Kara M. Kruse grew up in Lake Stevens. She graduated from Gonzaga University in 1990, with a bachelor’s degree in economics. She earned her law degree from Gonzaga University in 1993. After practicing real estate law for four years in Spokane, Washington and California, she returned to Snohomish County and worked as a sole practitioner until the formation of Tuohy Minor Kruse, PLLC in April 2008.
Kara is active as a volunteer with Snohomish County Legal Services and also as a member of the Judicial Evaluation Committee of Washington Women Lawyers.
Kara’s practice is primarily in the field of family law, including collaborative law.