Celeste A. McDonell is a principal in the firm. She focuses her practice in the areas of family law, guardianships, estate planning, probate, and trust and estate litigation.

Celeste is admitted to practice in federal and state courts of Washington.

Celeste has presented continuing education seminars to professional and lay groups on topics including Wills and Trusts, Durable Powers of Attorney, Health Care Directives, Washington State Probate, elder law, family law mediation and litigation, and ethical considerations in family law and estate planning.

Celeste is a member of the Washington State Bar Association and the King County Bar Association, and serves as a volunteer settlement conference mediator for King County family law cases. Celeste is also a volunteer with the King County Volunteer Attorneys for Persons with AIDS program and has served on various King County Bar Association committees including professionalism and judicial recommendation.

B.A., magna cum laude, Community Services, Seattle University, 1978.

J.D., Seattle University School of Law, 1981.

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