Annelisa and Collin, both licensed in Oregon and Washington, have unique experience handling cases with complex financials, inter-jurisdictional issues, as well as an array of other challenges which often arise in the context of family law matters. At McKean Smith we believe that all people deserve the same protections under the law; we support all members of our community in achieving justice for themselves and their families.
Annelisa D. Smith
A co-owner and partner at McKean Smith, Annelisa focuses on litigating complex family law and divorce cases.
Collin C. McKean
A co-owner and partner at McKean Smith, Collin is a tireless advocate for his clients. His background in business and accounting gives him an additional perspective to tackle the financial issues that make up many of the most difficult divorce, family law, and high-asset dissolution cases.
Deanna is a highly respected family law and divorce attorney in Vancouver, Washington recognized for her poise in court, friendly demeanor, knowledge of the law, sense of humor, and trial experience.
Caryn handles cases involving everything from domestic violence to same-sex partner issues to high-conflict and complex custody disputes in Oregon and Washington.
Zach has the experience to manage complex criminal and family law cases; he also knows how to help clients protect their liberties and navigate the complicated intersection of family and criminal law.
An established attorney for over 20 years, Sonia joined McKean Smith to head our Employment Law Practice and further build our Business Law Practice.
James’ practice includes business and real estate transactions, as well as family law and estate planning.
Utilizing her Master of Business Administration in addition to her law degree, Kayla has a deep understanding of Employment Law, along with her experience in Family Law.
Primarily focused on family law and criminal defense, Jeff enjoys complex family law cases, involving businesses and other complicated scenarios.
Sue came to McKean Smith after more than 17 years with the Oregon Judicial Department as the Family Court Coordinator for Washington County Circuit Court.
Heather excels in applying her range of experiences to our family law cases.
An insightful educator, Lesley welcomes and deftly shepherds our clients with compassion and skill.
Stephanie plays an invaluable role with McKean Smith having lead our document control efforts for all three offices, and has recently trasitioned to a full time paralegal position.
Loa has worked in the legal field and court system as a Judicial Proceedings Specialist, and supports the Attorneys in our Vancouver office.
Alison supports our Vancouver office attorneys with compassion for our clients and a keen understanding of conflict resolution.
Born and raised in California, with years of experience in the legal field, Sara supports the Attorneys out of our Portland office.
Kayla is the backbone of McKean Smith’s everyday operations and helps the firm be responsive to our client’s legal needs.
Jeffrey’s award winning work within the Legal Staffing environment and other creative industries led him to bring his talents to McKean Smith.
David brings his operations research and business operations experience to help keep the firm running efficiently so that McKean Smith can provide superior legal services to our clients.
Kristin plays a valuable role in leading our document control efforts for all three offices.
Lisette Santiago Mejia
Lisette is the face of McKean Smith that greets you in our Hillsboro location. She supports the firm’s growing Hillsboro office, while also providing the firm with support to our Spanish speaking clients.
Krystal is the face of McKean Smith that greets you in our Vancouver, WA location and supports the administrative needs of the office.