Oregon State Bar Bulletin — OCTOBER 2009


AT LAST – A choice for Oregon law students. Aspen Publishing, Emanuel Law Outlines and Rigos Bar Review announce the opening of their new Oregon "full-service" Oregon Bar Review Course now held at Lewis & Clark law school on Saturdays.  Go to www.rigos.net or call 800-636-0716.


OREGON REVISED STATUTES ANNOTATED, complete, current, perfect condition $300. Bruce (360) 254-8220.


WE NEED YOUR HELP – The Tualatin High Debate team is one of the most competitive teams in Oregon; we're fundraising to support national-level competition. We'd love to meet with you to discuss donations or sponsorships. All are tax-deductible. Contact David Harris: (503) - 896 – 7596; tuhs.speech@gmail.com.


1-4 WINDOW OFFICES DOWNTOWN PORTLAND in 6 lawyer suite; reception, secretarial space, conference rooms, phone, Internet, fax, new copier, onsite parking,1618 SW 1st Ave., call (503) 224-2301 or email Carol Ann: caw@lopglaw.com or Ron at fontanaron@gmail.com.

2 CLASS A WINDOW OFFICES available in Downtown Portland at 520 SW Sixth Ave., Cascade Building. Office A: 212 sq ft currently renting for $891. Office B: 186 sq ft renting for $782. Share 8th floor suite with a sole practitioners. Rent includes reception coverage, library, large conference room, lunch and work room, copier, fax and postage machine. These are outside widow offices. Please contact Lana Tucker at (503) 224-2823.

AVAILABLE EXECUTIVE OFFICE SUITES & VIRTUAL OFFICE PROGRAMS– Sellwood location within beautifully designed Class ‘A’ building on the river, minutes from downtown PDX. Amenities include meeting rooms, fully furnished offices, professional receptionist, free parking, admin support services, T-1 digital phone and internet, copy centers and more! River Park Center (503) 238-7500.

AVAILABLE OFFICE, Lloyd Center Area – One nice sized office with clerical station in newly remodeled suite, in congenial office share with 5 other attorneys.  Two conference rooms, kitchen, shower, reception services, copier/fax, DSL, clerical services available on hourly basis.   Free parking for clients. $780/mo. for 1st-6 months ($55 parking/mo.), $980/month after 1st-6 months. Contact Sharon Murphy (503) 546-2989 or sharonmurphy09@earthlink.net.

AVAILABLE OFFICE in congenial 15 attorney suite near Kruse Way in Lake Oswego. Rent includes reception, law library, conference rooms, high speed internet and phone service, kitchen and parking. Secretarial services available. Call Jan at (503) 635-7773.

AVAILABLE OFFICES – Historical building in Downtown Portland has furnished, window offices available to solo and/or group practitioners. Rent includes security, reception, conference rooms, kitchen, and filing space.  Assistant space and other services available. Please reply to the Oregon State Bar, Attn: Blind Ad M-19; P.O. Box 231935, Tigard, OR 97281.

AVAILABLE OFFICES AND SUITES – 8 LOCATIONS– Airport, 2 Downtown Locations, Hillsboro, 2 Lake Oswego locations, Sellwood, and Tigard.Specialized Services for Legal Professionals. Great Shared Amenities; Reception, Administrative Support, Conference Rooms, Full Facilities Management, Copiers, Fax, Postage, Kitchen. Phone and T-1 Internet Services Provided. Call:(503) 595-3391.

AVAILABLE VIRTUAL OFFICES – Work at home? We help deliver a professional image and first class support services for your practice: Business address, Local phone number, Receptionist, Administrative Staff, Offices by the day/hour, Meeting Rooms. 5 Locations: DT Portland, Lake Oswego, Tigard. Mention this ad for 2 FREE MONTHS! Call (503) 471-1400.

BEAUTIFUL EXECUTIVE OFFICE SUITES– Portland or Hillsboro. Easy Freeway access—Abundant Free Parking! Beautifully appointed facilities--corner office available. Managed by experienced law office administrator. Many amenities including telephone, skilled receptionist, beverage services, and use of beautiful conference rooms. Contact Ruth at 866-393-2885.

BEAVERTON – Close to Hwys 217 and 26, off of Canyon Rd. 12 x 12 office and secretarial station available, with congenial group of 7 solo attorneys. $600 per month, includes copier, fax, DSL, conference room, and parking. Call Charlie Ringo at (541) 330-6447.

BEAVERTON – New building.  Share with 4 congenial solo practitioners.  Windowed office and assistant space available including conference, reception, and kitchen (503) 646-3131.

BEND – Beautiful building on the river and Drake Park, adjoining downtown.  Rent an office including equipment and receptionist.  Overflow work available.  Contact Bruce Brothers (541) 382-5885.

BEND – Downtown adjacent to Courthouse & parking: New class A office in premiere corner location; Exceptional value; High-profile building signage; Lease or purchase entire private floor; turn-key penthouse office suite available immediately. Website www.compasscommercial.com/1051Bond ; Call Darren Powderly (541) 383-2444.

CENTRAL DOWNTOWN PORTLAND – one premier office in newly remodeled class A suite in Umpqua Bank Plaza. Great views of the river, Mt. St. Helens, and more. Close to Courthouse. Shared conference room and all usual amenities. Price is negotiable based on lease terms. Contact Tim Landis (503) 220-1331 or Peter Mohr at (503) 221-5222.

CONVENIENTLY LOCATED EASTSIDE – Large office plus secretarial office. Receptionist, phones, voicemail, fax, high speed internet, utilities, copier, office supplies, conference/library, parking and more included. (503) 256-0780, Fax (503) 252-5433, mail@eastportlandlaw.com

CORNER OFFICE in executive suite. Includes secretarial station. Both have built-in desk/cabinetry. Shared common areas: kitchen, conference room.  Reception provided. Fax and copier available on pay per use basis. Located downtown near the legal / financial core. Close to the river for easy freeway and eastside access. TriMet, parking, restaurants nearby. Call Lucinda (503) 225-0701.

DOWNTOWN OFFICE SPACE AVAILABLE on upper floor of the American Bank Building, across street from Pioneer Square. Two adjacent offices available: One corner office and one large office with space for one secretary. Amenities include use of library, 3 conference rooms, receptionist, photocopiers, fax machine and kitchen. Office shared with a 10-attorney AV firm. Call Scott or Helen at (503) 228-8448 or email scw@meyerwyse.com.

DOWNTOWN PORTLAND – 1 furnished, window office, in historic building, with established firm.  Close to courthouses.  Receptionist, shared conference room, copier, fax, scanning, phone, kitchen.  Call Kellie at (503) 241-7242.

DOWNTOWN PORTLAND, 1 office, secretarial and storage space available.  Good location.  Share reasonable rent, expenses and conference room with three experienced lawyers.  Call (503) 445-0855.

DOWNTOWN PORTLAND, 1 or 2 newly remodeled window offices in American Bank Building adjacent to Pioneer Square and Max lines. Rent includes reception, conference room, lounge and kitchen in pleasant law firm. Perfect for young professional. Internet, phone, fax lines and secretarial station available. 12x12 office $650/month; 9.5x15 office $550/month. E-mail nas@smithgreaves.com.

DOWNTOWN PORTLAND --Office space available in professional office building. Space is available as is or can be built to suit the needs of your growing organization!  Current tenants of building include a law firm, a consulting firm, and an accounting firm. Underground Parking is available.  Please call Lynn Bush at (503) 221-0699 for more information.

DOWNTOWN PORTLAND office space – Partner-sized office available in core area.  Share conference room/library, lobby area, phone system and other amenities.  Secretarial space available.  Call Gordon at (503) 222-1415.

DOWNTOWN PORTLAND – Pac West Center, partner sized office, full amenities (503) 222-4455.

DOWNTOWN PORTLAND, Pioneer Tower, Class A space, offices available, near courthouses; receptionist, voice mail, conference rooms, copiers, e-copy, phone, $680 to $1,295, (503) 274-1680.

DOWNTOWN PORTLAND –Window office on 17th floor in 1000 Broadway Building with furnished secretarial space and storage available.  Share copier, fax, postage machine and receptionist.  Call (503) 221-1465.

DOWNTOWN PORTLAND MORGAN BUILDING – Large window offices available in well appointed 2nd floor suite with five attorneys.  Congenial atmosphere.  Share receptionist, conference room, kitchen, copier and fax.  DSL available. Additional space for secretary/legal assistant.  Walking distance to courthouse.  Call David at (503) 295-3025.

DOWNTOWN PORTLAND SUBLEASE – Two to five-year sublease at $20 per foot to share with established law firm in great downtown location. Beautiful space with parking in adjacent building. Anywhere from 1,000 to 8,000 sq ft available, with receptionist to share if desired. Contact Deanne Kreighbaum at (503) 224-6655.

EXECUTIVE OFFICE SUITES— Beaverton, Clackamas, Lake Oswego and Vancouver offices.  Satellite locations  also available in the Seattle area. Private suites with skilled receptionist, conf. room. Internet, phone, transcription and other specialized services available. Corner Office Inc. (503) 780-3627.

FIRST CLASS COMMERCIAL SPACE – Luxurious office space - Citizen’s Building at 10th & Oak Sts. In downtown Eugene; approx 1,565 sf. includes reception area; four offices, conference room, copier/workroom; generous storage; plush carpeting & great views. Flex. leasing terms. Contact Kim Sitowski with Speer Hoyt LLC, at 485-5151 or email: ksitowski@speerhoyt.com.

HEART OF HAWTHORNE – Who needs downtown? Our Craftsman Style office building is close to the Bagdad Theatre, and our clients love this location. We have two offices available August 1 in four attorney suite. Turnkey deal-we offer full conference facilities, secretarial area and reception (already furnished) copy facility, phone system, full kitchen, storage and parking-all included in rental price. Building has been completely mechanically upgraded, including A/C. Shower available for bikers. Independent minded lawyers should call Steven at (503) 709-9145 or e-mail to sgmarkspdx@yahoo.com for more info. 

HILLSBORO DWNTWN OFFICE SPACE – One block to courthouse, free reserved parking. Single private offices on month to month or longer term. $ 325 to $ 375 per month, full service. Larger suites also available. Call Jay Weil (503) 924-5772, jaymweil@aol.com.

HILLSBORO OFFICE SPACE– Large executive office and first class accommodations in Lincoln Street Professional Center, 330 NE Lincoln Street, Hillsboro. Available immediately. Rent includes large office, large staff area, free phones, including long distance, all utilities and janitorial included, use of three conference rooms, kitchen, shower and off street parking. Great location one block from the courthouse. Contact Andrew Rich (503) 693-3633 or Matt Kehoe (503) 648-0766.

KRUSE WAY/HWY 217 AREA – Lower Your Overhead – Quaint house conversion into attorney offices. Easy central access to all three counties, windowed corner office for attorney. Reception room (with fireplace), conference room/library, high-speed internet, fax, copier, kitchen/mail/production room, street signage available, client parking. Share office building with 4 other attorneys, $600. Call John S. (503) 624-0917.

KRUSE WAY - LAKE GROVE – 4035 Douglas Way, Lake Oswego – Several newly refurbished offices to choose from.  Services can include reception, phone, internet, and conference room.  Walk to restaurants, coffee, shopping.  Contact RKF@cgfp.com for building photo/floor plan or call R. Fish at (503) 550-7700.

KRUSE WAY - LAKE OSWEGO – New Class A Bldg., Partner-size offices – Windowed, receptionist, phone, fax, copier, conference rooms, free parking; $810-$1,095/mo. Phone numbers available or porting tenant numbers also available. Call for information. John, (503) 675-4300.

LAKE OSWEGO – Quiet offices available in a friendly 16 attorney class A suite at Kruse Way and I-5. Rent includes client reception, law library, multiple conference rooms, internet (T3), phone service, copier, fax, scanning, kitchen, and spacious parking. Onsite delis and gym. Contact Joe Lyons at (503) 620-8900.

MEDFORD OFFICE SPACE – Located near the courthouse. Friendly, full-service office. Includes receptionist, voicemail, conference room, kitchen, copier and fax. Secretarial space available. Call for information: (541) 776-7927.

NEW EXECUTIVE SUITES with emphasis on the professional. Easy I-5, Kruse Way and 217 access. Receptionist, conference rooms, Integra/Mitel phones, T-1 internet service, high-speed copier/scanner, fax, coffee & tea service, tenant lunchroom & kitchen. Call Kruse Professional Building (503) 601-5050.

NORTHWEST PORTLAND – Spacious corner office with adjacent secretarial space available for attorney in large attractive home converted to law offices.  Ample parking.  Rent $1500 per month includes receptionist, use of conference room, law library, fax, kitchen facilities and limited storage.  Copier, DSL and Lexis available.  Contact Deanna at (503) 227-2486.

OFFICE SHARE IN BEAVERTON/GRIFFITH PARK – One to two attorney offices available November 1 for an office share arrangement.  Convenient location on Griffith Dr. near Beaverton City Hall.  Space should accommodate one to two attorneys plus one staff.  Share fax, copier and conference room.  Nice space, convenient access and free parking.  Sublease rent negotiable.  Contact (503) 968-5820 or rayburn@pacifier.com for details.

OREGON CITY OFFICE – John Henry Hingson III has an office available in his building at 409 Center Street, Oregon City. Close to elevator; off-street parking; law library; conference room; share copier, fax, etc. with three other lawyers. (503) 656-0355.

OWN YOUR OFFICE SPACE/FLOOR – Join other law firms in 7-story building in the downtown core.  Ideal for sole proprietors to build equity through their businesses.  Two commercial condo floors available 5,000 sq. ft. each, all financing in place, bring your TI design and move in, taxes fixed @ below market rates, all new HVAC, elevator, seismic, separate meters. Call Glenn Smith at (503) 697-5907, glennjsmith@yahoo.com principals only.

PERFECT SETUP FOR TWO LAWYERS looking for Class-A office space in downtown Portland.  This 754 sq foot suite in One Main Place includes two private offices, secretarial bay, client reception area, and private kitchenette.  Conference room, workout facilities, and parking all within the building.  Phone system already installed, and available for tenant use.  This is an ideal arrangement for two lawyers starting a firm or a firm looking to move downtown.  For more information call Alex or Nick at (503) 227-4001.

SE PORTLAND OFFICE SPACE with 2 other attorneys.  Columbia East Bldg. 16'x16', spacious parking, 1 1/2 blocks off I-205, conference room.  $350.00 per month.  Call Libby/David (503) 256-0119.

SETTING UP YOUR LAW PRACTICE? So much to do in so little time! Call for free and confidential office assistance – Professional Liability Fund Practice Management Advisors – Sheila Blackford, Dee Crocker, or Beverly Michaelis at 503-639-6911 or 1-800-452-1639.

SW PORTLAND, CORBETT NEIGHBORHOOD – Historical property, Mt. Hood views. Three attractive offices, six attorneys. Easy access to downtown and freeways, reception, conference room, free parking, etc. Contact Chuck or Dave at (503) 222 3529.

TWO BEAUTIFUL LAWYER OFFICES AVAILABLE in modern, class A building in downtown Portland. Can lease one or both offices.  One secretarial space is available.  Located in proximity to Multnomah County and Federal courthouses.  These offices are located within a suite shared by two established law firms.  These offices and the available conference rooms present your clients with knockout views of the West Hills.  The location is the top floor of the 1000 Broadway Building.  Spaces are newly remodeled and decorated by professional designer.  Two conference rooms, kitchen and file room available to share and receptionist services provided as part of lease.  Copier, fax and postage services available.  Parking available, private gym, and bank in building. Call Scott Brown at (503) 228-5027.

TWO RIVER VIEW Class A offices in Umpqua Plaza, Portland, plus one built-out secretarial space available. One SW Columbia Street, Suite 1850. Rent includes receptionist services, use of conference rooms, library, kitchen and building amenities. Reasonable DSL, OJIN, copier, fax and telephone charges. Parking offsite. Call Jean, (503) 229-1850.


IS THERE A HOLE IN YOUR POCKETBOOK? Offices spend $20 in labor to file a document $120 in labor to find a misfiled document, and $220 in labor to recopy a lost document. Call for free and confidential office assistance – Professional Liability Fund Practice Management Advisors – Sheila Blackford, Dee Crocker, or Beverly Michaelis at 503-639-6911 or 1-800-452-1639.

LIFE IS TOUGH AND SO IS THE PRACTICE OF LAW. Need some stress relief? Call the completely confidential Oregon Attorney Assistance Program (OAAP) at (503) 226-1057 or toll-free in Oregon: (800) 321-OAAP — Mike Long, ext. 11; or Shari R. Gregory, ext. 14.

SOMEONE SAID, "You are drinking too much and/or using drugs." Is it true? Call the confidential and anonymous Oregon Attorney Assistance Program (OAAP) at (503) 226-1057 or toll-free in Oregon: (800) 321-OAAP — Meloney Crawford Chadwick, ext. 13; or Douglas Querin, ext. 12.

WERE YOU RAISED in a family where there was alcohol, physical, sexual, or emotional abuse or some other dysfunction? For information about lawyers’ ACoD support groups, call the confidential and anonymous Oregon Attorney Assistance Program (OAAP) at (503) 226-1057 or toll-free in Oregon: (800) 321-OAAP — Mike Long, ext. 11; or Shari R. Gregory, ext. 14.

WHY DO THEY HAVE TO BE THAT WAY? Are you worried about the way an attorney’s drinking or drug use affects his or her practice or family life? Call the confidential and anonymous Oregon Attorney Assistance Program (OAAP) at (503) 226-1057 or toll-free in Oregon: (800) 321-OAAP — Mike Long, ext. 11; Shari R. Gregory, ext. 14; Meloney Crawford Chadwick, ext. 13; or Douglas Querin, ext. 12.


It is the policy of the Bulletin to only list opportunities for employment that are consistent with OSB Bylaw 10.

A THIRD OF LIFE IS SPENT AT WORK. Are your rewards meeting your needs? If you are considering a job or career change, we can help. Call the confidential Oregon Attorney Assistance Program (OAAP) at (503) 226-1057 or toll-free in Oregon: (800) 321-OAAP — Mike Long, ext. 11; Shari R. Gregory, ext. 14; Meloney Crawford Chadwick, ext. 13; or Douglas Querin, ext. 12.

ARE YOU A SUCCESSFUL ATTORNEY looking for a new firm with which to grow and prosper? Are you looking for an organization that has large-firm expertise but provides the hands-on client care of a boutique firm? Are you looking for partners who understand the value and importance of both individual and team efforts? Are you interested in being challenged as an attorney while remaining closely involved with your family? Do you have an established book of business and hopes of growing it? We are a mid-sized firm that offers world class legal expertise to clients here in the Portland Metropolitan area. With 7 partners, 9 associates, and 14 staff members, we are large enough to handle nearly all of the legal needs of our clients, yet we are small enough that we know each other well and enjoy the work we produce as a team. Our firm has been located on Kruse Way for 20 years, taking early advantage of the tremendous growth and opportunities of the entire Portland metro area. We are looking for attorneys that will continue to predict, capitalize and seize the next opportunities to grow the firm’s practice. If this model of practicing law appeals to you, please contact our Office Manager, Maureen Sharp, at (503) 620-8900 or mts@buckley-law.com.

ASSISTING LAWYERS In Their Legal Careers for more than 20 years. Northwest Legal Search, Inc., an executive search firm devoted exclusively to lawyer placement and established in 1987, is seeking outstanding associates and partners for opportunities assigned to us by the Northwest's leading law firms and corporations. If you have strong academic credentials and a focused career progression, we can assist in your future. Contact Linda Green Pierce for a confidential discussion. (503) 296-9500 See our newly refreshed web site: www.nwlegalsearch.com for job opportunities. Sign up for our newsletter to receive interviewing techniques and market information. Email: linda@nwlegalsearch.com

ASSOCIATE attorney for northwest law firm. AV-rated, mid-size law firm with Portland and Seattle offices is seeking an associate for its Portland office. A minimum of three years experience with emphasis on complex litigation, construction litigation or insurance coverage preferred. Excellent academic record and writing skills required. Position offers competitive compensation package and excellent growth potential. Please reply to the Oregon State Bar, Attn: Blind adQ-23; P.O. Box 231935, Tigard, OR 97281.

ASSOCIATE ATTORNEYWallace, Klor & Mann, P.C. is seeking a workers’ compensation attorney.  2 – 5 years experience and license to practice law in Washington preferable.  Please send resume’ to Wallace, Klor & Mann, P.C. Attn:  Hiring Partner,  5800 Meadows Rd., Suite 220, Lake Oswego, Oregon 97035; or email to ac.wkmlaw@yahoo.com.

ASSOCIATE ATTORNEY WANTED for well established Newport law firm. 1-5 years experience in civil litigation and general business law. Position leads to production based compensation. Please send cover letter and resume to Macpherson, Gintner & Diaz, P.O. Box 1270, Newport, OR 97365 or fax to (541) 265-3571 Attn: Richard Diaz.

ASST DISCIPLINARY COUNSEL – OSB administers the system of lawyer regulation in OR & provides a variety of services to members & the public. We are looking for someone to join our team & provide counsel to the OSB in the evaluation, investigation & litigation of ethics complaints made against OR lawyers. Salary starts at $6326/mo. Excellent benefits. PERS employer. For full job details & requirements see OSB Job Opportunities at www.osbar.org. Equal Opportunity Employer

ATTORNEY, Albany – Evashevski, Elliott, Cihak & Hediger, PC seeks associate attorney, with four+ years experience in litigation or family law. Please send resume and cover letter by mail or e-mail to (pam@eechlaw.com) Pamela S. Hediger, PO Box 781, Corvallis, Oregon 97339. All inquiries held in strict confidence.

BEAVERTON/PORTLAND GENERAL PRACTICE LAW FIRM seeks associate with 3+ years experience in business law, family law, and/or personal injury cases. Should have some client base. Phone (503) 469-1229.

CITY OF HOOD RIVER – Request for statements of interest and qualifications for Legal Services: The City of Hood River is soliciting statements of interest and qualifications from qualified individuals and firms for the position of City Attorney. The City Attorney currently provides all legal services needed by the City except for labor contracts and the occasional services that require unusual expertise not ordinarily within the scope of City Attorney services. This is a contracted position. The City invites qualified individuals or firms to submit proposals based upon the scope of work contained in the RFQ. A copy of the RFQ can be obtained by contacting Bob Francis, City Manager, 301 Oak Street, Hood River, OR 97031 by email at bobf@ci.hood-river.or.us. The RFQ is also posted on the City of Hood River website at www.cityofhoodriver.com. Sealed Proposals clearly marked “City Attorney RFQ” will be received by the City of Hood River, c/o Bob Francis, City Manager, 301 Oak Street, Hood River, OR 97031, until 4:00 p.m., Friday, October 16, 2009. The City of Hood River programs, services, employment opportunities, and volunteer positions are open to all persons without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex, age, martial status, sexual orientation, source of income, physical or mental disability, or political affiliation.

CIVIL LITIGATOR with strong analytic and writing skills and minimum of five (5) years experience to work on complex, multi-party construction defect cases for small Portland law firm. Please send CV to Rlevin62@aol.com.

CONTRACT LEGAL SERVICES – Need a little extra help? The Lewis & Clark Law School Contract Legal Services program is a free service connecting attorneys who need short-term help with Lewis & Clark students and alums willing to take such assignments. Contact us with a brief description of your project - we’ll get the word out to available students and grads. You can select who will do the work and negotiate project wages and hours directly with the student/grad. To post a project, contact the Career Services Office: (503) 768-6608 or lscs@lclark.edu.

CONTRACTS MANAGER, University of Oregon – The Purchasing and Contracting Services Department at the University of Oregon is seeking a Contracts Manager. The Contracts Manager is responsible for assisting University departments to conceptualize, negotiate, draft, review, process, and finalize contracts with third parties for the acquisition of goods and services and for other purposes. The Contracts Manager reports to and works with the Director of Purchasing and Contracting to develop and implement policies, processes, and procedures that support timely contracting services that achieve the best interests of the University. Ability to collaborate with a diverse body of faculty, staff and students required. Bachelor’s degree and a Juris Doctor, Master’s, or other similar graduate degree required. For a full description of the position, requirements and application process, please visit http://hr.uoregon.edu/jobs.  EO/AA/ADA institution committed to cultural diversity.  We invite applications from qualified candidates who share our commitment to diversity.

IS THAT ALL THERE IS? Are you successful but not satisfied? Join our confidential support group for Lawyers in Transition. Call the Oregon Attorney Assistance Program (OAAP) at (503) 226-1057 or toll-free in Oregon: (800) 321-OAAP — Mike Long, ext. 11; Shari R. Gregory, ext. 14; Meloney Crawford Chadwick, ext. 13; or Douglas Querin, ext. 12.

LITIGATION ASSOCIATE – Established, eight-attorney downtown Portland, AV-rated law firm seeks an associate attorney with at least two years of experience.  Law firm environment is relaxed yet professional.  Applicants must have strong academic credentials, excellent written and verbal communication skills, and attention to detail.  Prior experience in general civil litigation preferred. Submit resumes in confidence to Hiring Partner, Kennedy, Watts, Arellano & Ricks LLP, 1211 SW 5th  Avenue, Suite 2850, Portland, Oregon 97204-3726.  Web site:  www.kwar.com

MID-SIZED DOWNTOWN PORTLAND LAW FIRM specializing in insurance defense, construction defect litigation, and insurance subrogation seeks associate attorney.  Position will emphasize legal research, writing and document analysis.  Excellent research and writing skills required.  Top 25% of law school class.  Law review preferred.  Please submit cover letter, resume, class standing and transcript to Leslie A. Kocher-Moar, MacMillan, Scholz & Marks, P.C., via e-mail only (lkochermoar@msmlegal.com).

NEWPORT LAW FIRM looking for Associate Attorney to practice family law, estate planning, business law, real property law and general civil litigation. Must have three years experience , good time management skills and zealousness for trial work. Applications should include a resume and salary requirements to the Oregon State Bar, Attn: Blind Ad K-17; P.O. Box 231935, Tigard, OR 97281.

PARTNERSHIP OPPORTUNITIES – We are seeking partner level attorneys with a current and portable practice to join our dynamic and growing law firm. Must have ability to manage own practice, willingness to participate in firm’s marketing program, and possess entrepreneurial self-starter mindset. Minimum 10 years’ experience with high net worth individuals and closely held businesses desired. Excellent benefits, including 401k plan, first class offices, and collaborative work environment. Call or email Maureen Sharp, Office Manager, Buckley LeChevallier, P.C. in confidence for information.  (503) 620-8900; mts@buckley-law.com; http://www.buckley-law.com/partnership.

REQUEST FOR PROPOSAL FOR HEARINGS OFFICER SERVICES – Clatsop County requests proposals from qualified individuals or firms to provide Hearings Officer services for ordinance compliance and land use permits. The qualifying consultant will conduct hearings on discretionary and quasi-judicial land use applications as authorized by the Board of County Commissioners and conduct such other enforcement hearings as the Board of County Commissioners may authorize. Proposal Due Date and Time: November 16, 2009, 12:00 p.m.- Noon.  To obtain RFP packet and scope of work, contact Clatsop County Transportation and Development Services at 800 Exchange St., Suite 100, Astoria, OR 97103; (503) 325-8611, or via email at comdev@co.clatsop.or.us. The County reserves the right to waive minor informalities and/or reject any or all proposals if it is deemed to be in the public interest to do so.

SEEKING AN ATTORNEY to compliment a long established estate planning and estate administration and business practice in Beaverton/Tigard/Portland. Minimum 3 years of experience with planning taxable estates and working with closely held businesses is desired.  We’re looking for a key member to compliment our growing team.   Litigation attorneys are also encouraged to apply.  Contact us in confidence at judyg@myattandbell.com.

SMITH FREED & EBERHARD P.C. is seeking attorneys with 3-9 years of litigation experience. We are a growing Insurance Defense Firm and are currently recruiting for additional litigation attorneys experienced in Personal Injury, Construction Defect and Business Litigation. Excellent research, writing and analytical skills; attention to detail; and the ability to work professionally with clients, associates and staff are a must. Oregon bar required and Washington bar is a plus. We pay a competitive salary and benefits as well as provide a team-oriented environment. For consideration please send a cover letter, resume, writing sample and three professional references to hr@smithfreed.com.

SMITH FREED & EBERHARD P.C. is a growing Insurance Defense Firm. We are currently recruiting for an Attorney with 3-6 years experience in Business Litigation and Employment Law. The position requires excellent research and writing skills; attention to detail; and the ability to work professionally with clients, associates and staff. Oregon Bar membership is required and Washington Bar is a plus. We pay a competitive salary and benefits and provide a team-orientated environment. For consideration, please submit a resume, cover letter, writing sample and three professional references to hr@smithfreed.com. Please indicate Business Litigation/Employment Law Attorney in the subject line.

STAFF ATTORNEY – Oregon Law Center seeks bilingual (Spanish/English) staff attorney for Ontario office. Focus on issues affecting migrant/seasonal workers. 0-3 years experience, ability to relate to clients required. Benefits, salary DOE. Cover letter & resume: Mandy Weeks, 35 SE 5th Ave #1, Ontario OR 97214, mweeks@oregonlawcenter.org. Closes Oct 15, 09. EEO employer.

STAFF ATTORNEY – Oregon Law Center seeks bilingual (Spanish/English) staff attorney for Woodburn office. Focus on issues affecting migrant/seasonal workers. Ability to relate to clients required. Benefits, salary DOE. Resume & cover letter: Mark Wilk, 230 West Hayes Street, Woodburn, Oregon 97071, mwilk@oregonlawcenter.org. Closes Oct 15, 09. EEO employer.

WANT TO WORK IN A FIRM THAT VALUES YOUR COMMITMENT TO YOUR FAMILY as much as we value your commitment to your work? Firm of four attorneys in Portland area seeking experienced probate or tax lawyer with some client base to compliment our practice.  Great benefits, wonderful staff and congenial working conditions.  Send resume to the Oregon State Bar, Attn: Blind ad R-24; P.O. Box 231935, Tigard, OR 97281.

WITHERSPOON, KELLEY, DAVENPORT & TOOLE, a full-service regional law firm with offices in Spokane, Seattle, Portland and Coeur d'Alene, is seeking an attorney to join its bankruptcy and creditor rights group where he/she will enjoy a sophisticated practice.  The ideal candidate will have three to four years experience in creditor rights, loan workouts and bankruptcy matters.  He/she should also possess strong academic credentials, excellent drafting skills, along with some experience in corporate transactions.  Interested candidates should submit a cover letter and résumé to:  Hiring Partner, Witherspoon, Kelley, Davenport & Toole, 422 W. Riverside Avenue, Suite 1100, Spokane, WA  99201; or fax to (509) 458-2717; or e-mail dmk@wkdtlaw.com.

BAR BOX REPLIES — To reply to an ad in the classifieds listing a bar box address, mail responses in a 9 x 12 or smaller envelope to the Oregon State Bar, Attn: Blind Ad _____, P.O. Box 231935, Tigard, OR 97281. To protect the confidentiality of a bar box holder and of the reader, we offer the following service: if there is a firm you do not wish to see your response, list that firm (or firms) on a note included with your letter to the bar box. Put both in an envelope addressed to “Classified.” If the box holder is a firm you have listed, your response will be recycled. 


NEED HELP WITH A BIG CASE? Want to expand your practice? Want to take a vacation? Contact the OWLS Contract Lawyer Service. We can help. Fast! You contact us with project/job information. We immediately post the announcement to our contract lawyer list serve. You are promptly contacted by our contract lawyers who meet your criteria. Free! No fee to post jobs or projects. You pay the contract lawyer you hire. Effective! Contract lawyers statewide. Many levels of experience. Many types of expertise. For more information, or to post a job, contact: Norma Freitas by phone at 503/375-5484 or email at nsfreitas@aol.com.


BARBUR & 22ND $950,000 – Need an upgrade or downsize on space? Turnkey building ideal for a law firm seeking value. 15 individual offices, 2 conference rooms, 25 pkng spaces. Operating expenses under $1,000 a month. Financing options. Diana Shenk (503) 805-2022, dianashenk@gmail.com.

BEACH HOUSE, OTTER ROCK, OR – Custom cedar, open beams, 2bed, 2bath, 31x24 Bonus room/sleeping loft, double garage, 20x32 attached shop. $689,900 - Monte (503) 866-5360 or Beverly (503) 319-6893.


BEND EXECUTIVE LODGE-STYLE CHALET – Minutes to Sunriver, Mt. Bachelor. Hot tub, pool table, wi-fi, foosball, HDTV's. Sleeps 10. Excitingescapes.com.

FRANCE: Laroque des Alberes – Experience life in a small French village.  Views to Mediterranean and Pyrenees.  Explore southwest France and Spain.  2 bedroom, 1 bath, rooftop terrace.  Sleeps 5.  Reasonable rates. Photos and more: www.coeurdelaroque.com or (541) 343 5539.

GEARHART — Cozy, warm cottage. 4 bedrooms, 2 baths, sleeps 10. Cable TV in Family room, gas fireplace in Living room. Fully equipped, fenced yard, ping-pong, bikes, games; close to beach. No smoking or pets. (503) 222-7439.

KIHEI, MAUI, HAWAII– Large oceanview 1BR, 2BA condo, LR sleepersofa, two pools/spas, tennis, across street from beach.  Attorney discounts.  mjs@aterwynne.com (503) 329-5088.

KONA, HAWAII – Lovely oceanfront 1 BR condo. Large MBR, vaulted ceilings, great view. Tennis, oceanside pool and spa, walk to town www. nevinproperties. com; (503) 675-6220.

LA QUINTA – Elegant 3 BR, 3 BA casita at Rancho La Quinta CC. Fine dining, spectacular pools, fitness center, tennis courts. VRBO.com/251657.

MAUI CONDO – Papakea Resort, located on the ocean.  Beautiful, newly remodeled 1 BR w/ full loft.  Spacious, sleeps 6, A/C, flat screen TV w/VCR/DVD, washer/dryer, poolside BBQ, all amenities.  $1200/week.  Available 10/28/09-11/13/09. (503) 452-9925.

MCKENZIE BRIDGE – The McKenzie River rushes by directly in front of cabin terrace. This rustic summer place near Horse Creek sleeps 4 - 6. Fish, bike, raft, hike, golf. Weekly/$800. Chuck (503) 222-3529 w /(503) 244-3845 h. charlesreynolds@tr-law.com.

NEDONNA BEACH – Luxury beachfront home, four bedrooms, three baths. Two miles from Rockaway Beach. $150/night, $50 cleaning fee per stay. No smoking, no pets, eight persons and three vehicles maximum. Six night minimum in summer (Memorial Day – Labor Day), two night minimum otherwise. Photos, description and reservation forms at: http://www. ignisys.com/beach. (503) 281-2469; kwillett@ignisys.com.

NEWPORT OCEANFRONT CONDO – Agate Beach, panoramic views, sleeps 4. Tastefully furnished. 1 bdrm, 1.5 bath. Kitchen, fireplace, decks, near golf. Little Creek Cove unit #123 (541) 343-3288.

OCEANSIDE – Beach house on cliffside, overlooking ocean and Netarts Bay. 4 decks, fireplace, spa tub, washer/dryer, and gourmet kitchen. Three baths, sleeps six; $300 weekend; $75/night on weekdays; $600 entire week; discounts for VIP guests and winter months (503) 478-1280.

PALM DESERT – Lovely, completely remodeled 2 BR 2 BA condo at Palm Valley CC. Sleeps 4. No pets/smoking www.nevinproperties.com; (503) 675-6220.

SCOTTSDALE – North Scottsdale home near Troon and TPC golf courses. Newly furnished. 3BR, 2BA, 52”plasma TV, pool, firepit, outdoor barbecue. No smoking, no pets. Tony at (503) 221-2271.

SEASIDE – Absolutely gorgeous 3200 sq ft vacation home with panoramic ocean view during the day & city lights @ night.  Hot tub on deck,  Sleeps 8+.  Pet/smoke free.  Introductory rates (360) 694-5175,  (1-877) 464-4429.

SEASIDE – Large 3 BR, 2 BA, ½ block to beach. 2 TVs, partial ocean view. 2 night minimum - $150 per night, $950 per week + cleaning + tax (503) 228-4317 or (503) 777-3283. No smoking, no pets.

SUNRIVER – Attractive 3 BR 2 BA home, hot tub, 6 bikes, 2 TVs, DVD/VCR, CD, BBQ, microwave, fireplace, dishwasher, washer/dryer and all amenities. Great location near mall and Ft. Rock Park. No smoking/pets (541) 354-1902 eves. DCCA #804

SUNRIVEROn The Deschutes River, Private, Dock Home plus apartment all amenities 5 min to Lodge, Mall, Crosswater, 20 min to skiing, details online at thatsunriverplace.com or VRBO # 152925.

SUNRIVEROn the golf course! 4 BR 3.5 Baths, two family rooms, sleeps 10. Fireplace, Jacuzzi in Master Suite, new carpet and décor; four TVs, DVDs, Washer/Dryer, bikes, gas barbeque, hot tub, 2.5 car garage. Foosball, pool table. No smoking/pets. Walking distance to ClubHouse North, Mavericks available. $250 - $300/night + cleaning virtual tour at www.mtresort.com/7vine/ ; phone (503) 364-9115.

SUNRIVER – Warm, cozy, 2 bedroom, 1 bath Ranch Cabin, ideal for a weekend getaway. Fireplace, TV, Wi-Fi, DVD, CD, BBQ, microwave, dishwasher, washer/dryer, fully furnished & well-equipped. Sleeps 4. $95.00/night + $75 cleaning fee (541) 770-6720.

SUNRIVER HOME – 4 BR/2BA, sleeps 8, loft, hot tub, decks with furniture, TV/VCR, large stone fireplace with split wood, W/D, 2 car garage, propane BBQ, 2300 sq. ft, well equipped, on secluded green way, near mall, pet friendly. Call for seasonal rates, 7th night free: (503) 654-8166 eves, (503) 692-3770 days. E-mail jhuston@wicinc.com.

SUNRIVER HOMERecession Rates for 2009! Beautiful 4 BR, 3 BA home w/all amenities. Sleeps 8-10. TVs w/DVDs and VCRs, BBQ, fireplace, bikes, ping-pong, Wi-Fi, private hot tub on large deck. Lots of windows. Quiet location near Woodlands Golf Course. Swim passes provided. No smoking, no pets (503) 292-8164 or kbquerin@comcast.net.

SUNRIVER—SUNRAY VACATION RENTALS - Choose from over 150 Homes or Condos with hot tubs. Pets OK in some homes. Call 1-800-531-1130, book online at www.sunrayinc.com, or e-mail us at sunray@sunrayinc.com.

THE MASTER GOLF TOURNAMENT– Once in a lifetime Tickets and Travel Packages to Augusta National. Contact Linda ASAP. (503) 224-0180; lindaf@wittravel.com .

WEST MAUI CONDO – Beautiful 1 bedroom oceanfront, all amenities, pool, adjacent beachpark, quiet, convenient. $160/night, 5 nt. min. (541) 683-0808 or halekai117@aol.com.

WEST MAUI HAWAII – Spacious two bedroom, two bath beachfront condo with panoramic views of stunning sunsets over Lanai and Molokai. Located at the Hololani in West Maui, Hawaii. www.hololani.com. Unit A402 * Fully Equipped Kitchen *Washer Dryer * Heated Fresh Water Pool* Cable TV * Weekly Maid Service *Underground Parking. Minimum 5 nights. Adults only and no smoking or pets.


ADMINISTRATIVE LAW – HELP – Experienced administrative law practitioner will accept referrals or consult or assist you with your clients with state agency disputes: licenses, administrative rule challenges, other agency actions. Former Governor’s Legal Counsel, former Oregon Attorney General. James M. Brown, Portland: (503) 222-6338, jim@jamesbrown-law.com

AFFORDABLE LEGAL RESEARCH – Fast, efficient and thorough. Case law, statutes and more. $50.00 per hour. Call Cynthia at (971) 285-7876; cynthia.a.dupuy@gmail.com.

APPELLATE ATTORNEY — Available to assist with appeals or take referrals. Experienced with hundreds of appeals. Background also includes publication of the “Oregon Appellate Manual” with Butterworths, and eleven years of teaching legal writing, research and appellate advocacy at the University of Oregon School of Law. Some appeals cost under $3000. Call George Kelly, (541) 343-1884.

ARBITRATOR/MEDIATOR who truly listens. 30 years' civil litigation experience. Stephen Eichelberger (503) 585-5000, StephenEichelbergerAttorney@comcast.net.

ARCHIVAL & DOCUMENT VALUATION– Great Uncle Ebenezer's business papers are as boring as his stories, but University archivists catering to insomniac scholars would love you to donate them. The IRS might even give you a deduction! John V. Henley, LLC, appraisals for books, personal and professional archives, vintage photographs and maps, literary intellectual property.Over 30 years dealing in rare books, etc.www.johnVhenley.com or (503) 351-0809.

AVIATION ATTORNEYThomas J. Flaherty (503) 245-2500, stahlco@teleport.com. Aviation accidents; defense of FAA certificate enforcement actions; NTSB trials; purchase and sale of aircraft; available for representation, consultation or referrals. OSB member since 1974. Instrument rated commercial pilot. FAA Certified Flight Instructor (CFI) and FAA Certified Instrument Flight Instructor (CFII).

BILLING SERVICE – Ideal for sole practitioner or small law firm. Portland area. Excellent references, reliable (503) 253-3126.

CATERING/EVENT CATERING– Try the Dawg House Restaurant & Deli, with our regional gourmet “dawgs”, sandwiches and boxed lunches. Vegan option too! 1505 NE Killingsworth, Portland (503) 546-8881.

CHARGING ORDER HANGING OVER YOUR FUTURE? Worried about insurance coverage? Protect your assets through the use of an offshore entity structure and get service plus piece of mind. Contact Mr. Accuardi, OSB #974613 at interlaw@justice.com for more info.

CONTRACT ATTORNEY – Over 20 years civil litigation experience. Research, pleadings, motions and trial prep. Portland area office. PLF insured. Lisa Day (503) 722-3483.

CONTRACT LEGAL SERVICES – Need a little extra help? The Lewis & Clark Law School Contract Legal Services program is a free service connecting attorneys who need short-term help with Lewis & Clark students and alums willing to take such assignments. Contact us with a brief description of your project - we’ll get the word out to available students and grads. You can select who will do the work and negotiate project wages and hours directly with the student/grad. To post a project, contact the Career Services Office: (503) 768-6608 or lscs@lclark.edu

DOCUMENT EDITING, technical proofreading, template clean-up. 35 years editing/legal support experience, outstanding references, active writer. Call Mary Sharon, (541) 687-2046; marysharonmoore@yahoo.com.

ESTATE & TRUST TAX RETURNS (income, estate and inheritance taxes) prepared by AV attorney (LLM Tax) with 25 years experience. prompt, efficient service.  Confidential, privileged; competitive costs. contact James Oberholtzer at (503) 412-8647 or oberholtz@oberholtz.com

FORENSIC DOCUMENT EXAMINER — Trained by the Secret Service and US Postal Crime Lab examiners. Fully equipped laboratory. Qualified in state and federal courts. Retired from the Eugene Police Department. Jim Green, (888) 485-0832.

FREE & CONFIDENTIAL ASSISTANCE for office systems, including docket control, tickler systems, conflict checks, efficient office & time management and client communications. Call the Professional Liability Fund Practice Management Advisors – Sheila Blackford, Dee Crocker, or Beverly Michaelis (503) 639-6911 or 1-800-452-1639.

FREELANCE PARALEGAL – Knoebel Freelance Paralegal Services provides quality paralegal services to large and small firms. Excellent references from current and past clients. Servicing downtown Portland and close-in SE and NE locations. Reasonable rates. To learn more, go to www.paralegalpdx.com.

GEOTECHNICAL ENGINEERING EXPERT – William F. Galli, P.E., G.E., Senior Principal of The Galli Group.  Beginning with Shannon & Wilson in the 1970’s, Mr. Galli has practiced geotechnical engineering and managed professional offices of 15 to 55 in Oregon, Washington and California.  He has advanced degrees in engineering and over 30 years experience in slope failures, landslides, changed conditions evaluation (subsurface), foundation and structure damage due to earth movements, surface and groundwater control and damage to structures and causation analyses and expert testimony.  Contact The Galli Group; (541) 955-1611 or bgalli@galligroup.com

INTERNET SEARCHES – People and asset locator. Affordable rates and fast service. Call Cynthia at (971) 285-7876; cynthia.a.dupuy@gmail.com.

INVESTIGATION – Northwest Investigations & Consulting is a full service investigation firm  specializing  in: Trial Preparation, Locates, Interviews, Asset & Background Checks. Mike  Greene of Rosenthal & Greene PC., states "  Their positive results & professionalism really shows" contact Steve (503) 710-4414 - email: nwinvestigation@comcast.net  web: nwinvestigation.com.

LEGAL ETHICS DEFENSE: ETHICS ADVICE & OPINIONS— Christopher R. Hardman - Providing defense services against Bar disciplinary proceedings; legal ethics advice, consultations, and opinion letters. Mr. Hardman is a former Assistant Disciplinary Counsel of the Oregon State Bar Office of Disciplinary Counsel; and a former Bar prosecutor. He is a speaker and moderator at Ethics Continuing Legal Education Seminars sponsored by the Bar, New Lawyers Division and others. He may be contacted at his office: Christopher R. Hardman, (503) 916-1787, or Fax (503) 916-1789; 909 SW St. Clair, Portland, OR 97205.

LEGAL RESEARCH/TRANSLATION – JD/MBA, OSB member, WUCL alumnus, native Spanish speaker, with legal research, contract review, and translation experience.  Contact Juan Aguiar jaguiar@aguiarlaw.com, Skype: juan_aguiar1.

NEED HELP WITH A BIG CASE? Want to expand your practice? Want to take a vacation? Contact the OWLS Contract Lawyer Service. We can help. Fast! You contact us with project/job information. We immediately post the announcement to our contract lawyer list serve. You are promptly contacted by our contract lawyers who meet your criteria. Free! No fee to post jobs or projects. You pay the contract lawyer you hire. Effective! Contract lawyers statewide. Many levels of experience. Many types of expertise. For more information, or to post a job, contact: Norma Freitas by phone at 503/375-5484 or email at nsfreitas@aol.com.

PROCESS SERVING – Based in Lincoln County and serving all of Oregon seven days a week. Day, evening, weekend and rush service available. For more information email or call Jerry at SERVICEWITHASMILEPS@YAHOO.COM or (541) 961-3722.

STRESS, anxiety, depression psychotherapy and counseling; career counseling; confidential assistance improving strained relationships, clarifying career considerations, responding constructively to occupational, family, and individual emotional developments, transitions, etc. Standish McCleary III, J.D., Ph.D., Lic. psychologist (16 yrs. atty); (503) 228-0688.

TRANSCRIPTION – Accurate transcription, editing, and writing services. Digital audio and tape transcription available through FTP, email or standard mail. Pickup and delivery available in Lincoln County. Confidentiality guaranteed. Eleven years of legal experience ensures accurate completion of your documents. For more information call or email Kathy at (541) 961-3005 or scrcribescorner@gmail.com; www.scribescorner.org.


BE A COURT TOUR GUIDE  for 5th-12th grade students! All it takes is a commitment of one morning a month and basic knowledge of the court system. Training will be provided. For more information, contact Classroom Law Project at office@classroomlaw.org or (503) 224-4424.


JAMES HAROLD McKEE, born 10/1/37, died 8/6/08. Lived in Beaverton, Oregon. Searching for any will or codicil signed after 8/31/04. Contact Bruce M. Weinsoft, (503) 445-0855 or at lawyerbw@integra.net.

PAUL FREDRICK BOEHLER, DOB October 06, 1938, passed away on April 14, 2009 in Polk County, Oregon.  He resided in Yamhill County, Oregon.  Any information on a will or inquiry of a will, please contact James E. Redman at (503) 659-5335.

SEARCHING for Attorney who may have a will for Geraldine Boen (Jackson County) dated after December 1983. Please contact daughter Carol Thomas (541) 973-5500.

WILL SEARCH for Carl Leroy Rawe, Jr. Please contact attorney Michael J. Buroker at (503) 658-8540, 21902 SE Foster Road, Damascus, Oregon 97089, if you prepared any estate planning documents for Carl Leroy Rawe, Jr. of Gresham, Oregon.



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