Chapter: Washington

The Washington Chapter of the AAML welcomes you!

A warm welcome from the Washington State Chapter of the American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers.

Our Chapter was established in 1996 and currently has 29 members. They represent Washington’s preeminent and most accomplished leaders in the field of Family law. Members of the Washington Chapter are totally committed to the Academy’s mission: “To encourage the study, improve the practice, elevate the standards, and advance the cause of matrimonial law, to the end that the welfare of the family and society be protected.”

The Best of the Best
When a client retains a lawyer, who is a member of the Washington Chapter of the American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers, that client is assured that he or she has hired one of the most qualified and highly-skilled Family law attorneys in the country.

Let us know how we can be of service.

Please visit our chapter website at

View our roster of our members.

Chapter President
Shannon M. Ellmers
Chapter President Immediate Past
David B. Starks
Chapter Secretary
David B. Starks
Chapter Treasurer
David B. Starks
Chapter Vice President
Sherri M. Anderson


AAML National Office
209 W. Jackson Blvd., Ste. 602
Chicago, IL. 60606

Phone (312) 263-6477
Fax (312) 263-7682

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