What is Thomas’s approach? Keeping it simple. Thomas likes helping people. Fancy legal words aren’t helpful and neither are explanations that are more complicated than the question.
Thomas and his wife, Tara, are the proud parents of two energetic children. Thomas’s family enjoys skiing at Mt. Hood, watching Tara brave the cold Oregon coast to surf, and spending time in Hood River as Thomas kiteboards.
Attorney At Law
Jakob is an attorney focused on probate and trust administration with an emphasis on court proceedings. Jakob believes in providing effective advocacy through clear explanations, thorough research, and strong attorney-client relationships. He is a member of the Multnomah Bar Association Young Lawyers Section Membership Committee and volunteers at the Hollywood Senior Center legal clinic.
Jakob and his wife, Alexandra, live in Portland’s historic St. Johns neighborhood. They enjoy frequent walks through Cathedral Park, catching movies at the Twin Screen theater, and scuba diving in tropical climates. Jakob also conquers monsters in a weekly game of Dungeons & Dragons with his friends.
In her spare time, Jessica enjoys multiple artistic endeavors including oil painting, ceramics, and drawing. When the weather is cooperative, her favorite past time is taking her adorable beagle Koukla on long walks in the area’s surrounding parks and natural reserves.
Caitlyn is our Estate Planning Paralegal. She supports and assists our attorney by drafting client estate planning documents. In addition, she guides clients through the process of identifying and updating their assets. Caitlyn’s warm demeanor and attention to detail, thanks in part to her role as a former banker, make her a wonderful partner to our clients.
Caitlyn and her husband have called Vancouver’s Carter Park neighborhood home for nearly twenty years. They give back to this wonderful community by volunteering with their neighborhood association. Caitlyn enjoys exploring Vancouver’s downtown core with her family, attending her kiddo’s many activities, and toasting friends at a local taproom.
Ann has lived in the Northwest for over 30 years and in Vancouver for 15 years. She and her husband are active in various community organizations. Ann is also a devoted mother to four children and one grandchild who live in the Portland area. Every so often she also enjoys a cold IPA, especially on a warm summer evening.
Ellie enjoys live music, reading, traveling, and studying foreign cultures. Ellie was born in Oregon and has lived in the beautiful Pacific Northwest her whole life. In her free time, she volunteers locally, cooks, and goes hiking and bike riding.