The Thurston County Volunteer Legal Services provides legal advice and information to low income people in a manner sensitive to individuals and their legal needs. Through the efforts of trained volunteers, TCVLS strives to enable clients to resolve their legal problems. TCVLS provides leadership in promoting access to justice in the local community.

To access their services, please visit their website at


 Executive Director:   Rachael Langen Lundmark

(360) 688-1376,

Program Coordinator:   Christa Lenssen

(360) 705-8194,


Mailing Address:                            

P.O. Box 405, Olympia, WA  98507-0405

(360) 705-8194


Physical Address:                           

201 Capitol Way North

Corner of Capitol Way and State Avenue N.E., In the Family Support Center Building



President: Anne Egeler, Attorney

Deputy Solicitor General, Office of the Attorney General

Vice President:  Geoff Arnold, Attorney

Practicing in Grays Harbor County

Secretary: Phyllis Barney, Attorney

Office of the Attorney General, Ecology Division

Treasurer:  Stephen Manning, Attorney

Bean, Gentry, Peternell & Wheeler


Representing Thurston County Bar Association:

  • Stephen Manning      Bean, Gentry, Peternell & Wheeler
  • Eric Mapes                  Private Practice, Olympia
  • Jason Zittel                 Jay Goldstein Law Office, PLLC

Representing Government Lawyers Bar Association:

  • Phyllis Barney           Office of the Attorney General
  • Grace O’Connor       Office of the Attorney General
  • Laura Watson           Office of the Attorney General

Representing Washington Women Lawyers, Capitol Chapter:

  • Anne Egeler             Office of the Attorney General
  • Lauri Leirdahl         Private Practice, Grays Harbor County

Representing Northwest Justice Project:

  • Jennifer Summerville      Attorney, Olympia Office

At Large:

  • Mary Kendall         Senior Vice President for Branch Sales, First Citizens Bank
  • Geoff Arnold          Attorney in Private Practice, Grays Harbor County
  • Bob Houle              Attorney in Private Practice, Mason/Thurston/King Counties
  • Eric Palosaari D.,  Department of Financial Institutions


  • The Honorable Daniel Goodell Mason County Superior Court
  • The Honorable Christine Schaller Thurston County Superior Court
Jill CarterVolunteer Legal Clinic