Gina Auter brings over 27 years of experience to her clients in family law matters.She is highly rated for her experience handling a wide range of cases including complex high asset dissolutions, committed intimate relationships, same sex marriage, high conflict custody cases and child support matters. In addition to her skills as a seasoned trial attorney, she is collaboratively trained, which provides her with the ability to assist clients who place conflict resolution as a top priority. Gina provides a personalized approach to each case she handles, with a proven track record of resolving cases without the need for protracted litigation. In cases where that is not possible, her well-honed litigation skills provide her clients with exceptional representation in the court room.
As a mediator, she serves as a neutral who assists other attorneys and clients in peacefully resolving conflict. As an arbitrator, she is a final decision maker for issues that cannot be resolved by agreement. Her wide-ranging skills and experience allow her to craft creative solutions to the most difficult of problems.
Gina is the recipient of numerous professional awards and recognition including the preeminent “AV” rating from Martindale-Hubbell since 2013, Super Lawyer designation, Top Attorneys in Washington by Seattle Magazine, and the 2019 Robert J. Bryan Inns of Court Civility Award. She has served in numerous leadership roles in the legal community including President of the Family Law Section of the Tacoma-Pierce County Bar Association. She frequently speaks at continuing legal education courses on various aspects of family law.