Attorney Elizabeth Hanley was featured on Public News Service today regarding a Supreme Court case reviewing whether employers can ban class-action lawsuits. Ms. Hanley spoke to the importance of class action suits in wage theft cases.
Attorney Michael Longyear will be a co-chair for the Washington State Bar Association’s 20th Annual Fall Elder Law Conference. Topics for the seminar will include: Washington Disability Law, client representation in elder mediation, and a session on Capacity to Care. The conference will take place on September 8th, 2017 and registration is available through the WSBA website.
We are happy to announce that attorney Michael Longyear has joined the Washington Association of Professional Guardians as a Member of the Board of Directors. The WAPG is an organization that represents the interests of Certified Professional Guardians (CPGs) and aims to educate on issues relevant to guardianship as well as promoting and facilitating standards for guardians.
Reed Longyear was proud to sponsor this year’s King County Bar Association’s Annual Awards Dinner. We extend our congratulations to the honorees and recognize the important contributions they have made to justice in our community.
We are pleased to announce that attorney Carla Calogero is now a member of the Estate Planning Council of Seattle. The Estate Planning Council is a local organization focused on furthering the education of professionals and providing resources regarding the complex issues of estate planning. Membership includes local attorneys, CPA’s, trust officers, insurance professionals and financial planners.
This month we celebrate the anniversary of John Vaughey and Shane Yelish. Shane joined our office in 2010 and works primarily with commercial small businesses. John, whose practice focuses on personal injury, is celebrating his 11th year with Reed Longyear. We greatly appreciate your dedication to our practice!
Attorney Anton Cauthorn will be giving presentations on digital assets and durable powers-of-attorney at the Personal Estate Planning for the 99% program this Wednesday 04/12. There is still time to register! See the KCBA program for details.