Education / Admissions

Mary Joy Dingler


Mary Joy Dingler


Mary Joy is an Associate Attorney with Curran Law Firm. She studied English, humanistic studies, and political science at Saint Mary’s College before attending Seattle University School of Law, where she graduated cum laude. During law school, she was an editor of lead articles for the Seattle University Law Review, a member of the Alternative Dispute Resolution Board, competed in several mock trial competitions on a local, regional, and national level, and earned membership to the Order of the Barristers. While in law school, Mary Joy volunteered for Family Law CASA of King County and interned for Curran Law Firm before joining the firm as an attorney.

Professional and Community Involvement

  • Washington State Bar Association, Member
  • King County Bar Association, Member
  • South King County Bar Association, Member

Practice Areas


  • J.D., cum laude, Seattle University School of Law
    Order of the Barristers
  • B.A., cum laude, Saint Mary’s College

Bar / Court Admissions

  • Admitted to Washington State Bar

Presentations & Publications

  • Family Law’s Coldest War: The Battle for Frozen Embryos and the Need for a Statutory White Flag, author, 43 Seattle U. L. Rev. 293 (2019)