OSB Bulletin


June 2001


LEGAL DOCUMENTS WANTED: Let your past work earn money for you! Post legal documents, research memos, forms and pleadings for sale to others working on similar cases at www.briefsmart.com. For more information call (503) 293-4309.


EXCEPTIONAL USED OFFICE FURNITURE - We currently have a large selection of exceptionally high-end used office furniture. These desks - of mahogany, oak, walnut and cherry - were originally purchased for $1,000 to $13,000 each. Entire matching suites of desks, credenzas, chairs and reception stations, as well as individual pieces, are available. These pieces are in virtually new condition, but priced at a fraction of original cost. Plus, we have our regular selection of excellent condition used office furniture. 100s of desks, credenzas, chairs, files, computer stations, conference tables, reception stations, machine stands, etc. Phone inquiries are welcome. Office Furniture Warehouse, 6565 SW Macadam Ave., Portland (503) 246-3857.

FINE ART - Enhance your home or office! Prints, paintings, sculpture, tapestry or glass using our no-interest, short-term, rental program. Provides the ability to exchange, upgrade or purchase your fine art at any time. Art Rent and Lease: (503) 636-1870 for information.

LAW LIBRARY BOOKS - Oregon Reports Volumes 1-322 and Oregon Reports Appellate Volumes 1-140. Tracy Thomas (541) 344-2174.

WANTED: Am Jur 2d Legal Forms, needn't be current. Call (541) 479-8060.


1 OR MORE SPACIOUS WINDOW OFFICES, close-in SW downtown Portland; elevator, receptionist, secretarial space, share with congenial attorneys. Many amenities, non-smoking building; free parking (503) 241-4925.

1 OR MORE WINDOW OFFICES, West Linn Law Center and Professional Building - New building with offices for rent, available now. Conference room, receptionist, and many other amenities. Call (503) 656-1654; ask for Suzanne.

A+ WORK ENVIRONMENT - Downtown Portland office in professional suite with view! Friendly work environment. Available: reception, bookkeeping, library, fax, conference room, kitchen & copier. Call Mar (503) 243-2733.

BEAVERTON/TIGARD Class A office space - $680/mo. Share top end copier, fax, phone, library, conference room, kitchen, showers and lockers. Plenty of free parking. Beautiful views. Call Linda Rudnick (503) 626-6167.

BEAVERTON/WEST PORTLAND - One very nice office plus secretarial space available in new class A office suite across the street from St. Vincent Hospital. Flexible arrangements can include receptionist, copier, high tech phone system and high speed Internet access. Call Paul DeBast at (503) 297-9600.

BEND, OREGON - For lease: three professional office suites (700 Hill St., 700-A Hill St. and 720 hill Street). Located near courthouse on corner of NW Hill Street and NW Greeley Avenue. Telecommunications (pre-wired), Cat 5 & 6 LAN cabling, reserved parking, monitored security, on-premises storage. (541) 389-6759 (Bend), (503) 223-7667 (Portland).

BEST IN JOHN'S LANDING - Office and secretarial space in Class A riverfront building with library, conference room and in-building parking. Share phone, copier and fax with three established general practitioners. Excellent opportunity for overflow. Available August 1, 2001 or earlier if necessary. Call (503) 225-0872.

DOWNTOWN - Partner-size office available with Mt. Hood view. 11th floor, Pacwest Center. LA space optional. Share receptionist area, conference room, library, copier, kitchen. Reasonable rent. Call Chuck Robinowitz (503) 226-1464.

DOWNTOWN PORTLAND, 8th floor Jackson Tower. Professional 7-attorney suite with receptionist, phones with voice-mail, fax, copier, DSL, postage machine, kitchen, in-house bathroom and conference room has 12x12 office immediately available for $725 a month. Suite is all updated, light, bright and windows open. Garage parking also available. Call Dana at (503) 224-8422.

DOWNTOWN PORTLAND, 10x15 office available in Class A Bldg; telephone, fax, copier, reception, kitchen, conference room. Available July 1; $750. Call Jeff Matthews (503) 224-7077.

DOWNTOWN PORTLAND - 16th Floor Koin Tower, 2 offices available in a nicely appointed professional office suite. Support space available. Full amenities. Call John Draneas at (503) 224-4056.

DOWNTOWN PORTLAND - 1000 Broadway Building, 19th Floor, nice office with adjacent secretarial/filing area, shared reception, conf. rooms, kitchen, fax, copier. Call (503) 225-1031.

DOWNTOWN PORTLAND Professional office space available with congenial, well established law firm. All amenities including reception, conference room, copier, fax and underground parking available (503) 228-6474.

EAST PORTLAND - Share space with 1 or 2 other attorneys. Call Deanna (503) 288-0156.

DOWNTOWN TIGARD MAIN ST - RARE one level stand alone building, fantastic location, own off-street parking lot; lease $795/mo +utilities (503) 524-5080.

FIRST CLASS, elegant office space available August 1, 2001, on upper floor in the American Bank Building on Pioneer Square. Space available for attorney(s) who need(s) two large offices, one small office and a secretarial space. Amenities include library, three conference rooms, receptionist and kitchen. Copier and fax machines available. Office shared with a nine-attorney AV firm. Call Roger or Scott at (503) 228-8448.

FOR LEASE - Approx. 1000 sq ft, professional office space located in the Gresham area. Please call (503) 666-5569 for further information.

FOR LEASE OR PURCHASE: office in boutique Portland building. Includes reception, space for assistant. Copy, fax, kitchen, phone available. (503) 635-4166 or (503) 884-8850 - Gary.

GATEWAY AREA - Professional office suites, reception area, kitchenette, all utilities paid, EZ phone hook-ups, air conditioned. For info, (503) 255-2959.

HILLSBORO OFFICE Available immediately. Office and secretarial work station in six attorney office suite in newly remodeled bldg near courthouse w/parking. Kitchen and shower Full service. Call Andy Rich (503) 648-3193.

HILLSBORO OFFICE SPACE across from courthouse. Includes full-time receptionist, phone, fax, copy machine and library. Secretarial assistance and overflow referrals from four other attorneys available. Call Jim Darr at (503) 648-1186.

HISTORIC HOUSE FOR SALE by owner in Oregon City. Currently used as a CPA office. Owner occupied Excellent view of downtown Oregon City/Courthouse/River. On bluff near top of elevator. Approx. 1,100 sq ft of office and 600 sq ft upstairs apartment, with separate entry. Apartment is currently rented out at $550/month. Basement storage; off-street parking $249,000. Call Michael at (503) 656-3674.

JOHN'S LANDING - 15x15 upscale, corner, river view office with space for secretary. Reception service, copier, fax, law library, break room and conference rooms included. $1,000 per month, 19 months left on lease. Available immediately (503) 225-5878.

JOHN'S LANDING - Offices and secretarial spaces available. Class A, on the river. Great place for solos and small firms. Free client parking, receptionist, conference rooms, library, phone lines, other amenities. Call (503) 452-7551.

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

LAKE OSWEGO, DOWNTOWN- Window office with three other attorneys. Xerox, fax, receptionist, conference room with Westlaw research and possible phone included. Free parking. Cost negotiable based on need for secretarial support. Some overflow work available. Contact Larry Peterson (503) 635-3546.

LANDMARK OFFICE - Kings Hill / MAC Club area; hardwood floors, fireplaces, common coffee bar & conference room. 250-1,200 sq. ft. available. Terms: mo/mo to one year, at $500-$2,850 gross per month (503) 221-2900. The Madden Company.

MEDFORD - Three blocks from Courthouse. Shared receptionist, conference room, copier, fax. Overflow from established civil practice and mentoring available. $500 per month plus shared utilities. Contact Joe (541) 779-9330.

NE PORTLAND - 3109 NE Broadway, 1200 sq ft, street level. Multiple offices, reception area, conference room, large work area, kitchen, bath, A/C. Off-street parking. $1600/mo. including utilities. Possible expansion to 2nd fl, additional 1200 sq ft. Call (503) 284-1049 for details.

OFFICE in 4-attorney suite in Gresham. Great opportunity to create litigation, general practice. Reception included; share remaining office expenses. 1217 N.E. Burnside, Suite 201, or call (503) 667-4800.

OREGON CITY - Private offices in historic home. Walking distance from courthouse. Shared common areas, equipment. Shared receptionist/secretary services available. Overflow referrals. Call Sara (503) 723-9718.

PARTNER-SIZED OFFICES on top floor of Crown Plaza Building, 1500 SW First, Portland. Share space and expenses with 3 well-established lawyers. Secretarial space and all necessary amenities available. Available immediately. Call Nick Drakulich (503) 224-0871.

RENT A COMPLETE OFFICE, staffed with receptionist. Copying, mailing and fax paid by usage. Reasonable use of kitchen facilities and conference rooms. Secretarial space available. 2 blocks north of the Water Tower Shopping Center in John's Landing, between Macadam and Corbett. Call Dave or Lois at (503) 222-4900.

SE HAWTHORNE AREA - Space sharing arrangement. Two attorney office with potential for overflow work. John O'Brien, (503) 235-8454.

SE WOODSTOCK AREA - Office space available in beautiful remodeled Victorian house. Building shared with three other attorneys in solo practice. Near Reed College. Receptionist/secretarial services available. Shared conference room, reception area, kitchen and copy center. Room for staff person. Call Ann at (503) 772-2464.

SUNSET CORRIDOR - Share professional office space with sole practitioner. Great location at 13765 NW Cornell Road, just off the Sunset freeway. Call Dean Shade at (503) 644-5539.

WOODBURN OFFICE SHARE - Sole practitioner seeking attorney to share space and expenses. Reception, library, private phone system, kitchen/lounge, copier, fax, parking. Call Dan at (503) 981-1315.


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) - Mike Long Direct Line (503)226-1590 or (24 hours) (503)341-1555; Shari Pearlman Direct Line (503)226-4311 or (24 hours) (503)704-9975; Michael Sweeney Direct Line (503)226-3316 or (24 hours) (503)701-8820; or Meloney Crawford Chadwick Direct Line (503)226-8985 or (24 hours) (503)706-4154. To page, call 1-800-321-OAAP.

NOT FUN ANYMORE? If you think you might have a problem with your drinking or drug use, you probably do. Call the confidential and anonymous Oregon Attorney Assistance Program (OAAP) - Michael Sweeney Direct Line (503)226-3316; (24 hours) (503) 701-8820 or Meloney Crawford Chadwick Direct Line (503)226-8985; (24 hours) (503)706-4154. To page, call 1-800-321-OAAP.

RELATIONSHIPS SHOULDN'T HURT. Are emotional issues affecting your practice? For information about Codependency groups for lawyers call the confidential and anonymous Oregon Attorney Assistance Program (OAAP) - Mike Long Direct Line (503)226-1590 or (24 hours) (503)341-1555; Shari Pearlman Direct Line (503)226-4311 or (24 hours) (503)704-9975; Michael Sweeney Direct Line (503)226-3316 or (24 hours) (503)701-8820; or Meloney Crawford Chadwick Direct Line (503)226-8985 or (24 hours) (503)706-4154. To page, call 1-800-321-OAAP.


It is the policy of the Bulletin to only list equal employment opportunities. Employers who list employment opportunities in the Bulletin represent that they do not and agree that they will not discriminate in hiring on the basis of race, color, religion, age, sex, military status, national origin, handicap, family status or sexual orientation.

ASSOCIATE ATTORNEY - Corbett Gordon & Associates, P.C., a Portland law firm that exclusively represents the interests of management in labor and employment law, seeks an associate attorney with 1 to 3 years of litigation experience. The ideal candidate will have experience in federal and state court, strong research and writing skills, and experience providing direct client advice. Send/fax/e-mail cover letters and resumes to Richard R. Meneghello, 1001 S.W. Fifth Avenue, Suite 1600, Portland, OR; fax: (503) 242-4263; rmeneghello@gordon-law.com.

ASSOCIATE ATTORNEY - Established sole practitioner seeks associate with 0-5 years experience for litigation practice that emphasizes juvenile law (contract), family law and criminal defense. Experience preferred, but not required. Excellent research, writing and advocacy skills required. Submit a letter of interest, resume and references to Jody Meeker, P.C., PO Box 1589, Albany OR 97321.

ATTORNEY - Digimarc, the leading developer of digital watermarking technologies, needs a Corporate and Licensing Counsel at their Tualatin, OR headquarters. You will lead complex negotiations and work with sales, clients, and outside counsel in structuring domestic and international deals and innovative business models. For a full job description and to apply please see our website at www.digimarc.com.

BEAVERTON LAW FIRM seeks attorney with 3+ years experience. General practice law firm with emphasis on business and corporation law, family law and personal injury cases. Seeking an attorney that has some client base and ability to expand under the areas of estate planning and/or family law. Phone: (503) 469-1229.

CHALLENGING POSITION AVAILABLE for an Oregon licensed attorney to work with small Eastern Oregon firm. Experience in criminal defense, habeas corpus and post-conviction matters is desired though not mandatory. Salary is negotiable. Call (541) 889-2351, ask for Mark or Dale Rader.

DIRECTOR REGULATORY/COMPLIANCE -- Kaiser Permanente Northwest is seeking candidates with the following qualifications: Law degree (OR/WA licenses), BS business/nursing/other health care field, 6+ years of experience managing health care contract benefits and services; 4+ years experience with regulatory agencies; 2+ yrs insurance defense/litigation/dispute resolution; 3+ years experience with federal and state laws and regulations affecting HMOs, MCOs, HCSCs, disability/workers compensation other carriers, and licensure/auditing requirements and 2+ years of supervisory or management experience. This position is accountable for planning, organizing and directing the overall regulatory and compliance functions, including providing legal counsel to Regional entities including Kaiser foundation Health Plan of the Northwest. Complete job requirements and job description are available by calling (503) 813-4477. Salary range $77,500 to $105,400. Individuals who are bilingual or have multicultural or diverse population experience are encouraged to apply. FAX resume to: Legal Recruiter (503) 813-4733 or apply at our local Web site www.kp.org/nw. Reference job # 200121741. Equal Opportunity Employer/Drug Free Workplace

ESTABLISHED NEWPORT FIRM seeking associate attorney with general practice experience, good time management skills and trial experience. Applicants should provide a resume and salary requirements to Ouderkirk & Hollen, POB 1167, Newport, OR, 97365; fax 541-574-1638; or e-mail at ouderkirkhollen.com

FINANCIAL COMPANY - Tired of the legal world? Have the independence of your own business, yet be affiliated with and have the support of a Fortune 500 firm. We have the support of one of the 'world's most respected' financial companies as ranked by the London Financial Times. For more information, please forward resume to: Sherri Niemeyer, 1221 SW Yamhill Suite 400, Portland OR 97205. All inquiries held in the strictest of confidence.

GARETT, HEMANN, ROBERTSON, JENNINGS, COMSTOCK & TRETHEWY, P.C., is accepting applications for an attorney working in debtor creditor/bankruptcy. Excellent writing, academic record and quality work experience required. Competitive compensation package, excellent benefits. Send resume in confidence to Chess Trethewy, Garrett, Hemann, Robertson, et. al., P.O. Box 749, Salem OR 97308-0749.

GENERAL COUNSEL-Portland Development Commission - The Portland Development Commission, an urban renewal agency overseeing the city's development, housing and economic development activities, seeks an experienced attorney to serve as General Counsel. Reporting directly to the Executive Director, the General Counsel supervises a three-person legal staff and advises the commissioners, Executive Director and Commission staff on legal issues related to urban renewal, public finance, housing, lending, public records and meetings, collection and foreclosure matters, commercial transactions, and environmental and regulatory matters. Successful candidates must have significant experience in real estate, contracts and/or urban renewal law, with additional experience in public financing, environmental and municipal law highly preferred. Excellent oral and written communication skills are required, along with strong interpersonal skills and the ability to relate to diverse community constituencies, including business and neighborhood groups. Salary range midpoint is $84,832, to a maximum of $106,170. Excellent benefits, including PERS membership. The successful candidate will be a member of the Oregon State Bar or hired conditionally upon successfully passing the Oregon bar exam within six months of date of hire. Candidates must submit applications, including three writing samples, by June 22, 2001, to: HR Manager, Portland Development Commission, 1900 SW Fourth St., Ste. 7000, Portland, OR 97201. Applications may be picked up at the above address or obtained by calling (503) 823-3463 and requesting a packet. The Portland Development Commission values diversity in its work force and is committed to Equal Employment Opportunity.

KRUSEWAY LAW FIRM is seeking attorneys with portable practices ($250k+) to help grow our law firm. Buckley LeChevallier, P.C. is a progressive 9-attorney business law firm that has been located in the Kruseway business area since 1989. We offer a collegial work environment, nice office space, long term staff support and an excellent benefits package. Ideal candidates will practice in the areas of business, real estate, estate planning tax or civil litigation. Please mail resume and cover letter to Dennis Brookshire, Five Centerpointe Drive, Suite 250, Lake Oswego, Oregon 97035 or send via e-mail to dpb@buckley-law.com. To learn more about our firm, please visit us at www.buckley-law.com.

LABOR AND EMPLOYMENT LAWYER - Sebris Busto, P.S., a 10-attorney Bellevue, Washington firm representing employers in labor and employment law, seeks an associate with a minimum of 2 years experience. This individual must have some labor and employment law experience. Our firm has a congenial work atmosphere and provides competitive salary and benefits. Please send cover letter and resume to Cindy Kendall at 14205 SE 36th Street, Suite 325, Bellevue, WA 98006.

LOOKING FOR A GREAT PLACE to raise a family, unlimited outdoor recreation and a potential business opportunity? Sole practitioner needs associate. Practice limited to domestic relations. Submit resume to Michele Grable, P. O. Box 1760, Pendleton, Oregon 97801.

PATENT ATTORNEY - Blakely Sokoloff Taylor & Zafman LLP, one of the nation's leading intellectual property law firms, is seeking patent attorneys for their rapidly expanding suburban offices in Lake Oswego, Oregon, and Kirkland, Washington. Earn nationally competitive salaries and work with top-tier local and Silicon Valley high technology clients. Seeking candidates with backgrounds in electrical engineering, computer science, and communications technologies. Candidates should be able to register to practice before the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office and qualified to be admitted to a state bar. Excellent communication and interpersonal skills a necessity. Please forward your resumes in confidence to: Greg Caldwell, Blakely Sokoloff Taylor & Zafman, LLP, 5285 S.W. Meadows Road, Suite 101 Lake Oswego, Oregon 97035-3227; e-mail: greg_caldwell@bstz.com, Phone: (503) 684-6200, Facsimile: (503) 684-3245 or to: Chun Ng, Blakely Sokoloff Taylor & Zafman, LLP, 3230 Carillon Point, Building 3000, Kirkland, WA 98033-7354, e-mail: chun_ng@bstz.com, Phone: (425) 827-8600 Facsimile: (425) 827-5644.

PATENT ATTORNEY - Rapidly growing intellectual property firm seeks attorney or recent law school graduate with degree in electrical/computer engineering, or physics with software experience, for a patent attorney position. Neither admission to the Patent Bar nor significant legal experience are required, but the applicant must have outstanding technical and legal credentials, must be qualified to become a patent attorney and must be highly motivated. We are a full-service intellectual property firm engaged in patent application and trademark registration practice, and litigation and licensing of intellectual property, with offices in Portland and Tucson, Arizona. Applicants should send their resume and writing sample in confidence to: Hiring Member, Birdwell, Janke & Durando, PLC, 900 SW 5th Ave., Suite 1925, Portland, Oregon 97204.

SENIOR ASSISTANT CITY ATTORNEY- Medford, Oregon. $46,860-$57,796 plus benefits-FT. Application Deadline: 5:00 PM, July 6, 2001; Starting Date: August 1, 2001. Come join our busy in-house municipal law practice in sunny southern Oregon. This position will prosecute traffic and criminal offenses in Municipal Court, provide municipal legal advice for city staff and Medford Water Commission, and represent the City in Oregon and Federal Courts. Candidates should have knowledge of Oregon municipal, labor, criminal, and land use laws; electronic legal research methods; civil litigation procedures; skill in courtroom presentation; ability to communicate effectively orally and in writing, and to establish and maintain effective working relationships. Graduation from an accredited law school; four years experience in the practice of law, including courtroom experience; and Oregon State Bar membership required. Application, along with a writing sample and letter of interest, must be completed and returned to the Human Resources Department, 411 West 8th Street, Lausmann Annex, Room 271, Medford, OR 97501. Application available at www.ci.medford.or.us or call (541) 774-2010. FAX acceptable at (541) 774-2523.

THE FEDERAL PUBLIC DEFENDER for the District of Oregon is currently accepting applications for three openings we may have in the fall of 2001: Assisting Defender and Research & Writing Attorney in our Portland office, and Assistant Defender in a new branch office in Medford. This office provides quality defense to persons accused of crime or seeking post-conviction relief in the federal courts. Assistant Defenders, Portland and Medford: Duties include trial-level, appellate and habeas corpus cases. Excellent research and writing skills and 4 years of solid criminal trial or post-conviction litigation experience required. Spanish language skills a plus. Research & Writing Attorney, Portland: Works closely with the Federal Defender and assists other attorneys with briefs, motions, trials, petitions for certiorari, and legal memoranda; hires and supervises law clerks; maintains electronic databases and library. Excellent research and writing skills, commitment to criminal defense, and top academic credentials or clerkship required. Send resume, writing sample and cover letter by July 9 to: Steven T. Wax, Federal Public Defender, 101 SW Main, Suite 1700, Portland OR 97204. The Federal Public Defender is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

THE HARTFORD INSURANCE GROUP'S Staff Legal division is growing, and plans are being made to open an office in Portland. We are seeking attorneys with a minimum of five years of insurance defense litigation and/or worker's compensation experience. The ability to aggressively handle a large caseload with minimal supervision is critical. If you are interested in joining us, please send your resume to: The Law Offices of Sharon J. Bitcon, 200 W. Mercer St., Suite 111, Seattle, WA 98119.

THE HEARING OFFICER PANEL will soon be recruiting for two administrative law judges to conduct hearings in unemployment insurance and child support cases. For details, please check the state jobs website at http://www.hr.das.state.or.us/Jobs/. Or you may call Thomas E. Ewing, Chief Hearing Officer, (503) 378-4720.

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, P.O. Box 1689, Lake Oswego, OR 97035-0889, Attn: Box _____. 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 thrown away.


A GOOD THING JUST GOT BETTER! Since 1990, Oregon Women Lawyers has maintained a list of lawyers who can assist with legal research, trial and document preparation, litigation support and more. We still have our list, but we have updated our system to make it even easier to hire contract lawyers. Hiring lawyers can now have jobs or projects posted to the Contract Lawyers List Serve. Contract lawyers can then respond directly to the hiring lawyer, saving time and money. Need some help? Need a vacation? Let us help. For information regarding our Contract Lawyer Service, Call Kimberly Kaminski at (503)228-0097. Call today!


EVER WONDER what it would be like to escape the rat race and the glut of attorneys in big-town Oregon? Contact me. I'm selling my partnership interest in a small-town, two-person general practice, a 65 minute drive from Portland, as I leave the practice of law to start a family. Established law office in same location for 30+ years, with more business than two people can handle. Includes ownership of office building in excellent location on main highway. Seller financing available. Long-term clients will transfer to qualified buyer. Please respond to the Oregon State Bar, Attn: Blind Ad K-12; PO Box 1689, Lake Oswego, OR 97035.

LEASE/SALE: Newer office building on 2 1/2 city lots, with/without established practice. Good opportunity for semi-retirement? Enjoy Montana; growing community. Endless possibilities. Judith Loring (406) 777-5414.


LEGAL SERVICES CORPORATION, Notice of Availability of Competitive Grant Funds for Calendar Year 2001. The Legal Services Corporation (LSC) announces the availability of competitive grant funds to provide civil legal services to eligible clients during calendar year 2002. In accordance with LSC's multiyear funding policy, grants are available for only specified service areas. A listing of those service areas for each state, and the estimated grant amounts are included in Appendix-A of the Request for Proposals (RFP). The RFP and other information pertaining to the LSC grants competition will be available at www.ain.lsc.gov beginning the week of April 23, 2001. Applicants must file a Notice of Intent to Compete (NIC) to participate in the competitive grants process. The deadline for filing the NIC is May 25, 2001. The NIC is available from the RFP. Please e-mail competition inquiries to Competition@lsc.gov. You may fax inquiries to 1.877.378.9997.


FOR SALE IN BEND - One-year old house on Westside near downtown and Century Drive. Ideal for 2nd home. 2 bdrm, 2 bath, den, 2-car garage and full, low-maintenance landscape, including deck. Air conditioning. All appliances, including washer/dryer. $180,000. Call Bill Flinn at (541) 317-5505.

LINCOLN CITY BEACH PROPERTY for sale - Two homes on one lot, dividable. Beachfront, overlooking ocean and Siletz bay. See the view and learn more detail at www.oregonbeachfront.com. Email John@ OregonBeachFront.com. (503) 375-7300.

WILD AND SCENIC RIVER FRONTAGE, Marketable Timber, Big Game, Airstrip, Hanger, House, Pond, Seclusion, 1,468m/l acres. Several investment options, 1,470,000. Kathy, Remax (503) 495 3868.

YOUR OWN PRIVATE LAKE! Plus 270 acres timber, elk, turkey, 2 cabins, X-fenced, county road, secluded. $499,000 Kathy Powell or Kendall Bergstrom, Remax (503) 495-3868.


BEACHFRONT HOMES - In Lincoln City on adjacent lots. Both homes are immaculate. Decorated with antiques, they are fully equipped and offer fantastic views. The Sea Haven: 2800' home sleeps 10; 3 BR 3 BA, 3 levels, 3 decks; $215/night up to 8 people; The Sea Spirit: Luxurious new 2000' home next door sleeps 6 in 3 BR 3 BA. Big-screen TV, magnificent master bedroom suite with jacuzzi overlooking ocean, 2 decks; $205/night. Close to outlet stores. No smoking/no pets 1-888-882-0067. www.fanger.com

BLACK BUTTE - Four bedroom, two bath, bikes, cable TV; located on 14th hole, 217 Glacier Lily, call (503) 566-8515.

BLACK BUTTE - Very near Glaze Meadow pool and tennis courts. 3 bedroom; sleeps 7. Fully equipped, includes cable, garage, Jenn-Aire, fireplace, and other amenities. (503) 588-9192 or 588-5670. DCCA#111

BLACK BUTTE HOME - 4 bedrooms, 2 baths, sleeps 11, cable, fireplace, big deck; near pools, tennis. DCCA #384. Call (503)286-4586.

CABO SAN LUCAS - Luxurious 1 BR waterfront condo, private balconies overlook water; completely furnished, pool & restaurant on premises. Prime location; $100/night (503) 393-5059; e-mail taisto@webtv.net.

CANNON BEACH - All the comforts of home: 3 BR, 2 BA, sleeps 8; 2 night minimum, $90/night, $600/week; mid-week special: $75/nt (Sun nt - Thurs nt) (503)230-8092.

CANNON BEACH - Clean, charming cottage for rent. Fully furnished, new woodstove, new paint and carpet. Sleeps four comfortably. Two blocks from beach. Please contact Devon at (503) 249-7014 for details.

CANNON BEACH - Renew your spirit in this beautiful retreat getaway. Great Rates! Gift certif avail. Home has all amenities, w/. Large deck & hot tub. Pet/smoke free, sleeps up to 12. Can rent upstairs only or both up & down.Upstairs sleeps 8 w/3 bdrms, 1.5 bath. Downstiars sleeps 4 w/1 bdrm, 1 bath, fam rm. 1 block to beach w/easy access (503) 436-2266.

GEARHART CONDO - Great ocean view, 2 BR, 2 BA, golf, pool, TV/VCR, cable. 2 night minimum, weekly/monthly rates; no smoking/pets (503) 691-9822.

INN OF THE 7TH MTN - Ponderosa Condo: 1 BR , 2 BA, color TV, fireplace; sleeps 5. Cozy & comfortable. Beautiful view. $500/wk; $95/night Th-Sat; $80/night Sun-Wed. Call (541) 302-9527. DCCA #312.

KONA, HAWAII - 4 bedroom luxury homes: walk to beach, pool, gourmet kitchen, sleeps 9-10. Bring your bathing suit and toothbrush. Near to everything, ocean/surf view 1-800-949-3300.

KONA, HAWAII - Lovely oceanfront condo. MBR plus loft BR, vaulted ceilings, great view. Tennis, lovely oceanside pool, walk to town (503)232-3567.

LINCOLN CITY/CASCADE HEAD RANCH - Spectacular view of Salmon River estuary and ocean. Hiking, fishing, and summer swimming in protected pool. Golf nearby. Two-night minimum (July-Aug one-week minimum). $85/night. (503) 245-5946.

LINCOLN CITY (ROADS END) - New beach house, 2 bedroom, sleeps 4-6. Fantastic ocean view, 300 ft. to beach; fireplace, cable TV, VCR, kitchen (503) 466-0515. No smoking/no pets.

MAKENA, WAILEA, MAUI - Luxurious oceanfront 1BR, 2BR condos, all amenities, pool/Jacuzzi, sleep 2-6 people. Competitive rates, attorney discounts. (503) 291-1423.

MAKENA SURF - MAUI - New, large, luxury 2BR, 2 Bath condo on beautiful sandy beach. All appliances, wet bar. Jim, (503) 228-9468, or 292-5921.

MANZANITA CHARM with ocean view, deck and fireplace. Great location; W/D; tastefully appointed. No smoking, no pets. Shanna (503) 224-2182.

MANZANITA VACATION RENTAL -Spacious home; with ocean, golf course and Neahkahnie Mountain views. Call Barbara (503) 635-4657 after 5 pm for more info; no smoking/pets.

MOLOKAI, HAWAII - Spacious 1 bedroom, 2 bath condo, screened in wrap around lanai on 18th fairway, just steps to white sandy beach, enjoy unspoiled Hawaii. $550 per week, (541) 484-0110.

MT. HOOD GETAWAY - In Zig Zag on Clear Creek. Classic, cozy cabin. Cedar interior, woodstove, jacuzzi, full kitchen. 2 BR 2 BA, sleeps 6-8; $175/night, 2 night min. Close to golf and skiing. No smoking/no pets 1-888-882-0067. www.fanger.com.

MT. HOOD LOG CABIN- Fully restored. Scenic creekside setting. Hot tub, modern kitchen. 3 BR, 2 BA, sleeps 6-8. No smoking/pets. (503) 253-9554 or visit www.minikandalogcabin.com.

NEDONNA BEACH - Luxury beachfront home, four bedrooms, three baths. Two miles from Rockaway Beach. $150/night, $50 cleaning fee per stay. No smoking, no pets, eight persons and three vehicles maximum, six night minimum in summer, two nights in off-season (503) 281-2469.

NESKOWIN OCEANFRONT CONDO - Cozy 2 BR 2 bath, sleeps 4, just remodeled, custom decor; great view. No pets (503) 232-3567.

NEWPORT - One bedroom cottage overlooking Yaquina Bay. Five minutes from Oregon Coast Aquarium, bayfront, and beaches. $49/winter; $59/summer (541) 265-8553; www.waarvick.com/cottage.

OCEANSIDE-Beach house on cliffside, overlooking ocean and Netarts Bay. Fireplace, spa tub, washer/dryer, and gourmet kitchen. Three baths, sleeps six; $250 weekend; $60/night on weekdays; $500 entire week (503) 478-1280, (503) 478-1291.

PACIFIC CITY BEACH FRONT HOME - four bedrooms, loft, 3 baths. Clean, cozy, remodeled. Reasonable rates. Pets discouraged. (503) 222-1162, Ivan Zackheim.

PALM DESERT - 2 BR, 2 BA suites, Sunrise CC; no pets/smoking; monthly. (503) 629-9999.

SALISHAN - Quality home on water (spit), exclusive, spectacular views; modern, fireplace, microwave, dishwasher, indoor grill; beach, boating, crabbing, golfing. (503) 472-1145. www.LincolnCityVacationRentals .com

SALMONBERRY ESTATE (www.salmonberry.com) - Gorgeous new 3-4 bedroom 4.5 bath lodge on 55 acre private estate at confluence of Salmonberry and Nehalem Rivers near coast. All amenities, caretaker (503) 226-3607.

SEASIDE - Large, comfortable home near beach. 4 BR, 2 BA, DW, W/D, frpl., cable, deck & fenced yard $140/nt $850/wk +cln'g (541) 343-0038 - Kate Bollons.

SEASIDE - New immaculate home. Sleeps 8+; 4 BR, 3 BA, 2 jetted tubs; perfect for family or business retreat. 1 block off beach; pet/smoke free. Great room with games. $220-$375/night. (503) 738-7367; www.SeasideOregonVacations.com

SUN VALLEY HOUSE Ski season 2000 including Spring Break. Large 4 bed/3 BA, fully equipped, sleeps 12, Hot tub. 5 miles N of Ketchum. Karon Pittman (503) 282-7983.

SUNRIVER - 2 story, 1400 sq ft; 3 BR, 2 BA, well-furnished, hot tub, lg deck, shared on-site outdoor pool. No smoking/pets; $1,000/week. e-mail: scram@jchw.com; (541) 343-7011.

SUNRIVER - 3 BR/2 BA, Custom home. Lovely and spacious with oak throughout and wonderful amenities. Private decks, BBQ, bikes, TVs/VCR. Health club privileges include racquetball, tennis, saunas, hot tub and pool. No pets/smoking. Sleeps 10. (503) 362-2244 eves.

SUNRIVER - 3 bdrm, 2.5 bath + loft, hot tub, new home with private deck, fireplace, king beds, 6 bikes, cable TVs, 2 VCRs, Nintendo, well stocked kitchen, lots of extras and great, quiet location near South Golf Course and mall. A great house for your winter ski weekend or summer vacation week. $119/$139 (503) 292-1339.

SUNRIVER - 4 BR, 2.5 BA, sleeps 10. Hot tub, pool table, golf course view, canoe, bikes. No smoking/pets. $195/night (541) 276-1865.

SUNRIVER - 5 BR, 3.5 BA, sleeps 11; 7 bikes, gas BBQ, 2 TV/VCR, hot tub, tennis, swim passes in summer. No pets, smoking (800) 362-4381.

SUNRIVER - 1-800-541-1756 Experience Central Oregon's finest resort community with Sunset Realty. Choose from over 245 privately owned vacation condos, cabins & homes… studio - 5bedrooms… cozy - luxurious… Hot Tub?! Seasonal lodging discounts available: Fall & Spring Specials Save 50%!! Winter 3 & FREE Ski Packages Available. Please call for details and restrictions that apply. Visit us online www.sr-sunset.com to view our catalog of rental properties, check availability dates & rates, and BOOK ONLINE 24 hrs a day!!!

SUNRIVER - Custom built home, lt. open floor plan, 3 bdrm + loft, 2.5 bath, hot tub, wet bar, many extras. Close to mall; No smoking/pets. $155/per night + cleaning (541)276-0867; DCCA 471.

SUNRIVER - Custom home, three master bedrooms with master baths/guest bed/bath, loft, sleeps 12. Extra amenities; large deck with enclosed spa; convenient to golf course, stores and mall. Call Kimberly at (503) 982-0935 for available dates and seasonal rates.

SUNRIVER - Immaculate 3 BR, 2 BA, home with deluxe hot tub & all amenities. Very light & bright; sleeps six. No smoking/pets. Reasonable rates (503)236-6987; DCCA #453.

SUNRIVER - NEAR RIVER- 3 Bdrm, 2 bath, sleeps 8. All amenities. Tile, A/C, big kitchen; sunken LR; dining room, hot tub, bikes. No pets/smoking 800-544-0300; From $110.

SUNRIVER on south golf course. 3 BR, 2 BA, Racquet Club, bikes; no pets/smoking (503) 629-9999.

SUNRIVER - Spacious new custom built home w/ Mt. Bachelor view, near N. golf course. 4 BR - 2 master suites, large hot tub, bikes, light & spacious, huge decks, A/C, gas BBQ, well equipped. No smoking/pets (503) 628-1939. DCCA #593

SUNRIVER - Very nice 3 BR 2 BA home, hot tub, 6 new bikes, 2 TVs, 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.

SUNRIVER - Warm, cozy, 2 bedroom, 1 bath Ranch Cabin - fireplace, VCR, microwave, bikes, washer/dryer, fully furnished, sleeps 6, $95.00 night, includes cleaning. 4 nights for $190.00, Sept. 7 - Dec. 3. (541) 770-6720 or (541) 488-2489.

SUNRIVER HOME - 4 BR/2 BA, loft, hot tub, decks, TV/VCR, bikes, stone fireplace, W/D, garage, 2300 sq ft, well equipped, secluded, near mall. Call for seasonal rates: (503) 654-8166 eves, (503) 692-3770 days.

SUNRIVER HOME - Book now for summer - great rates! 3 BR+ loft, 2 BA, sleeps 8; close to mall, all amenities, bikes, no smoking/pets (503) 694-2653.

SUNRIVER HOME - Centrally located, near Fort Rock Park.. Great, secluded, woodsy setting. 3 bedrooms with queen bed; 2 baths. Open beam ceiling, loft with daybed and trundle, sofa sleeper in living room. Hot tub, private deck, gas BBQ, bikes, 2 TVs, 2 VCRs, fully equipped kitchen. Washer/Dryer; garage. Sleeps 10; no smoking, no pets. $145 summer/holidays, $120 winter, $120 spring/fall with 4 for 2 discount, all with $90 cleaning fee (503) 579-1022.

SUNRIVER HOUSE - Cozy two-bedroom Sunriver home, two baths, fireplace, washer/dryer, fully equipped; $110/night (541) 386-4281.

SUNRIVER HOUSE - Sit on the deck and watch the deer walk by. 4 BR/3BA, hot tub, newly remodeled. Near Woodlands Course and Deschutes River (just off Circle 6). Call Bill Gibson (503) 659-6187 (days), (360) 835-7136 (eves). e-mail bgibson@cnnw.net & ask for photos of house.


A GOOD THING JUST GOT BETTER! Since 1990, Oregon Women Lawyers has maintained a list of lawyers who can assist with legal research, trial and document preparation, litigation support and more. We still have our list, but we have updated our system to make it even easier to hire contract lawyers. Hiring lawyers can now have jobs or projects posted to the Contract Lawyers List Serve. Contract lawyers can then respond directly to the hiring lawyer, saving time and money. Need some help? Need a vacation? Let us help. For information regarding our Contract Lawyer Service, Call Kimberly Kaminski at (503)228-0097. Call today!

ACCOUNTING - Sole practitioners to small law firms. Over 30 years accounting experience with 19 years law firm experience. Reasonable hourly rate. Julie Kyer (503) 661-2438.

ALL-AROUND HELP, former litigator available for ad hoc litigation support, research, drafting appellate briefs and pleadings, etc. Call Deni Starr at (503) 238-3877.

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 $2500. Call George Kelly, Portland, (503)248-0901; Eugene, (541) 343-1884.

ARBITRATION/MEDIATION SERVICES-John H. Holmes, Holmes & Rickles, 1 SW Columbia, Suite 1850, Portland, Oregon 97258, telephone (503) 229-1850, fax (503) 229-1856, e-mail: holmesrick@aol.com.

AV RATED CONTRACT ATTORNEY with 17 years civil litigation experience in state and federal court. Business, real estate, UCC, consumer law, contracts, securities background. Witness identification and preparation. Will take depositions or prepare outline for depositions/trial testimony. Will handle court appearances and draft pleadings and memoranda. PLF insured. Sue Widder (503) 223-5500.

BOOKKEEPER - Independent home-based bookkeeper seeking contract services for your firm. (PCC Accounting Certificate.) Experienced, QUICKBOOKS PRO2000. Portland references: Six Books, (503) 626-2502.

CASH NOW VS PAYMENTS OVER TIME - We purchase all types of debt instruments including real estate notes, business notes, structured settlements, lottery winnings and inheritances in probate. Please contact us regarding the current cash value of your receivable. Wes-Com Funding (800) 929-1108, Sam Barker, Esq., President. www.webuynotes.com

COMPLEX LITIGATION? We can co-counsel or pay contingent referral for complex litigation, including constitutional law, civil rights, employment law, commercial litigation, personal injury and workers' compensation. We have successfully litigated in the U.S. Supreme Court and in federal and state trial and appellate courts in several western states. AV rated law firm practicing in Oregon and Washington. Call Willner Wren Hill & U'Ren, LLP (800) 333-0328 or (503)228-4000.

CONTRACT ATTORNEY - Experienced litigation attorney available immediately to assist other attorneys with research, pleadings, motions, trial preparation, client management and contact, court appearances and appeals. PLF insured; downtown office. Reasonable rates. Andrew Coit (503) 221-5827.

CONTRACT ATTORNEY - Research and writing specialist. Top quality work, reasonable rates, impressive credentials and good judgment. Margie S. Schweitzer (503) 763-8717.

CONTRACT ATTORNEY - Fourteen years experience in state and federal court: research, pleadings, motions, trial memoranda and trial prep. Also experience in transactional work. PLF insured; Portland office. Lisa Day (503) 221-3167.

EXPERIENCED ATTORNEY - Principal areas: business litigation, business formations and transactions, intellectual property/Internet. Available for of counsel tasks on as needed/temporary basis. Top quality work. Yale & Stanford Law grad. Further information: www.wmgoldlaw.com. William I. Goldstein, (503) 335-1406, (503) 241-7620.

EXAMINATION OF QUESTIONED DOCUMENTS - Forgery Detection: signature, handwriting & number & typewritten comparison. Equipment can make all the difference. Alteration/obliteration detection through infrared/ultraviolet examination. Indented writing recovery. Full photographic lab. Board Certified & Court Qualified. Marie D. Lake, M.S., CDE, (888) 314-3600 or (503) 224-6557.

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

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

INSURANCE COVERAGE ISSUES -Available for consultation regarding insurance coverage disputes - including claim denials for auto, property, liability, health, life, disability and ERISA policies. Michael J. Knapp (503)227-4558.

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

LEGAL SECRETARY, ten years experience, independent contractor, impeccable documents, computerized bankruptcy forms; billing, trust accounting, fast, notary, deliver. Sandra (503) 643-1108.

LUMP SUMS CASH PAID for remaining payments on seller-financed real estate notes & contracts, business notes, structured settlements, annuities, inheritances in probate, lottery winnings. Since 1992. www.cascadefunding.com, Cascade Funding, Inc. 1 (800) 476-9644.

MEDICAL-LEGAL CONSULTANT -Michael S. Lewis, M.D., Board Certified, Pulmonary Disease, Internal Medicine, chart review and interpretation. Literature search and analysis. (503)288-5201.

MED-MAL EXPERTS, INC. Powerful analysis of your medical case by veteran MD specialists. Referral to proven medical expert witnesses. Risk free money back guarantee. We're fast, easy, safe. www.medmalExperts.com, (888) 521-3601.

MEET YOUR CHILD ABUSE REPORTING CLE requirement with our one-hour audiotape or CD plus written materials. The information was prepared by the Stoel Rives LLP Professional Responsibility Practice Group, Peter Jarvis and Mark Fucile, co-chairs. Send $20 check w/CD or tape preference to Darise Holland or Janice Myev, Stoel Rives LLP, 900 SW 5th Ave., Suite 2600, Portland, OR, 97204.

MEXICO - Retired inactive OSB member living in MEXICO available for investigation/research. Email: gerst4000@hotmail.com.

OVERWORKED? Would you like more time and energy to focus on your clients? Contract Attorney available for all your research needs. Reasonable rates and PLF insured. Kim Carty (503) 439-9754.

REAL ESTATE BUYER'S BROKER - Would you hire your spouse's attorney to negotiate your divorce settlement? hire a buyer's broker to represent your interests as a buyer. Single agency real estate representation. Help-U-Buy real Estate, Mark G. Minnis, M.S., mgm@help-u-buy-real-estate.com, (503) 228-6989. References.

SERVICE OF PROCESS GUARANTEED - For Oregon State cases upon any individual with a known address, irrespective of location within the continental U.S. Complaints, garnishments & most other matters allowing service on an individual. Two day service. Competitive rates. Call Crow Legal Services, L.L.C. at (503) 636-9503 for details. Some restrictions apply.

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.

SWAMPED? When was the last time you saw the top of your desk? Call for free and confidential office assistance - Professional Liability Fund Practice Management Advisors - Carol Wilson, Dee Crocker, or Beverly Michaelis (503)639-6911 or 1-800-452-1639.

YOUR SENIOR CLIENTS CAN WIPE OUT DEBTS and stop monthly payments with a US government backed reverse mortgage from Seattle Mortgage. Call toll free 1-888-271-7840 or (503) 526-1331.


SEARCHING for Will and/or Trust Agreement of Dolores M. Ankeny, deceased, Portland, Oregon. Contact Jim Cavanaugh at (503) 225-9950, 888 S.W. Fifth Avenue, Suite 650, Portland, Oregon 97204.

SEARCHING for Will for Julie L. Stevens of St. Helens, OR; DOB 9/26/63. Contact Norma Preston, 888-200-1812 any time.

SEARCHING for the Will of Leah A. Zednik, DOB 04/25/15, DOD 02/26/01, who resided in Tigard, Oregon at the time of her death. Contact Charles J. McClure, Attorney, 9250 S.W. Tigard Street, Tigard, Oregon 97223; telephone (503) 639-4108.


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October issue: September 3


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