Legal Team

Dedicated & Compassionate Legal Team

The legal team here at Estate & Long Term Care Law Group is committed to providing exceptional legal guidance to every client who walks through the door. Each of us choose to focus our careers on elder law because of just how essential caring representation is in this area. Take a moment to read about each of the attorneys working at Estate & Long Term Care Law Group.

Michelle Polhemus – Paralegal

michelle-polhemusMichelle has a Bachelor’s Degree from University of Arizona and a Juris Doctor Degree from Thomas M Cooley Law School. For the past 10 years, she has been helping others achieve financial goals by assisting both personal and commercial clients with their various banking matters. She is excited to apply her financial background and her passion for helping others to plan and protect our client’s estates.

When she is out of the office, Michelle enjoys spending time with her two kids and her dog. She loves to read, practice yoga, and enjoys being outside — at the lake or on the mountain.

Mary Barnwell – Paralegal

mary-barnwellMary has a Bachelor’s Degree in English Literature from Connecticut College and an ABD Master’s Degree in Professional Writing from University of Southern California. With a background in marketing and real estate, she is a welcome asset to our firm and our clients.

When Mary is not at our law office, she spends her time with her three children and many pets. She volunteers as a soccer coach and teaches yoga. Summers in Pend Oreille County are her favorite time of the year and she loves to be near the water.