April Boutillette Brinkman

Contact: (360) 521-6644
Law School: University of Washington School of Law - University of Washington
Jurisdiction: Washington


About April Boutillette Brinkman
Ms. Brinkman is licensed in Washington State and the Western District of Washington Federal Court. She aggressively fights for the rights of her clients from her Vancouver, Washington based law office. Ms. Brinkman practices family law, with a focus on dissolution, child custody, child support, visitation, and contempt issues; criminal law, including misdemeanors and felonies; juvenile law and education law; and civil rights and constitutional law. Ms. Brinkman is dedicated to appellate work, and she has experience appealing decisions of courts and administrative bodies. Ms. Brinkman spent a year as a Fulbright Scholar in Costa Rica and is bilingual in English and Spanish. She is a member of the Family Law Section of the Washington State Bar Association and served on the Amicus Brief Committee. Ms. Brinkman is past Vice-Chair of Southwest Washington for the Women of the Washington State Association for Justice. Previously, Ms. Brinkman was a Professor at Portland State University and a Co-Chair of the Youth and Law Forum for the Washington Young Lawyers Division.
Practice Areas
  • Family Law
  • Criminal Law
  • Civil Rights
  • Education Law
  • Appeals & Appellate
  • Gov & Administrative Law
  • Credit Cards Accepted
    • We will work with you so that you are able to afford the legal representation that you deserve!
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
Guardian ad Litem (Title 26)
University of Washington School of Law - University of WashingtonJ.D.Juris Doctor
Cornell UniversityPh.D.History
University of OregonB.A.Psychology and Political Science
Professional Associations
Member, Family Law Section of the WSBA
Member, Child Advocate Lawyer Network
Member, Washington Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers
Vice-Chair for Southwest Washington, Women of the Washington State Association for Justice
Amicus Brief Committee, Washington State Bar Association
Youth and Law Forum, Washington Young Lawyers Division


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601 Main Street
Suite 309
Vancouver, WA 98660
Telephone: (360) 521-6644