Grifan Cayce


Smart planning today — whether Estate Planning, Business Formation, or Contract Review — can prevent so many headaches down the road. Grifan will take the time to listen to what is most important to you and will guide you through the planning process whether it be for a business matter, real estate, estate planning or probate.

Grifan prides herself on sound client communication, making her clients feel comfortable, and being efficient and accessible. Having taught High School prior to becoming an attorney, Grifan enjoys working with people and loves getting to know her clients and developing a working relationship built on trust. She also prides herself on helping clients to understand their options and guiding an educated decision making process — striking that perfect balance of educating the client while eliminating extraneous worries enabling a decision making process based upon the client’s best interests, goals, and values.


Areas of Practice

  • Estate Planning: Wills, Trusts, Powers of Attorney, Community Property Agreements
  • Business Entity Formation
  • Commercial Lease Review
  • Contract Review
  • Real Estate: Easements, Well Use Agreements, Transactions
  • Same-Sex Couple Estate Planning (Partners or Spouses)
  • Probate and Probate Alternatives

Education & Bar Admission

  • BA, BA ∙ University of Washington ∙ 2004
  • M. Ed. ∙ Central Washington University ∙ 2006
  • JD ∙ Seattle University School of Law ∙ 2011
  • Admitted to Washington State Bar ∙ November 2011

Awards & Honors

  • WSBA Board of Governors APEX Award: Public Service 2017
  • Graduated Cum Laude
  • CALI Award for Academic Excellence ∙ Adoption Law ∙ Fall 2010


  • Board of Directors ∙ Maple Valley Black Diamond Chamber of Commerce
  • Tahoma Schools Foundation ∙ Board of Directors
  • We The People ∙ Tahoma High School ∙ Attorney Coach/Volunteer
  • Council for Public Legal Education ∙ Member, 2013-2016 term
  • Robert J. Bryan American Inns of Court ∙ Member, 2010-2011, 2012-2013
  • Dance for a Cure ∙ Board Member, 2012 & 2013
  • Washington Women Lawyers  ∙ Student Liaison
  • Washington Women Lawyers ∙ State Executive Board Member
  • Women’s Law Caucus ∙ Executive Board Member, 2009-2010
Grifan Cayce

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