At Tsai Law Company (TLC), our experienced team of Seattle divorce lawyers have a vast amount of experience in the area of divorce and family law. If you have landed on this webpage, you are probably looking for information regarding your family law matter. Please call us at 206-728-8000 and we will provide you with a free telephone consultation. This is the best way for us to answer your questions. All information you provide during the call is confidential. During the call, we can discover your goals and plan to accomplish them through either mediation or litigation. We are attentive to your needs and communication style. Our goal is to help you during this difficult time in your life. Please see our testimonial page to see what our clients are saying about our representation.
The attorneys at Tsai Law Company, PLLC have broad expertise in family law and the division of assets. View our Seattle Divorce Lawyer profiles here. Our practice is concentrated on divorce, determination of child custody, child support, parenting plan modifications, domestic partnerships, alimony/spousal support, paternity, visitation, and the primary residential placement of children. We are a small group of tough but caring attorneys who will fight to protect you and your legal rights at every step of the divorce process. The first step is to call and obtain a free phone consultation.
Washington Family Law Practice Areas
For complex divorce and child custody cases, our lawyers have extensive litigation experience in King County, Snohomish County, Pierce County, and Kitsap County. We also have experience litigating family law appeals at both the Appellate and Supreme Court level in Washington state.
Protecting Your Interests
We offer high quality legal services for people dealing with divorce and family law matters. Whether you’re looking for divorce attorneys for men or women, our lawyers have the experience required to protect your interests. We represents Fathers rights and Mothers rights. We can also help you through financial issues that involve how property will be divided, how debt will be divided, and whether one spouse must financially assist another spouse through spousal maintenance or alimony for a time until that spouse is able or should be able to support themselves.
If you are planning an upcoming marriage, our attorneys can also assist you with the creation of a Prenuptial Agreement in Washington State. It’s important to start the prenuptial process far enough in advance of the wedding to avoid any claims of duress in the event of divorce. It is also important to be sure that full disclosure is made by both spouses regarding all assets and liabilities.
Comprehensive Family Law Services in Divorce
Preparing for divorce can be difficult and it’s important to choose a family law attorney with the experience required to achieve optimal results in your case. Our Seattle Divorce Lawyers have high credibility in the family law community and we can help you become fully prepared for the divorce process. Our expertise in finance and real estate can also uncover hidden assets in divorce. When it comes to divorce property and the splitting of assets, you are in good hands with our representation. You should not agree to any property settlement agreement without consulting a family law attorney.
Whether you have just been served with a restraining order (or need to obtain one), are planning to divorce your spouse and have questions about your children and their well-being, or want to know about the financial ramifications of divorce including spousal maintenance and child support, our attorneys can assess your situation and provide you with the most appropriate legal advice regarding divorce.
Our Seattle Divorce Lawyers can advise you on a number of family law topics that will come up after filing for divorce in Seattle, Washington. Whether you are working on your first declaration, attending court, going to your first mediation, or trying to manage your divorce costs or tax credits, we can provide you with sound advice. You may also view our blog for articles related to estate planning mistakes to avoid after divorce.
Family Law Practice Areas
To discuss information regarding High Asset Divorce, Child Custody, Child Relocation, and Child Support please contact our Seattle Divorce Lawyers today. You may also view the Washington State Court of Appeals family law cases and opinions handled by our firm. We can answer your questions and guide you to make informed decisions.
Attorney Emily J. Tsai
“Zealous Representation of Clients”
Emily J. Tsai received her Bachelor’s Degree from the University of Washington in 1988. She completed a double major in History and English, cum laude, then went on to attend Law School at the University of Washington School of Law where she obtained her Juris Doctor in 1991.
Emily Tsai has been admitted to practice law in the State of Washington and in the State of California. Emily’s primary focus areas have been Family Law and Personal Injury Litigation.
Family Law: Emily has handled seventeen years worth of family law matters including all aspects of Divorce and Legal Separation, Complex Division of Property, Division of Business Assets, Dissolution of Partnerships, Mediation, Arbitration, Preparation of Prenuptial Agreements, Preparation of Post Nuptial Agreements, Registration of Out of State or Foreign Orders, Interstate Divorces, Representing Plaintiffs and Defendants in Claims for Meretricious Relationships, Prosecution and Defense of Restraining Orders, Prosecution and Defense of Domestic Violence Protection Orders, Prosecution and Defense of Anti-harassment orders, Preparation of Qualified Domestic Relations Orders, Representation in Paternity Matters, Mediation of Paternity and Divorce Matters, Acting as Mediator in Family Law Matters, Handling Third party Custody Actions, Handling Adoptions, Obtaining and Defending Requests for Spousal Maintenance, Arguing Jurisdiction and Venue Cases, and Handling No Contest Divorces.
Personal Injury: Emily has also focused her practice on several types of personal injury matters, including automobile accidents, mediations, arbitrations, dog bites, actions for wrongful death, soft tissue injuries, serious permanent injuries, and injuries involving long term disabilities.
Emily J. Tsai has been practicing Family Law and Personal Injury Law since 1991. This means she has extensive experience in these areas of law, and can provide you with a well-prepared, dynamic representation in these areas. Emily personally selects all of her cases and provides personal representation to each client. Every Family Law and Personal Injury matter is unique in some way; by personally getting to know you and your situation, Emily can provide legal advice that is specifically tailored to helping you meet your goals.
Emily understands that whether it’s a Family Law or Personal Injury matter, each of these represents tremendous personal anxiety. These matters have long-term implications financially, emotionally and professionally. They impact us at our deepest levels. Emily feels it is her job to do the worrying for you, help you restore your life and give you back your peace of mind.
Emily’s biographical history includes membership in Phi Beta Kappa and Golden Key National Honor Society. Recipient: Stuart Scholarship, 1984-1991; Washington Legal Foundation Scholarship, 1988.
Community Involvement: Volunteer Federal Way Legal Clinic 2003 to 2008, Volunteer Kent Regional Justice Center Settlement Master, 2004 to present.
In addition to Emily’s Superior Court proceedings, she was also the attorney for the Respondent in the published Division I, Court of Appeals case, In re the Parentage of J.A.B. 191 P.3d 71 (2008).
To reach Emily directly, email her at [email protected].