Karen L. Harries
Karen L. Harries joined Udall Shumway in 2017. She works with Sheri D. Shepard and Jonathan D. Brooks in the Family Law section. Ms. Harries earned her Associates Degree from the Academy of Business College. Prior to joining Udall Shumway PLC, she spent over 12 years as a Family Law paralegal and legal assistant for two small law firms. For the last 2 years, Ms. Harries also provided legal assistance and Civil Litigation support for a Civil Litigation attorney. She began her career in the legal field with a Commercial Litigation and Construction Defect attorney and worked in the fields of preliminary notices, mechanic’s liens, and surety bonds. From approximately 1999 – 2004, Ms. Harries worked in the area of Unemployment Law where she represented employers at unemployment hearings before Administrative Law Judges under the direction of an Unemployment Law attorney. In approximately 2005, she began working as a Family Law paralegal which continues to be her focus.