LHSE and COVID-19

Posted on March 14, 2020 by Lasher Holzapfel Sperry & Ebberson

We at LHSE have been closely monitoring the COVID-19 (coronavirus) outbreak and have been actively considering and responding to the recent developments. The safety and well-being of our staff, clients, and colleagues is our top priority, and to that end our employees are working in the office half time and working from home half time. Read more >

Congratulations to Smeraldo Restaurant!

Posted on December 31, 2019 by Lasher Holzapfel Sperry & Ebberson

In 1984, Carmine Smeraldo opened Il Terrazzo Carmine becoming a staple of Pioneer Square in Seattle. After his sudden passing in 2012, no one was sure what would happen to this main stay, but his sons, Carmine Jr. and Phillip along with their mother stepped up to keep the doors open. Since 2012, the family Read more >

The Keys to Blended Family Estate Planning

Posted on October 9, 2019 by Eric C. Reutter

More and more often, families define themselves as “a blended family” when one or both of the parents have children from a prior marriage. This creates unique issues in the area of estate planning, as one of the most common goals in blended family estate planning is to provide for both the current spouse of Read more >

Attorneys Honored as 2019 Super Lawyers and Rising Stars

Posted on June 12, 2019 by Lasher Holzapfel Sperry & Ebberson

LHS&E is pleased to announce that 18 of our attorneys have been named to the Washington Super Lawyers and Rising Star Lists. No more than 5% of the lawyers in the state are selected as Super Lawyers and no more than 2.5% of the lawyers in the state receive the honor of being named Rising Read more >

Opportunity is Knocking

Posted on April 3, 2019 by Konrad Miernowski

Many of us may already be aware that the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act (TCJA) has significantly cut corporate tax rates, slightly cut individual tax rates, provided a jump in the standard deduction and implemented a host of other tax law changes for both individuals and businesses. However, there has been little attention given to Read more >