Founded by attorney Kerri W. Feeney in 2004, Feeney Law Office, PLLC is one of the most respected education advocacy and disability law firms in Washington State.

 

A veteran educator and Eastern Washington native, Kerri's passion for education and disability law stems from her 25 years of teaching experience. In 2015, the Washington State Association of Justice named Kerri the Public Justice Lawyer of the Year for her advocacy on behalf of clients and students with disabilities.

 

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Kerri W. Feeney
Founder, Attorney

In private practice since 2004, Kerri was named the Public Justice Lawyer of the Year in 2015 by the Washington State Association of Justice for her advocacy on behalf of clients and students with disabilities. Kerri holds an undergraduate degree in Journalism with an accredited minor in Spanish and a Masters of Art in Education with an emphasis on guidance and counseling, both from Washington State University. In 2003, Kerri completed the WSBA Rule 6 Law Clerk Program, studying under the late attorney Raymond Whitlow. In 2013, Kerri earned a certificate in Mediation Training from the Program on Negotiation at Harvard University School of Law.

A veteran legal educator, Kerri taught classes in the Paralegal Program at Columbia Basin College for approximately 25 years. During that time, she published a textbook for paralegals through Wiley Law Publications entitled, The Paralegal's Role in Trial. 

Kerri has a working proficiency in Spanish, both written and spoken.  As a college student, she studied abroad in both Guadalajara, Mexico, and London, England. 


Professional Memberships

• American Bar Association                                                                       2004 - Present

• Washington State Bar Association #34080                            November 2003 - Present

• Benton Franklin Counties Bar Association                                               2004 - Present

• American Diabetes Association Attorney Advocate                                 2008 - Present

• Council of Parent Attorneys and Advocates                                            2010 - Present

• United States District Court, Eastern District Court of Washington, May 2006 - Present

• United States District Court, Western District Court of Washington, Jan. 2010 - Present

• Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals                                                       March 2011 - Present 

• United States Supreme Court                                                         March 2016 - Present

• American Association for Justice 

• Washington State Association for Justice (Eagle Member)


Monica K. Hollenberg
associate attorney

Monica K. Hollenberg graduated from the University of Washington School of Law and has been licensed to practice law since 1998. Monica's passion for education and disability law is based on her personal experience advocating on behalf of her son, who required accommodations as a student with a life-threatening food allergy.

She is a former Deputy Prosecuting Attorney in Benton County where she handled all aspects of prosecution from screening to sentencing, including handling appellate work. Prior to this, she worked for the Yakima County's Department of Assigned Counsel and represented juveniles in truancy, offender and dependency cases.

Monica is proficient in Spanish, both written and spoken. 


Staff

Lynn Hartung
Paralegal