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Shannon R. Connor

Attorney Shannon Connor

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Practice Areas:

  • Family Law
  • Protection Orders
  • Divorce
  • Committed Intimate Relationships
  • Child Support
  • Modifications
  • Relocations
  • Guardianships
  • Paternity


Shannon Connor is a skilled attorney whose practice is primarily in family law. With nearly over twenty years of legal experience, she is dedicated to helping individuals navigate the complexities of family related legal matters. Shannon’s compassionate and patient approach, coupled with her extensive knowledge of the law, makes her a trusted advocate for her clients. Prior to establishing her practice in family law, Shannon served as a prosecuting attorney for many years. During this time she honed her litigation skills and developed a deep understanding of the legal system. Her experience in criminal law has provided her with a unique perspective that she brings to each case, ensuring her clients receive the best possible representation. Focusing on divorce, child custody, child support, spousal support, modifications, relocations, protection orders, and minor guardianship cases, Shannon is well versed in the intricacies of family law. She recognizes these matters often involve emotionally charged situations, and she approaches them with sensitivity, always placing her client’s interests at the forefront. She is a staunch advocate for her client’s rights and interests. Shannon is a skilled litigator and is always prepared to fight for her clients, at the same time Shannon is prepared to assist her clients in reaching a negotiated settlement when appropriate. She works closely with her clients to understand their unique situations and develop strategies that will help them achieve their goals. She works diligently to achieve the best possible outcome for her clients. When she is not working, Shannon enjoys spending time with her family, sailing, and learning to play the violin.


  • Golden Gate University School of Law, San Francisco, California
    • J.D.
    • Honors: Dean's List
    • Honors: Merit Scholar
  • Western Washington University, Bellingham, Washington
    • B.S.
    • Major: Environmental Science

Civic & Pro Bono Activities

  • Thurston County Volunteer Legal Services, 2019 to Present
  • Soroptimist International of Olympia, 2020 to Present

Professional Associations

  • WSBA - Family Law Section
  • Tacoma Pierce County Bar Association
  • Domestic Relation Attorneys of Washington
  • American Bar Association - Family Law
  • American Bar Association - Senior Lawyers