Oregon State Bar Bulletin — JULY 2003


FINANCIAL PLANNER/ADVISOR looking for estate planning attorney in Beaverton area to refer clients to for estate and probate issues. Tom DeSiervo (503) 439-8301.

PROCESS SERVER firm generating revenues in excess of $1.5M, located in the Pacific Northwest, available for acquisition. Call John Brown at (713) 988-8000, ext. 12.

PLEASE ALSO SEE Practices For Sale

AMJUR2nd – Full set, fully updated - $2000. Oregon Reports (Vol. 1-199) and Court of Appeals Reports (Vol. 1-99) - Make offer for one or both. Call Dianne at (503) 648-6677.

SMALL LAW OFFICE MERGING with large law office offers for sale: Custom-made lobby furniture, including black leather sofa with cherry base, round cherry pedestal coffee table; lamps; kitchen appliances and small table/chairs; original contemporary artwork; oak desks and credenzas; office chairs; silk plants; some office equipment. Please call Gaby at (503) 223-3336 with questions or to arrange a time to come by.

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. $595/$660 - (503) 241-4925.

$463/MONTH DOWNTOWN PORTLAND - 14’ x 15’ office in Medical Arts Building, large windows that open, close to courts at SW 10th & Taylor, share with two attorneys in 3 office suite, reception area with copier, DSL, conference room, parking available, Contact: Chris Larsen, (503) 222-2510.

AVAILABLE OFFICE in congenial 8-attorney suite in Class A Building in John’s Landing area. Secretarial pace available if needed. Rent includes receptionist, conference rooms, phone service, fax machines, kitchen, fitness center, DSL; West Law, photocopiers, and underground parking available. Please call Sarah at (503) 517-9203.

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

BEAVERTON OFFICE BUILDING FOR LEASE OR SALE: Across from Beaverton City Hall. Up to 10,500 Sq. Ft., free standing two story brick. Park like setting with easy access to freeways. Owner would lease back approximately 2500 S.F. Please call: John Van Zonneveld with Macadam Forbes Realtors-(503) 227-2500 or Email at: johnv@ macadamforbes. com.

DOWNTOWN PORTLAND — 3 Professional windowed offices available with congenial, well established law firm. Reception, secretarial space, conference room, copier, fax, DSL line, and underground parking available (503) 228-6474.

DOWNTOWN PORTLAND 2 to 4 Professional offices available with friendly, well established law firm. Riverview, adjacent secretarial space, receptionist, conference room, mail/copy/fax room and kitchen. Competitively priced. Suite 915, One Main Place. Call Marlene at (503) 226-1151.

DOWNTOWN PORTLAND – 200 Market Bldg., 16th floor, 2 single offices plus one secretarial bay are now available in attractively furnished small law office with great views of the river and Mt. Hood; rent includes telephone system, reception, conference rooms, DSL, and lunchroom; photocopier, fax machine, and West Law internet are available. Underground parking. This space would be ideal for a small law firm looking to relocate on a month-to month basis. Call Barbara at (503) 222-6881.

DOWNTOWN PORTLAND - 1000 Broadway Building. Two large corner offices with picturesque views of the West Hills ($1500), two secretarial stations (included), and two smaller inside offices ($700). Beautifully appointed suite shared with two AV rated criminal defense firms. Rent includes use of reception, fax, copier, full kitchen, two conference rooms, private gym and locker rooms. Parking in building available (503) 228-0497.

DOWNTOWN PORTLAND office space in renovated, historic building. Corner of SW 2nd and Yamhill on MAX. $680/mo. Furn or unfurn. Can share services. Clean storage. Contact Joe at Rieke and Savage, P.C. at (503) 222-0200.

DOWNTOWN PORTLAND — One to four offices with secretarial space available. Includes reception, conference rooms, lunch room, copier & fax. Great view, parking next door, easy access for clients. Call Gary (503) 227-6722.

DOWNTOWN PORTLAND, Pioneer Tower, Class A space, one office available; near courthouses, receptionist, voice mail, conference rooms, copiers, phone - $590 (503) 274-1680.

DOWNTOWN PORTLAND — with inexpensive parking. Great location near courthouse corner SW 6th & Clay, space for 1-3 attorneys plus staff furnished or unfurnished. Full reception and custom telephone answering, law library w/fireplace, conference room, fitness center, shower, closed file storage, all equipment, no hidden costs, $365 to $635 parking $115 (503) 226-3607.

GRESHAM – Share 1 or 2 offices in established 4-office suite. Terms negotiable. Phone (503) 667-4800 or write 1217 NE Burnside Suite 201, Gresham OR 97030.

HILLSBORO – Two office suites, one block from WA Co Courthouse. Law library/conference room, basement storage, reception area, 2 secretarial bays, copier/phone/fax equipment included. $375 & $475 per month, + split utilities/costs. Contact John Elliott (503) 648-3146.

HILLSBORO OFFICE BUILDING - across street from Wash. Co. Court House - FOR SALE. Offices for 5 attorneys and space for 6 staff members. Plus conference room, library, file storage room and 2 bathrooms. Call Jim Darr at (503) 648-1186

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.

JOHN’S LANDING — WILL GO QUICKLY! Extra-large, beautifully appointed window office with ceiling-to-floor built-in bookcase and adjacent secretarial space if desired. Receptionist, conference room, law library, mail/production room, complete kitchen. Client parking available. Available immediately. Call Dave at (503) 222-4900.

KRUSE WAY - CENTERPOINTE - LAKE OSWEGO Class A Bldg., Partner-size office - Windowed, reception, fax, copier, conference room, free parking, DSL, kitchen, workout facility. Call for information. Dana, (503) 684-0701.

KRUSE WAY/HWY 217 AREA – Easy access, large window office, 15.6’ x 14.5’ and outdoor patio. Reception room, conference room/library, fax, copier, telephone, mail/production room, client parking. Share with 3 other attorneys. Possible overflow/referrals $600. Call John Shonkwiler (503) 624-0917.

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.

OFFICE SPACE FOR LEASE – 1100 sq. ft. conveniently located on SW First Avenue. With easy access to downtown, I-5 & I405. The three-story building has recently undergone a major renovation to all common areas, including HVAC, exterior windows, elevator cab and landscaping. Off-street parking available. Contact Sandy Cunningham at (503) 221-0699 or scunningham@lawssg.com.

OREGON CITY Hilltop, 520 sq ft, ample parking, $470 per month. Good locale for attorney. Gary at (503) 225-9393.

OREGON CITY office; share space and equipment with 8 other attorneys in collegial, professional atmosphere; two conference rooms, parking, kitchen and staff break room; great location in established office close to Juvenile Court and jail; possibility for overflow work. $675/mo. Call Tom (503) 657-0777; Ron (503) 655-3433; or Jim (503) 657-8144.

OREGON CITY — One office in 3-lawyer office building. Close to elevator and courthouse. Off-street parking. Share copier, fax, law library, conference room, lunch room; space for two secretaries/legal assistants. Call John Henry (503) 656-0355.

OREGON CITY – Share space in Promenade Building. Window office with built-in cabinets and great view of the river. Share kitchen/workroom, reception area, fax, copier and storage. Walking distance to downtown Oregon City. Contact Stewart & Steele, P.C. at (503) 656-2637.

PRIME DOWNTOWN LOCATION TO SHARE — Corner Office, 17th floor, 1000 Broadway Building. Share office space with two financial management consultants serving small to medium sized companies. All office amenities included. For more information, call David or Ron at (503) 223-0115.

REDUCE OVERHEAD!!! ExecuTech Suites – Two convenient Locations: Hillsboro and New Airport Way location near PDX. Beautifully appointed and professionally-supported office suites can be yours today. No long-term commitment; competitive prices beginning at $440/month, including phone. It’s Not Just an Office Suite, It’s an ExecuTech Suite!!! Call Ruth at 503-640-6240, or toll-free 1-866-393-2885; www. executechsuites. com.

SE PORTLAND 1800 SQ FT – Suite of offices with 2 bathrooms available 8/1/03. Located in Plaza 125 (a well-maintained professional office complex) on SE Stark near 122nd. Space ideal for high-traffic law office. Contact attorney Dady Blake at (503) 249-0502 or email her at dady@dsl-only.net.

TWO OFFICES: $850 each. Historic Bldg w/large windows that open and train memorabilia. Close to courthouses. Use of conference room, copiers, kitchen, ping pong and pool tables, and other typical law office items. Contact: Larry Sokol at (503) 228-6469.

WILSONVILLE OFFICE available to share with attorney in lovely, ground-floor suite. Two offices and secretary space. Come see. Call Vernon Burda, (503) 682-8669.

YOUR OWN PARKING PLACE IN NW PORTLAND — 274 sq.ft. Office with Bay Window, 2nd Floor in Victorian Building. Access to storage, copier/fax, kitchen, etc. $700/mo - 3 year lease. Minda Redburn (503) 241-6190.

HOOKED BY CHEMICAL DEPENDENCY? Help yourself and your loved ones. Call the confidential and anonymous Oregon Attorney Assistance Program (OAAP) – Michael Sweeney (503)226-1057, ext. 12 or Meloney Crawford Chadwick (503)226-1057, ext. 13. Oregon toll free: 1-800-321-OAAP.

SOMEONE SAID, 'You are drinking too much and/or using drugs.' Is it true? Call the confidential and anonymous Oregon Attorney Assistance Program (OAAP) – Michael Sweeney (503)226-1057, ext. 12 or Meloney Crawford Chadwick (503)226-1057, ext. 13. Oregon toll free: 1-800-321-OAAP.

IS THE PAST AFFECTING YOUR PRESENT? Survivors of alcoholic families who have experienced physical, sexual or emotional abuse can get help and move on. For information about Lawyers’ ACoD Support Groups call the confidential and anonymous Oregon Attorney Assistance Program (OAAP) – Mike Long (503)226-1057, ext. 11 or Shari R. Gregory (503)226-1057, ext. 14. Oregon toll free: 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 (503)226-1057, ext. 11; Shari R. Gregory (503)226-1057, ext. 14; Michael Sweeney (503)226-1057, ext. 12; or Meloney Crawford Chadwick (503)226-1057, ext. 13. Oregon toll free: 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.

A THIRD OF LIFE IS SPENT AT WORK. Are your rewards meeting your needs? If you are considering a job or career change, we can help. Call the confidential Oregon Attorney Assistance Program (OAAP) – Mike Long (503)226-1057, ext. 11; Shari R. Gregory (503)226-1057, ext. 14; Michael Sweeney (503)226-1057, ext. 12; or Meloney Crawford Chadwick (503)226-1057, ext. 13. Oregon toll free: 1-800-321-OAAP.

APPELLATE ATTORNEY POSITIONS – OPDS — The Appellate Division of the Office of Public Defense Services is comprised of appellate specialists who regularly appear before the Oregon Court of Appeals and the Oregon Supreme Court primarily in criminal appeals of indigent defendants. The office engages in one of the most intensive and demanding appellate practices in the state. Like their counterparts in the Solicitor General’s Office of the Oregon Department of Justice, OPDS attorneys not only represent their clients with extraordinary skill and zeal in the state’s highest courts, they contribute directly to the rational development of Oregon’s criminal laws and procedures. As a result, OPDS is committed to recruiting, training, supervising and retaining highly skilled appellate lawyers who will continue to develop one of the finest appellate practices in Oregon. OPDS is an equal opportunity employer that values diversity to achieve its mission and is currently accepting applications for the following positions. Senior Deputy — An applicant for the Senior Deputy position must have extensive criminal law and appellate experience. A senior deputy maintains a caseload of direct appeals in moderate to extremely complex felony cases and directly supervises a team of six entry-level and intermediate-level attorneys. The salary range is $4,222 to $5,936 per month, plus benefits. The starting salary is $4,222 to $4,887 per month, depending on qualifications. Deputy Defender II — An applicant for the Deputy II position must have significant experience in criminal law; prior appellate experience is preferred but not required. The caseload is comprised of direct appeals in simple and moderately complex felony cases and a small number of post conviction appeals. Applicants must have strong aptitudes and interests in legal research, analysis, and writing. The salary range is $3,832 to $5,386 per month, plus benefits. The starting salary is $3,832 to $4,437 per month, depending on qualifications. Interested and qualified Oregon State Bar members (and applicants taking the July exam) should submit a cover letter, resume, and writing sample by August 15, 2003 to Peter Gartlan, Chief Defender, Office of Public Defense Services, 1320 Capitol N.E., Suite 200, Salem, OR 97303.

ASSISTANT DISCIPLINARY COUNSEL I, Oregon State Bar — The Oregon State Bar is recruiting for a full-time Assistant Disciplinary Counsel I in the Regulatory Services Department. This entry-level position has the following responsibilities: evaluate and investigate disciplinary complaints against Oregon lawyers; analyze facts and law as part of probable cause determinations, and recommend appropriate action to State Professional Responsibility Board; work with staff and volunteer investigators in managing caseload; provide staff support to the Unlawful Practice of Law Committee; assist in evaluating reinstatement applications submitted by Bar members. Must maintain high volume caseload in a timely and professional manner, and work independently or in consultation with others as needed. Position requires graduation from an accredited law school, active membership in the Oregon State Bar and a minimum of three years of law practice. Excellent skills required in investigation, legal analysis, legal research and writing, and in oral and written communication. Excellent interpersonal and conflict management skills essential. Necessary computer skills should include experience with Windows operating system in a Microsoft Office environment, with particular emphasis on Word. Salary starts at $4,352 per month. Excellent benefits. Apply immediately by sending a resume and a cover letter that specifically addresses how the applicant meets the minimum and desired qualifications for this position to: Human Resources Manager, Attn: ADC, 5200 SW Meadows Road, Lake Oswego, OR 97035. Fax to 503-624-8326 or e-mail (MS Word format) to hr@osbar.org. All applications must be received by Thursday July 31, 2003. Equal Opportunity Employer.

ASSOCIATE ATTORNEY — Employee Benefits. Downtown Portland solo practitioner (AV-rated and listed in The Best Lawyers in America) with busy, established practice specializing in employee benefits and executive compensation seeks associate with 2 to 5 years relevant experience. Clients include public and private corporations, associations and tax-exempt organizations. Varied practice covers: retirement plans, health plans, fringe benefit plans, executive agreements, investment management issues, benefits in mergers and acquisitions, due diligence examinations and contract negotiations. Ability to communicate technical issues to clients in plain, everyday language is a must. Competitive salary and benefits. Send resume and a writing sample demonstrating analytical and communication skills to: Vincent P. Cacciottoli, 1010 Bank of America Financial Center, 121 SW Morrison Street, Portland, OR 97204.

ASSOCIATE ATTORNEY - Parks, Bauer, Sime, Winkler and Fernety is a small AV-rated firm located in Salem. Our practice emphasizes insurance defense including automobile, first party litigation, medical malpractice and professional liability and some corporate and business law. We are seeking an attorney with 0-3 years of experience for an associate position. Candidates must have excellent writing and communication skills. Please send resume to: Billy M. Sime, Parks, Bauer, Sime, Winkler and Fernety, 494 State Street, Suite 440, Salem, OR 97301.

ASSOCIATE ATTORNEY with 1-3 years litigation experience for 3 attorney, AV rated firm in McMinnville. Must have strong academic background and an interest in domestic relations, real estate, creditor’s bankruptcy, employment and construction law. We offer an opportunity for professional growth and quality of life. Send resume and cover letter to Catherine A. Wright, Drabkin & Tankersley, P.O. Box 625, McMinnville, OR 97128.

ASSOCIATE ATTORNEY NEEDED with at least 1 year of liability litigation experience to work in downtown, mid-sized law firm. Oregon bar required. Competitive salary and benefits, team-oriented atmosphere. Please send cover letter, resume and class standing to: Managing Partner, Smith Freed & Eberhard, P.C., 1001 SW Fifth Ave., 17th Floor, Portland, OR 97204. For more information, visit smithfreed.com.

AV-RATED SEATTLE LAW FIRM is looking for another attorney to join our ranks. Our practice focuses on water resources, land development, fish and wildlife and other natural resources issues in Washington and throughout the Columbia Basin. Must have two or more years experience and a demonstrated interest in our practice area. Please send relevant information to Brian Bauer, Firm Administrator c/o Mentor Law Group, PLLC, 2025 First Avenue, Suite 1100, Seattle, WA 98121 or bauer@mentorlaw.com. You can visit our website at www.mentorlaw.com to learn more about our firm.

COUNTY COUNSEL — Jefferson County, Oregon, is recruiting a County Counsel. The County is seeking a licensed attorney with at least five years of experience. The successful candidate will serve as the General Counsel to the Jefferson County Board of Commissioners and the various county offices and have experience in: contracts and leases, public meetings law, defense of claims, risk management and claims adjustment, investigation, employment issues, labor negotiations, labor contract bargaining and interpretation, research and preparation of ordinances, advice on confidential issues in Health and Human Services, civil process support, land use planning, and other legal issues and services common to County government. The County Counsel provides legal representation in and before a variety of courts and proceedings. Salary DOE, currently $60,000. Interested applicants should submit a resume, complete job history and at least three references to Jefferson County Human Resource, 75 SE 'C' Street, Madras, OR 97741. All applications are required to complete and submit a signed Jefferson County Job Application form. Deadline for submission is July 21, 2003. Interviews are planned for the week of July 28th. For additional information on this position contact County Administrative Officer Mike Morgan at (541) 475-2449.

EXPORT YOUR LEGAL SKILLS... The Central European and Eurasian Law Initiative (CEELI), a project of the American Bar Association, seeks law professionals with 5+ years experience to develop, coordinate, and implement legal reform projects in Central and Eastern Europe and the NIS. Positions of various lengths are available throughout the region to work on judicial reform, gender issues, anti-corruption, legal education, criminal law, legal profession reform, and conflict management. Participants receive generous support package. For application, e-mail Oscar at ceeli@abanet.org, or visit www.abaceeli.org.

FAMILY LAW ATTORNEY – Experienced family law attorneys can significantly increase their earning potential by joining our expanding four-state family law firm. We are committed to generating manageable caseloads for our attorneys that respect an individual’s quality of life while providing an extremely competitive financial structure (health and retirement benefits included). The newly remodeled offices located in the Lloyd Center District overlook downtown Portland and make for a pleasant and convenient work environment. Please send your resume with references to Colin Amos at 700 NE Multnomah Suite 533, Portland OR 97232.

IN-HOUSE LITIGATION OFFICE of major national insurer seeks attorney for first chair litigation responsibility. Some jury trial experience required. Washington State Bar admission a plus. Outstanding benefits. Equal Opportunity Employer — minority applications welcomed and encouraged. Please respond to the Oregon State Bar, Attn: Blind Ad X-26; PO Box 1689, Lake Oswego, OR 97035. with a cover letter and resume.

LITIGATION ASSOCIATE with 3 - 5 years’ experience wanted for small firm emphasizing plaintiff’s professional negligence, injury and business tort claims. This position requires a willingness to devote substantial time and energy to the practice. Strong work ethic and desire to build practice essential to your success. Firm culture values excellent work product, thorough and creative case analysis and long hours. You should expect to spend a minimum of 50 hours per week in this position. Compensation is negotiable depending on skills and experience. Please respond to the Oregon State Bar, Attn: Blind Ad Y-27, PO Box 1689, Lake Oswego, OR 97035.

MINZEL & ASSOCIATES, INC. is a temporary and permanent placement agency for legal professionals. We are looking for quality attorneys, paralegals, and legal support professionals (secretaries, word processors, document coders, file clerks, receptionists, etc.) who are willing to work on a contract and/or permanent basis for law firms, corporations, solo practitioners, and government agencies in the Portland area. If you are interested, please email your resume to us as a Word attachment. We will then follow up and contact you. We look forward to working with you. Email: Mail@Minzel.com Tel.: (503) 222-1884.

NATIVE AMERICAN PROGRAM, Legal Aid Services of Oregon — NAPOLS is a nonprofit law firm, providing legal services to Indian people and tribes in the Northwest with an emphasis on tribal representation, economic development and regulatory compliance, environmental, and impact work. We are soliciting applications for a Managing Attorney to maintain a caseload working with Tribes on a variety of issues. Travel throughout the state required. Position also works with the Executive Director on a variety of management responsibilities including contract administration, law office systems, and supervision of staff. Qualifications: Experience with federal Indian law, ability to work with Indian people and Tribal governments, knowledge of statues and regulations governing federal land management agencies, issues involving economic development, finance, contract disputes, employee benefits, taxation, land acquisition, and ownership for Indian tribes or other governments. Native American and other minority attorneys are encouraged to apply. Bar membership required. Send resume, brief writing sample, & references to Lea Ann Easton, Executive Director, NAPOLS, 812 SW Washington, Suite 700, Portland, OR 97205.

NEWPORT FIRM seeking associate attorney for criminal defense and juvenile court work, (retained and pursuant to Indigent Defense Contract). Must have three years experience, good time management skills and zealousness for trial work. Applicants should include a resume and salary requirements to the Oregon State Bar, Attn. Blind Ad R-20, P. O. Box 1689, Lake Oswego, OR 97035.

PORTLAND – Well established mid-size full service AV rated law firm seeks established attorney or merger with small firm with business, real estate, tax, commercial litigation or compatible practice. Please respond with letter of interest and general description of your firm and practice to the Oregon State Bar, Attn: Blind Ad L-14, PO Box 1689, Lake Oswego, OR 97035.

SR ASSISTANT LEGAL COUNSEL, $26.19 - $35.11 hr. Office of Marion County Legal Counsel — (In addition to salary, Compensation Credits may be exercised as time off with pay or as supplemental income). Join a family friendly, collegial and supportive work environment. Excellent benefits package. This position requires graduation from an accredited school of law & 5 years experience practicing law, with emphasis in civil law, preferably with experience in municipal government. Candidate must be a member in good standing of the Oregon State Bar prior to the time of appointment. Also requires ODL and background check. Visit our Web site at www.co.marion.or.us. Submit Marion County Application and any required attachments to Human Resources, Courthouse Square, 4th Floor, 555 Court St, NE or mail to PO Box 14500, Salem OR 97309. (503)589-3295 EOE/ADA/Section 504 Compliance.

ST. HELENS ASSISTANT CITY ATTORNEY / PROSECUTOR. Works under the direction of the City Attorney and is primarily responsible for criminal prosecution of City misdemeanor offenses and violations in Municipal Court. Successful candidate will vigorously prosecute offenses in support of active Court and police force. Performs all prosecutorial duties from charging decisions through trial. Some supervisory responsibility. Criminal law and courtroom experience desired. Must be a member in good standing of the Oregon State Bar. Full time starting salary range: $4083-$4963 month plus generous benefit package. Position may be filled at 3/5 time, 4/5 time or full time, depending upon intergovernmental agreement(s) to provide additional prosecution services and adoption of final City budget. May be fewer benefits if less than full time. For questions regarding the position, contact Richard Appicello, City Attorney at (503) 397-6272 or e-mail at RichardA@ci.st-helens.or.us. For application packet contact the City of St. Helens, P.O. Box 278, St. Helens, OR 97051. EOE. City application and resume required. Deadline for receipt of all materials is 5:00 p.m., July 31, 2003.

THE SOUTH FORK WATER BOARD is accepting proposals from qualified individuals to provide legal services. We are seeking previous experience in Municipal and Contract law. Water Law experience helpful but not mandatory. A Request for Proposal specification packet is available upon request by calling John Collins, Interim General Manager, at (503) 657-6581, or the City of West Linn at (503) 657-0331. A Statement of Interest, three (3) letters of reference and one original and nine copies of the proposal shall be submitted in a sealed envelope, entitled 'Proposal to Provide Legal Services for the South Fork Water Board', and must be received by the General Manager’s Office, South Fork Water Board, 15962 S. Hunter Avenue, Oregon City, OR 97045, no later than 3:00 p.m., Friday, July 18, 2003. Please direct all questions regarding the proposal to John Collins, Interim General Manager, SFWB (503) 657-6581 or Sandi Farley, City Manager, City of West Linn at (503) 722-3422, or in writing to the above address.

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.

SMALL, DOWNTOWN LAW FIRM seeking a legal secretary/office manager who is highly motivated, self starter with strong organizational skills. Applicant should have at least 1 year experience and/or appropriate education. Applicant must be knowledgeable in WordPerfect, Word, QuickBooks, Timeslips and Excel. Please submit resume to Colleen at Acker & Associates, P.C., 806 SW Broadway, Suite 550, Portland, Oregon 97205.

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 Norma Freitas at (503) 222-7006 or by email at nsfreitas@aol.com. Call today!

ENGLISH MAJOR/LIBRARIAN forced out of work by budget cuts. My skills could be yours: editing, revision, proofreading and cite-checking. Portland area only. Rosalie V. Grafe, e-mail: rv_grafe@hotmail.com.

OFFICE SHARING: AV-rated intellectual property attorney (non-patent) seeks office sharing relationship with a congenial Portland firm having a significant business practice and some litigation capability. Please fax expression of interest to (503) 552-8833.

LAW PRACTICE FOR SALE in safe, peaceful Eastern Oregon (Baker City). Attorney active since 1968. General solo practice since 1976. Price, terms and transition negotiable. Phone: (541) 523-5851 or (888) 412-8341.

HILLSBORO OFFICE BUILDING - across street from Wash. Co. Court House - FOR SALE. Offices for 5 attorneys and space for 6 staff members. Plus conference room, library, file storage room and 2 bathrooms. Call Jim Darr at (503) 648-1186

BLACK BUTTE – 3 bedroom, 3 bath, den, sleeps 10, BBQ, cable, VCR, stereo, bikes, lava rock fireplace, partial mountain view, 1.4 acre (503) 646-1278.

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

CABO SAN LUCAS — Luxurious 1 BR waterfront condo, private balconies overlook water; completely furnished, pool & restaurant on premises. Prime location; $75/night (503) 393-5059; e-mail taisto1@aol.com.

EAGLE CREST HOUSE – 3 BR, 3 BA, hot tub, large deck, on Resort Golf Course. No pets. $175/night, 2 night min. (503) 538-8285.

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, www.gearhartcondo4rent.com.

HEAR THE SURF: from new 3 bedroom, 2 bath ocean-view home in Waldport, OR. Pool, tennis, beach access available. On-line at Vacation Rentals by Owner (#22983). Weekly only! (541) 683-7779.

HONOLULU (Gold Coast)ocean front studio apartment 17th floor colony surf building. Spectacular view of Diamond Head and Ocean. (503) 588-8053, MandM@ VanderMayLawFirm.com.

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 — Lovely oceanfront condo. MBR plus loft BR, vaulted ceilings, great view. Tennis, lovely oceanside pool, walk to town (503) 675-6220.

LARGE COMFORTABLE HOME in south Seaside, 2 blocks to beach. 4 BR, 2 BA, DW, W/D, frpl., cable, deck & fenced yard $140/nt $850/wk +cln’g 541-343-0038/Kate Bollons.

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) —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.

LINCOLN CITY/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

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 — Spacious home; with ocean, golf course and Neahkahnie Mountain views. Call Barbara (503) 312-5665 for more info; no smoking/pets.

MAUI WAILEA CONDO – Palms at Wailea, gorgeous and beautifully furnished, sleeps 4; 2 full baths, spacious lanai, unbelievable price of $125/night plus tax. Contact (541) 770-3352 or ron@grensky.com.

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 LOG CABIN– Fully restored. Scenic creekside setting. Hot tub, modern kitchen. 3 BR, 2 BA, sleeps 6-8. No smoking/pets. (503) 698-7048 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) 675-6220.

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.

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

SEASIDE — New 3200 square foot vacation home with panoramic ocean view and hot tub. Sleeps 10+. Pet/smoke-free. Available now. Introductory rates (360) 694-5175.

SEASIDE – New immaculate home. Sleeps 10+; 5 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. For 1 to 6 BR: www. RogersInn.com.

SUNRIVER- Vacation in Sunriver with Sunset Realty! Over 250 vacation homes & condos from rustic studios to luxurious 5 & 6 BR homes. Summer Special: Pay for 6 nights, get 7th night FREE. Discounts on golf, recreational rentals, activities & free pool and tennis passes when you stay with us! Book now for summer to get the best selection *some restrictions apply* Call (800) 541-1756 or book online www.sr-sunset.com today!

SUNRIVER — 3 BR, 2 BA, custom home. Lovely, bright, clean and spacious with oak throughout, quality furnishings and wonderful amenities. Large, private deck, BBQ, bikes, TVs/VCRs. Serene location near Deschutes River. No pets/smoking. Sleeps 2-10 comfortably (503) 362-2244 eves.

SUNRIVER – 4 BR, 2.5 BA, sleeps 10. Hot tub, pool table, golf course view, canoe, bikes. No smoking/pets. $195-$225/night (541) 276-1865. (DCCA 129)

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-$175/per night + cleaning (541) 276-0867; DCCA 471.

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 – Sleeps 8, 3 BR, 2 BA. AC, big kitchen, sunken LR, hot tub. Bikes. No pets/smoking. $122 - $200. www. discoversunriver.com/ rentalsindex .asp (prop # wis01) or 800-544-0300. Ski, couples packages.

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. DCCA #804

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 HIDEAWAY – Cozy 1 BR lodge-style with vaulted ceilings. Newly remodeled and redecorated. Quiet location on golf course between lodge and mall (503) 675-6220.

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 – Beautiful 2700 sq ft 4 BR, 3 BA home. New to rental market; newly furnished w/all amenities. Sleeps 8-10; 5 TVs w/VCR/DVD, approx. 100 videos, BBQ, stone fireplace, private hot tub on large deck. Lots of windows; great view of secluded area in back. Quiet location near Woodlands Golf Course. No Smoking/pets (503) 292-8164.

SUNRIVER HOUSE: 3 BR, den, 2.5 BA. North end; Shagbark Lane. Private outlook. 2 bikes. New master bath w Jacuzzi. $125-$150/nt. See: www.karenyoder.com/sunriver/ (415) 383-0623.

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.

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

WAILEA, KIHEI, MAUI – Beautiful ocean view, 1 BR 2 BA condos, all amenities, pool/jacuzzi, sleeps 2-4 people. Competitive rates, attorney discounts (503) 291-1423, e-mail cryslcond@aol.com.

WALDPORT — Clean and cozy cottage located in old town, just two blocks from the docks and 50 yards from the beach. Alsea Bay fishing, crabbing, kayaking, etc. at your doorstep. Horseback rides on beach or through coastal forests also available for additional fee. (503) 563-5447.

WEST MAUI CONDO - Beautiful 1 bedroom oceanfront, all amenities, pool, adjacent beachpark, quiet, convenient. $105/night low season, $120/night high season. halekai117@aol.com or (541) 342-3063.

ASSISTANCE REQUESTED — The Columbia County Major Crimes Team is investigating the January 10, 2002 homicide of Hong Ha Zweigart, St. Helens, Oregon. Investigators are attempting to locate any attorney in the Portland area Mrs. Zweigart consulted during summer 2001 regarding a divorce. Reply to: Eric Altman, Detective, Oregon State Police – Portland, 503 731-3027, ext. 286; eric.altman@state.or.us.


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 Norma Freitas at (503) 222-7006 or by email at nsfreitas@aol.com. Call today!

A SENIOR ASSOCIATE - minus the overhead. A CONTRACT ATTORNEY with seventeen years of civil practice and a record of excellent work. Exceptional credentials, keen analytical skills, a pragmatic approach to handling cases and issues. PLF. Reasonable rates. Catherine Lawson (503) 279-9311.

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.

CONTRACT ATTORNEY – Sixteen years civil litigation experience. Research, pleadings, motions and trial prep. Portland area office. PLF insured. Lisa Day (503) 722-9040.

CONTRACT ATTORNEY – ’99 Willamette cum laude grad, OR licensed, seeking contract work. Experience in criminal law, family law and employment law. Courtroom competent (503) 399-7001.

COURT REPORTERS (Former Official Court Reporters) available to report trials, motions and dailies. Reasonable appearance fee/transcript rates. Quick turnaround. K/J Consortium (503) 988-3791.

CONTRACT INVESTIGATION WORK — Background checks, surveillance, insurance fraud, serve subpoenas, photography digital/35mm, also research, word processing, and special projects, Experience in Law Enforcement and Forensics. email wvenden@hotmail.com or call (503) 884-4415.

EMPLOYMENT LAW – Editor of nationally recognized employment law case reporting service available to assist plaintiff-side employment law attorneys. OR licensed, currently practicing. Will consider fee splitting or co-counsel relationship on really good cases (503) 399-7001.

ETHICS ADVICE – Stephen R. Moore – Practicing since 1974. Chairperson, OSB Legal Ethics Committee, 1985, and present member. Adjunct professor of legal ethics at NW School of Law 1979-1998. Co-author 'Oregon Rules of Professional Responsibility Annotated.' General advice, disciplinary defense, expert testimony, etc. 8 N. State Street, #301, Lake Oswego, Oregon (503) 635-3546.

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.

EXPERIENCED NOTE-TAKER for hearings, arbitrations, negotiating sessions and public meetings. Flexible hours inc. evenings. Detailed, accurate, 24-hour turnaround. $30/hr. Jeff Kuechle, email: jmkuechle1@ msn.com, (503) 203-1284.

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.

FORENSIC SCIENTIST- 25 years crime laboratory experience. Expert in civil and criminal issues associated with firearms, alcohol and crime scenes. www. pexforensics. com. Jim Pex (541) 756-2044.

FORGERY DETECTION/HANDWRITING IDENTIFICATION – Forensic Document Analysis; Consultations; Reports documenting findings & conclusions. Expert Testimony - Court-Qualified since 1973. Dorothy Lehman, (503) 654-7156.

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.

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.

LEGAL NURSE CONSULTANT – Medical records collection, review, summary, advice concerning case merit, and help with case management. Nick Mason RN, MSN, ARNP, LNC. $40/hour. Call (360) 539-1152 or email nick.mason@ verizon.net.

LEGAL RESEARCH ATTORNEY — JD University of Oregon 1986. Many years experience on appellate briefs of all kinds. Motions, memos, complaints, summary judgments, pre-litigation preparation. Exemplary, efficient, meets deadlines. Have big firm advantages on project basis. Choose the best. Marsha Skudlarek (541) 514-0969.

LEGAL SECRETARY – 18 years. Impeccable documents. Fast. Sandra: (503) 643-1108.

LUMP SUMS CASH PAID For seller-financed real estate notes & contracts, divorce notes, business notes, structured settlements, lottery winnings. Since 1992. www.cascadefunding.com, Cascade Funding, Inc. 1 (800) 476-9644.

MEDICAL CONSULTATION — Expert review of all medical/personal injury and HMO cases. Board Certified Internist, $80/hr. Phone to discuss - Stephen L. Kimberley, M.D. (541)342-6298; e-mail skimberley@ worldnet.att.net.

MEDICAL LEGAL - Certified Legal Nurse Consultant review of medical records for merit. Literature searches. Expert witnesses. IMEs. Veritas LNC (541) 944-7236.

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.

OREGON LICENSED POLYGRAPH EXAMINER — Located in downtown Vancouver, Spanish speaking 15 years prior criminal Justice experience. Ph. (503) 830-2569 or (360) 281-3746.

QUALIFIED DOMESTIC RELATIONS ORDERS — Experienced retirement plans attorney specializes in QDROs. Call Paula Hammond at (503) 421-3839 or (503) 244-6656.

REAL ESTATE APPRAISAL & CONSULTATION SERVICES – Estates, eminent domain, divorce, expert testimony, litigation support; two principals each with 25+ years experience in Oregon, Washington, Nevada – commercial, industrial, residential, urban and rural properties – simple and complex appraisal issues. Call Stephen Pio, MAI or James Barclay, MAI at Day Appraisal Company, Inc., (503) 469-8854, or visit www.dayappraisalco.com.

SEARCHES – USrecordsearch.com – 1-800-250-8885, 24 hours, 7 days. Find anyone, background checks, criminal records, asset and court searches. Confidential/affordable. Fax: 1-800-619-6731.

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.

TIMETRAPPER BILLING AND BOOKKEEPING SERVICES. Unit-priced, not hourly. Save 20 - 50% on billing and bookkeeping services. Full range of management reports each month. See our website www.timetrapper.us or call (503) 314-5336 to arrange a comparative quote.

WEB SITE HOSTING - From small informational sites to fully interactive e-commerce sites, Servlets.Net Corporation hosting packages will fit your needs. Mention this ad to receive free setup of your hosting package. www.servlets.net, 866-SERVLET or (503) 345-0100.

WHERE DID THAT FILE GO? Call before things get completely out of control. 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.

SEARCHING FOR THE WILL of Robert C. Currie, DOB 12/7/34, DOD 3/18/2003. Contact James W. Gardner, Attorney, P.O. Box 1286, Gold Beach OR 97444; phone: (541) 247-6615.

SEARCHING for the Will of Robert Arthur Evans, DOB 10/11/22, resided in Medford, OR. Please contact Chauncey Evans, 810 Emerald St. #107, San Diego, CA 92109; (858) 274-1122 or (619) 913-0654.

SEARCHING for the last will for Joseph Michael Maher, Portland, Oregon area. Please contact Michael J. Paluska, Attorney, 530 Center Street, NE, Suite 700, Salem, Oregon 97301, (503) 585-2236.

SEARCHING for the attorney who may have amended/updated the Living Trust and/or Pourover Will of Alvin Dean Razor (A. D. Razor) of Florence, Oregon. It is likely the amendment would have occurred between August 1, 2002 and March 1, 2003. If you have information regarding these documents, immediately call Teri Razor-Schulist (714) 289-9688 or William Nesmith (503) 580-4499.


August/September issue: August 1, 2003

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