Long-time Medical Lake city attorney retiring
Cynthia McMullen hangs up her spurs after nearly four decades of service
Last updated 1/23/2020 at 11:58am
MEDICAL LAKE — After 37 years as the city’s legal representative, city attorney Cynthia McMullen is hanging it up — finally.
Hired by Mayor Don Johns as city attorney and prosecutor in 1983, McMullen has since helped the city maneuver the legalities of municipal governance on a variety of issues that ushered in slow changes in the small, bucolic community.
McMullen began her career out of Gonzaga Law School as a clerk, intern and eventually an attorney for the city of Spokane.
McMullen and her husband, Dennis, who formed McMullen Law Office, P.S. in 1979, eventually became partners i...