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Kurt A. Anagnostou received his Jurist Doctorate degree from University of Pacific, McGeorge School of Law, in Sacramento, California, studying constitutional law under United States Supreme Court Justice Anthony Kennedy. Mr. Anagnostou also holds a Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of the Pacific and is licensed to practice law in Washington, California, and the Federal CourtsMr.

Anagnostou served on the Longview city council for 12 years, the last 4 of which he was Longview's mayor. He currently serves as an elected commissioner for the Cowlitz County PUD. His dedication to service is second to none. He has served as past president of the Cowlitz Wahkiakum Bar Association and past president of the Longview SandBaggers. He is also an active member of Longview Pioneer Lions Club and St. Rose Knights of Columbus as well as local youth sports coaching and Boy Scouts of America and as an assistant scoutmaster. 

Mr. Anagnostou's legal experience includes: dissolution, divorce, family law, custody, child support, spousal support, third-party custody, as well as adoption, litigation for individuals and organizations (including home-owners associations), landlord-tenant law, wills, estates, guardianship, personal injury, wrongful death claims, insurance claims, contract disputes and general civil practice. 

Born in Longview, Washington, Kurt Anagnostou eagerly returned here after Law School to make a home for his family in this community of his childhood. Kurt and his wife Debbie have three sons, Alexander, Sam, and Kaleb, who keep the family active and involved in education and extracurricular activities like baseball, football, soccer, swimming, wrestling, Boy Scouts, violin, church youth groups, and many other programs.

Bar Admissions

  • California, 1989
  • US District, Western District of Washington, 1988
  • Washington, 1987

Education

  • J.D. - University of Pacific, McGeorge School of Law, 1985
  • B.A. - University of the Pacific, 1981

Professional Associations & Memberships

  • Former President - Cowlitz Wahkiakum Bar Association & Longview Sandbaggers
  • Former President - Cowlitz Wahkiakum Council of Governments
  • Current Elected Commissioner - Cowlitz County PUD
  • Member - Pioneer Lion’s Club
  • Member - St. Mary’s Knights of Columbus (formerly St. Rose Knights of Columbus)