Melissa Albert

About Melissa Albert

Serving Clients in Kirkland and the Surrounding Area

Washington Estate Planning Senior Paralegal

Key Practice Areas: Civil Litigation, Family Law, Real Estate, Estate Planning and Probate.

Key Job Responsibilities: Case management and coordination with attorneys and clients. Legal and factual research. Draft documents for attorney review and prepare for filing with courts or recording with county auditors. Notary Public. Coordinate with county and state agencies such as county auditors and assessors, the Secretary of State, Department of Revenue, and the county courts civil and family law departments.


  • Washington State Paralegal Association
  • Toastmasters International
  • Washington Department of Corrections Volunteer


  • Paralegal Certificate, University of California, Los Angeles
  • Bachelor of Arts, Political Science, California State University, Northridge
  • Continuing and ongoing legal education

Job Satisfaction: I enjoy my role as a paralegal as I am able to assist my clients work through the complexities of the court process at the end of which is a resolution. When there is resolution that works for the best interests of all parties there is a feeling of pride in a job well done.

Personal Interest: I am a creative person and when I have free time I work on those interests including photography and writing fiction. I have been involved with the Toastmasters organization for almost a decade which allows me the time to practice my public speaking as well as mentor other members in their own efforts for personal growth. I also love to travel and explore places I’ve never been before.