Kari Petrasek

Kari Petrasek

  • Juvenile Law, Estate Planning, Elder Law...
  • Washington
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Summary

I am currently a solo attorney in Mukilteo, Washington and have significant experience in the area of juvenile law, handling mostly dependency and termination matters and also juvenile offender cases. I am also a dedicated advocate for children, having served more than 13 years as a Guardian ad Litem for dependent children. In addition, I have served as a judge and commissioner pro tempore at Snohomish County Juvenile Court, the family law and guardianship/probate courtrooms, and for mental health hearings for the past ten years. As an experienced litigator, I also handle guardianship, elder law, estate planning, and family law matters.

Currently, I am the Chair of the WSBA Solo & Small Practice Section, a Past-President of the Snohomish County Bar Association, actively involved with the ABA Solo Small Firm & General Practice Division, I have served as a Washington delegate to the ABA House of Delegates and am currently an ABA at-large delegate to the House of Delegates, and I am a member of the Washington State CASA. I am licensed to practice in the United States District Court for the Western District of Washington and U.S. Supreme Court.

When not in the office, I coach the Archbishop Murphy High School Mock Trial teams, and serve on numerous other boards and committees in my community. In my free time, I enjoy skiing, golfing, football, and baseball.

Practice Areas
  • Juvenile Law
  • Estate Planning
  • Elder Law
  • Divorce
  • Family Law
Additional Practice Area
  • Guardianships
Fees
  • Rates, Retainers and Additional Information
    I have hourly and flat fee billing structures. I accept cash, checks, and money orders.
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
Washington
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Education
Seattle University School of Law
J.D. (2002) | Law
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Activities: Mentor for first-year law students Academic Conduct Board Member American Bar Association – Law Student Division Alternative Dispute Resolution Negotiation Competition Alternative Dispute Resolution Client Counseling Competition
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Gustavus Adolphus College
B.A. (1999) | Criminal Justice, International Management, German
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Honors: Dean’s List Spring and Fall Semesters of 1997, 1998, 1999
Activities: College Judicial Board Member, Gymnastics team
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Professional Associations
Washington State Bar # 33058
Member
- Current
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Websites & Blogs
Website
Website
Contact & Map
Petrasek Law, PLLC
11700 Mukilteo Speedway, Suite 201-1006
11700 Mukilteo Speedway, Suite 201-1006
Mukilteo, WA 98275
USA
Telephone: (425) 361-7699