J. Patrick Shirey
(509) 248-7220




Mr. Shirey joined Lyon Law Office as an associate in 2000 after working with the firm as a summer clerk through law school. He graduated magna cum laude from the University of Notre Dame and earned his law degree at the University of Oregon School of Law. Mr. Shirey was admitted to the Washington State Bar in 2000. Mr. Shirey has received the highest rating "AV" for attorneys by Martindale-Hubble.*
Mr. Shirey focuses his practice on estate planning, trust and estate administration and litigation, elder law and guardianships. He also represents business clients in transactional matters. He also represents several nonprofit organizations, including the Diocese of Yakima and Catholic Charities of the Diocese of Yakima.
He is a board member and treasurer of the Washington Academy of Elder Law Attorneys. He is a member and past-president of the Yakima County Bar Association. He is also a member of the National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys, National Diocesan Attorney Association, and the Washington State Bar Association. 
Patrick loves spending his free time with his wife and three children. He also enjoys outdoor activities of all kinds.
*Washington's Supreme Court has not yet developed or recognized a credentialing process for specialties, and certification/fellowship/M-H rating is not required to practice law in this state.