Oregon State Bar Bulletin — MAY 2011


FOR SALE

MOVING SALE! Reasonably priced office furniture (bookcases, chairs, desk, filing cabinet, etc.). Call (503) 241-4875 for details.

OFFICE SPACE

1 LARGE OFFICE – Central to 6 counties, minutes to downtown PDX, Oregon City, etc.; Easy fwy access; Free parking; reception area, library, large conf. room; kitchen; dedicated file/work space, brand new high speed internet & phone installation; private fax wiring (or use ours); flexible, long or short term rental, lease, work-for-rent, situations. All usual amenities. From $585.00/mth. Call Gary at (503) 295-0431 or (503) 201-0992.

AFFORDABLE EXECUTIVE SUITE OFFICES – Prime location at Beaverton Central Max Station. Dual and single offices available immediately. Amenities include administrative support, receptionist, conference rooms, kitchen, free parking! Contact Maren at (503) 906-7800 or visit us at www. beaverton-esuites.com.

AVAILABLE CENTRAL DOWNTOWN PORTLAND – Close to courts. Umpqua Building, 16th floor, river/mountain views, professional, congenial atmosphere. Two adjacent offices available. Amenities include light reception, conference room, kitchen, work room with copier/scanner, postage and fax. Space for support staff. Fitness center, deli and coffee in building. Nearby parking available. $850 per office, terms negotiable. Email lsuran@mershanlaw.com.

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 OFFICE SPACE – New Attorney? Branching off on your own? Need an office? Fully furnished, turn-key office space available at 5 Portland locations including 2 downtown and 3 in SW/Lake Oswego area. Ideal for individuals or groups. 3-24 month term options available, call Danielle Floberg at (503) 750-3140 to schedule a tour! Mention this ad for special OSB pricing!

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 – Suite of offices available summer of 2011. 1220 sq feet, plus access to large conference room. Comes with parking. Great location off of Canyon Road, near Hwy 217 and Hwy 26. $2,250 per month. Call Charlie Ringo at (541) 390-3006.

DOWNTOWN COOS BAY OFFICE SHARING – Across from city hall, busy location, reasonable rent, turnkey deal. We offer full facilities, conference room, secretarial area and reception. Call Dave or Dan at (541) 269-0654 or (541) 267-0229.

DOWNTOWN PORTLAND, 1 or 2 newly remodeled and furnished 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. Internet, phone, copy machine/printer, postage machine and fax lines available. Free use of gym in building. 11.5x12 with relite $650/month; 9.5x15.5 with relite $550/month. E-mail nsmith@smithgreaves.com.

DOWNTOWN PORTLAND, Corner of SW 6th & Clay near new transit mall – Nice 11 x 14.5 ft office with large window and separate large fully furnished secretarial work station just outside the door- $715- and smaller fully furnished 9 x 11.2 inside office- $415. Includes full reception and custom telephone answering, library w/fireplace, conference room, shower, kitchen, some closed file storage, all equipment, 7 experienced attorneys, 4 blocks to courthouse, coffee shop and restaurant next door, fitness center one block. Parking available ($150). 521 SW Clay (503) 226-3607.

DOWNTOWN PORTLAND – Morgan Building, 7th floor, six attorneys, congenial atmosphere, reception, conference room, fax, kitchen. Three offices available: two @ $775/mo. each and one @ $975/mo. Support staff space available. Call Brian at (503) 224-1588.

DOWNTOWN PORTLAND – Overlooking Pioneer Courthouse two nicely furnished offices; secretarial/receptionist workstations; conference room; large windows that open; fax, copier, internet available; share suite with sole practitioner; $650 & $850; call Chris (503) 223-2114.

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

DOWNTOWN PORTLAND INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY boutique law firm across from Pioneer Courthouse is offering move-in ready office space to attorneys. Spacious offices on the 2nd and 3rd floors facing SW Yamhill Street and SW 6th Avenue offering views of either the courthouse or Pioneer Square. Many amenities including receptionist, conference rooms, kitchen, copier/printer/scanner, locker room with showers, weight room, bike storage, and garage parking available. No long-term commitment required. Call Chuck DeVoe at (503) 224-6655 or chuck@khpatent.com.

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/SPACIOUS OFFICE – 15' X 11' Office with 10th floor view. Located 2 blocks from Pioneer Courthouse Square. Rent includes reception service and local telephone service. Fax, Copier, postage meter, voice mail and high speed Internet available. Suite has a shared conference room that is easily reserved and law library. Free gym in building. Historic office building that has been well cared for and updated. Great for a sole practitioner. Contact John @ (503) 243-2733.

EUGENE LAW OFFICE AVAILABLE – 259 E 5th. Current tenants practice primarily plaintiff civil litigation and criminal defense as sole practitioners. Rent very reasonable. Shared amenities: conference room, ORS, jury instructions, furnished waiting area, DSL, fax, high-speed digital BW/color copier/printer/scanner, office paper, kitchenette, janitorial (541) 338-7072 or mdugan@mdugan.com.

EXECUTIVE OFFICE SUITES — Beaverton, Clackamas, Tualatin 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.

EXECUTIVE SUITE, located downtown Eugene in prestigious Citizens Building. 1,565. Sq ft.: Four Offices, Reception Area, Conference Room, Workroom; plus generous storage. Plush carpeting & great views. Professional building with lobby attendant and janitorial service. Flex. leasing terms. Contact Kim Sitowski with Speer Hoyt LLC, at (541) 485-5151 or email: ksitowski@speerhoyt.com.

FABULOUS RIVER VIEWS FROM YOUR OFFICE – Professional full service executive suites in the ideal riverfront location. Close in location next to the Springwater trail, perfect for runners and cyclists. Your office is located moments from downtown with free parking, secure bike storage, state of the art conference rooms and full administrative services available. We provide the furniture, equipment and professional support team to answer your calls, greet your clients, handle mail and packages and provide all levels of administrative support based on your needs, providing the ultimate in flexibility. Just move in. Your fully furnished river view office and full service staff is ready for you. River Park Center (503) 238-7500 info_rpc@rpcesuites.net.

FULL SERVICE OFFICE IN DOWNTOWN PORTLAND available – Work alongside ten other attorneys in the historic Pennoyer Building. Amenities include reception service, shared conference and break room facilities, internet and fax. Convenient to courthouses and Max. $600/month in rent with no long-term commitment required. Call Drew Chilton at (503) 320-8507.

GRESHAM OFFICE SHARING – Reasonable rates for rent, equipment, staff. Contact Steve or Tony at (503) 667-6789.

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 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 – 2 elegant offices 1 block from courthouse. $650.00/ea + utilities w/first month free. For pics/info contact John Elliott: (503) 648-3146, or JMEDrum@Earthlink.Net.

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.

JOHN'S LANDING, YOUR OFFICE ON THE RIVER! – Two months free rent with a signed lease! Office space available on the third floor of the River Park Plaza Building with other sole practitioners and a small law firm. Rent includes high speed Internet, phones, Continental US long distance calls, reception, voicemail, meeting rooms, large covered patio with BBQ, kitchen, locker room with showers and reserved parking! This is Class A space in a building that was built in 2003. Our offices are adjacent to Willamette Park with a running trail along the Willamette River, boat launch and soccer field. Current tenants include Estate Planners, Real Estate Law, Elder Law, Criminal Defense, Family Law and a tax preparation firm. We have 4 offices starting at $600 a month. Please contact Bob Cronk at (503) 245-0894 or bob@naylaw.com.

KEIZER – GORGEOUS LAKE FRONT OFFICE SUITE AVAILABLE. Overlooks Staats Lake, near McNary Golf Course. Easy Freeway access. $500/month rent includes: Shared conference room, work area with copier/printer/scanner/fax,  kitchen, and lobby area with 2 other attorneys.  Professional, congenial atmosphere. Light reception available. Alternatively, personal secretarial/legal assistant workstation available (optional) for additional $250/month. Call (503) 304-4886 or email walsh@walshlawfirm.net

KINGS HILL/GOOSE HOLLOW IN PORTLAND – Office suites available in historic Georgian mansion converted to office building. Three suites-320 sq. ft, 411 sq. ft and 580 sq. ft. Perfect for practitioner with 1 or 2 support staff. Close to downtown, MAC club, Washington Park, NW Portland and Pearl District. Rent is inclusive of utilities, janitorial service and parking. Month to month or lease negotiable. First month rent free.  Please contact Len Stevens @ (503) 295-2166.

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 OSWEGO – New Class A Bldg., Partner-size offices – Windowed, receptionist, phone, fax, copier, conference rooms, free parking; $600-$1,095/mo. Phone numbers available or porting tenant numbers also available. Call for information. John, (503) 675-4300.

KRUSE WAY - LAKE OSWEGO eSuites Offices – All-inclusive office packages starting at $595 mo (includes furniture, receptionist, voicemail answering, conference room, kitchen, coffee, telephone/fax lines, high-speed internet). Larger offices available. Call (503) 699-3100 or visit eSuiteOffices.com. Don’t need a full-time office? Visit eSuiteVirtual.com.

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 – Office space available for attorney in large attractive home converted to law offices. Ample parking. Rent $650 per month includes receptionist, use of conference room, law library, fax, and kitchen facilities. Copier, DSL, and Lexis available. Space for legal assistant is available. Overflow work and referrals a possibility. Contact Richard Senders at (503) 227-2486.

OFFICES AVAILABLE – 6960 SW Varns Road, Portland (near 217 & I5). Negotiable rent may include reception, administrative support, technical support, conference rooms, high speed internet, phone service, security, kitchen and parking. Possible exchange of work or contract overflow for attorney with a complimentary practice. Please contact Tom Johnson, Vial Fotheringham at (503) 684-4111.

OFFICE SHARE with established attorneys. 3 office suite with reception and conference room. $500/month. Located at Griffith Park Corporate Center, 4900 SW Griffith Drive, Suite 165, Beaverton. Email tanya@whiteandshepherd.com.

OFFICE SPACE FOR RENT at 1467 13th Street in Salem. 12x16 legal office with use of secretarial space, copier, fax machine, luncheon area, two conference rooms and free off-street parking. $750 per month, plus proportionate share of utilities. Call W. Brad Coleman at (503) 370-9326 or brad@wbradcoleman.com.

ONE BEAUTIFUL OFFICE AVAILABLE in modern, class A building in downtown Portland. One secretarial space is available as well. 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.

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.

OREGON CITY - PROMENADE BUILDING office space – River views, walk to Courthouse and Downtown. Free parking, flexible terms. Call David (503) 238-1025.

PORTLAND HOLLYWOOD DISTRICT Law office space – $600 inc all utilities except cable/phone-14’ x 16’+ with use of conf rm. Tenant parking. Easy access. Call Peter at (503) 236-4000.

SALEM OFFICE SPACE FOR RENT – Attorney offices and secretarial space in stately building four blocks from the Marion County Courthouse. Shared reception, kitchen, two conference rooms, off-street parking, and associate costs with established firm. Contact Roger at (503) 585-2121.

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.

SOUTH SALEM OFFICE SPACE – Full or part-time, 200-400 sq ft. $150 to $750 per month. 1845 Commercial St SE, Salem. Corby Hann (503) 371-7000.

WEST LINN – Beautiful location next to West Linn Central Village. Two offices available – prefer to rent both to one tenant, but will consider renting separately. Larger office is approximately 13 X 14 with private entrance. Retiring tenant used larger office for attorney and smaller office for assistant. Large reception area shared with two attorneys. Utilities (excluding internet) included in rent. Terms: month to month. Rent is $1,000.00 for both offices or $600.00 for larger office and $400.00 for smaller office. Call if interested. (503) 656-5915.

WILSONVILLE – Office share with 3 other attorneys. Superb location one block off I-5 easily accessible from Portland, Salem, and all surrounding areas. Potential to gain new clients through walk-in traffic. $550/month including common expenses. Contact Tom (503) 682-9875.

PERSONALS

ARE YOU CONCERNED about an attorney who is drinking and/or using drugs? We are!!! 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 C. Crawford, ext. 13; or Douglas Querin, ext. 12.

GET OFF THE MERRY-GO-ROUND OF CHEMICAL DEPENDENCY! Help is available; you don’t have to do it alone. Call the confidential and anonymous Oregon Attorney Assistance Program (OAAP) at (503) 226-1057 or toll-free in Oregon: (800) 321-OAAP — Meloney C. Crawford, ext. 13; or Douglas Querin, ext. 12.

IS THE PAST AFFECTING YOUR PRESENT? Survivors of alcoholic families who have experienced physical, sexual, or emotional abuse can get help and move on. 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.

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.

POSITIONS AVAILABLE

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

ASSOCIATE ATTORNEY – Harrang Long Gary Rudnick P.C., a Northwest regional law firm, seeks an associate with at least 4 years of increasingly responsible civil litigation experience to join its business and government tort claim defense litigation practice in Eugene, Oregon. Must have experience taking and summarizing depositions, writing and arguing pretrial motions, evaluating cases for settlement, and preparing cases for trial. An existing book of business a plus. Successful candidate will possess excellent communication, writing & research skills, a strong academic record, the ability to exercise sound independent judgment and good client relations skills. Oregon Bar membership required. Please send resume and cover letter to Craig Starr, Director of Administration, by email at craig.starr@harrang.com or by mail at 360 E. 10th Ave., Suite 300, Eugene OR 97401. Inquiries will be held in confidence. EOE.

ASSOCIATE POSITION with AV rated law firm available in northeast Oregon. Partnership track preferable. Perfect location for families. Beautiful, large office space. General legal experience requested, with emphasis in family law, criminal law and estate planning. Please contact Jennifer Coughlin at (541) 788-1641 for more details.

BEAVERTON LAW FIRM seeks an attorney with three plus years experience in family law, personal injury and/or business law. Prefer candidate with some client base. Please call Anna at (503) 469-1229.

BEND BUSINESS FIRM Hurley Re PC seeks experienced associates with excellent credentials to join our firm.  We are looking for two attorneys: a civil litigator and a real estate and business transaction attorney, both with at least three to five years experience, excellent written and argumentation skills, and some portable business. Oregon Bar membership in good standing is required. We serve many local businesses and organizations as well as individuals in a collegial work environment of seasoned practitioners. Hurley Re offers a full range of benefits and competitive compensation. Interested applicants may forward resumes with references to Elizabeth Dickson, Hurley Re PC, at eadickson@hurley-re.com or 747 SW Mill View Way, Bend OR  97702.  Please include position desired in email subject line.

COMPLEX COMMERCIAL LITIGATION ASSOCIATE – Ball Janik LLP is seeking an experienced litigation associate for its Portland, Oregon office. Qualified applicants should have 2 – 4 years litigation experience and be capable of handling complex multi-million dollar commercial litigation disputes. Outstanding writing and oral advocacy skills are required, as well as strong academic credentials and admission in the Oregon State Bar. In addition, admission to the Washington State Bar is preferred. Qualified applicants should submit a resume, cover letter (referencing Job #1284) and writing sample in confidence to Mindy Becker, Human Resources Manager, Ball Janik LLP, 101 SW Main Street, Suite 1100, Portland, Oregon 97204. Applications are also accepted electronically at mbecker@balljanik.com. EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER 

DO YOU WANT SOME SUPPORT for your quest toward job satisfaction? 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 C. Crawford, ext. 13; or Douglas Querin, ext. 12.

EXPERIENCED ASSOCIATE – Holmes Weddle & Barcott, P.C., an expanding 30+ lawyer firm with offices in Anchorage, Seattle, Portland, and San Diego, is seeking a senior associate with at least 5 years experience defending Oregon and Washington workers' compensation claims. Washington Bar membership (or ability to obtain reciprocal admission) is required. This is a unique opportunity for the right candidate. For consideration, please send a cover letter and resume to rbabcock@hwb-law.com. All replies will be kept confidential.

FOLAWN ALTERMAN & RICHARDSON LLP – We are looking to expand our firm by adding experienced lawyers with compatible practices. If you are looking for a new environment with lower overhead and partners you can trust, please call. If you don’t know who we are, ask around. All inquiries are confidential. Please call Jennifer at (503) 546-4621 or email info@farlawfirm.com.

GENERAL COUNSEL, TriMet – TriMet is a municipal corporation providing public transportation for the three counties in the Portland, Oregon metro area. TriMet operates a comprehensive multi-modal, mass transit network including buses, light rail, commuter rail, trolleys, and special services. TriMet averages more than 100 million passenger boardings per year and is recognized as one of the best large city transit systems in the United States. We are launching an executive search for the position of TriMet General Counsel, as necessitated by the impending retirement of the incumbent. Position Summary: The General Counsel (GC) is the Chief Legal executive within TriMet and represents the agency and its officials in all legal proceedings. The GC is accountable to the General Manager and oversees 8 staff attorneys and 5 support staff. Required professional qualifications include the following: Law degree from a law school fully approved by the American Bar Association; Active membership in good standing with the Oregon State Bar; and Master's degree in public administration, business, or related social science is highly desirable. Full details concerning job content and required qualifications may be seen at www.TriMet.gov. If you are a qualified veteran and choose to apply for veterans’ preference points, you must reflect your status on the application and submit supporting documentation with your application by the closing date of this recruitment. Documentation must be attached to your application. TriMet is an equal opportunity employer, committed to developing an organization that is reflective of and sensitive to the needs of the diversity community we serve, including the elderly and persons with disabilities. For Additional Information, Please Contact: Roger Pringle, The Pringle Company, (Executive Search Consultants) in Portland, OR: (503) 221-0048. If you are a candidate, please submit your cover letter and resume to: rog@pringleco.com.

GEVURTZ MENASHE LARSON & HOWE, P.C. is seeking an experienced attorney to join the firm’s family law practice. A candidate must have 3 – 5 years experience in handling family law cases, excellent credentials and a good reputation in the legal community. Candidates must also have a desire to market and develop their practice. Oregon Bar membership is required, Washington membership is a plus. Here’s an opportunity to be a part of a collegial team of attorneys who are leaders and innovators in the family law community. GMLH offers a competitive salary and benefits. For consideration, interested applicants should submit a cover letter and resume confidentially to: info@gevurtzmenashe.com.

INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS TRANSACTIONS (CHINA) – A prominent, mid-size Portland law firm seeks an attorney with at least 4 years experience in business transactions involving China. Candidate must have a solid business law transactions foundation and be fluent in spoken and written Mandarin Chinese. Candidate should also be a thorough and diligent researcher regarding U.S. and Chinese laws and regulations, as well as a precise and articulate writer. Experience drafting and translating contract language in Mandarin Chinese will be helpful. This position will commence as a part-time position but may develop into a full-time senior associate or of-counsel position. For an experienced candidate with a book of transferable business, there is the potential for the position to be full-time at hire. Please send resume and writing sample to the Oregon State Bar, Attn: Blind ad J-17; P.O. Box 231935, Tigard, OR 97281 or email blindad@osbar.org with "Blind ad J-17" in the subject line. We are an equal opportunity employer.

LATERAL PARTNER – Samuels Yoelin Kantor LLP seeks a lateral partner to join the firm’s sophisticated and diverse business, estate planning, real estate, construction and litigation practices at its new downtown Portland office. Successful candidates will have portable business, excellent credentials, at least ten years experience, a good reputation in the legal community and, most importantly, a willingness to be part of a collegial work environment. With roots dating back to 1927, Samuels Yoelin Kantor LLP is one of Oregon’s oldest law firms. The firm is widely recognized throughout the Pacific Northwest for the superior legal work it performs on behalf of its corporate and individual clients. For consideration, send resume and cover letter to Ed Cunningham at ed.cunningham@samuelslaw.com.

LINDSAY HART NEIL + WEIGLER, LLP is looking for a litigation attorney, with one to three years experience to join our medical malpractice defense team. LHN+W, one of Portland’s oldest and best known law firms, holds an AV-rating and is looking for people to perform high-quality legal work in a collegial atmosphere. Oregon license is a requirement and Washington license is a plus. Please send cover letter, resume, writing sample and references to:  Robert W. Palmer, 1300 SW 5th Ave., Suite 3400, Portland, OR 97201-5640. All applications will be confidential.

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 or e-mail blindad@osbar.org with "Blind Ad K-17" in the subject line.

OREGON HEALTH & SCIENCE UNIVERSITY seeks attorney with at least 5 years of business transactional and health care regulatory experience, excellent negotiation, research and writing skills. Research regulatory experience a plus. Compensation and benefits competitive. To be considered for the position, you must apply online: www.ohsujobs.com (job # IRC 33438).

REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS – Notice is hereby given that Clackamas County, through its Board of County Commissioners, will receive sealed proposals per specifications until 1:00 PM, May 25, 2011, for a CODE COMPLIANCE HEARINGS OFFICER. No Proposals will be received or considered after that time. Clackamas County is seeking qualified individuals to act as a primary professional code compliance hearings officer to conduct and decide quasi-judicial Code Compliance violations relating to the following codes and ordinances: Chapter 2.07 Compliance Hearings Officer Code; Chapter 7.03, Road Use Code; Chapter 9.01, Uniform Code for the Abatement of Dangerous Buildings; Chapter 9.02, Application and Enforcement of the Clackamas County Building Code; Chapter 9.03, Excavation and Grading Code; Chapter 10.03, Solid Waste and Waste Management Code; Chapter 10.04, Recycling License Code and Title 12 and 13, Zoning and Development Ordinance. These codes can be viewed at: http://www.co.clackamas.or.us/about/code.htm. Proposal packets are available from 7:00 AM to 6:00 PM Monday through Thursday at Clackamas County Purchasing, Clackamas County Public Services Building, 2051 Kaen Road, Oregon City, OR 97045, telephone (503) 742-5444. Sealed proposals are to be sent to Lane Miller – Purchasing Manager at the Kaen Road address. Proposals will be opened in the Purchasing Department, located on the fourth floor of the Public Services Building, at the designated time. Each proposal must contain a statement as to whether the vendor is a resident vendor, as defined in ORS 279A.120. This is not a public works contract subject to ORS 279C.800 through 279C.870, the Davis Bacon Act (40 U.S.C. 276a). The Clackamas County Board of County Commissioners reserves the right to reject any and all proposals not in compliance with all prescribed public bidding procedures and requirements, and may reject for good cause any and all proposals upon the finding that it is in the public interest to do so and to waive any and all informalities in the public interest. In the award of the contract, the Board of County Commissioners will consider the element of time, will accept the proposal or proposals which in their estimation will best serve the interests of Clackamas County and will reserve the right to award the contract to the contractor whose proposal shall be best for the public good.

THE PUBLIC DEFENSE SERVICES COMMISSION (PDSC) is seeking an executive with demonstrated leadership and management skills to serve as the Executive Director of the Office of Public Defense Services. Application instructions and position description may be found at www.oregon.gov/opds. Application deadline: May 16, 2011.

THREE-ATTORNEY FIRM IN MCMINNVILLE seeks an associate with one to four years civil trial experience to join its civil litigation and insurance defense practice. Insurance defense experience preferred. Top 1/3 of graduating class or higher. Competitive salary and benefits. EOB. Please send cover letter, transcript, resume and writing sample to: Gary G. Norris, Law Office of Gary G. Norris, 1006 NE 3rd Street, Suite A, McMinnville, OR 97128; Phone: (503) 472-3770. 

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 or email: blindad@osbar.org with the blind ad number in the subject line. 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.

POSITIONS WANTED

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.

LOOKING FOR ASSIGNMENTS, anything from litigation support to first chair. 30 + years. 100's of cases, many to verdict (and appeal). AV. Judge pro tem. All areas of civil law. Now solo and want more work. Compensation and being the Big Dog secondary to getting busy again. Please email blindad@osbar.org with Blind Ad B-9 in the subject line or mail to the Oregon State Bar, Attn: Blind ad B-9; P.O. Box 231935, Tigard, OR 97281.

PRACTICES FOR SALE

COASTAL LAW PRACTICE – Successful solo practitioner law practice for sale. Turnkey law office opportunity, includes builging, all equipment, furniture, furnishings, fixtures, supplies and library. Please reply to the Oregon State Bar, Attn: Blind ad G-14; P.O. Box 231935, Tigard, OR 97281.

ESTABLISHED, HIGHLY SUCCESFUL SOLO PRACTICE for sale in Bend, Oregon with high net income. Practice focuses on litigation, business, personal injury, corporate, real estate, criminal, etc. Owner willing to work for or train/assist buyer(s) or new lawyers for extended period. Terms available. Please send inquiries to John at PO Box 1992, Bend, OR 97709.

PLANNING TO CLOSE YOUR LAW PRACTICE? Will you ever be able to retire? 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.

REAL ESTATE

19.7 ACRE GETAWAY in remote and beautiful Elkhorn Mountains above North Powder, Oregon. Surrounded by Forest Service. Stunning views, creek, wildlife, and trees to build a cabin. Dixie Queen Mine, 7000 foot elevation. $99,000. Paul (541) 954-3434, www.boulderpatchmines.com.

RECREATIONAL RENTALS

ARCH CAPE BEACHFRONT HOME, CASE PACIFICA – Five bedrooms plus sleeping loft; Three full baths; Mexican tile floors; Panoramic views; Summer weeks; Off season weeks or weekends. Robert Sacks (503) 975-6923.

BLACK BUTTE – 4 bedroom, 3 bath, den, sleeps 10, BBQ, cable, VCR, stereo, bikes, lava rock fireplace, partial mountain view, 1.4 acre (503) 356-6633.

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.

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; Pictures: http://picasaweb. google.com / SamSandmire/ OceanView MauiCondoRentFromSamSandmire#.

KONA, HAWAII – Lovely oceanfront 1 BR condo. Large MBR, vaulted ceilings, great view. Tennis, oceanside pool and spa, walk to town (503) 675-6220. For photos, email: nanevin@aol.com.

LINCOLN CITY - ROAD'S END: Beautiful fully furnished ocean view home; 4 bedroom, sleeps 8, ½ block to beach. Hot tub, wi-fi, deck, fireplace, $145 weeknights, $210 weekends and holidays, 2 night minimum. No smoking, no pets - www.chandlerbeachhouse.com.

MANZANITA BEACH HOUSE – Wonderful 3 bedroom, 2 1/2 bath, 2 blocks from beach.  No pets, no smoking.  For details call (503) 297-7971.

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 10/8/11-10/22/11 (503) 452-9925.

MCKENZIE BRIDGE – Historic, beautiful summer cabin on the McKenzie River near McKenzie Bridge. Fish on the river in front of the cabin, walk, raft, bike, hike, golf. Cabin sleeps 4-6. Weekly/$800. (503) 222-3529 w /(503) 244-3845 h. charlesreynolds@tr-law.com.

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 (Fri, Sat nts); $75/night Sun-Thurs; $600 entire week (503) 478-1280.

PACIFIC CITY BEACHFRONT HOME – Four bedrooms, sleeping loft, 3 baths. Great location, nice, clean, well equipped. Ivan Zackheim or Miriam Hecht. (503) 227-6477.

SCOTTSDALE – North Scottsdale home near Troon and TPC golf courses. Newly furnished. 3BR, 2BA, 52”plasma TV, pool, 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

SUNRIVER – Fantastic value for very clean and comfortable 3BR/1BA condominium in Abbot House units near Village Mall. Email abbothouse20@yahoo.com for rates, photos and details!

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—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.

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. See at : http://www.halekai.com/ condos/117/index.html. Dates and discounts available.

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 (800) 367-5032, www.mauihololani.com.

SERVICES

AMAZING VIDEO CONFERENCING IN HIGH DEFINITION! Video Conferencing solutions for your legal depositions. Across town, across the country or anywhere in the world. Comfortable conference room accommodates several people. Call (503) 597-1300 to schedule your video conference at Corner Office, Inc.

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 $4000. Call George Kelly, (541) 343-1884.

APPRAISAL SERVICES – Certified Real Estate Appraiser provides fast, reliable appraisal services including; FHA, Probate/Estate planning, Bankruptcy, Foreclosure and Divorce proceedings. Call: (503) 548-9310  oremail:  erica@ericadunnappraisals.com.

ARBORIST/FORESTER – David D. Hunter, Certified Arborist, LLC provides expert witness relating to arboriculture and forestry related issues and arboricultural consultation services. Timber trespass, tree and landscape damage, landscape and tree appraisals and hazard tree assessments are some of the services. Serving the western United states. David D. Hunter (503) 319-0380 www.davidhunterarborist.com.

AVIATION ATTORNEYThomas J. Flaherty (503) 245-2500, or email sandrajstahl@gmail.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, single-engine land, single-engine sea, multi-engine land. FAA Certified Flight Instructor (CFI), Instrument Flight Instructor (CFII) and Multi-Engine Instructor (MEI). 

AVIATION LAW – Landye Bennett Blumstein LLP, www.landye-bennett.com, is one of the leading firms in airplane and helicopter crash litigation for plaintiffs, with over 40 years of combined experience. We have successfully litigated cases against many major aircraft/component manufacturers, including Cessna, Piper, Cirrus, Beech, Rockwell, Fairchild, Sikorsky, Robinson, Avidyne, Honeywell, Teledyne Continental, Lycoming, Kaman, United Instruments, and GE. Contact Bob Hopkins, rhopkins@landye-bennett.com, or Matt Clarke, mclarke@landye-bennett.com, at (503) 224-4100.

CONTRACT ATTORNEY – Over 20 years civil litigation experience. Research, pleadings, motions and trial prep. Portland area office. PLF insured. Lisa Day (503) 669-3406.

CORPORATE PORTRAITS, BRINKMAN PHOTOGRAPHY’S specialty is in creating portraits that stand out from the rest! Check out www.brinkmanphoto.com or callJennifer @ (503) 287-7405.

CRIMINAL DEFENSE LITIGATION SUPPORT – Paralegal with experience at California Appellate Project. Records procurement and investigation skills. Thorough and conscientious. References available. Contact Jennifer: jwohagar@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, www.documentexaminer.info.

FORENSIC EXAMINATION OF HANDWRITING ON EVIDENTIAL DOCUMENTS – Consultations with Attorney. Reports documenting findings and conclusions. Critique of alternate opinions. Court qualified since 1985. Dorothy Lehman (503) 654-7156.

FORENSIC PSYCHIATRY – Liana Hategan, MD, board certified forensic psychiatrist. Evaluations, reports, expert testimony. Rapid turn-around. Portland/Salem Metro (503) 238-5580.

FREE AND CONFIDENTIAL OFFICE SYSTEMS ASSISTANCE – Conflict checks to docket control to tickler systems – find out about efficient office systems, time management, and client communications. Call the Professional Liability Fund Practice Management Advisors – Sheila Blackford, Dee Crocker, or Beverly Michaelis at (503) 639-6911 or 1-800-452-1639.

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.

MEDIATION SERVICES by David Marcus. Emphasis on construction, real estate & other commercial disputes; over 600 cases resolved; (AAA, CDRS, OMA). No fancy display ad, just reliable, quality services at a reasonable fee; (503) 363-9341, marcusmediation@gmail.com.

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.

NOW WHAT? BRING YOUR GIFTS TO LIFE RETREAT – Are you feeling uninspired or dissatisfied with your career? Are you searching for greater meaning and wondering what is your true life purpose? Kirsten Meneghello, JD & Life Purpose Coach, is facilitating a weekend retreat based on the book "Now What? 90 Days to Your New Life Direction" on October 21-23 in Beaverton. $395 registration fee before 8/15. Call (503) 432-8214 or email kirsten@illuminationcoachpdx.com to register.

REAL ESTATE BROKERAGE SERVICES – Never refer your clients to a Dual Agency Brokerage. Refer them to the InSight Real Estate Brokerage, specializing in Single Agency Representation each and every time. We advocate solely for your clients’ interests. Our judgment is never clouded by Dual Agency. Mark Minnis, Principal Broker. We do it right! (503) 228-6989, Email: minnis@singleagent.net.

RGL FORENSICS provides support to lawyers with the financial aspects of cases. We discover and define financial value in transactions and civil and criminal disputes, and provide expert witness testimony in court and arbitration proceedings. 23 offices worldwide. In Portland, call (503) 224-6600 or visit www.rgl.com.

SECURITIES ATTORNEY – Federal and state securities offerings (public and private); mergers and acquisitions; federal, state and NASD broker dealer licensing, regulation, enforcement and compliance. FINRA arbitrator, former state regulator. Jack Platten - nwbusinesslawyer.com, (503) 227-6266. Available for referrals, associate counsel, or contract work on transactional or litigated matters.

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.

TITLE INSURANCE AND ESCROW CLAIMS – The claim needs to be properly presented in order for the client to receive an acceptable recovery. Kenneth Mayer (503) 892-1987.

WASHINGTON WORKERS COMP 30 years experience. More than 2000 cases successfully handled. Contact: Kevin G. Staples, Washington Workers Comp., (503) 283-3393; (360) 816-2500; kevin.staples@ landerholm.com.

VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES

OREGON TAX COURT, SALEM – Volunteers needed to process new appeals, scan documents, copy, file, assist in the courtroom, mail documents and similar tasks. Any length of shift available Mon-Fri, 8-4. Court or office experience with some legal knowledge or training preferred. New admittees and paralegals welcome! Please contact Derek Dizney, (503) 986-5650.

WILL SEARCHES

SEARCHING for the will for Robert Charles Mader, DOB 7/8/1931, resided in Portland. Please contact Darlene Haren, (910) 545-5103; dharen@ec.rr.com; 4928 SE Gumbranch Rd, Jacksonville NC 28540.

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SERVICES

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ALL OTHER ADS

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COLOR

Color may be added to any ad for an additional $20.

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