253-922-8724

800-488-8724

Tacoma, WA

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Kenyon E. Luce

Ken Luce has been in private practice for over 40 years, serving the Pierce County area with a focus on elder law and estate planning add business needs  He has developed his practice and expanded practice areas to meet the needs that families face throughout a lifetime.  He is now serving the fourth generation of clients and resides near 5 mile lake.

Ken has a passion for community. He has been an active member of many local service organizations for decades.  Most recently he has been actively involved in disaster preparedness, search and rescue and the Mt. Rainier Chapter of the American Red Cross. He was the Honorary Commander of the Western Air Defense Sector.

Most unique to Ken is his collection of military history. His office is indeed a museum, with items spanning many wars and conflicts, dating back to the Civil War.

Primary Areas of Practice:

  • Estate Planning
  • Probate
  • Real Estate
  • Business Law
  • Municipal Law

Admitted to Practice In:

  • Washington State - 1967
  • Idaho State - 2003
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Armed Forces
  • U.S. District Court, Western District of Washington
  • U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Washington
  • U.S. Tax Court
  • Supreme Court of the United States

 Professional & Bar Memberships:

  • American Bar Association - Fellow; 1967
    • Paralegal Committee
    • Legal Assistance for Military Personnel Committee, Co-Chair
  • Washington State Bar Association
    • Legal Services to the Armed Forces Committee, Chair
    • Legal Assistance for Military Personnel
  • Tacoma-Pierce County Bar Association
  • Idaho Bar Association

 Honors, Publications & Presentations

  • AARP Community Partnership Award - Protecting Elders from Financial Abuse
  • ABA Legal Assistance to Military Personnel (LAMP) - Distinguished Citizen Award
  • U.S. Navy - Super Civilian Service Award
  • U.S. Army - Civilian Patriotic Service Award
  • U.S. Air Force - Honorary Commander of the Western Air Defense Sector of NORAD
  • Washington State Attorney General’s Office - consultant for illegal sale of living trusts to seniors;

 Community & Civic Activities:

  • Fife-Milton Rotary Club - Past President, Paul Harris Fellow
  • Fife Milton Edgewood Chamber of Commerce
  • USS Ranger Museum Foundation - Executive Vice-President
  • The Washington Youth Academy - Board of Directors
  • Pierce Military Business Alliance - Board of Directors
  • Mt. Rainier Chapter, American Red Cross - Board of Directors
  • Annie Wright School- Board of Directors
  • Navy League
  • Air Force Association
  • Hummer Club of America
  • AUSA
    • Sgt. Gass subchapter of the AUSA, sponsoring the 2/75 Ranger Battalion - President
  • National Rifle Association - life member

 Prior Affiliations:

  • City of Fife - Municipal Court Judge
  • City of Fife - City Prosecutor
  • City of Milton - City Attorney
  • City of Pacific - City Attorney
  • U.S Naval Reserve

 Education:

  • Willamette University– Juris Doctor, 1967
  • Central Washington University – Bachelor of Arts, 1963