Johanna Coolbaugh’s practice focuses on estate planning for a broad range of clients, from young professionals to high-net-worth individuals and families who need sophisticated estate and business succession planning. Johanna has significant experience in probate and post-mortem trust administration in taxable estates.
In addition to her probate and estate planning practice, Johanna advises individual and professional fiduciaries in their roles as trustees, executors, and attorneys-in-fact regarding TEDRA matters as well as complex trust and estate litigation. Johanna also counsels clients regarding prenuptial and postnuptial agreements.
Presentations & Publications
- Speaker, “Probate Administration: Accountings,” KCBA CLE, (2020 and 2021)
- Speaker, “WSBA Practice Primary: Estate Planning Track Two – Trusts,” WSBA CLE (2017)
Awards & Unique Recognition
- Named Washington’s Super Lawyer, 2013-2023, consecutively.
Outside of the office Johanna enjoys attending Husky football games, camping, and spending time with her young children and husband. Johanna is passionate about environmental justice and is a former volunteer board member with EarthCorps.