Cynthia B. Whitaker

Cynthia Whitaker founded the firm in 1984 as Law Offices of Cynthia Whitaker.  Cynthia’s practice is solely focused on representing clients in complex family law matters, including financial, business, and parenting issues. Cynthia graduated from the University of Washington Law School, where she was on the Law Review.  She served as a pro tem Family Law Court Commissioner in King County Superior Court from 1988 to 2013.  Cynthia has been noted as a Washington Law and Politics Super Lawyer each year since 2002.  She has both organized and served as Chair for Continuing Legal Education seminars, including the annual “Hot Topics in Family Law” seminar hosted by the King County Bar Association for the last 12 years.  Cynthia served as the Editor in Chief for the Seattle King County Bar Bulletin (then named) and created and served as editor for the first three years of the Washington Women Lawyers Newsletter (1979 -- 1982).  Cynthia’s accomplishments include an extensive list of cases on which she served as trial counsel; she has been integral in establishing case law in Washington State.


Cynthia B. Whitaker
Founding Partner
Tel: 206 382-0000