Amanda J. Cook
Top Rated Family Law Attorney in Gig Harbor, WA
Selected to Rising Stars: 2017 - 2019
Amanda J. Cook is a family law attorney in Gig Harbor, Washington. Ms. Cook is the founder of the Law Office of Amanda J. Cook PLLC and represents clients in Gig Harbor, Tacoma and throughout Kitsap and Pierce counties. She runs a full-service family law firm and handles family law matters involving divorce, child custody, child support and more.
Ms. Cook has been practicing law for over 15 years. In addition to being an experienced litigator, she is familiar with collaborative law methods such as mediation for individuals who desire to resolve their cases outside of a courtroom. Over the course of her career, she has helped countless Washington residents resolve their complex family law disputes.
Dedicated to pursuing the best outcome for each client, Ms. Cook consistently provides personal and steadfast representation. She understands that her clients are often under a great deal of stress and patiently guides them through each step of the legal process to achieve solutions that are in their best interests.
In addition to her private practice, Ms. Cook serves as court-appointed counsel for individuals pursuing sexual assault protection orders through Pierce County Superior Court and a Pierce County Superior Court Commissioner pro tempore. She previously held various leadership positions in the Tacoma-Pierce County Bar Association Family Law Section and the Collaborative Law Professionals of Pierce County and continues to be an active member of both organizations.
Ms. Cook also belongs to the Washington State Bar Association, Domestic Relations Attorneys of Washington and the International Academy of Collaborative Professionals. She is a graduate of Oak Brook College of Law in Fresno, California.
- 70%Family Law
- 30%Alternative Dispute Resolution
Alimony & Spousal Support, Child Support, Custody & Visitation, Dissolution, Divorce, Domestic Violence, Paternity, Prenuptial Agreements, Marital Property, Mediation & Collaborative Law, Same Sex Family Law, Mediation
- Super Lawyers: 2020 - 2022
- Rising Stars: 2017 - 2019
About Amanda J. Cook
First Admitted: 2003, California
Professional Webpage: https://www.acooklaw.com/amanda-cook/
Pro bono/Community Service
- Pierce County Superior Court panel of court-appointed counsel for petitioners of sexual assault protection orders, pro bono (2019-2021).
- Pierce County Superior Court Commissioner, Pro Tempore (2012-present)
- Collaborative Law Professionals of Pierce County, Member at Large (2018, 2021), Secretary (2019-2020).
- Tacoma Pierce County Bar Association Family Law Section, Trustee (2014-2015), Vice President (2016), President (2017), Past President (2018)
Last Updated: 5/17/2022