17837 First Avenue South, #174
Normandy Park, WA 98148, United States

  • 206-824-1162

Practice/Organization Description

Elizabeth Lorraine Elliott "Lorrie" is the 2012-2013 Past Chair of the Washington State Bar Association's Animal Law Section. She is also the Chair of the section's annual continuing legal education program. Lorrie has a full time animal law practice in Normandy Park, but serves clients throughout the State of Washington. She concentrates on all aspects of animal law. This includes, but is not limited to, custody disputes; replevin actions; dog bites; animal injuries and death; and service animal discrimination. She is a long standing member of the Animal Legal Defense Fund and a strong advocate for animal rights. Lorrie received her JD and then her Masters of Law from the University Of Washington School Of Law. She has been practicing law since 1999. Lorrie is a frequent speaker to various organizations on the subject of animal law. Lorrie has been interviewed by local news organizations. She has also been quoted in the CNN news online and CityDog Magazine. Lorrie has given presentations at multiple continuing legal education programs held by the Washington State Bar Association and the King County Bar Association. She attained her Master of Arts in Teaching from the School for International Training, the original home of the Peace Corp, in Brattleboro, Vermont. Lorrie spent several years teaching at the college level prior to obtaining her law degree. She has two constant canine companions - Rosie and Magic.

Bar Admissions

Washington State 1999

Education

2001 Masters of Law in Taxation University of Washington School of Law

1998 Juris Doctor University of Washington School of Law

1994 Master of Arts in Teaching,

School for International Training Brattleboro,Vermont

1986 BA Western Washington University

Professional Associations & Memberships

Washington State Bar Association; King County Bar Association; Washington State Association for Justice Eagle Member; Animal Legal Defense Fund Member

Honors and Awards

Past Chair, Washington State Bar Association's Animal Law Section 2012-2013; Chair Washington State Bar Association's Animal Law Section's Annual Continuing Legal Education Program; Chair, Washington State Bar Association's Animal Law Section 2011-2012; Chair Animal Law Section Continuing Legal Education Program 2012; Past Chair, Washington State Bar Association's Animal Law Section 2009 - 2010; Co-Chair Animal Law Section Annual Continuing Legal Education Program 2010; Chair, Washington State Bar Association's Animal Law Section 2008- 2009; Chair Animal Law Section Annual Continuing Legal Education Program 2009; Chair Elect 2007-2008; Secretary-Treasurer 2006 - 2007;

Areas of Practice
  • Civil Rights
  • Litigation
  • Personal Injury
  • Wills, Trusts, & Estate Planning
Locations
Other U.S. Locations
  • Washington
Number of Attorneys

Sole Practitioner

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