Stacy Heard is an accomplished and well-respected family law attorney in Seattle, Washington who has served clients for over 20 years.
Stacy specializes in matters of divorce, high conflict parenting plan/child custody issues including international custody disputes and Hague Convention cases, relocation, restraining orders, child support, complex financial issues, and modifications of Parenting Plans and Child Support Orders.
Throughout her career Stacy has been a speaker on national and international stages, providing thought-leadership to her peers & industry professionals on the matters of Parenting Plans & Complex Custody Issues, Family Law Litigation, and Property Settlements.
Stacy has co-authored three books, holds awards from the Super Lawyers Magazine for Rising Star Lawyer of the Year (2002-2004), as well as from the Washington State Bar Association for her Pro Bono work. She is a Fellow of the International Academy of Family Lawyers (IAFL), admission to which is by invitation only and one of only 350 Fellows in the United States. She is also qualified as a Title 26 Guardian ad Litem.
Prior to starting her own practice in 2005, Stacy worked at a large Seattle civil litigation firm where she gained valuable negotiation and litigation experience. Stacy is a native Oregonian who has called Seattle home for over 25 years. She enjoys international travel, the outdoors, and photography. She also loves spending time with her nieces and hanging out with her dog.