Angela Macey-Cushman

Angela Macey-Cushman

Estate Planning Attorney at Somers Tamblyn Isenhour Bleck, PLLC
  • Probate, Estate Planning, Elder Law...
  • Washington
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Summary

Angela is a Seattle estate planning attorney. Her practice also includes a blend of elder law, disability planning, and probate. Her clients range from young urban professionals to centenarian retirees.

Before earning her law degree, Angela Macey-Cushman was a nurse, manager, and researcher in the area of aging and long-term care. These experiences inform her legal practice and her approach to advising clients and their families. She is also a mother of two school-age sons. Her husband is employed in the tech industry. She loves assisting younger individuals and families with their long-range estate planning questions.

Angela graduated with honors from Seattle University School of Law in 2006, where she was Article Editor for the Seattle Journal for Social Justice. She earned degrees in Nursing and Health Administration from the University of Washington in 1999 and 2001. She is an Adjunct Professor at the Seattle University School of Law, and she serves on the Advisory Board of End of Life Washington. She is also the CLE Co-Chair of the WSBA Elder Law section (Fall 2018). She currently serves on the KCBA Judiciary and Litigation Committee, and is a past member of the King County Bar Association (KCBA) Young Lawyers Division Board of Trustees.

Angela is peer-rated AV (Preeminent) by Martindale-Hubble and is rated 10.0/Superb by the online service Avvo.com. She is a 2017 and 2018 “Super Lawyer,” was a Super Lawyer Rising Star for several years, and received the WSAJ Outstanding New Lawyer award in 2010. Angela has served on the Washington State Association for Justice (WSAJ) Board of Governors, and has led various WSAJ sections and roundtables. She is Co-Editor and Chapter Author of the Washington State Medical Negligence Deskbook.

Practice Areas
  • Probate
  • Estate Planning
  • Elder Law
  • Social Security Disability
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Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
Washington
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Languages
  • English: Spoken, Written
Professional Experience
Adjunct Professor-Estate & Disability Planning Clinic
Seattle University School of Law
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Education
University of Washington School of Law
B.S. Nursing
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Masters of Science in Nursing/Masters in Health Administration (MN-MHA)
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Seattle University
J.D.
Honors: Cum Laude
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Awards
Super Lawyer
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WSAJ
Professional Associations
King County Young Lawyers Division
Past Trustee
Current
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Washington State Association for Justice
Board of Governors
Current
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Washington State Bar Association
Member
Current
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American Association for Justice
Member
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Washington Academy of Elder Law Attorneys
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National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys
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Publications
Speaking Engagements
The Probate Process from Start to Finish, Probate Bootcamp, Washington
National Business Institute Seminar
Medicaid and Other Benefit Requirements of Special Needs Trusts, Using Trusts in Medicaid and Disability Planning, Seattle, WA
National Business Institute Seminar
Estate Planning for the Disabled, Trusts 101, Washington
National Business Institute Seminar
Websites & Blogs
Website
Angela Macey-Cushman Attorney Profile
Contact & Map
Somers Tamblyn Isenhour Bleck, PLLC
1200 5th Avenue
Suite 2020
Seattle, WA 98101
USA
Toll-Free: (206) 340-2200