Forrest Carlson

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Forrest Carlson
(206) 631-9575

Forrest Carlson is a founding partner at Assemble Law Group, leading the firm's real estate closings practice for Seattle's floating home, house barge, and floating on-water residence communities. Forrest's other practice areas include other real estate matters, estate planning, probate, and small business advising.

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Bar Admissions

Washington State


  • J.D., Seattle University School of Law, 2008
  • B.A., English & Spanish, Honors Program, Seattle University, 2004

International Education

  • Universidad Centroamericana, Managua, Nicaragua, Law Clinic Internship, 2006
  • Universidad Iberoamericana, Puebla, Mexico, Latin American Studies Program, 2003

Other Languages

Spanish (conversational)

Legal Technology Projects

  • Washington Wills (co-founder & co-author) — free lawyer-drafted templates and instructions to help Washington residents write their own simple wills
  • Washington Low Bono List (creator) — membership directory to help affordable legal professionals in Washington State find each other
  • Airport Lawyer (collaborator) — free web app to help immigrants and refugees who are detained at airports because of President Trump's travel ban quickly connect with communities of volunteer attorneys
  • JDivorce (legal technology industry consultant) — free web app that automatically prepares divorce documents for Washington residents upon completion of an online questionnaire
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