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Smith-Koop, Elaine D. Esq.

Smith-Koop, Elaine D. Esq. - Salem, OR

528 Cottage St. NESuite 204BSalem, OR 97301- 3828

Updated: 07/06/2016

Salem Divorce Lawyer

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Elaine has practiced law for 16 years. Since she opened her own law office in Salem four years ago, she has specialized in Family Law, including divorce, legal separation, property division and valuation, debt allocation, child custody, parenting time, child support, spousal support, filiation, paternity, modifications, Family Abuse Prevention Act restraining orders, contempt, and appeals.

Elaine graduated from Willamette University College of Law in 1990 with her Doctorate of...

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