alexis squier attorney at law | principal
“It is an honor and a big responsibility to be chosen to work with a client in what can be the most difficult time in his or her life. This feeds my determination to be resolute in maintaining integrity and civility, while acting as a strong legal advocate.”
— alexis squier
With over 20 years of experience as a family law attorney and litigator, Alexis is a Founding Principal at Strata Law Group. In addition to her litigation practice, Alexis is a trained Collaborative Law practitioner, helping many clients to resolve their divorce disputes outside of court. She also serves as a Mediator and Settlement Conference Master in family law matters. She currently sits on the King County Collaborative Law Board and is the acting Treasurer. In addition, Alexis has served as Chair of the King County Bar Association’s Family Law Section, and has co-chaired the Legislative Subcommittee of the Family Law Section, serving on a panel that drafts family law legislation and court rules.
Alexis has grown her expertise through a wide range of experiences – from handling the most vulnerable population as a Title 26 Guardian ad Litem for children, to dealing with the most contentious divorce situations. She is experienced in complex property distribution matters, including cases involving complicated property characterization issues (tracing of separate assets), closely held corporations, real estate concerns, stock options, and pension/retirement issues.
As a community leader, Alexis serves as a Volunteer Settlement Conference Master, assisting clients of low or moderate income to resolve their family legal matters. She has also worked as an advocate for victims of domestic violence through the Seattle City Attorney’s Office.
When she is not practicing law, Alexis spends time with her family enjoying the beach and all that the Puget Sound has to offer.
- Whitman College, B.A., Literature, 1987
- Seattle University, Juris Doctor, 1993
- University of Washington, Professional Mediation Education, 2001
- Collaborative Law Education, 2007
associations & memberships
- Washington State Bar Association, Family Law Section
- King County Bar Association, Family Law Section
- King County Bar Association, Collaborative Law Section, Alternative Dispute Resolution Section
- International Association of Collaborative Practitioners
- King County Collaborative Practice
Read what Alexis’ clients are saying on Avvo:
Posted by John
June 1, 2016
Excellent choice for an attorney
Alexis skillfully navigated my case through a difficult divorce. She kept the process on track and did a good job of reading the other counsel and their intentions. She was always conscientious and up front about the cost of this and always looked for ways to mitigate it. Read more…”
Posted by Joel
May 25, 2016
Pragmatic and Fair
Alexis helped me resolve some difficult child residential and support issues. She was supportive and pragmatic in her approach to resolving challenging problems. Collaborative solutions were always the first option, and were backed up by solid pragmatic legal advice when necessary. It was refreshing to feel that I had an advocate to help me through the process. Read more…”
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alexis provides the following legal services:
Divorce & Legal Separation
Pre & Post Nuptial Agreements
Call today to schedule your initial consultation – (206) 682-6826