that 19 of its attorneys have been selected to the 2020 Super Lawyers and Rising Stars lists. Super Lawyers are nominated by their peers for their professional accomplishments and dedication to the practice of law. Finalists are selected using independent, third-party research to determine the top five percent of the highest achieving attorneys. The Rising Stars list is established by the same process and recognizes attorneys ...
  • McKinley Irvin Announces Temporary Order Arbitration Services

    McKinley Irvin Announces Temporary Order Arbitration Services Tacoma, WA – March 31, 2020 – McKinley Irvin, the region’s largest family law firm, is now offering family law temporary order arbitration services. As the courts are currently limiting and postponing temporary order hearings due to the Coronavirus, McKinley Irvin’s arbitration services offer another way to quickly obtain family law temporary orders that are enforceable by the court, without needing to schedule a hearing with the court. Arbitrators Jamie R. Walker, Cameron J. Fleury, Kim Schnuelle, and Theresa R. Lorella ...
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