One of PSBJ Fastest-Growing Private Companies in 2011
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One of PSBJ Fastest-Growing Private Companies in 2011

Posted on October 12, 2011 02:40pm

SEATTLE — McKinley Irvin, Washington’s largest law firm focused exclusively on divorce and family law, announced today that it has achieved a #90 ranking on the Puget Sound Business Journal’s “100 Fastest-Growing Private Companies” in Washington State for 2011. McKinley Irvin is the first law firm to ever achieve ranking on this list.

This award recognizes privately held companies who have sustained a high level of growth. Puget Sound Business Journal researched and verified year-over-year revenue growth from 2008 to 2010 to determine its list of the 100 fastest growing private companies in Washington state. The Puget Sound Business Journal recognized recipients and announced the rankings at an event held October 13, 2011 in Seattle.

McKinley Irvin is a family law firm with over 20 attorneys who practice exclusively family law. The firm has been in practice since 1991, serving western Washington State with offices in Seattle and Tacoma. The firm recently opened office in Portland, Oregon and is also serving Vancouver, WA and the Portland metropolitan area.

“We have an amazing group of attorneys and staff that have helped us continue to grow and expand our family law practice,” said Sands McKinley, cofounder and managing partner of McKinley Irvin. “Our attorneys are among the best in the field of family law. Every year, the excellence of their legal abilities and passion for our clients only gets stronger. This is the key factor in the success of our firm.”

Since 2009, McKinley Irvin has doubled the number of attorneys on staff and is currently one of the Pacific Northwest’s largest law firms practicing exclusively family law.


Lorraine Montez, 206.264.4515.


Headquartered in Seattle and with offices throughout the Pacific Northwest, McKinley Irvin is a premier divorce and family law firm, and the largest family law firm in the state of Washington. McKinley Irvin has protected the rights of families since 1991—handling complex family law cases involving divorce, custody and international matters. For more information about McKinley Irvin, visit us at


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