ALBERT G. LIRHUS

ALBERT G. LIRHUS

About Albert

Email: lirhus@lka-legal.com

Albert Lirhus - Lirhus Keckemet AnnestI was born and raised in Seattle, Washington. For the past 35+ years I have assisted in the formation of countless families through all types of adoption, including independent, agency-assisted, interstate, international, co-parent, stepparent, relative, adult, and foster-adopt.

I spent 2+ years on active duty in the United States Navy and am married with three children. I really enjoy helping people create families through adoption and assisted reproduction technologies. I also enjoy spending time with my family, golfing, traveling, skiing, running, and biking.

University of Washington: Bachelor of Arts, 1968

University of Washington School of Law: Juris Doctor, 1973

Admitted to practice in all Washington Superior Courts, Courts of Appeals, and the Washington State Supreme Court.

Admitted to practice in the United States District Court for the Western District of Washington and the United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit.

Fellow of the Academy of Adoption and Assisted Reproduction Attorneys

  • Chair, Amicus Committee
  • Former member of Board of Trustees

Washington State Bar Association

American Bar Association

King County Bar Association

Martindale Hubble (AV) Rating

Given the Congressional Angels in Adoption Award by the Congressional Coalition on Adoption Institute in Washington, D.C.

Frequent speaker/lecturer at adoption seminars, trainings and orientations

About Albert

Email: lirhus@lka-legal.com

Albert Lirhus - Lirhus Keckemet Annest

I was born and raised in Seattle, Washington. For the past 35+ years I have assisted in the formation of countless families through all types of adoption, including independent, agency-assisted, interstate, international, co-parent, stepparent, relative, adult, and foster-adopt.

I spent 2+ years on active duty in the United States Navy and am married with three children. I really enjoy helping people create families through adoption and assisted reproduction technologies. I also enjoy spending time with my family, golfing, traveling, skiing, running, and biking.

University of Washington: Bachelor of Arts, 1968

University of Washington School of Law: Juris Doctor, 1973

Admitted to practice in all Washington Superior Courts, Courts of Appeals, and the Washington State Supreme Court.

Admitted to practice in the United States District Court for the Western District of Washington and the United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit.

Fellow of the Academy of Adoption and Assisted Reproduction Attorneys

  • Chair, Amicus Committee
  • Former member of Board of Trustees

Washington State Bar Association

American Bar Association

King County Bar Association

Martindale Hubble (AV) Rating

Given the Congressional Angels in Adoption Award by the Congressional Coalition on Adoption Institute in Washington, D.C.

Frequent speaker/lecturer at adoption seminars, trainings and orientations