Beth A. McDaniel is the principal of the Law Offices of Beth A. McDaniel, PLLC, and practices law in the in the areas of estate planning, special needs planning, guardianship, probate, elder law, and trust administration. Originally from Snohomish, Washington, Beth is a graduate of the Pepperdine University School of Law in California and has been a member in good standing of the Washington State Bar Association since 1995. Beth is a former president of the Washington Academy of Elder Law Attorneys and in 2006 was selected by her peers as that organization’s “outstanding member of the year.” Beth served as chair of the King County Bar Association’s Guardianship Elder Law Section for the 2010-2011 term. Not only has Beth has been active on the King County Guardianship Guardian ad Litem registry since 2000, she was a co-chair of the annual mandatory Inter-County Guardianship Guardian ad Litem Training from 2012-2014.
Beth is a certified elder law attorney as accredited through the National Elder Law Foundation, the only national organization certifying practitioners of elder and special needs law. In accordance with the National Elder Law Foundation, a certified elder law attorney demonstrates an advanced level of skill and expertise in elder law, special needs trust, guardianship, probate, and estate planning. There are currently eight active certified elder law attorneys in the state of Washington. She is also accredited through the Veterans Administration, which allows her to provide representation services to claimants before the Veterans Association.
Beth lives in Newcastle, Washington with her husband Tim Siebersma and their two children.