Oregon State Bar Bulletin — JULY 2015





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MISCELLANEOUS


RECYCLE YOUR LIBRARY? Young lawyers would like to pick up what you want to get rid of.  Looking for loose-leaf treatises, CDs, other resources with real-estate, IP, business, tax, executive comp, or other transactional focus; also interested in digital form files, and a set of Oregon Digests.  971-233-7609. Thanks in advance.


OFFICE SPACE


16th FLOOR OFFICE(S) AVAILABLE IN DOWNTOWN PORTLAND’S CONGRESS CENTER – Office(s) available for subletting from regional law firm on the 16th floor of 1001 SW Fifth Avenue, Congress Center. Includes access to common areas (reception, conference room, kitchen, other amenities) as well as secretarial station(s). Rent amount dependent on number of offices and secretarial stations to be rented - can accommodate a variety of sizes. Contact: Tina Carey, tina.carey@harrang.com; (503) 417-6041.

7 OFFICE ATTORNEY SUITE – 2 offices available in Class A Building -Cascade Square. Located off Hwy 217 and Hall Blvd. with easy freeway and WES train access. Office sizes are 13x10 and 13x14. Telephone, fax, internet, copying, kitchen, conference room; great views; free covered parking; perfect for sole practitioner or small firm. Call Lisa at (503) 646-9230 or e-mail lisa@richardandersonlaw.com.

CLOSE IN SW PORTLAND OFFICE SPACE –The 3700 Barbur Building has a corner office available, with reception area, including space for secretary, conference room, free parking, and other amenities. Share offices with 4 solo practitioners. $850 a month. Call Dave Nepom, 503-223-1137.

DOWNTOWN EUGENE – Pleasant and professional environment. 2½ blocks from the Lane County Courthouse. Too many features to list. $850 per month. Find additional information and photographs at: www.856olive.com

DOWNTOWN EUGENE CLASS A.– Ground Floor of 10 story building. 5553 NRSF on the corner of 10th & Oak. Includes client parking. Contact 541-687-9066 or janet@citizensbuilding.com.

DOWNTOWN LAW OFFICE –Portland.  Top floor historic office in Gus Soloman Courthouse; 6th and Main.  428 sq. ft. indiv. office formerly a district court law library and 300 sq. ft. file room.  Office almost entirely floor to ceiling built-in stocked barrister bookcases w/rolling library ladder.  Twelve foot high windows.  Share 500 sq. ft. furnished reception w/sole practice attorney.  $700/mo. includes phone and internet.  (503) 224-3844.

DOWNTOWN LAW OFFICE SPACE –Available in the heart of Portland at 851 SW Sixth, Pacific Center.  Corner offices available with beautiful views, conference room, coffee room, copy room, free set up of internet and phone access.  Class A building on MAX line includes workout facility with shower/lockers, bike parking, on-site café, Ruth’s Chris Steak House on the ground floor.   Offices ranging from 10’ x 10’ to 20’x 14’ ($500-$1,200), with all utilities and no long term commitment required.  Assistant and support staff spaces also available.  Call Donna at 503.417.5499 or dmoser@dunncarney.com.

DOWNTOWN PORTLAND-2 OFFICE'S – Class A space-river & mountain view $1,500 & $1,300/Monthly: Class A office space, 18th floor of Umpqua Bank Building, at One SW Columbia. Both exterior office's with panoramic view of mountains, riverfront and downtown. AV family law practice will share two conference rooms, receptionist services, and kitchen. Copier, fax, telephones and email provided at cost. Building amenities include conference rooms, private gym and bank in building. Approximate room sizes 17 x 14 and 10 x 15. Call Cecelia Connolly (503) 224-7077

DOWNTOWN PORTLAND INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY law firm across from Pioneer Courthouse has move-in ready office space for attorneys. Corner office overlooking Pioneer Courthouse Square, or spacious interior office (no view). Many amenities, including in-person receptionist, conference rooms, kitchen, copier/scanner, locker room with showers, and bike storage. No long-term commitment required. Call Chuck DeVoe at (503) 224-6655 or chuck@khpatent.com

EAST PORTLAND HOLLYWOOD DISTRICT office share space -access to conference room, tenant parking (503) 850-4956.

EUGENE LAW OFFICE AVAILABLE259 E 5th. Current tenants practice primarily plaintiff civil litigation and criminal defense as sole practitioners. Rent very reasonable. Shared amenities: conference room, 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

FREE CONFERENCE ROOM SPACE – The Professional Liability Fund is offering Oregon lawyers free use of a conference room located downtown at 520 SW Yamhill Street, Suite 1025, Portland, Oregon. To reserve this space through the online calendar system and learn more details about this free conference room space, go to the PLF website, www.osbplf.org, and click on Practice Management, then Oregon Lawyers’ Conference Room. For questions, contact Jeanne Ulrich, Oregon Lawyers’ Conference Room Coordinator at (503) 226-1057 or at jeanneu@oaap.org.

FURNISHED NEW LAWYER “INCUBATOR”– Offices available now. Newly built class A space, in Tigard Triangle with Portland address. Two private offices available for new lawyers – preferably interested in criminal law and family law. Two conference rooms, kitchen, big screen TV fosters collaborative work environment. One year lease includes phones, internet and personalized reception greeting. Support staff available if needed. Graduated lease payments start at $250 per month. Application requires a letter of interest and personal interviews will be conducted to ensure a proper fit for all parties. Email for tour or more info to mike@pdxlegal.com.

GROUND FLOOR of 10 Story "Class A", Citizens Building. 5,553 NRSF available, corner of 10th & Oak, Eugene. Great street exposure with client parking. Contact (541) 687-9066 or janet@citizensbuilding.com.

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

HILLSBORO DOWNTOWN OFFICE SPACE One block to courthouse, free reserved parking. Single private offices on month to month or longer. $ 325 per month. Larger suites also available. New Comcast high speed internet available! Call Jay Weil (503) 924-5772, or e-mail jaymweil@aol.com .

KRUSE WAY – Lake Oswego, Class A Office Building. 4248 Galewood Street, Lake Oswego, OR 97035. Primarily Attorneys. Partner-sized, windowed offices. Receptionist, Phones, High Speed Internet, Conference Rooms available or included. Free parking. Office lease prices range from $600 to $1100/month. Phone numbers or ported numbers available. Call for information. John (503) 675-4300.

KRUSE WAY AREA – Large Class A office space (14’ x 17’), plus additional assistant’s space, on Meadows Road.  $1,600 per month. Available access to fax, copier, conference rooms, kitchen, free parking, telephone and internet. Contact Ron or Sandy at 503-496-5535.

LAKE OSWEGO office space available. Class A in 5 Centerpointe immediately available on sub-lease.  Entire space includes 4 private offices, welcoming reception area, and work area with kitchen build-out.  Building amenities include gym, deli, and conference room access.  Rent entire space, or retain existing tenant occupying one office.  Call (503) 906-2244 for additional information or tour.

LAKE OSWEGO OFFICE SPACE – Two professional offices available near Kruse Way (on Meadows Road). Access to fax, copier, conference rooms, kitchen, free parking. Telephone, internet, and reception services also available. Office suit is professionally appointed and we have a very collegial atmosphere. $1,300 per month. Contact John Draneas at (503) 496-5500.

LAW OFFICE SPACE AVAILABLE DOWNTOWN at the Honeyman House, 1318 SW 12th Avenue, Portland. Professionally remodeled Victorian House. Easy street parking for clients, 10 minute walk to the courthouse, and easy freeway access. Amenities include law library, large conference room, access to copier and fax. A free tenant parking place with a lease($180/month value). $450/month. Contact Allan at (503) 781-7887 or Eric at (503) 224-1212.

LLOYD CENTER AREA – Two 8’ X 12’ furnished offices on NE 20th with view of Mt. Hood in professionally decorated personal injury firm. Easy access from I-84.  Includes reception area and use of in-suite conference room. Parking space available from bldg. mgmt. for nominal fee.  Non-PI attorney only $600 monthly or $550 with one year lease. Call Todd at (503) 280-0888.

OFFICE SHARING IN TIGARD TRIANGLE– Share executive office space and expenses in convenient location with two other solo practitioners (CPA and Attorney) 216 sq. ft. windowed office inside 2,200 sq. ft. space that includes network access with internet and offsite backup, high speed copier/scanner/fax, mail station, RIA tax library, shared conference room, file storage space, reception/clerical support and kitchen. Furnished space available for additional support staff. Building has ample parking, on site café, professional tenants.

OFFICE SUBLET IN GREAT CENTRAL EASTSIDE LOCATION –Spacious 11x14 foot office sublet in the historic Weatherly Building, on the corner of SE Morrison and Grand Ave. Share the suite with three lawyers and our staff. Comcast internet service included. Use of high speed copier/scanner also included. On-street and monthly parking available. Great ground floor coffee shop. $595 - Please contact Dave at (503)719-7142 or Dave@sacksgoetz.com.

OFFICE SUITES located in the heart of downtown Portland at 851 SW 6th Avenue, Pacific Center. Corner offices available with beautiful views, conference room, coffee room, copy room, free set up of internet and phone access. Class A building on MAX line includes workout facility with showers/lockers, bike parking, on-site café, Ruth’s Chris Steakhouse on ground floor. Offices ranging from 10’ x 10’ to 20’ x 14’ ($500 - $1,200), with all utilities and no long-term commitment required. Assistant and support staff spaces also available. Call Donna Moser at (503) 417-5499 or email at dmoser@dunncarney.com.

OFFICES IN KRUSE WAY/HWY 217 AREA – Two corner attorney's offices (one with porch deck) in quaint house conversion, near I-5 and Hwy 217. Reception room (with fireplace), conference room-library, high-speed internet, fax, copier, kitchen/mail/production room, street signage available, client parking. Easy central access to all three counties. $600. Call John S. (503) 624-0917.

ONE OR TWO OFFICES DOWNTOWN PORTLAND– Wonderful location convenient to courthouse in small “Lawyers Building” with other top practitioners on the corner of SW 6th and Clay. Nice 11 x 14.5 furnished office with large window and separate secretarial area with desk and chair outside door. New carpet and paint. $725. Also have gorgeous, large partner sized corner office, 350 sq ft (22 x 16) with six windows. Like new paint and carpet. $1300. Rent includes full reception and custom telephone answering, library with fireplace, conference room, shower and all usual equipment. Parking available. Coffee shop next door, fitness center one block away. 521 SW Clay. George: (503) 226-3607. proprietor@salmonberry.com

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 OFFICE SPACE at 294 Warner Milne Road, Oregon City. Very close to the new Family Justice Center, jail, Juvenile Court and county offices. Great location for a family law practitioner. Share space and office equipment with other lawyers. Two conference rooms, kitchen, staff break room. $625/mo. Ample parking. Call Tom at (503) 680-2884.

PROFESSIONAL OFFICE SPACE– Available to share in Astoria for solo legal-beagle or other professional.  Current attorney-occupant has phone referrals/over-flow and is interested in providing an excellent opportunity to allow someone get their feet wet and up to speed in the local community.  Receptionist-Secretary, fax-scanner-copy machine,  library, phone system in and working, and very close to the Courthouse.  Share some or all expenses.  Alternate ph.: 831-419-6748 (cell).  Michael Cougar OSB member since 1985.

SOUTH SALEM- Office share space at well-established firm specializing in real estate and business law. Access to fax, copier, conference rooms, kitchen, and reception area. Reception services also available. Contact Mike Martinis at 503-566-5800 or martinis@opusnet.com.

SUBLEASE AVAILABLE IN TWO-OFFICE SUITE– In downtown Hillsboro. Office approximately 10'x9', big window. Included: air-conditioning, Internet, alarm system, waiting/reception area (fully furnished), storage area, separate entrance, reserved parking right outside door. Access to the primary suite's break room, conference room, and library. Two blocks from the Washington County Courthouse and law library, Max. $400/mo. Contact Elizabeth Inayoshi, ejinayoshi@gmail.com, (503) 310-9441. 

VIRTUAL OFFICES – 5200 Meadows Executive Offices Suites has virtual office packages that we can customize to meet your business needs. Our services range from mail receipt to answering phones and reception with fully equipped conference rooms or day offices to meet your clients or do depositions. Call (503) 726-5999. www.5200meadows.com


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; Douglas Querin, ext. 12; or Kyra Hazilla, ext. 13.

BURNED OUT, STRESSED, DEPRESSED? 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; Shari R. Gregory, ext. 14; or Kyra Hazilla, ext. 13.

BURIED UNDER THE FILES IN YOUR OFFICE? Has it been awhile since you’ve seen the top of your desk? We can help you get organized! Call for free and confidential assistance on office systems – Professional Liability Fund Practice Management Advisors – Sheila Blackford, Beverly Michaelis, Jennifer Meisberger, or Hong Dao at (503) 639-6911 or 1-800-452-1639.

WHAT’S “NORMAL”? If you grew up in a family where there was alcohol, physical, sexual, or emotional abuse, you can only guess. 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; Shari R. Gregory, ext. 14; or Kyra Hazilla, ext. 13.


POSITIONS AVAILABLE


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

APPELLATE STAFF ATTORNEY –The Oregon Court of Appeals is seeking an attorney with at least four years of experience to analyze complex legal problems, to provide specialized legal expertise on substantive areas of the law to the court, and to ensure the overall quality and consistency of the court's work. Through independent research, their knowledge of appellate court procedure, and their extensive, substantive legal knowledge, appellate staff attorneys develop and recommend legal positions (often in the form of a publication-quality draft opinion) and recommend court policy as a member of a highly collaborative and collegial team. Appellate staff attorneys also enjoy working with new lawyers and advise law clerks with regard to the cases on which they are working. Additional information about the position and instructions for applying are posted on the State of Oregon Jobs Page at https://www.governmentjobs.com/careers/oregon/jobs/1172211

ASSISTANT OR SENIOR ASSISTANT ATTORNEY– Office of Metro Attorney. Metro is recruiting for a business attorney for the agency at either the Assistant or Senior Assistant Attorney level, depending on experience and qualifications. The Assistant Attorney or Senior Assistant Attorney provides legal services as directed by the Metro Attorney for the Metro Council, the Chief Operating Officer, and staff at Metro. The attorney in this position will primarily work with Metro solid waste operations staff on items including complex contract review and negotiation, regulatory advice, and environmental matters. The attorney also will provide advice and counsel on a variety of legal issues related to public contracting and general government law. Please apply before 8/15 for priority consideration. To apply: visit www.oregonmetro.gov/jobs for the complete job announcement and a link to our online hiring center. EEO/AA

ASSOCIATE ATTORNEY–Downtown Portland Law Firm serving clients in Oregon and Washington.  Seeking an attorney that has a two to five years experience in managing his or her own case load, with the support of a fully staffed office in one or more of the following areas:  Family Law, Business Law, Probate and/or Litigation.  Salary would be dependent on experience and will contain a performance component. Please forward cover letter, resume, writing sample, and three professional references to gary@garymbullock.com.  All responses will be treated confidentially.  Please visit our website at www.garymbullock.com for more information about our firm. 

ATTORNEY, BEUTLER EXCHANGE GROUP is seeking an attorney with 2 to 3 years’ experience. Real estate or tax experience required. Fast paced, transactional work facilitating 1031 tax-deferred exchanges. Superior client service skills. If interested send cover letter and resume to team@beutlerexchangegroup.com.

ATTORNEY FOR BEAVERTON LAW FIRM–A general practice law firm in Beaverton seeks an attorney that enjoys the practice of law and also enjoys activities related to client development and promoting the success of the law firm. Please call Anna to schedule a meeting to discuss the opportunity to join The Carlson Law Group (503) 469-1229.

ATTORNEY WANTED–We are looking for an attorney with at least 2 years experience as a sole practitioner or with a firm that wants to be a rainmaker and help a law firm grow.  For an appointment call 503-352-8107.

AV RATED PORTLAND FIRM – Seeks associate attorney with three to five years of experience in land use law. Unique opportunity to practice with eight well respected lawyers in a very collegial environment. Partners foster a healthy work/life balance. Fit is as important as credentials." Please reply to the Oregon State Bar, Attn: Blind Ad W-31, P.O. Box 231935, Tigard, OR 97281 or email: blindad@osbar.org with the blind ad number in the subject line.

BARHOUM– A fast paced litigation firm with a collegial, fun atmosphere, is seeking a 2 to 5 year associate.  The firm handles a variety of insurance defense litigation, including personal injury, construction, employment, and professional liability.  The firm also handles business and commercial litigation matters.   Competitive salary and benefits.  Relevant experience and a strong academic background is required.  Oregon bar required; Washington a plus.  Please send a cover letter, resume, and referenced to Christine Molstrom at Christine.Molstrom@chockbarhoum.com.  

BUSINESS AND REAL ESTATE ATTORNEY – BEND. – Interested in working with top-tier clients in a collegial atmosphere in sunny Central Oregon? Francis Hansen & Martin LLP, an AV rated law firm, is seeking an experienced business, estate planning and real estate attorney with 5+ years relevant experience and some portable business. Possible lateral partnership opportunity. Email resume in confidence to Alison Huycke at alison@francishansen.com.

BUSINESS - ESTATE PLANNING ATTORNEY–Lake Oswego business and estate planning firm seeking attorney with 3 or more years’ experience in closely held business representation, estate planning and estate and trust administration. Tax degree and employment law experience a bonus. We offer competitive compensation and employee benefit package together with a congenial atmosphere and the opportunity to maximize one’s potential as a business and estate planning lawyer. If interested, send cover letter and resume confidentially to our Office Manager - bc@smoklaw.com

CENTRAL OREGON LAW FIRM – seeks a Business Associate with 2 to 4 years of transactional experience and high academic credentials. Ideal candidate will have experience with mergers & acquisitions, securities, real estate, and complex document drafting.  Estate planning interest or experience a “plus.”  Submit resume and transcript to: Jon Napier, Karnopp Petersen LLP, 360 SW Bond Street, Ste. 400, Bend, Oregon, 97702 or jjn@karnopp.com.

DUNN CARNEY ALLEN HIGGINS & TONGUE – A mid-size downtown Portland firm is seeking a contract litigation attorney with a minimum of five years’ experience handling complex commercial, construction and/or construction-defect litigation disputes. Candidates must have Oregon State Bar membership and Washington State Bar would be a plus.  Outstanding written, oral advocacy and research skills are essential.   Opportunities include working with seasoned litigators and experience managing a busy caseload. We offer a casual environment with opportunity for growth.  Qualified applicants should submit a resume, cover letter and writing sample to Dmoser@dunncarney.com and visit our website at http://www.dunncarney.com

EASTERN OREGON LAW FIRM –Established, reputable law firm in Pendleton, Oregon specializing in family law seeks an associate attorney with strong oral and writing skills.  Oregon Bar membership required.  Salary depending on experience. Benefits include health insurance and retirement.  Interested applicants should email a cover letter, resume, references, and writing sample to Evan D. Hansen at ehansen@grablelaw.com

ESTATE PLANNING ATTORNEY – Gevurtz Menashe Larson & Howe, P.C. is a medium-size boutique firm looking for an attorney to join our growing estate planning practice group. We serve clients in Oregon and Washington and are looking for an attorney to join our 6-person team. Here’s an opportunity to learn and work with a collegial, dynamic team of attorneys who are leaders and innovators in the family law and estate planning community. We have a great mentor program and because of our size, attorneys have ample support and resources to better focus on practicing law and providing excellent client service. The ideal candidate would have 3 – 5 years’ experience in handling estate planning and administration, preferably with a tax background. The candidate should be self-motivated and have excellent credentials. Candidates must also have a desire to market and develop their practice. Oregon Bar membership is required, Washington membership is a plus. We are located in new, very cool and unique offices in Portland’s Old Town area. We offer a competitive compensation package. Position and title are negotiable depending on experience of the candidate. For consideration, interested applicants should submit a cover letter and resume confidentially to: info@gevurtzmenashe.com 

EUGENE FIRM SEEKS OF COUNSEL ATTORNEY with a minimum of 5 years’ experience to work with business attorney with over 20 years’ experience in commercial litigation, business transactions, real estate and estate planning.  This is ideal for an attorney who wants to build a practice.  Compensation based upon percentage of gross receipts received by firm for professional services rendered by attorney. Please send cover letter and resume to eugenebusinessattorney@gmail.com.

FAMILY LAW ATTORNEY –Gevurtz Menashe Larson & Howe, P.C. is a medium-size boutique firm looking for an attorney to join our family law practice group. Here’s an opportunity to learn and work with a collegial, dynamic team of attorneys who are leaders and innovators in the family law and estate planning community. We have a great mentor program and because of our size, attorneys have ample support and resources to better focus on practicing law and providing excellent client service. The successful candidate would have 2 – 5 years’ experience in handling family law cases, is self-motivated, have 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. We are located in new, very cool and unique offices in Portland’s Old Town area. We offer a competitive salary and benefits. For consideration, interested applicants should submit a cover letter and resume confidentially to: info@gevurtzmenashe.com

FOLAWN ALTERMAN & RICHARDSON LLP– A10-attorney firm in downtown Portland, is seeking a real estate/business associate with 5+ years of practice in commercial real estate sales and leases, business transactions, and contracts.  Solid writing skills are required, along with a cheerful attitude and strong work ethic.  Send a short cover letter with resume and writing sample to our office manager, Marisa Martin, marisa@farlawfirm.com.

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, Beverly Michaelis, Jennifer Meisberger, or Hong Dao at (503) 639-6911 or 1-800-452-1639.

LEGAL PUBLICATIONS ATTORNEY EDITOR – The Oregon State Bar regulates the practice of law in Oregon & provides a variety of services to its members & the public. We are looking for candidates to join our dedicated team & provide legal analysis, editing, research, and cite checking services for over 40 legal books & other product. Please visit http://www.osbar.org/osbcenter/openings.html for job details. Equal Opportunity Employer.

LINDSAY HART, LLP– Is looking for a litigation attorney with two to three years of experience to join one of Portland’s oldest and best known law firms.  Lindsay Hart 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: James McCurdy, 1300 SW 5th Ave., Suite 3400, Portland, OR 97201-5640. All applications will be confidential.  

MCKENZIE DEFENSE CONSORTIUM – is looking for an attorney in the Springfield-Eugene area. A minimum of one year experience in indigent defense is required. Spanish a plus. Interested persons should submit letters of introduction and current resumes to MDC, PO Box 1474, Eugene, OR 97440.

MCMINNVILLE FIRM– Looking for an associate attorney to take over departing attorney’s case file.  Primarily family law and civil litigation at present.  However, the right person can create their own practice.  Living here and becoming part of the community is essential.   Send resume and letter detailing relevant experience to  the Oregon State Bar, Attn: Blind Ad X-32, P.O. Box 231935, Tigard, OR 97281 or email: blindad@osbar.org with the blind ad number in the subject line.

MERSEREAU SHANNON –Litigation department seeking a 2 to 5 year associate.  The position involves all phases of litigation including case management, writing opinion letters and briefs, research, motion practice, discovery, depositions and trials.  Qualified candidates will have exceptional legal research and writing skills, be ready to assume responsibility, have a strong work ethic and be able to work independently and efficiently.  Relevant experience, a strong academic background and Oregon bar required.  Please send a cover letter, resume, transcript and references to Laurie Suran at lsuran@mershanlaw.com.

METRO –The Office of Metro Attorney is accepting Proposals for Outside Counsel Services, for future litigation as well as pre-litigation advice and counsel. Possible future litigation includes defense of any claims which are subject to the Oregon Tort Claims Act as well as labor and employment matters. Advice and counsel may pertain to a range of matters including but not limited to marijuana in the workplace and issues surrounding public venues. Services will be utilized on an “as-needed” basis during the five-year period. For further information please email legal assistant Lisa Hefty at lisa.hefty@oregonmetro.gov. Proposals are due by October 12, 2015. Metro Solicitation No. 3065.

REAL ESTATE LAW–Barg Law PC, specializing in complex real estate transactions, is seeking an attorney to join the firm as a shareholder or as an of counsel or associate attorney. We represent real estate developers and investors and serve as real estate counsel to businesses. Located in downtown Portland, we offer a congenial, team-oriented working environment with a strong emphasis on professional development. In our small firm setting, you will be able to work on "big firm" matters without the overhead or administrative obligations of a larger firm. At least 5 years of experience in real estate law, success with building client relationships, and an excellent academic record are required. Send resume to Whitney Zeigler, whitney@barglawpc.com.

TAX MAGISTRATE –The Oregon Tax Court is seeking a bar admitted attorney with at least two years of progressively responsible experience in the practice of law or involvement in judicial, quasi-judicial, or administrative hearings to serve as a Tax Magistrate.  Preference may be given to applicants with a knowledge of Oregon revenue laws.  Additional information on the position and instructions for applying are posted on the State of Oregon Jobs Page at https://www.governmentjobs.com/careers/oregon/jobs/1189584/tax-magistrate

THE DALLES LAW FIRM – Established two partner practice seeks associate, one partner’s emphasis is personal injury law, family law, criminal defense; the other partner’s emphasis is estate and family business planning, trust and probate estate administration, and taxation. At least 2-5 years of experience preferred, but will consider recent graduates. Successful candidate will need to be or become licensed in OR and WA. Salary is negotiable and competitive. Send cover letter, resume, and writing sample to: Charles K. Toole, 112 West 4th Street, The Dalles, OR 97058, or email to: cktoole@thedallesattorneys.com.

THINKING OF CHANGES JOBS OR CAREERS? For information about the confidential Lawyers in Transition program, 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; Douglas Querin, ext. 12; or Kyra Hazilla, ext. 13. All calls are completely confidential.

UNIQUE, HIGH-END EMPLOYMENT LAW– Boutique that represents both Fortune 500 companies and individual employees seeks highly-accomplished, flexible, 1-3 year level associate for employment litigation and counseling practice.  This position requires excellent written and oral communication skills, some experience and lots of interest in employment law, strong interpersonal, analytical and organizational skills, and a ready willingness to work in a demanding but informal and positive environment.  This is a full-time (roughly 1500 billable hour a year) position.   We are flexible about almost everything except the work product, which must be of the highest quality, and the necessity of strong interpersonal skills.  In addition, the individual must demonstrate a commitment to meeting unpredictable client needs in a responsive, client-friendly manner.  Resumes should be sent to Tina Ambrose at Tina@baaslaw.com.

WILLIAMS KASTNER – Is seeking an attorney with at least five years’ experience in products and tort liability (including asbestos) defense litigation in its Portland, Oregon office.  Applicants should be motivated, hard-working individuals with a strong academic background.  Applicants should also have excellent communication and organizational skills.  Applicants must be very familiar with discovery and other aspects of the litigation process and expect to be given major client and case responsibility as soon as possible.  Experience in defense litigation is required.  Applicants must be licensed to practice law in Oregon.  Qualified applicants should send their resume, writing sample and copy of law school transcript to Patti Christiansen, Recruiting Manager, Williams Kastner, 601 Union St, #4100, Seattle WA 98101 or pchristiansen@williamskastner.com

ZUPANCIC RATHBONE LAW GROUP, P.C.– is seeking Associate lawyers to join its expanded office in Lake Oswego. Our nine-lawyer firm represents clients in a broad range of practice areas, including real estate, land use, development, eminent domain, business transactions, employment law, securities, corporate governance, mergers and acquisitions, corporate finance, and related litigation. The lawyers will perform a full spectrum of duties within these practice areas, including both transactional work and litigation. The ideal candidates possess 3+ years of law firm experience, excellent academic credentials, strong writing and analytical skills, and Oregon bar admission. ZR emphasizes entrepreneurialism and desires candidates interested in growing their practices. We provide a team-oriented work environment with competitive compensation. Qualified candidates should submit a cover letter, resume, writing sample and three references to recruiting@zrlawgroup.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 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 listserve. You are promptly contacted by 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 the OWLS office at (503) 841-5720 or email admincoordinator@oregonwomenlawyers.org.


PRACTICES FOR SALE


LOOKING TO SCALE BACK – Well-established firm located in Woodburn wanting to scale back and turn over practice. Will provide mentoring and assistance. Respond to the Oregon State Bar, Attn: Blind Ad T-28; PO Box 231935, Tigard, OR 97281 or email: blindad@osbar.org with the blind ad number in the subject line.

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, Beverly Michaelis, Jennifer Meisberger, or Hong Dao at (503) 639-6911 or 1-800-452-1639.

PLANNING TO RETIRE –Well-established small town solo practice located in Estacada, Clackamas County. Attorney planing to sell practice and retire. Fully equipped office. Extremely affordable. Will provide mentoring and assistance. Respond to the Oregon State Bar Attn: Blind Ad V-30, P. O. Box 231935, Tigard, OR 97281 or email: blindad@osbar.org, with the blind ad number in the subject line.


PUBLIC NOTICE


JUDGE REAPPOINTMENT–On March 4, 2016, the current term of office of U.S. Magistrate Judge John V. Acosta will expire. The United States District Court for the District of Oregon is required by law to establish a panel of citizens to consider the reappointment of Magistrate Judge Acosta to a new eight-year term. The duties of a magistrate judge in this Court include the following: (1) conducting most preliminary proceedings in criminal cases; (2) trial and disposition of misdemeanor cases; (3) conducting various pretrial matters and evidentiary proceedings in civil cases; and (4) trial and disposition of civil cases upon consent of the litigants. Comments from members of the bar and public are invited as to whether United States Magistrate Judge John V. Acosta should be recommended by the panel for reappointment by the Court. Comments must be received by 4:30 p.m. on September 15, 2015, and should be addressed to: Office of the Clerk, Human Resources Division, U.S. District Court, District of Oregon, 1000 S.W. Third Avenue, Suite 740, Portland, Oregon 97204.


RECREATIONAL RENTALS


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 .

OCEANSIDE – Beach house on cliff side overlooking ocean and Netarts Bay. 3 bedrooms and 3 baths, 4 decks, fireplace, spa tub, washer/dryer, and fully equipped kitchen. $175 per night, $1000 weekly rate plus $100 cleaning fee. ASK ABOUT WINTER RATES. Contact Mary at mexmary@comcast.net or Michael at (503) 478-1280.

PARIS APARTMENT – At Notre Dame. Elegant 2 bedroom, 2 bathroom apartment, in the heart of Paris. (503) 227-3722.

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 at night. Hot tub on deck, Sleeps 8+. Pet/smoke free. Introductory rates (360) 694-5175, (877) 464-4429.

SEASIDE – Large 3 BR, 2 BA, ½ block to beach. 2 TVs, partial ocean view. 2 night minimum - $180 per night, $1100 per week + cleaning + tax (503) 228-4317 or (503) 777-3283. No smoking, no pets.

SUNRIVER HOME ON DESCHUTES RIVER – Beautiful, spacious 4 BD 4.25 BA, heated garage with ping pong & air hockey, bikes, hot tub, wood stove, big screen TVs WIFI, W/D, 2 masters w/king beds, 10 SHARC passes. Have fun skiing, golfing & playing tennis (503) 707-4617.

SUNRIVER – Cascara Vacation Rentals - Over 120 homes & condos with hot tubs, free Wi-Fi, many pet friendly & with free access to the Sharc aquatic & recreation facility. Contact us today at (800) 531-1130, visit our web site at www.cascaravacations.com or email us at cascara@cascaravacations.com.

SUNRIVER – Warm, cozy, 2 bedroom, 1 bath Ranch Cabin, ideal for a weekend getaway. Fireplace, TV, Wi-Fi, DVD, CD, BBQ, washer/dryer, fully furnished & well-equipped. Sleeps 4. $95.00/night + $75 cleaning fee (541) 944-2694.


SERVICES


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.

ARE YOU UNORGANIZED? Are your clients and staff losing their patience? Call for free and confidential office assistance – Professional Liability Fund Practice Management Advisors – Sheila Blackford, Beverly Michaelis, Jennifer Meisberger, or Hong Dao at (503) 639-6911 or 1-800-452-1639.

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.

BOOKKEEPING – Experienced QuickBooks bookkeeper/accountant available to work on your books, and to let you concentrate on what you do best!  Please contact Lisa Kulp at accountingforsuccess@comcast.net or call 503-970-0649.   References from long-term clients are available upon request.

BOOKKEEPING SERVICES FOR LAW FIRMS.– A/R, A/P,IOLTA, payroll, client billing, GL, LEDES98 ebilling lawfirmbookkeeping@yahoo.com (503) 659-5778

FORECLOSURE MEDIATION HEARINGS in Bend and surrounding areas. Are you a debt collection firm? Need an attorney to appear for your hearing? Why travel when you can contract locally? Save time and money. Reasonable Rates. Contact ELY LAW, a Professional Corporation. Phone: (541) 550-3026. Email: info@elylaw.com. Web: www.elylaw.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, http://www.documentexaminer.info .

GENERAL CIVIL PRACTICE ATTORNEY –   25+ years experience and expertise in civil transactional and litigation practices. Savvy, reliable, self-starting attorney with exceptional credentials and reasonable rates -- available to join your firm or to assist with projects large or small. Call Catherine Lawson at (503) 616-8910 or (503) 327-8968 or email me at cdlawson2@comcast.net.

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

INVESTIGATION- BROWN AND HALL INVESTIGATIONS is a private investigation firm specializing in criminal and civil investigations, including witness interviews/locates, background checks, asset locates, domestic investigations and surveillance.  Contact: (503) 816-8442, Email: brownandhall@gmail.com, Website: brownandhall.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; 25 NW 23rd Pl Ste 6, PMB 497; Portland, OR 97210.

LEGAL NURSE CONSULTANT – Offering Board Certified Legal Nurse Consultants with the LNCC certification from the American Association of Legal Nurse Consultants---the gold standard in LNC credentialing. The ONLY certification recognized by the American Board of Nursing Specialties.  Offering the following services: review files for standards of care and any deviations that may have occurred, provide chronologies/summaries, demonstrative evidence, translate and interpret medical records.  Expert Witness location services.  Average length of experience in nursing for our consultants is 20 years and includes experience in clinical areas such as: Corrections Healthcare, Critical Care, Telemetry, Long-Term Care, Workers’ Compensation as well as many other specialty areas!  Willamette Nurse Consultant Group, (971) 777-2687 info@willamettenurseconsultantgroup.com www.willamettenurseconsultantgroup.com

MENTOR / CONSULTANT FOR ESTATE PLANNING, TAXATION, BUSINESS – Newly retired "inactive" attorney/CPA available to assist active attorneys for overflow, consulting and mentoring.  I have 30 years’ experience in these specialties.  Publications include a chapter in Administering Oregon Estates, numerous articles in the OSB Tax Section Newsletter and my blog (see OregonWillsTrustsProbate.com).  Reasonable rates with sliding scale for new admittees.  Contact David Streicher at (503) 928-2530 or davidcstreicher@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 listserve. You are promptly contacted by 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 the OWLS office at (503) 841-5720 or email admincoordinator@oregonwomenlawyers.org.

REAL ESTATE NOTE BUYER – If your client wants cash from a mortgage note, call the note buyers at 1-800-634-4697 or http://www.SeascapeCapital.com.

RESEARCH AND DRAFTING SERVICES – offered by attorney with 14+ years experience in civil litigation pending admission to the OSB. danplatt@wispertel.net.

REVITALIZE YOUR CAREER – We work with professionals to get unstuck, reduce stress and burnout, take control over their time, and build on their strengths to become more successful and more fulfilled. Contact us today for a no-pressure conversation to see if working with us could benefit your career and your life. Let’s find your happy! Darci V. Heroy J.D./M.A., darci@amitrius.com or 541-357-6624.

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.

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.


WANTED


THE GONZAGA LAW REVIEW– is seeking articles. Submissions for this edition will be due by July 31, 2015 at 11:59 P.M. Please submit to gulr@lawschool.gonzaga.edu, or visit our submissions page at http://www.law.gonzaga.edu/law-review/submissions/.

WANT TO PURCHASE minerals and other oil/gas interests. Send details to: P.O. Box 13557, Denver, CO 80201.


WILL SEARCHES


SEARCHING for the will for Rachel E. Foss, Milwaukie, Oregon. Date of birth June 10, 1938.Please contact Lorraine Bingham, (510) 410-8049.






TO SUBMIT A CLASSIFIED


POSITIONS AVAILABLE
$30 for the first 20 words, 50 cents each additional word.


SERVICES
$40 for the first 20 words, 50 cents each additional word.


ALL OTHER ADS
$40 for the first 20 words, 50 cents each additional word. Oregon State Bar members receive a $10 discount on these ads.


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


SUBMIT TO
E-mail: advertising@osbar.org; fax: (503) 598-6948; mail: P.O. Box 231935, Tigard OR 97281, Attn: Advertising. For questions, contact Spencer Glantz at advertising@osbar.org, (503) 431-6348 or 1-800-452-8260, ext. 348 (in Oregon and Idaho toll-free).



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