Oregon State Bar Bulletin — MAY 2008


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CARSON LAW LIBRARY For Sale – Liquidating the law library of Wallace P. Carson and Carson & Carson. Leather bound, turn-of-the-century. For sale individually and as groups. Earle Antique Company, 223 Commercial Street NE, Salem, Oregon (503) 370-9666.


1-3 OFFICES DOWNTOWN PORTLAND on the waterfront. Approximately 10’x14’. $500-$600 per month. River and park views, conference rooms, common kitchen area, gym/shower facility and bike parking included. Copier, postage, phone, receptionist, staff space, and parking available at extra charge. Easy freeway and courthouse access (503) 241-3103.

2 CLASS A OFFICE SPACES located downtown Portland.  Conveniently located 2 blocks from Multnomah County Courthouse and Justice center.  Office features partial river and moutain views as well as receptionist services.  Additional secretarial space available for monthly fee.  $950-$1000.00 per month.  For more information or to schedule a viewing, please contact Victoria at (503) 224-3100.

750 SQUARE FOOT, TWO ROOM OFFICE – Shared conference room, break and bathroom, reception, secure storage.  Possible shared receptionist.  All utilities included except phones.  $900 / month.  5505 S.E. Woodstock Blvd.  Info call (503) 772-4663.

AFFORDABLE STYLE in Oregon City; ½ Block to Clackamas County Courthouse; 2 offices + Reception + Conference/Storage, Fully Remodeled; Heat Included; $750 mo. Phone: (503) 263-6584.

AFFORDABLE VIRTUAL OFFICE SPACE – Completely flexible terms. Conference rooms and model offices available at Hillsboro and Portland locations. Easy freeway access; close to public transportation. Available services include telephone, secretarial, beverages, copier, fax, and internet. FREE PARKING! Contact Ruth at 866-393-2885.

ALBERTA ARTS DISTRICT – 3 to 4 office suite, app. 1200 sq ft - avail 7/15 5014 NE 15th (Alberta). By Appt. only (503) 226-3607.

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

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

AVAILABLE OFFICES AND SUITES7 Locations: Airport, Beaverton, 2 Downtown Locations, Hillsboro, Lake Oswego, Sellwood, Tigard. Specialized services for Legal Professionals. Great Shared Amenities: Reception, Administrative Support, Conference Rooms, Full Facilities Management, Copiers, Fax, Postage, Kitchen. Phone and T-1 Internet services provided. Call: (503) 595-3391.

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

BEND – Premier office space for lease.  Immediate space available with views of the Deschutes River ranging from 1,000-1,500 sf on the west side and downtown Bend.  Future space available, spring 2009 ranging from 1,000-17,000 sf.  Please call Gretchen Koth at (541) 598-3155 ext. 303 or visit our website www.morganmackenzieinc.com for more information.

CLASS A EXECUTIVE SUITES Available – On-site office amenities including corner conference room with telephone conferencing features and large screen television, common kitchen area, copier, fax and production area, reception services, plenty of parking. $750-$850/mo. Clerical space available for $250/mo. Call Doug at (503) 223-8285.

CLOSE TO DOWNTOWN PORTLAND – First floor, corner office (approx. 125 sq. ft.) available in the historic Pennoyer Building one block from PGE Park. Amenities include access to shared conference room, receptionist, broadband internet, copier, Avaya phone system and break room/kitchen access. Utilities included. Other perks include local restaurants, bars and grocery, PGE park, MAX, and a close proximity to downtown. Available May 1st. Contact Christian Johnson at (503) 222-3641 or Erin/Drew at (503) 771-3587. Or email christian@rosecitylaw.com.

DOWNTOWN OFFICE SPACE – at the Honeyman House, 1318 SW 12th Avenue. Amenities include law library, conference room, copier, fax, parking, and more. Easy freeway access. Contact Eric at (503) 224-1212.

DOWNTOWN PORTLAND, 1000 Broadway Building Sublease until September 2011 – 1129 rentable square feet of beautiful office space on the tenth floor next to the elevator. Two private offices on glassline plus conference room, large work/storage/file area, reception area, kitchen with sink, building fitness facility. Lease Rate:  $24.50 sq ft, full service ($2 below market). Call  (503) 720-2289.

DOWNTOWN PORTLAND --2,400 + square feet of office space available in professional office building. Space is available as is or can be built to suit the needs of your growing organization!  Current tenants of building include a law firm, a consulting firm, and an accounting firm. Underground Parking is available.  Please call Lynn Bush at (503) 221-0699 for more information.

DOWNTOWN PORTLAND – Business firm in the historic Mikado Building (Second & Taylor) has partner size, window office, 13 ft. ceilings with open face brick walls.  Includes access to common areas and two conference rooms, local telephone and fax service, receptionist, and other usual amenities, $975/month. Call Tina Morton at (503) 417-0504.

DOWNTOWN PORTLAND – One exterior office with expansive views and two secretarial spaces on the top floor of the 1000 Broadway Building. Class A space that is newly remodeled and decorated by professional designer. The litigators in this large suite share two conference rooms, kitchen and file room. Copier, fax, telephones and receptionist services provided. Parking, large conference room, private gym, and bank in building. Call Scott Brown at (503) 228-5027.

DOWNTOWN PORTLAND – SW 6th & Clay on new transit mall. Furnished 9'6" x 12'11" sq. ft. office w/large storage closet in building with 9 other professionals (attorneys). Full reception and custom telephone answering, library w/fireplace, conference room, shower, some closed file storage, all equipment, $500. Parking available. 521 SW Clay (503) 226-3607.

DOWNTOWN PORTLAND, MORGAN BUILDING – One attorney window office available in a well-appointed suite with seven existing attorneys. Available space for a legal assistant or secretary. Within walking distance to Multnomah County Courthouse. Professional, respectful and congenial atmosphere. Lease includes use of conference room, staff room, kitchen reception area and file storage, as well as receptionist services, including answering phones, greeting clients, and sorting and delivering mail. Additional charges for use of copier, fax machine, postage machine and confidential shredding service. Office is DSL-capable. Paid parking available in building. Call David at (503) 295-3025.

DOWNTOWN PORTLAND SUBLEASE – One to two year sublease at $20 per foot. A thirty-attorney intellectual property firm in heart of downtown looking to sublease one partner-size and up to three associate-size offices, with one or two adjacent secretarial carrels. Beautiful space with parking in adjacent building. Receptionist and conference rooms available to share. Contact Peter Heuser at Kolisch Hartwell.  (503) 224-6655; heuser@khpatent.com.

DOWNTOWN PORTLAND SUBLEASE – Three-attorney commercial law firm has expanded and has an extra corner office for rent to a compatible attorney. Secretarial space, storage space and an associate office are also available. We have two large conference rooms and convenient parking. Contact Scott Jerger at scott@fieldjerger.com.

EXECUTIVE OFFICE SPACE FOR LEASE – 1st & Baseline, Hillsboro, ample free parking. Local phone service, light reception, conference room, on-site storage available. $500 - $600 per month depending on level of service desired. (503) 693-7242.

EXECUTIVE OFFICE SUITES — Beaverton, Clackamas, Lake Oswego and Milwaukie. Private suites with skilled receptionist, conf. room. Internet, phone, transcription and other specialized services available. Corner Office Inc. (503) 780-3627.

FOR RENT DOWNTOWN BEND – Share office space in remodeled home with established two person law firm. In same location for over 25 years. Includes library/conference room. $900/mo. Secretary negotiable. Considerable potential for case load referral. Possible affiliation with firm down the road. Prefer experienced practitioner. Contact Slothower & Petersen PC (541) 389-7001 or jns@callatg.com.

GRESHAM OFFICE SHARING OPPORTUNITY – One to two offices available with four amiable sole practitioners in Class A office building in downtown Gresham. Space for support person if necessary. Copier/fax, library, DSL, OJIN, phone and phone answering, some secretarial services, conference room and reception area all available. Space is recently remodeled and attorney offices have large windows with eastern exposure and large parking lot. 1 block from Gresham Central MAX station. Cost dependent on services needed and is negotiable. Call (503) 665-4176 and ask for Pat or Scott.

GOOSE HOLLOW (PDX) – nice office rooms available for sublease on ground floor of historic house; 225+SF, with reserved parking spots, fireplaces, large windows; shared lobby/kitchen/ bathroom.  One year lease possible (503) 227-2263.

HILLSBORO – Executive Office Suites one block from Washington County Courthouse. Reception area, conference rooms. Starting at $425.00 per month. Contact David Green at (503) 201-5837.

HILLSBORO – Large office across from courthouse on 2nd Street, Available immediately - $425.00/mo includes office, telephone (except for long distance charges), staff area, use of conference room, kitchen, shower, on-site file storage, DSL Internet connection, copier, scanner and fax. Contact Ray or Betsy @ Ray Bassel's office (503) 693-8725 or ray@bassellaw.com.

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

JOHNS LANDING – Be close to downtown without any of the hassle.  Free parking for you and your clients, large office with windows in a small suite of congenial lawyers, includes access to conference room, only $800.00 per month!  Call Michael Evans at (503) 241-5550.

JOHN’S LANDING, NEW AND AFFORDABLE – Share office space on the third floor of the River Park Plaza Building with other sole practitioners and a small law firm.  Current tenants include Estate Planners, Real Estate Law, Elder Law, Criminal Defense, Family Law and a CPA firm.  This is Class A space in a building that was built in 2003.  Rent includes high speed Internet, phones, reception, voicemail, meeting rooms, kitchen and parking!  We have 6 offices starting at $430 a month.  Please contact Bob Cronk at (503) 245-0894 or bob@naylaw.com.

KRUSE WAY/HWY 217 AREA – LOWER YOUR OVERHEAD – Easy central access to all three counties; windowed corner office for attorney. Reception room (with fire place), conference room/library, fax, copier, kitchen area, mail/production room, client parking. Share office building with 4 other attorneys $600. Call John, (503) 886-9247.

LAKE GROVE office space available, fax, copier, conference room, waiting room, parking 4040 Douglas Way, Lake Oswego. $850/mo. or $550/mo. Contact Martin Cohen (503) 635-5805.

LAKE OSWEGO / LAKE GROVE – 4-office suite plus reception area (approximately 1500 sq ft) available in charming historic building.  Creekside garden setting.  Excellent freeway access (I-5 & 217).  All utilities paid except phone.  Rent negotiable at $2,650 - $3,000 depending on tenant improvements.   Contact Joni Cady (503) 635-8834.

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

OFFICE SPACE IN BEND – Old Mill District. Office in office-share environment with 7 other attorneys. Services include receptionist, fax, copier, phone, internet, conference rooms, etc. Contact Paul Heatherman at (541) 389-1010 or paul@bendattorneys.com.

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

SALEM CLASS A OFFICE SPACE, beautiful park area central location. Share newly remodeled window offices with established attorneys. Conference rooms, reception and kitchen. Staff space and parking available. Wireless and exercise facility in building. Copier, fax, scanner and phone available. Contact Kevin at (503) 540-8106 or kevin@wvi.com. AVAILABLE NOW!!

SPECTACULAR PROFESSIONAL OFFICE BUILDING for lease – SE Portland, minutes from downtown. 2500 sq ft, 4 professional offices, reception area, conference room, storage, kitchen, 2 restrooms, free parking. $3300 + NNN. Rodolfo (503) 803-4760.

TIGARD TRIANGLE – I-5/HWY 217 AREA – Affordable offices in upscale Tigard Triangle with central freeway access to all three counties. Up to 1,530 square feet remodeled for 4 offices, reception, conference room, mail/production room, kitchen, on-site parking and additional 460 square feet for storage/filing. $550-$2000 per month. Contact John (503) 886-9247.

VIRTUAL OFFICES: Work at home yet have a professional image! We deliver first class business services for your practice: High-profile business address; Local phone number and Receptionist; Administrative staff; Professional Offices; and Meeting rooms to meet clients. Five locations including 2 located by Federal / County Courthouses. Programs start at $80. Please call (503) 471-1400 to schedule a tour.

WEST LINN – Class A window office (10 x 13) available within congenial law office, conveniently located just off I-205 at the 10th Street Exit.  Includes receptionist to greet clients, parking, telephone line and telephone, high speed internet, and access to fax, copier and conference rooms for $695 per month. Secretarial services negotiable.  Contact Karen at (503) 655-7199 or russell@bvlawfirm.com.

WEST LINN – Professional furnished office space available in a warm, friendly, professional atmosphere. Rent includes internet access, fax, shared conference room, and reception area. Access to copier also available. Parking and easy access to I 205. Call (503) 636-3660 for further information.


ARE YOU UNORGANIZED? ARE YOUR CLIENTS AND STAFF LOSING THEIR PATIENCE? Call for free and confidential office assistance – Professional Liability Fund Practice Management Advisors – Sheila Blackford, Dee Crocker, or Beverly Michaelis at 503-639-6911 or 1-800-452-1639.

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

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


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

ALBANY – Small Mid-Valley law firm seeking associate attorney.  Primary practice focus is on domestic relations.  Two to five years experience is preferred.  Send confidential inquires to michelle@eddanielslaw.com.

ALJ RECRUITMENT – The Workers’ Compensation Board intends to fill an Administrative Law Judge position in the Hearings Division. The position will be located in Medford. The starting salary range is $5,527 - $6,082 per month. Applicants must be members in good standing of the Oregon State Bar or the Bar of the highest court of record in any other state or currently admitted to practice before the federal courts in the District of Columbia. The position requires periodic travel and working irregular hours. The position involves conducting contested case hearings, making evidentiary and other procedural rulings, analyzing complex medical, legal, and factual issues, and issuing written decisions which include findings of fact and conclusions of law. Interested applicants should submit a resume and any other information that demonstrates how the applicant's prior experience would serve him/her in performing the duties of the position. Such resume/information should be submitted to Kerry Garrett, Administrative Assistant to the Presiding Administrative Law Judge, 2601 25th St. SE, Suite 150, Salem, OR 97302-1280. Questions should be directed to Ms. Garrett at (503) 934-0104. The closing date for receipt of applications/resumes is June 20, 2008. The Board is an equal opportunity employer.

ASSISTANT GENERAL COUNSEL, Medford, OR – Pacific Retirement Services, Inc (PRS), the premier provider/developer of senior living and affordable housing communities on the West Coast, is seeking a motivated attorney to serve as an Assistant General Counsel for the corporation and its subsidiaries. The ideal candidate will possess 1-3 years of broad business/ legal experience, and must be admitted to practice in Oregon. Experience in long term care is a plus. Exceptional academic, communication and teamwork skills are required, as well as a good work ethic and the ability to exercise sound independent judgment. The position will entail considerable contact with clients, governmental officials, and other outside entities, and offers an opportunity for significant professional growth and development. Travel a must. Competitive salary and benefit package. Must have valid driver's license and be insurable under corporate insurance carrier. Apply to Pacific Retirement Services, Human Resources Department, 1200 Mira Mar Ave., Medford, OR 97504, e-mail: hr@retirement.org, www.retirement.org, or fax (541) 857-7635.

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

ASSOCIATE attorney for northwest law firm. AV-rated, mid-size law firm with Portland and Seattle offices is seeking an associate for its Portland office. A minimum of three years experience with emphasis on complex litigation, construction litigation or insurance preferred. Excellent academic record and writing skills required. Position offers competitive compensation package and excellent growth potential. Please respond to the Oregon State Bar, Attn: Blind Ad B-8; PO Box 231935, Tigard, OR 97281.

ASSOCIATE ATTORNEY – AV rated law firm on Oregon’s south coast seeks an associate with an interest in the areas of estate planning, tax, and business law.  Our law firm offers an outstanding work environment and career growth opportunities.  E-mail inquiries to: billmcdaniel@coosbaylaw.com.

ASSOCIATE ATTORNEY – Johnson Riddle & Mark, LLC. Debt collection / civil litigation practice. Salary DOE, $45-55K per year, plus future profit sharing. Office in Newberg, but we may allow the right candidate to work from another location. Send resume to info@jrmllc.com.

ASSOCIATE ATTORNEY with transactional experience (real estate preferred) – Harrang Long Gary Rudnick PC seeks an associate attorney with two or more years of experience to join its active and expanding practice working with public and private sector clients on real estate transactions. Experience in real estate law preferred. Competitive salary and benefits. Send resume and cover letter by mail or email (jackie.wilkes@harrang.com) to Jackie Wilkes, Hiring Assistant, 1001 SW 5th Avenue, Portland, Oregon 97204. Inquiries will be held in strict confidence. For further information about the opening, please contact Bob Steringer at (503) 242-0000. Harrang Long is an equal opportunity employer.

ASSOCIATE, PORTLAND, OREGON – Sole practitioner with growing practice seeks an associate attorney. Practice focuses on FELA, workers’ compensation, personal injury and employment law. The successful candidate must have at least one year of experience and must possess good interpersonal skills, time management skills, writing and organizational skills. Some medical and rudimentary mechanical knowledge a plus. Salary dependant upon experience. Health insurance and other benefits. References, resumes and writing sample to Paul S. Bovarnick, 1205 NW 25th Avenue, Portland, 97210. No email or phone calls please. All inquiries confidential.

ASSOCIATE – Solo practitioner in The Dalles seeks Oregon attorney with minimum of 3 years experience in general litigation. Washington license a plus. Please consider this opportunity to live in the beautiful Columbia River Gorge and to practice law in a unique setting on the Columbia River. Submit resume and references to Bradley V. Timmons, PC, PO Box 2350, The Dalles, OR 97058, or to brad@timmons-law.com. Confidentiality respected.

ASSOCIATE ATTORNEY POSITIONS AVAILABLE, PORTLAND – Experienced: A minimum of 3-5 years of Oregon Workers' Compensation experience required. Longshore and/or Washington Workers' Compensation experience would be beneficial. Entry Level: Someone excited to learn the specialized practice of Workers' Compensation and/or Longshore defense. We are a small downtown firm and pride ourselves on providing a congenial atmosphere and excellent benefits. All inquiries are strictly confidential. Reply to Sue Barker, VavRosky MacColl Olson, P.C., One Southwest Columbia, Suite 555, Portland, OR 97258, or e-mail to: sbarker@vavrosky.com.

ATTORNEY POSITION – Defense and management of product liability cases with attendant development of product documentation and strategic practices. Experience with product liability defense required; 3-5 years preferable. Contact Anna Crowell, (503) 227-8424; anna@prgarylaw.com.

ATTORNEY with excellent writing skills needed to prepare reports, briefs, and motions in state and federal court in defense of cities and counties. Some travel. All résumés confidential. Salary negotiable. Send résumés to the Law Office of Robert E. Franz, Jr., P.O. Box 62, Springfield, OR 97477.

ATTORNEY – Gunn Cain & Kinney LLP is seeking a partnership-track associate with five plus years experience in civil litigation.  Oregon license required; Washington license preferred. GCK is a six attorney law firm with a strong client base and offices in Newberg.  The firm offers a team-oriented, friendly environment and promotes quality of life in the heart of the wine country.  Competitive salary/ benefit package.  Send cover letter, resume, and references by May 30, 2008, in strict confidence to Gunn Cain & Kinney LLP, Attn:  Jessica S. Cain, 700 N. Deborah Road Suite 250, Newberg, OR 97132, cain@gckattorneys.com.

AV-RATED FIRM located in wine country, with a growing multi-state litigation practice, seeks an associate with some courtroom or prior law office experience and a competitive personality. We focus on insurance defense (workers' compensation), administrative (OSHA/safety), and employment law. New lawyers can quickly develop hands-on experience working closely with senior attorneys. Cover letter, resume, transcript and writing sample needed. Excellent compensation and benefits package. Send to Reuel Fish, Cummins Goodman, etal, PC, 100 S College Street, Newberg, OR 97132. Email: rkf@cumminsgoodman.com. Phone: (503) 476-8200, Fax: (503) 476-8250.

BONNEVILLE POWER ADMINISTRATION, Portland Oregon, will be adding Attorney positions soon. Please check our web page for information - http://www.jobs.bpa.gov .

CENTRAL OREGON LAW FIRM seeks an associate. Requires 3-5 years experience in civil litigation. Salary depends upon experience. References and resumes to: Bryant Emerson & Fitch, LLP, PO Box 457, Redmond OR 97756.

CORVALLIS – Mid-sized Corvallis firm seeking business-transactional attorney with 5 to 10 years relevant experience.  Benefits include retirement program, medical and disability insurance.  Salary is dependant upon experience.  Send confidential inquires to tom@eechlaw.com.

DIVERSITY PROGRAM MANAGER – The role provides consultation on diversity issues to WSBA Board of Governors, staff, and organizations in the legal community; develops and executes diversity-related events; supports the Bar's Committee for Diversity; and builds relationships throughout the legal community promoting diversity.  Visit http://www.wsba.org/ for detailed position announcement and application instructions.

ELLIOTT ANDERSON, LLP, a small, active litigation firm and business in Bend, is looking for litigation/business/transactional associate with 3 to 8 years of experience. Must be able to demonstrate good work ethic and have good academic credentials. Ability to work independently and manage multiple files/matters a must. Will also consider relationship with lawyers or firms looking to relocate. Employer references required. Send resume or letter to Tim Elliott, Elliott Anderson, LLP 42 NW Greeley Ave. Bend, OR 97701.

EMPLOYMENT LAW LITIGATOR – Well established mid-sized firm in downtown Portland seeks an employment law trial attorney with minimum 4 to 6 years practicing exclusively in employment litigation. Opportunity includes both plaintiff and defense of employment law claims, in dynamic growth environment, with additional opportunity to support business litigation matters. Ideal candidate will have excellent credentials, strong writing and analytic skills, strong work ethic and good judgment.   Admission to Oregon Bar required. Cosgrave is a diverse group united by a commitment to excellence, professionally and personally.  Compensation includes competitive salary and bonus and full package of benefits.  Please send resume, transcripts and writing sample to Cosgrave Vergeer Kester LLP, Attn: Gloria Martin, 805 SW Broadway, 8th Floor, Portland, OR 97205, e-mail gmartin@cvk-law.com.  Inquiries will be held in confidence.

EUROPE AND EURASIA DIVISIONConsultant, Regulatory Bar Assessor (Pristina, Kosovo) NEW - The ABA will be conducting a comprehensive review of the Kosovo Legal system to determine its capacity for instituting a regulatory bar. The consultant will spend up to twenty (20) days over the next six (6) months of 2008 conducting research on Developing a Regulatory Attorney Bar in Kosovo. The research and assessment should evaluate the attorney regulatory needs of Kosovo and develop a realistic plan to satisfy the needs identified. The Consultant’s final product (a written assessment report) will thoroughly explore all issues related to the topic; will provide comparative country and regional examples; and will provide recommendations of activities for the ABA or others to pursue as a course of action. The assessment should indicate who or what is the most viable mechanism/entity to assume responsibility for the suggested regulatory role. It is suggested that the Consultant spend a minimum of 10 days in Kosovo conducting key stakeholder interviews, focus groups, and/or roundtable discussions, as well as conducting or directing associated research that will be included in the final product. The Consultant will have ABA staff in DC and in Kosovo to assist in this research. Requirements: Must have experience working with bar associations and a comprehensive understanding of bar standards. Experience leading a bar research and development project desired. Experience conducting assessments for legal reform desired. Experience on international legal reform project(s). Please be prepared to upload your cover letter, resume, and a list of three professional references at our website at http://www.abanet.org/rol/opportunities/positions.shtml. Only short-listed candidates will be contacted. All applicants for internships and regular full-time employment in the U.S. must possess work authorization that does not require employer sponsorship.

EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR – The Oregon State Bar regulates the practice of law in Oregon & provides a variety of services to its members & the public. We are looking for a leader to join our dynamic team, serve as the chief executive officer for the Bar, & assume responsibility for day to day administration. Compensation package commensurate with education, skills, & experience. Excellent benefits. PERS employer. For full job details & requirements see OSB Job Opportunities at www.osbar.org. Equal Opportunity Employer

FEDERAL AGENCY ATTORNEY – Small Legal Office of the Corps of Engineers, Walla Walla, Washington, seeks Contract/Employment Attorney with desire fro public service and a broad mix of legal matters. See "usajobs.gov".

LITIGATION ASSOCIATE – Cosgrave Vergeer Kester LLP is seeking an experienced associate attorney with two to five years of civil litigation experience.   Oregon Bar required; WA Bar a plus.  Successful candidates will have knowledge and interest in construction law, excellent academic record and good writing skills.  CVK offers an exceptional professional opportunity to work with experienced litigators and grow professionally, competitive salary and full range of benefits.  Interested applicants please send resume, transcripts and a writing sample to Cosgrave Vergeer Kester LLP, Attn:  Gloria Martin, Human Resources Director, 805 SW Broadway, 8th Floor, Portland, OR 97205, e-mail humanresources@cvk-law.com. Fax: (503) 323 9019. All inquiries will be held in confidence.

LITIGATION ASSOCIATE – Cosgrave Vergeer Kester LLP is seeking an outstanding, seasoned associate attorney with four plus years of civil litigation experience.  Successful candidate will assume responsibility for complex commercial litigation.  Oregon Bar required; WA Bar a plus.  CVK attorneys are committed to providing responsive, extraordinary service to all clients, from individuals and small businesses to regional, national, and international corporations.  Over seven decades, our team of distinguished attorneys has grown to 32, as has the scope of our practice.  CVK offers an exceptional professional opportunity and a comprehensive compensation package with full range of benefits. Oregon Bar required; WA Bar a plus.  Interested applicants please send resume, transcripts and a writing sample to Cosgrave Vergeer Kester LLP, Attn:  Gloria Martin, Human Resources Director, 805 SW Broadway, 8th Floor, Portland, OR  97205, e-mail humanresources@cvk-law.com. Fax number: (503) 323 9019. All inquiries will be held in confidence.

LITIGATION ASSOCIATE – Hagen O’Connell LLP is seeking an experienced Associate Attorney with at least 5 years experience in complex business and civil litigation.  Candidate must be prepared to manage case load for a law firm with seasoned business and tax practice. Admission to Oregon Bar required. Candidate with a portable practice is a plus.  Hagen O’Connell LLP offers an outstanding opportunity to work for an established  and well respected Portland law firm.  Comprehensive compensation package and excellent benefits.  Please send resume, transcripts, and a writing sample to Hagen O’Connell, Attn: Shelley Harpine 121 SW Morrison St. Suite 1500, Portland, OR 97204. All inquires will be held in confidence.

MARION COUNTY ASSOCIATION OF DEFENDERS (MCAD), a Salem-based non-profit criminal defense association, is currently accepting applications for the position of Executive Director. This half-time position requires prior management experience, excellent interpersonal skills, and the ability to work with attorneys. Salary commensurate with experience. Selection process closes June 1, 2008, with an anticipated start date of August 1, 2008. Interested parties should forward a letter of interest and resume to: Marion County Association of Defenders, 100 High St SE, Salem, Oregon 97301.

METROPOLITAN PUBLIC DEFENDER SERVICES has an immediate opening for an Executive Director responsible for providing strategic leadership for this criminal defense non-profit firm. Visit http://www.mpdlaw.com/execdirector.htm for a detailed job description and application requirements. Minority and women applicants encouraged to apply.  Deadline May 31, 2008.

PLF CLAIMS ATTORNEY POSITION – The Oregon State Bar Professional Liability Fund seeks a full-time claims attorney to join our claims department team. Responsibilities include managing a caseload of legal malpractice claims and working with the covered attorneys on a broad range of matters involving lawyer professional liability. The position requires an advanced level of legal knowledge and experience, OSB membership, and at least 5 years of Oregon private practice experience. Salary range is from $5,793 - $8,689 per month. Send resume and cover letter to: Jeff Crawford, Director of Administration, Professional Liability Fund, PO Box 231600, Tigard, OR 97281-1600. Application deadline: June 6, 2008. No telephone calls or emails please. AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER.

PROFESSIONAL RESPONSIBILITY COUNSEL – This position manages WSBA’s Professional Responsibility Program; provides guidance regarding ethical issues to Bar members, Lawyer Services Director and staff; acts as secretary to the Rules of Professional Conduct Committee and liaison to Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR) Committee; provides supervision of the Custodianship, Fee Arbitration and Mediation programs; supervises inquiries regarding the location of Original Wills; offers consultation to Diversion Respondents when required by contract; and develops and participates in speaking engagements on topics of ethics and professional responsibility.  Some travel required.  Visit http://www.wsba.org/ for further detail.

SENIOR ASSOCIATE – Business Transactions. Progressive, reputable, established Downtown Portland firm seeks transaction leader with at least seven solid years' experience with issues directly related to business transactions. Must be self-starter, very detail oriented, provide stellar recommendations, and motivated by delivering excellent client service just as much as the advancement potential. Outstanding writing skills are of utmost importance. Excellent opportunity for long-term career growth.  Bring your positive attitude and optimistic disposition to our committed, focused environment where family and community are honored by relaxed billing requirements. Qualified parties are invited to submit a cover letter, including a description of work history with particular skills or expertise, career goals and salary requirements to: oregonlawyer@live.com. Include email address for potential candidate communication.

SMALL DOWNTOWN PORTLAND civil defense litigation firm seeks an associate attorney 2-4 years out of law school with litigation experience.  Must be a member of the OSB and WSBA, and have excellent academic credentials.  Please send a cover letter and resume to jkaempf@brooksbykaempf.com.

THE PORTLAND OFFICE of LITTLER MENDELSON, the nation’s premier employment and labor law firm, seeks an attorney with 1-3 years of experience in employment and labor law and/or litigation. We provide our clients with a full range of services in the area of management-side employment and labor relations. Requirements include membership in the Oregon Bar, excellent academic credentials, and strong writing, analytical and legal research skills. If you are interested in applying for this position, please submit your resume online at www.littler.com.

THINKING OF CHANGES JOBS OR CAREERS? For information about the confidential Lawyers in Transition program, call the Oregon Attorney Assistance Program (OAAP) at (503) 226-1057 or toll-free in Oregon: (800) 321-OAAP — Mike Long, ext. 11; Shari R. Gregory ext. 14; Meloney Crawford Chadwick, ext. 13; or Douglas Querin, ext. 12. All calls are completely confidential.

THREE-ATTORNEY FIRM IN MCMINNVILLE seeks an associate with one to four years civil trial experience to join its civil litigation and insurance defense practice. Insurance defense experience preferred. Top 1/3 of graduating class or higher. Competitive salary and benefits. EOE. Please send cover letter, transcript, resume and writing sample to the Oregon State Bar, Attn: Blind Ad A-7; PO Box 231935, Tigard, OR 97281.

VICTIM RIGHTS LAW CENTER seeks an experienced attorney to help provide national legal technical assistance on sexual violence issues. Attorney will be part of team helping government grantees establish/expand their capacity to provide effective legal representation, advocacy, referrals and other services to sexual assault victims. For more information please email hr@victimrights.org

WSBA WASHINGTON YOUNG LAWYERS DIVISION LIAISON – Now accepting applications. Visit http://www.wsba.org/ for a detailed position announcement and application instructions.

BAR BOX REPLIES — To reply to an ad in the classifieds listing a bar box address, mail responses in a 9 x 12 or smaller envelope to the Oregon State Bar, Attn: Blind Ad _____, P.O. Box 1689, Lake Oswego, OR 97035-0889. 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 SENIOR ASSOCIATE - minus the overhead. A CONTRACT ATTORNEY with twenty years of transactional and litigation civil practice and a record of excellent work in a broad range of State and Federal practice. Will consider other "creative arrangements." Exceptional credentials, keen analytical skills, proficient writer, a pragmatic approach to handling cases and issues. PLF. Reasonable rates. Catherine Lawson. (503) 469-9897.

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


SMALL TOWN COASTAL LAW PRACTICE for sale. Loyal client base and territorial dominance established with 14 years experience. Turnkey operation. Be as busy or laid back as you want to be. Please respond to the Oregon State Bar, Attn: Blind Ad C-9; PO Box 231935, Tigard, OR 97281.


LEGAL SERVICES CORPORATION Notice of Availability of Competitive Grant Funds for Calendar Year 2009 – The Legal Services Corporation (LSC) announces the availability of competitive grant funds to provide civil legal services to eligible clients during calendar year 2009. A Request for Proposals (RFP) and other information pertaining to the LSC grants competition will be available from www.ain.lsc.gov on April 11, 2008. In accordance with LSC’s multiyear funding policy, grants are available for only specified service areas. The listing of service areas for each state and the estimated grant amounts for each service area will be included in Appendix-A of the RFP. Applicants must file a Notice of Intent to Compete (NIC) in order to participate in the competitive grants process. The NIC will be available from the RFP. Please refer to www.ain.lsc.gov for filing dates and submission requirements. Please e-mail inquiries pertaining to the LSC competitive grants process to Competion@lsc.gov.


STYLISH ONE BEDROOM ONE BATH in the Pearl (Pinnacle Building). View, deck, parking, storage. Lease $1,600 per month. Details – Eryn (503) 366-0979.


BEACHFRONT GETAWAY in the heart of Brookings – Oregon’s very own banana belt.  Two bedrooms, two baths on .68 acres with dynamic ocean views.  Enjoy fishing, golfing and beachcombing.  $875,000  virtual tour available at
http://www.virtuallyshow.com/MLS_show.php?id=1105  Blue Pacific Realty 888-412-8424. Ask for Alex.

BLACK BUTTE RANCH – Immaculate 5 BR, 4 BA beautifully furnished, many amenities. Spacious kitchen, great room, dining. Sleeps 15. No smoking/no pets. $395 per night (360) 748-8857, zircon03@msn.com , DCCA#486.

EAGLE CREST – New 3BR-2Bth, On Resort Golf Course, Great Mtn. Views, No Pets, www.vrbo.com #95598, (541) 923-8222.

EAGLE CREST – Refurbished 3BR-3Bth, On Resort Golf Course, Great View From Deck, No Pets, $200/night + Cleaning, (503) 538-8285.

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

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

LINCOLN CITY - Panoramic Ocean Views at Road's End. On Logan Rd. Sleeps 10. Hot tub, gas grill, 3 BR, 2.5 BA. Info/pictures at http://www.vrbo.com/99587. $275/nt. Linda at (503) 646-9438.

LINCOLN CITY (ROADS END) —Beach house, 2 bedroom, sleeps 4-6. Fantastic ocean view, 300 ft. to beach; fireplace, cable TV, VCR, kitchen $90/nt, 2 nt min (503) 466-0515. No smoking/no pets.

MANZANITA – CHARMING newly remodeled 1 bedroom apt, 1/2 block from the ocean! Light, bright and airy inside with brand new carpet and wood flooring throughout. Outdoor patio. Rentals are by the week only during the summer season (June 15 through September 30). $100 per night, $60 housecleaning fee and security deposit. NO smoking - NO pets Contact Barbara: (503) 312-5665 Please leave me a message with your name, phone # and dates interested in.

MANZANITA HOME FOR RENT – Newer 3 bedroom 2 1/2 bath home 1 1/2 blocks from beach.  (503) 297-7971.

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.

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

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

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

OCEANSIDE – Breathtaking views of ocean, bay and mountains from beach house in secluded, woodsy setting. Decks, fireplace, fully equipped kitchen, washer/dryer, two baths. Privacy for six. Short walk to beach. Attractive rates (503) 803-4437 or (503) 293-1125.

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

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

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

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

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

SUNRIVER – 4 BR, 2.5 BA, sleeps 10. Hot tub, pool table, golf course view, canoe, bikes. No smoking/pets. $250-$275/night (541) 276-1865, www.vrbo.com/46859, (DCCA 129)

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

SUNRIVER — Custom built home, open floor plan, 3 bdrm + loft, 2.5 bath, hot tub, wet bar, many extras. Close to mall; No smoking/pets. $170-$190/per night + cleaning (541) 276-0867; DCCA 471.

SUNRIVER – Lodge style 4bd/3.5ba on N. end. 2 masters. Sleeps 10. One block to Deschutes. River rock FP w/slate & pine throughout. Gas grill, teak patio furniture, basketball, foosball, ping-pong, bikes, W/D. No smoking or pets. (503) 233-8093; cgburke@easystreet.net; www.vrbo.com/128114.

SUNRIVEROn the golf course! 4 BR 3.5 Baths, two family rooms, sleeps 10. Fireplace, Jacuzzi in Master Suite, new carpet and décor; four TVs, DVDs, Washer/Dryer, bikes, gas barbeque, hot tub, 2.5 car garage. Foosball, pool table. No smoking/pets. Walking distance to ClubHouse North, Mavericks available. $250 - $300/night + cleaning virtual tour at www.sunrayinc.com/propview2.php?view=221 (503) 364-9115.

SUNRIVER — Spacious newer 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 — Warm, cozy, 2 bedroom, 1 bath Ranch Cabin, ideal for a weekend getaway. Fireplace, TV, VCR, DVD, CD, BBQ, microwave, dishwasher, washer/dryer, fully furnished & well-equipped. Sleeps 6. $95.00/night + $75 cleaning fee (541) 770-6720.

SUNRIVER APARTMENT – Cozy, quiet 1 BR apt. All new and beautifully furnished. Located on Meadows golf course, close to mall. Min. 4 nights, no pets/smoking. max. 2 persons (503) 675-6220.

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

SUNRIVER HOME – Beautiful 4 BR, 3 BA home 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 are in back. Quiet location near Woodlands Golf Course. Swim passes provided. No smoking/pets (503) 292-8164.

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

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


A SENIOR ASSOCIATE - minus the overhead. A CONTRACT ATTORNEY with twenty years of transactional and litigation civil practice and a record of excellent work in a broad range of State and Federal practice. Will consider other "creative arrangements." Exceptional credentials, keen analytical skills, proficient writer, a pragmatic approach to handling cases and issues. PLF. Reasonable rates. Catherine Lawson. (503) 469-9897.

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

ARBITRATION-MEDIATION – Offering over 15 years of litigation experience as trial attorney and judge, coupled with over 21 years on the Oregon Court of Appeals. Wm. L. Richardson, Senior Judge, at your service. (503) 843-2111, judgeforhire@onlinemac.com.

ATTORNEY FEES: DISPUTES & COLLECTIONS – AV-Rated Firm, Representing Attorneys Only in all attorney fee disputes. Contingency fees available. Contact: Joe Field, (503) 228 9115 joe@fieldjerger.com . Field Jerger LLP, 610 SW Alder Street, Portland, OR 97205.

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

CONSTRUCTION EXPERT – 45 years architect/owners representative. Project review, analysis, reports, testimony. Call or e-mail for free reference materials. Lee Eisner (541) 247-4530. eisner@nwtec.com.

CONTRACT ATTORNEY – Over 15 years civil litigation experience. Research, pleadings, motions and trial prep. Portland area office. PLF insured. Lisa Day (503) 722-9040.

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

ETHICS ADVICE – STEPHEN R. MOORE – Practicing since 1974. Legal Ethics Committee, 1983-1985 and 2001-2003. Disciplinary Rules Revision Committee 2002-2004. Taught 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 North State Street, #301, Lake Oswego, Oregon (503) 635-3546.

EXPERIENCED SECURITIES ATTORNEY - I have handled hundreds of federal and state securities registrations, public and private offerings, mergers and acquisitions, state, federal and NASD broker dealer licensing, regulation and compliance matters. Former state regulator. Member NASD and NYSE arbitration panels. Available for contract work, referrals or co-counsel. Contact Jack Platten (503) 227-6266, jplatten@spiritone.com.

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

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

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

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

LEGAL RESEARCH AND WRITING – Harvard/Stanford grad, OSB member, 14+ years legal experience.  Available for appeals, motions, briefs, memos and research.  Special expertise in employment and workers' compensation law.  Tracy White, (503) 649-7376, tracyjwhite@verizon.net.

M.D. PSYCHIATRIST/BEHAVIORAL CONSULTANT – Retired psychiatrist with over 35 years’ experience in forensics seeks part-time or consultant position assisting with translating, organizing, and simplifying medical records, assisting with criminal and civil cases where mental health issues occur, helping with human resources, employer/employee conflicts, general conflict resolution, jury selection, witness preparation, and mock trials. Much lower fees than are typical in this area. Call (503) 260-8228 or email wldflr@comcast.net if interested.

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

PRIVATE INVESTIGATOR – Missing Heirs? Licensed Private Investigator specializes in identifying and/or locating missing heirs or beneficiaries. Worldwide. Over 25 years experience. Interstate Research Group, (503) 644-3321. E-Mail: AFrankAnderson@aol.com.

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.

VEHICLE APPRAISALS, evaluations, opinions, and liquidation. 35 years experience, knowledgeable and reliable, state certified. Contact Denny Brown Appraisal Service at (503) 781-7373.

VIRTUAL INDEPENDENT PARALEGALS provides excellent legal & business support services to lawyers, law firms and businesses alike.  24/7/365  Lowest rates.  Quick turnaround time. www.viphelpme.com.

WASHINGTON WORKERS COMP 25 years experience. More than 1000 cases successfully handled. Contact: Kevin G. Staples, Washington Workers Comp., (503) 283-3393; (360) 816-2500; kevin.staples@ landerholm.com.

WORKERS’ COMP – Actively engaged in the practice of workers’ compensation law since 1978, I am now accepting referrals. Dan DeNorch (503) 421-7136.


PLF BOARD POSITION – The Board of Directors of the Professional Liability Fund is looking for one lawyer member to serve a five-year term on the PLF Board of Directors beginning January 2009. Directors attend approximately six two-day board meetings a year, as well as various committee meetings, and are also required to spend a considerable amount of time reading board materials between meetings and participating in telephone conference calls. PLF policies prohibit directors and their firms from prosecuting or defending claims against lawyers. Interested persons should send a brief resume by July 31, 2008 to: Ira R. Zarov, Professional Liability Fund, P.O. Box 231600, Tigard, Oregon 97281-1600.


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

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