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Our firm is focused exclusively on family law. We are personally committed to our clients and work diligently to solve problems and achieve the best possible results.

We are strong advocates for our clients while offering effective and common sense representation. Crafting long-term workable solutions is our top priority. We listen to our clients, keep them informed throughout, and keep the case moving forward through the process. It is our goal to ease the process of divorce and to effectively represent our client’s interests.

 
 


Areas of Practice

We represent clients in most areas of matrimonial and family law, including:

  • Divorce / Dissolution of Marriage
  • Legal Separation
  • Parentage / Paternity
  • Non Parental Custody
  • Parenting Plans
  • Child Support
  • Maintenance / Spousal Support
  • Division of Property and Debts
  • Financial Concerns
  • Modification of Parenting Plans and Support Orders
  • Post-Secondary Support
  • Relocation
  • Contempt and Enforcement Proceedings
  • Temporary Restraining Orders / Protection Orders
  • Prenuptial and Postnuptial Agreements
  • Litigation
  • Mediation
  • Collaborative Law
 


About Jennifer

 

 

Jennifer Papahronis has practiced exclusively in the area of family law since 1998 representing clients in a wide range of matrimonial, parentage and family law matters. Almost all of her clients are referrals from past clients and other attorneys.

Jennifer approaches every case in a practical, straightforward manner in order to achieve the most favorable, efficient and cost-effective results for her clients. She recognizes that every client has unique circumstances and handles each case differently, but always with the client's goals in mind. She settles cases in a traditional or collaborative fashion when appropriate and, when not, she is prepared to take the case to trial.

A team approach is important to Jennifer and she works in close collaboration with her clients encouraging them to be focused on the future.  Her goal is to put each client on a path to financial and emotional security. To this end, she provides her clients with the tools necessary to help them construct a solid foundation on which to navigate the next chapters of their lives.

For her undergraduate studies, Jennifer majored in Social Psychology and received her B.A. from Tufts University in 1994.  She graduated from DePaul University College of Law in 1998 and began her legal career working for a boutique law firm in Chicago specializing in family law.  In 2009, drawn to the beauty of the Pacific Northwest, she moved to Seattle.  Jennifer initially practiced family law at K&L Gates, LLC and in 2012 opened her own firm.

Jennifer is admitted to practice in both Washington and Illinois and is trained in collaborative law. She is a volunteer mediator with the King County Volunteer Settlement Conference program and former Content Editor for the Domestic Relations Chapter of the Washington Lawyers Practice Manual. Jennifer is fluent in German.

 
 

 
 
 
 


Contact

Choosing an attorney can feel like a big commitment.  To help you make your choice, we offer a free one hour consultation to answer your questions and help you understand the process. Please contact us at:

Phone: (206) 745-7400
Email: info@jpfamilylaw.com

 
 


Location

We are located in the AGC Building in South Lake Union.
Our address is:
1200 Westlake Ave N, Suite 815, Seattle, WA 98109

 
 

PARKING

The building has a pay parking lot directly adjacent on the south side (down the ramp). There are also two pay by the hour city lots on the east side of Westlake Ave N.