Jay Carey has been in private practice from June 1973 to the present. He opened a law office in Arlington, Washington as a general practitioner with an emphasis on real estate, domestic relations, civil and criminal trial litigation, insolvency, estate administration and guardianship. He is a member of the Snohomish County and Washington State Bar Association.
Jay Carey was the Darrington Town Attorney for 19 years doing misdemeanor prosecutions and civil representations. He has acted as a Guardian/Guardian ad Litem for Incapacitated Persons in Chapter 11 cases in the State of Washington and is presently certified in Skagit and Snohomish County. Jay has also been a Chapter 13 Dependency Guardian ad Litem and a Chapter 26 Child Custody Guardian ad Litem, both in Snohomish County, as well as an attorney Guardian ad Litem in minor settlements.
For 24 years, Jay Carey was a Chapter 7 Bankruptcy Trustee. He has been involved in the Escrow and Title Insurance industry for twenty years.
In the community, Jay enjoys spending his time as a soccer coach and association officer for over thirty years. He was a member of the Board of Trustees in the Washington Land Title Association from 2000 to 2011.