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What can we do for you? Our Mission Statement

We believe: That the law should work for you (and your clients and loved ones) not against you; That an attorney’s focus can be on solving potential legal issues before they arise- through proper planning and careful drafting, rather than on crisis management; That sometimes, lawyers should wear suits, not file (law)suits. Legal disputes can [..]

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Announcing…Our New York Neighborhood Office!

Next Generation Legal Services is proud to announce that we now have TWO great offices in the Bellingham area to meet the unique needs of our clients. Our new office is at Gateway Centre in the historic York Neighborhood – 1313 East Maple Street (next to the infamous Boomer’s Drive In). It features MORE space, [..]

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Bellingham Pride is Just Around the Corner and We Will Be There!

Did you know that Bellingham, Washington’s own Pride Festival is happening on July 12th and 13th, 2014, just one month from now? I was surprised to find that even some long-time residents of Whatcom County don’t know that Bellingham has its very own Pride Festival, which has been an annual tradition for 14 years, featuring [..]

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Casemaker Daily Digest: NextGen’s Secret Weapon

The law is constantly changing. Especially these days, things move incredibly fast in the legal world. Too fast even to wait for books to be published and shipped or for other, slower methods of legal education for attorneys. That is why Next Generation Legal Services commits a significant amount of time to attending legal seminars [..]

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The Secret Life of…Estate Planning

I have been doing some research recently on estate planning needs in my local community, and uncovered some shocking statistics on the high number of Americans who have not yet created an estate plan (of course, you know what they say about statistics, but I think that these numbers paint a picture, so I will [..]

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Secure Client Portals – What are they and how do I get one?

If you have visited a doctor in the 21st century, you have probably been invited to visit a “Patient Portal” to view your patient records and test results onine as well as your doctor appointments. Did you know that Next Generation Legal Services has harnessed this powerful technology for use in the legal world? You [..]

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We’re famous!

Check out the story about Next Generation Legal Services published in the Bellingham Herald this past week!  How exciting for our new firm to be getting some positive press already: http://www.bellinghamherald.com/2014/04/09/3579290/new-law-firm-opens-in-bellingham.html

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Why I Started a Desk-Free Law Firm

Earlier in my career, I worked as a law clerk in a smaller law firm in a smaller Pacific Northwest city. We had a client who I always thought of as one of our “best clients”. Now, I know an attorney isn’t supposed to have favorites and I am fond of all of my clients, [..]

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Hello, World!

My name is Emily Rose Mowrey, and I am excited to announce the opening of Next Generation Legal Services!  Our flagship office will be opening soon in downtown Bellingham, Washington, serving Western Washington in the areas of: -Estate Planning (wills, trusts, special needs trusts, powers of attorney, living wills, advanced directives) -Probate (including probates of [..]

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