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Gloria Backus

  • Domestic Violence, Divorce, Family Law
  • Washington
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As a family law attorney, Ms. Backus understands that she is in a unique position to guide her clients through complex personal experiences and toward a brighter future. She focuses on creating a positive impact in her clients' lives by ensuring that she is always working towards their goals. Gloria understands that family law is intrinsically personal and requires more than knowing the law; it also requires an attorney to know people. Ms. Backus prioritizes building a relationship with her clients so that she can understand their goals. Attorney Backus knows first-hand how rewarding it is to help individuals navigate what is arguably the most challenging time in their life. She understands that the stakes are exceptionally high when working with families and, ultimately resolution is the key. When clients place their matters in her hands, they know Gloria cares and is looking for the best way forward for them and their families.

Practice Areas
    Domestic Violence
    Domestic Violence Restraining Orders
    Contested Divorce, Military Divorce, Property Division, Same Sex Divorce, Spousal Support & Alimony, Uncontested Divorce
    Family Law
    Adoption, Child Custody, Child Support, Father's Rights, Paternity, Prenups & Marital Agreements, Restraining Orders, Same Sex Family Law
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
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Professional Experience
Envision Family Law
Vindicate Criminal Law Group
Fiori Law Office
Armstrong Law, LLC
Staff Attorney
YWCA of Seattle
Civil Rights Investigator
Seattle Housing Authority
Gloria M. Backus, LLC
Domestic Violence Program Director
Eastside Legal Assistance Program
Founder/Managing Attorney
Legal Assistance Attorney
US Army Reserve
Federal Prosecutor/Chief Assistance Attorney
U.S. Army Intelligence Center
Rule 9 and Associate Attorney
Case Law Firm
University of Washington School of Law
J.D. (1994) | Law School
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Central Washington University
B.A. (1990)
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CLEO Fellowship
Counsel on Legal Education Opportunity
Professional Associations
Federal Court for the Western District of Washington
- Current
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Washington State Bar  # 24279
- Current
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