Dedicated Law Firm Providing High-Quality Services

Laura M. Groves, Attorney at Law

Tacoma Lawyer


Born: Spokane, Washington

Bar: Member of the Washington State Bar Association

Law School: Seattle University School of Law, Juris Doctor, 2005

College: Eastern Washington University; Bachelor of Arts in Psychology 2000 cum laude; Bachelor of Arts in Criminal Justice 2000 cum laude. McNair Scholar

High School: University High School; Spokane, Washington.

Family: Laura resides with Travis, her husband and partner of 20 years, and their 3 children.

Practice Areas

All areas of family law including:

  • Child Custody
  • Child Support
  • Divorce
  • Domestic Partnerships
  • Interstate and International Custody Disputes
  • Military Divorce
  • Modifications
  • Paternity and Parentage Actions
  • Prenuptial Agreements
  • Protection Orders
  • Restraining Orders
  • Relocations
  • Spousal Maintenance
  • Third-Party Custody
  • Trial Litigation
  • Uncontested Divorces
  • Wills


Prior to entering law school, Laura volunteered for the Seattle Public Defenders Office, assisting the office by conducting witness interviews and investigations. During her third year of law school, she worked as a law clerk for a trust and probate litigation firm in Tacoma, Washington.

Laura is an advocate for early childhood education and has volunteered her time on the parent’s boards of the Denise Louse Education Center in Seattle, Washington and University PreSchool in Cheney, Washington. She continues to volunteer in the community whenever possible; most recently having a foreign exchange student live with her family for the 2011 school year.

She spends a great deal of time with her family camping, hiking, bowling, and practicing archery as well as other activities. She also enjoys sewing, cross stitch, and reading.

Laura chose to practice family law so that she could help those in need to make positive and productive decisions during some of the most difficult times of their lives. Laura has handled complex family law cases and is an experienced trial attorney. She enjoys working with clients and helping them to reach realistic and productive goals.

Laura’s legal practice is based on helping families through some of the most difficult times they are ever going to face. Laura understands that many family law issues involve extremely complicated circumstances and when children are involved, the stakes could not be higher.

Laura’s goal is to provide excellent legal representation, personal service, and understanding to each of her clients and never allow them to forget there will always be someone on their side. Laura strives to craft the best possible outcome for each and every one of her clients, so they can move forward in the best manner possible.

Family law can be challenging and emotional for all the people involved. Laura takes great satisfaction in being a source of strength for her clients and their families during difficult times. She listens to her clients’ wishes and is accessible and responsive to her clients’ needs and dedicated to providing excellent personal service.

At the end of each day, her name is on the door of this practice and she takes great pride in this. She does not have to answer to any other person’s agenda. She has the ability to practice law in an ethical, compassionate, and tenacious manner, putting her clients’ needs first.

Call (253) 210-2008 for a Free Consultation

Groves Law Offices has the ability and experience to handle any type of Washington family law matter and is dedicated to providing affordable legal representation.

For a free consultation with one of our experienced family law attorneys in Tacoma, please contact our office today at (253) 210-2008.

What Our Clients

Have To Say About Us
  • “Travis has been amazing throughout my entire divorce and had carefully walked me through all the steps to a successful resolution.”


  • “I highly recommend Laura. She is kind, relatable and confident.”

    Former Client

  • “It was the best decision I ever made hiring Travis Groves”


  • “Our case was saved and is now over thanks to the great job that was done by Laura and Travis”

    Chris & Tiffany

  • “Hes a great guy and very knowledgeable. Highly recommended”

    Former Client

  • “Mr. Groves, went out of his way to help me out.”


  • “Travis is the best attorney I have met. He is very honest and realistic.”

    Former Client

  • “Hiring Mr. Groves was the best thing I could've done for my divorce.”


  • “They are simply FANTASTIC! They are the Les Schwab of the Attorney field!”


  • “Laura Groves was professional, effective, and efficient. She is ethical and very responsive.”


  • “Laura Groves is a kind, knowledgeable, trustworthy, and great human being as well as a Great Lawyer!”


  • “Above and beyond helpful and worthy of hiring.”


  • “I will definitely be going back to their office for my next case!”


  • “She is not afraid of late hours or weekends whatever it takes she will do. I have great respect for her.”


  • “I couldn't be more satisfied with the services that I received.”