Linda Kelley Ebberson

Linda Kelley Ebberson P.S.

Principal

Practice Emphasis

Complex Divorces; Dispute Resolution

Education

  • Bachelor of Arts, Economics and Political Science, summa cum laude, Western Washington University
  • Juris Doctor, University of Washington
  • Editor, Washington Law Review

Representative Cases

  • Participated in case preparation, negotiation, and settlement of one of the country’s largest marriage dissolutions involving the technology sector and celebrity goodwill.
  • Successfully divided a complex series of trusts created following the sale of a Fortune 500 business, allowing the wife to gain control over her estate.
  • Successfully enforced a prenuptial agreement after a ten-year marriage, allowing the husband to retain his separate $100 million net worth.
  • Successfully enforced a prenuptial agreement restoring the wife’s separate property solely to her after a brief marriage to a financial opportunist.
  • Successfully traced thirty-seven years of accumulated and comingled separate and community property for allocation between the parties based upon original source.
  • Obtained Summary Judgment dismissing petition for establishment of a committed intimate relationship and enforcing Cohabitation Agreement.

Presentations

  • 2015 Chairperson, Washington Chapter, AAML 21st Annual Family Law Conference “Mastering Social Media and Harnessing Technology: What Every Family Law Attorney Needs to Know to Keep Up and Avoid Pitfalls,” March 27, 2015.
  • 2015 Contributing Author, Washington Practice, Family and Community Property Law
  • 2014 Mary H. Wechsler Family Law Symposium for the King County Bench, “Tax Consequences of Marital Dissolution – What Every Judge and Court Commissioner Needs to Know.”
  • 2013 Chairperson, Washington Chapter, AAML 19th Annual Family Law Conference “Top Tips For A Successful Family Law Practice,” March 8, 2013.
  • “Case Management,” “The Million Dollar Divorce: A Focus On the Mo