Oregon State Bar Bulletin — DECEMBER 2009



AT LAST – A choice for Oregon law students. Aspen Publishing, Emanuel Law Outlines and Rigos Bar Review announce the opening of their new Oregon "full-service" Oregon Bar Review Course now held at Lewis & Clark law school on Saturdays.  Go to www.rigos.net or call 800-636-0716.


OREGON REVISED STATUTES ANNOTATED, complete, current, perfect condition $300. Bruce (360) 254-8220.


1-4 WINDOW OFFICES DOWNTOWN PORTLAND in 6 lawyer suite; reception, secretarial space, conference rooms, phone, Internet, fax, new copier, onsite parking,1618 SW 1st Ave., call (503) 224-2301 or email Carol Ann: caw@lopglaw.com or Ron at fontanaron@gmail.com.

AVAILABLE: 2 CLASS A PARTNER OFFICES located in the Wells Fargo Tower building. Downtown Portland close to the County Courthouse and on new MAX line.  One partner office furnished and both with incredible views. Conference rooms, copier, fax, and phone system services. Also comes with an assistant space for each. 24 Hour Fitness right across Columbia St. Both partner spaces are $1200/month. Please call (503) 575-7623 for additional info.

AVAILABLE DOWNTOWN OFFICE SPACE – Historic Dayton Building, 838 SW First Avenue (at Taylor) in Portland.  Three suites available at following rents: 2,503 square feet - $3,958, 1,627 square feet - $2,678, and 2,077 square feet (deck and river view) - $3,418.  FREE PARKING, tenant improvements possible. Call Kirk Hall (503) 241-9555.

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 OFFICE IN TANASBOURNE just off Highway 26 at 185th. Four other attorneys, kitchen, large exercise facility, conference room, phone and internet included. Ideal for newer attorney. Overflow likely.  $500/month, terms negotiable. Contact Kathy (503) 352-0730.

AVAILABLE OFFICES – Historical building in Downtown Portland has furnished, window offices available to solo and/or group practitioners. Rent includes security, reception, conference rooms, kitchen, and filing space. Assistant space and other services available. Please contact Alex Johnson or Julie Klein at (503) 222-3613 or (360) 608-9975; email alex@techlaw.com.

AVAILABLE OFFICES AND SUITES – 8 LOCATIONS– Airport, 2 Downtown Locations, Hillsboro, 2 Lake Oswego locations, Sellwood, and 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.

AVAILABLE VIRTUAL OFFICES – Work at home? We help deliver a professional image and first class support services for your practice: Business address, Local phone number, Receptionist, Administrative Staff, Offices by the day/hour, Meeting Rooms. 5 Locations: DT Portland, Lake Oswego, Tigard. Mention this ad for 2 FREE MONTHS! Call (503) 471-1400.

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 at866-393-2885.

BEAVERTON – New building. Share with solo practitioners. Two offices and assistant spaces available including conference, reception, and kitchen. Overflow work available. (503) 646-3131.

BEAVERTON/GRIFFITH PARK OFFICE SHARE – One to two attorney offices available November 1 for an office share arrangement.  Convenient location on Griffith Dr. near Beaverton City Hall.  Space should accommodate one to two attorneys plus one staff.  Share fax, copier and conference room.  Nice space, convenient access and free parking.  Sublease rent negotiable.  Contact (503) 968-5820 or rayburn@pacifier.com for details.

BEND– 720 NW Hill Street, $1,060 per month, Single-tenant Building, Two Offices, Restroom, Storage, Parking, High-speed Cat 5e, Electronic Keypad Entry, Security System, Separately Metered, Leasing Incentives, mcb@resourcemanagementinc.com, (503) 223-7667 or (541) 280-4660.

CENTRAL DOWNTOWN PORTLAND – one premier office in newly remodeled class A suite in Umpqua Bank Plaza. Great views of the river, Mt. St. Helens, and more. Close to Courthouse. Shared conference room and all usual amenities. Price is negotiable based on lease terms. Contact Tim Landis (503) 220-1331 or Peter Mohr at (503) 221-5222.

CONVENIENTLY LOCATED EASTSIDE – Large office plus secretarial office. Receptionist, phones, voicemail, fax, high speed internet, utilities, copier, office supplies, conference/library, parking and more included. (503) 256-0780, Fax (503) 252-5433, mail@eastportlandlaw.com

CORBETT NEIGHBORHOOD, SW PORTLAND – Historical building, Mt. Hood views. Three attractive law offices available. Various sizes. Five attorneys currently in building. Easy access to downtown and freeways, reception, conference room, free parking, ADA access, usual law office amenities. Contact Chuck or Dave (503) 222-3529.

CORNER OFFICE in executive suite. Includes secretarial station. Both have built-in desk/cabinetry. Shared common areas: kitchen, conference room.  Reception provided. Fax and copier available on pay per use basis. Located downtown near the legal / financial core. Close to the river for easy freeway and eastside access. TriMet, parking, restaurants nearby. Call Lucinda (503) 225-0701.

DOWNTOWN PORTLAND – 1 furnished, window office, in historic building, with established firm.  Close to courthouses.  Receptionist, shared conference room, copier, fax, scanning, phone, kitchen.  Call Kellie at (503) 241-7242.

DOWNTOWN PORTLAND, 1 office, secretarial and storage space available.  Good location.  Share reasonable rent, expenses and conference room with three experienced lawyers.  Call (503) 445-0855.

DOWNTOWN PORTLAND 9x15 office for rent – 1000 Broadway Bldg.  $1500/mo.  Includes office, desk, chairs, credenza, secretarial space, file cabinets, storage, fax, copier, adjoining conference room, possible over flow work.  Contact Gordon Osaka (503) 241-8005 or glosaka@ipns.com.

DOWNTOWN PORTLAND – Corner office with huge windows on 8th floor of historic Yeon Bldg. Office is 13'x14.5' in well appointed low key suite with 4 experienced attorneys. Only 5 blocks to courthouse. $675 per month. Inquiries, call Amy Barnhouse (503) 228-7569 or email amybarnhouse@ oregonlandlordlaw.com.

DOWNTOWN PORTLAND --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 – One month free rent for corner office on top floor of the historic Postal Building (SW Third and Washington) with easy access to freeways and six blocks to courthouse. Approximately 230 sq. ft. window office with 11 ft. ceilings. Share two-office space with a personable attorney connected by a large common area/waiting room. Includes utilities except phone and fax. Sublease at $710/month. Please contact Brett by phone at (503) 731-8888 or email at brett@benderlaw.us.

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

DOWNTOWN PORTLAND, Pioneer Tower, Class A space, offices available, near courthouses; receptionist, voice mail, conference rooms, copiers, e-copy, phone, $680 to $1,295, (503) 274-1680.

DOWNTOWN PORTLAND – SW 6th & Clay on new transit mall. Furnished 11 x 14 sq..ft. office w/separate secretarial space (w/desk) in building with 9 other attorneys. Full reception and custom telephone answering, library w/fireplace, conference room, shower, some closed file storage, all equipment, $700. Parking available. 521 SW Clay (503) 226-3607.

DOWNTOWN PORTLAND –Window office on 17th floor in 1000 Broadway Building with furnished secretarial space and storage available.  Share copier, fax, postage machine and receptionist.  Call (503) 221-1465.

DOWNTOWN PORTLAND MORGAN BUILDING – Large window offices available in well appointed 2nd floor suite with five attorneys.  Congenial atmosphere.  Share receptionist, conference room, kitchen, copier and fax.  DSL available. Additional space for secretary/legal assistant.  Walking distance to courthouse.  Call David at (503) 295-3025.

DOWNTOWN PORTLAND/SPACIOUS OFFICE – 11' X 15' Office with 10th floor view. Located 2 blocks from Pioneer Courthouse Square. Rent includes reception service during business hours and local telephone service. Fax Copier and high speed internet available. Suite has a shared  conference room that is easily reserved. Free gym in building. Great for a sole practitioner. For more information please contact John at (503) 243-2733.

DOWNTOWN PORTLAND SUBLEASE – Flexible sublease at $12 per foot to share with established law firm in great downtown location. Beautiful space with parking in adjacent building. From 1,000 to 8,000 sq ft available, with receptionist to share if desired. Contact Deanne Kreighbaum at (503) 224-6655.

EUGENE OFFICE SPACE – 1 to 7 fully serviced offices in friendly, professional suite within short walk to all courts, city and county offices and the jail. Tasteful offices include full reception services, telephone system, voice-mail, ADSL access, use of 3 conference rooms, 2 fully equipped work rooms, library materials, kitchen/break room, 3 bathrooms and shower. Secretarial stations also available; ample parking. For more information or to view this Class A space at 142 W. 8th Ave., call (541) 338-8500 or email aseligson@scslaw.org

EXECUTIVE OFFICE SUITES– Beaverton, Clackamas, Lake Oswego and Vancouver offices.  Satellite locations  also available in the Seattle area. Private suites with skilled receptionist, conf. room. Internet, phone, transcription and other specialized services available. Corner Office Inc. (503) 780-3627.

FIRST CLASS COMMERCIAL SPACE – Luxurious office space - Citizen’s Building at 10th & Oak Sts. In downtown Eugene; approx 1,565 sf. includes reception area; four offices, conference room, copier/workroom; generous storage; plush carpeting & great views. Flex. leasing terms. Contact Kim Sitowski with Speer Hoyt LLC, at 485-5151 or email: ksitowski@speerhoyt.com.

HEART OF HAWTHORNE – Who needs downtown? Our Craftsman Style office building is close to the Bagdad Theatre, and our clients love this location. We have two offices available August 1 in four attorney suite. Turnkey deal-we offer full conference facilities, secretarial area and reception (already furnished) copy facility, phone system, full kitchen, storage and parking-all included in rental price. Building has been completely mechanically upgraded, including A/C. Shower available for bikers. Independent minded lawyers should call Steven at (503) 709-9145 or e-mail to sgmarkspdx@yahoo.com for more info.

HILLSBORO 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,

HILLSBORO OFFICE SPACE – Large executive office and first class accommodations in Lincoln Street Professional Center, 330 NE Lincoln Street, Hillsboro. Available immediately. Rent includes large office, large staff area, free phones, including long distance, all utilities and janitorial included, use of three conference rooms, kitchen, shower and off street parking. Great location one block from the courthouse. Contact Andrew Rich (503) 693-3633 or Matt Kehoe (503) 648-0766.

KRUSE WAY/HWY 217 AREA – Lower Your Overhead – Quaint house conversion into attorney offices. Easy central access to all three counties, windowed corner office for attorney. Reception room (with fireplace), conference room/library, high-speed internet, fax, copier, kitchen/mail/production room, street signage available, client parking. Share office building with 4 other attorneys, $600. Call John S. (503) 624-0917.

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

KRUSE WAY, LAKE OSWEGO OFFICE SHARE – Rent $950 per month includes phone line, reception (part time), library, and a large conference room available by reservation. Use of copier and fax at cost. Contact Tom: (503) 968-2020.

LAKE OSWEGO – Quiet offices available in a friendly 16 attorney class A suite at Kruse Way and I-5. Rent includes client reception, law library, multiple conference rooms, internet (T3), phone service, copier, fax, scanning, kitchen, and spacious parking. Onsite delis and gym. Contact Joe Lyons at (503) 620-8900.

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.

NEW EXECUTIVE SUITESwith emphasis on the professional. Easy I-5, Kruse Way and 217 access. Receptionist, conference rooms, Integra/Mitel phones, T-1 internet service, high-speed copier/scanner, fax, coffee & tea service, tenant lunchroom & kitchen. CallKruse Professional Building (503) 601-5050.

NORTHWEST PORTLAND – Office space available for attorney in large attractive home converted to law offices.  Ample parking.  Rent $600 per month includes receptionist, use of conference room, law library, fax and kitchen facilities.  Copier, DSL and Lexis available.  Contact Deanna at (503) 227-2486.

ONE BEAUTIFUL OFFICE AVAILABLE in modern, class A building in downtown Portland. One secretarial space is available as well. Located in proximity to Multnomah County and Federal courthouses. These offices are located within a suite shared by two established law firms. These offices and the available conference rooms present your clients with knockout views of the West Hills. The location is the top floor of the 1000 Broadway Building. Spaces are newly remodeled and decorated by professional designer. Two conference rooms, kitchen and file room available to share and receptionist services provided as part of lease. Copier, fax and postage services available. Parking available, private gym, and bank in building. Call Scott Brown at (503) 228-5027.

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

PERFECT SETUP FOR TWO LAWYERS looking for Class-A office space in downtown Portland.  This 754 sq foot suite in One Main Place includes two private offices, secretarial bay, client reception area, and private kitchenette.  Conference room, workout facilities, and parking all within the building.  Phone system already installed, and available for tenant use.  This is an ideal arrangement for two lawyers starting a firm or a firm looking to move downtown.  For more information call Alex or Nick at (503) 227-4001.

SETTING UP YOUR LAW PRACTICE? So much to do in so little time! Call for free and confidential office assistance – Professional Liability Fund Practice Management Advisors – Sheila Blackford, Dee Crocker, or Beverly Michaelis at 503-639-6911 or 1-800-452-1639.

TWO RIVER VIEW Class A offices in Umpqua Plaza, Portland, plus one built-out secretarial space available. One SW Columbia Street, Suite 1850. Rent includes receptionist services, use of conference rooms, library, kitchen and building amenities. Reasonable DSL, OJIN, copier, fax and telephone charges. Parking offsite. Call Jean, (503) 229-1850.

WASHINGTON SQUARE/SW OLESON ROAD – Newly carpeted and painted 750 sq. ft. office on ground floor with bathroom. $900/month. Contact Devlin Properties (503) 246-4045.


IS THERE A HOLE IN YOUR POCKETBOOK? Offices spend $20 in labor to file a document $120 in labor to find a misfiled document, and $220 in labor to recopy a lost document. Call for free and confidential office assistance – Professional Liability Fund Practice Management Advisors – Sheila Blackford, Dee Crocker, or Beverly Michaelis at 503-639-6911 or 1-800-452-1639.

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.

WERE YOU RAISED in a family where there was alcohol, physical, sexual, or emotional abuse or some other dysfunction? For information about lawyers’ ACoD support groups, call the confidential and anonymous Oregon Attorney Assistance Program (OAAP) at (503) 226-1057 or toll-free in Oregon: (800) 321-OAAP – Mike Long, ext. 11; or Shari R. Gregory, ext. 14.

WHY DO THEY HAVE TO BE THAT WAY? Are you worried about the way an attorney’s drinking or drug use affects his or her practice or family life? Call the confidential and anonymous Oregon Attorney Assistance Program (OAAP) at (503) 226-1057 or toll-free in Oregon: (800) 321-OAAP – Mike Long, ext. 11; Shari R. Gregory, ext. 14; Meloney 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.

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) 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.

AIDING LAWYERS in their careers for more than 20 years, Northwest Legal Search, Inc., an executive search firm established in 1987, is exclusively devoted to lawyer placement.  Primary focus is in-house placement in the Pacific Northwest, Northern California and the Rocky Mountains.  Select large law firm openings are also offered.  If you have strong academic credentials and a focused career progression, we can assist in your legal career.  Contact Linda Green Pierce at (503) 296-9500 for a confidential assessment.  Website for articles and advice is www.nwlegalsearch.com  Sign up for our newsletter to receive interviewing techniques and market information.  Email: linda@nwlegalsearch.com.

ARE YOU A SUCCESSFUL ATTORNEY looking for a new firm with which to grow and prosper? Are you looking for an organization that has large-firm expertise but provides the hands-on client care of a boutique firm? Are you looking for partners who understand the value and importance of both individual and team efforts? Are you interested in being challenged as an attorney while remaining closely involved with your family? Do you have an established book of business and hopes of growing it? We are a mid-sized firm that offers world class legal expertise to clients here in the Portland Metropolitan area. With 7 partners, 9 associates, and 14 staff members, we are large enough to handle nearly all of the legal needs of our clients, yet we are small enough that we know each other well and enjoy the work we produce as a team. Our firm has been located on Kruse Way for 20 years, taking early advantage of the tremendous growth and opportunities of the entire Portland metro area. We are looking for attorneys that will continue to predict, capitalize and seize the next opportunities to grow the firm’s practice. If this model of practicing law appeals to you, please contact our Office Manager, Maureen Sharp, at (503) 620-8900 or mts@buckley-law.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 coverage preferred. Excellent academic record and writing skills required. Position offers competitive compensation package and excellent growth potential. Please reply to the Oregon State Bar, Attn: Blind ad Q-23; P.O. Box 231935, Tigard, OR 97281.

ASSOCIATE – Opening for attorney with min. 3 years experience, 5 preferred, courtroom required, for busy 2 attorney progressive firm in downtown Portland.  Position requires experience in misdemeanor criminal, family law and some business transactions a plus. Knowledge of restaurant/bar and OLCC a big plus.  Excellent research and writing, and ability to support busy shareholder expected.  Extensive client contact and case responsibility commensurate with experience are offered.  Excellent growth opportunity and eventual ownership for right candidate as shareholder will be retiring.  Grow your existing practice here. Full benefits and salary DOE. Please send resumes to the Oregon State Bar, Attn: Blind ad S-25; P.O. Box 231935, Tigard, OR 97281.

ASSOCIATE ATTORNEY required for downtown Portland law firm. Min. 2 years family law/litigation experience with excellent research and writing skills. Able to carry caseload and occasionally assist partners. Extensive client contact. OR and WA Bar memberships advantageous. We offer a competitive salary (DOE) and excellent benefits within a professional and congenial environment. Please send resumes to deh@gazzolahull.com.

ASSOCIATE GENERAL COUNSEL – PeaceHealth, Bellevue, WA. The Associate General Counsel utilizes legal skills to assist the business operations of the organization, including contracts, transactions, employment and other matters, working with four senior attorneys and two paralegals in the system legal department. Qualifications: Bachelor's Degree and Juris-Doctor or equivalent degree from an accredited law school. Superior academic performance; graduated in top half of class; Five years of legal experience in health law (e.g., tax-exemption issues, clinical trial and IRB issues, Stark II, fraud and abuse); Knowledge of reimbursement rules helpful, but not required; Proficient in Microsoft Word and PowerPoint software; other technical proficiencies helpful (e.g., Westlaw, Excel, contract database management). Please apply online at http://www.peacehealth.org.

CONTRACT LEGAL SERVICES – Need a little extra help? The Lewis & Clark Law School Contract Legal Services program is a free service connecting attorneys who need short-term help with Lewis & Clark students and alums willing to take such assignments. Contact us with a brief description of your project - we’ll get the word out to available students and grads. You can select who will do the work and negotiate project wages and hours directly with the student/grad. To post a project, contact the Career Services Office: (503) 768-6608 or lscs@lclark.edu.

GROWING CORVALLIS FIRM with 4 attorneys seeks associate for business law, estate planning and administration, real estate, taxation, and computer law. Partnership potential. Must be dedicated to living and staying in Corvallis area. Some experience preferred; litigation a plus. Need to be a team player who relishes client relationships and community service. Send resume to Jeanne Smith & Associates, PO Box 830, Corvallis, OR 97339.

IS THAT ALL THERE IS? Are you successful but not satisfied? Join our confidential support group for Lawyers in Transition. Call the Oregon Attorney Assistance Program (OAAP) at (503) 226-1057 or toll-free in Oregon: (800) 321-OAAP – Mike Long, ext. 11; Shari R. Gregory, ext. 14; Meloney Crawford Chadwick, ext. 13; or Douglas Querin, ext. 12.

LITIGATION ASSOCIATE/Portland, Oregon – Garvey Schubert Barer, with offices in Portland, Seattle, Washington D.C., New York and Beijing, seeks an associate for its litigation practice. Position offers opportunity for challenging work in a collegial environment. The ideal candidate will have 2-3 years of business litigation experience and current Oregon State Bar membership. Applicants must have outstanding writing and analytical skills, top academic credentials and a commitment to excellence. Applications should include a cover letter, resume, law school transcript and writing sample. Please reply in strict confidence by February 1, 2010, to Recruiting Coordinator, Garvey Schubert Barer, 121 SW Morrison, 11th Floor, Portland, OR 97204; email pdxrecruitment@gsblaw.com; fax (503) 226-0259.

NEWPORT LAW FIRM looking for Associate Attorney to practice family law, estate planning, business law, real property law and general civil litigation. Must have three years experience , good time management skills and zealousness for trial work. Applications should include a resume and salary requirements to the Oregon State Bar, Attn: Blind Ad K-17; P.O. Box 231935, Tigard, OR 97281.

PARTNERSHIP OPPORTUNITIES – We are seeking partner level attorneys with a current and portable practice to join our dynamic and growing law firm. Must have ability to manage own practice, willingness to participate in firm’s marketing program, and possess entrepreneurial self-starter mindset. Minimum 10 years’ experience with high net worth individuals and closely held businesses desired. Excellent benefits, including 401k plan, first class offices, and collaborative work environment. Call or email Maureen Sharp, Office Manager, Buckley LeChevallier, P.C. in confidence for information.  (503) 620-8900; mts@buckley-law.com; http://www.buckley-law.com/partnership.

SEEKING AN ATTORNEY to compliment a long established estate planning and estate administration and business practice in Beaverton/Tigard/Portland. Minimum 3 years of experience with planning taxable estates and working with closely held businesses is desired. We’re looking for a key member to compliment our growing team. Litigation attorneys are also encouraged to apply. Contact us in confidence at judyg@myattandbell.com.

SMITH FREED & EBERHARD P.C. is a growing Insurance Defense Firm. We are currently recruiting for an Attorney with 3-6 years experience in Personal Injury litigation. Oregon and Washington Bar memberships are required. We pay a competitive salary and benefits. For consideration, please submit a resume, cover letter, writing sample and three professional references to hr@smithfreed.com.

THE WORKERS’ COMPENSATION BOARD intends to fill two Administrative Law Judge positions in the Portland Hearings Division.  The position involves conducting workers’ compensation and OSHA 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. Compensation includes a starting salary in the range of $5,704 - $6,277 per month plus State benefits including employer contribution toward a variety of medical, dental and vision plans, option for life insurance and disability insurance and a retirement plan.  Other benefits include paid holidays, vacation, sick leave and personal leave. 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 successful candidate will have a valid driver’s license and a satisfactory driving record. Employment will be contingent upon the passing of a fingerprint-based criminal background check. Interested applicants should submit a resume and any other information that demonstrates how the applicant's prior experience would serve the applicant in performing the duties of the position. Applicants who are veterans may receive veterans preference. All application materials 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, including veterans preference information, should be directed to Ms. Garrett at (503) 934-0104. The closing date for receipt of application materials is December 31, 2009. The Board is an equal opportunity employer.

WANT TO WORK IN A FIRM THAT VALUES YOUR COMMITMENT TO YOUR FAMILY as much as we value your commitment to your work? Firm of four attorneys in Portland area seeking experienced probate or tax lawyer with some client base to compliment our practice. Great benefits, wonderful staff and congenial working conditions. Send resume to the Oregon State Bar, Attn: Blind ad R-24; P.O. Box 231935, Tigard, OR 97281.

BAR BOX REPLIES – To reply to an ad in the classifieds listing a bar box address, mail responses in a 9 x 12 or smaller envelope to the Oregon State Bar, Attn: Blind Ad _____, P.O. Box 231935, Tigard, OR 97281. To protect the confidentiality of a bar box holder and of the reader, we offer the following service: if there is a firm you do not wish to see your response, list that firm (or firms) on a note included with your letter to the bar box. Put both in an envelope addressed to “Classified.” If the box holder is a firm you have listed, your response will be recycled.


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


BEACH HOUSE, OTTER ROCK, OR – Custom cedar, open beams, 2bed, 2bath, 31x24 Bonus room/sleeping loft, double garage, 20x32 attached shop. $689,900 - Monte (503) 866-5360 or Beverly (503) 319-6893.

SUNRIVER PRIVATE RESIDENCE AVAILABLE JAN. 22 - FEB. 7, 2010 – 3BDR/3BA, Full Amenities, WI-FI, Hot Tub. No smoking/pets. (541) 815.9002 or haleyd@cmc.net.


BEND EXECUTIVE LODGE-STYLE CHALET – Minutes to Sunriver, Mt. Bachelor. Hot tub, pool table, wi-fi, foosball, HDTV's. Sleeps 10. Excitingescapes.com.

COZY CABIN ON THE BIG DESCHUTES, great location close to all SR amenities, great fly fishing and skiing. Sleeps 4 adults and 4 children in separate apt $145/nt + cleaning  Call (541) 944-0999 for details.

FRANCE: Laroque des Alberes – Experience life in a small French village.  Views to Mediterranean and Pyrenees.  Explore southwest France and Spain.  2 bedroom, 1 bath, rooftop terrace.  Sleeps 5.  Reasonable rates. Photos and more: www.coeurdelaroque.com or (541) 343 5539.

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.

HOOD RIVERAlexander’s Four Seasons: Ultra modern townhouse. Two decks, river view. Large jetted hot tub, central A/C, WiFi. Each bedroom has full bath, master with soaking tub. Oversized garage. Bikes available. Beds 2 Q, DBunk, single futon. Info@GorgeRes.com or call (877) 386-6109.

KIHEI, MAUI, HAWAII– Large oceanview 1BR, 2BA condo, LR sleepersofa, two pools/spas, tennis, across street from beach.  Attorney discounts.  mjs@aterwynne.com (503) 329-5088.

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 – ROAD’S END: Beautiful fully furnished ocean view home; 4 bedroom, sleeps 8, ½ block to beach. Hot tub, wi-fi, deck, fireplace, $145 weeknights, $195 weekends and holidays, 2 night minimum. No smoking, no pets – www.chandlerbeachhouse.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 (Memorial Day – Labor Day), two night minimum otherwise. Photos, description and reservation forms at: http://www. ignisys.com/beach. (503) 281-2469; kwillett@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.

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 – 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

SUNRIVEROn the golf course! 4 BR 3.5 Baths, two family rooms, sleeps 10. Fireplace, Jacuzzi in Master Suite, new carpet and décor; four TVs, DVDs, Washer/Dryer, bikes, gas barbeque, hot tub, 2.5 car garage. Foosball, pool table. No smoking/pets. Walking distance to ClubHouse North, Mavericks available. $250 - $300/night + cleaning virtual tour at www.mtresort.com/7vine/ ; phone (503) 364-9115.

SUNRIVER – Warm, cozy, 2 bedroom, 1 bath Ranch Cabin, ideal for a weekend getaway. Fireplace, TV, Wi-Fi, DVD, CD, BBQ, microwave, dishwasher, washer/dryer, fully furnished & well-equipped. Sleeps 4. $95.00/night + $75 cleaning fee (541) 770-6720.

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

SUNRIVER HOME – Beautiful 4 BR, 3 BA home w/all amenities. Sleeps 8-10. TVs w/DVDs and VCRs, BBQ, fireplace, bikes, ping-pong, Wi-Fi, private hot tub on large deck. Lots of windows. Quiet location near Woodlands Golf Course. Swim passes provided. No smoking, no pets (503) 292-8164 or kbquerin@comcast.net.

SUNRIVER PRIVATE RESIDENCE AVAILABLE JAN. 22 - FEB. 7, 2010 – 3BDR/3BA, Full Amenities, WI-FI, Hot Tub. No smoking/pets. (541) 815.9002 or haleyd@cmc.net.

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.

THE MASTER GOLF TOURNAMENT– Once in a lifetime Tickets and Travel Packages to Augusta National. Contact Linda ASAP. (503) 224-0180; lindaf@wittravel.com .

WEST MAUI CONDO – Beautiful 1 bedroom oceanfront, all amenities, pool, adjacent beachpark, quiet, convenient. $160/night, 5 nt. min. (541) 683-0808 or halekai117@aol.com. See at : http://www.halekai.com/condos/117/index.html. Dates (discounts) for January -April available.

WEST MAUI HAWAII – Spacious two bedroom, two bath beachfront condo with panoramic views of stunning sunsets over Lanai and Molokai. Located at the Hololani in West Maui, Hawaii. www.hololani.com. Unit A402 * Fully Equipped Kitchen *Washer Dryer * Heated Fresh Water Pool* Cable TV * Weekly Maid Service *Underground Parking. Minimum 5 nights. Adults only and no smoking or pets (800) 367-5032.


AFFORDABLE LEGAL RESEARCH – Fast, efficient and thorough. Case law, statutes and more. Call Cynthia at (971) 285-7876; cynthia.a.dupuy@gmail.com.

ANTI-SLAPP MOTIONS – Hit by "Strategic Lawsuit Against Public Participation?" Responding to Special Motion to Strike? Make your best record for appeal on complex issues. Consultation on ORS 31.150, defamation, Oregon Constitutional issues. Linda Williams, linda@lindawilliams.net, www.lindawilliams.net.

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.

ARBITRATOR/MEDIATOR who truly listens. 30 years' civil litigation experience. Stephen Eichelberger (503) 585-5000, StephenEichelbergerAttorney@comcast.net.

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).

CONTRACT ATTORNEY – Over 20 years civil litigation experience. Research, pleadings, motions and trial prep. Portland area office. PLF insured. Lisa Day (503) 722-3483.

CONTRACT LEGAL SERVICES – Need a little extra help? The Lewis & Clark Law School Contract Legal Services program is a free service connecting attorneys who need short-term help with Lewis & Clark students and alums willing to take such assignments. Contact us with a brief description of your project - we’ll get the word out to available students and grads. You can select who will do the work and negotiate project wages and hours directly with the student/grad. To post a project, contact the Career Services Office: (503) 768-6608 or lscs@lclark.edu.

ESTATE & TRUST TAX RETURNS (income, estate and inheritance taxes) prepared by AV attorney (LLM Tax) with 25 years experience. prompt, efficient service.  Confidential, privileged; competitive costs. contact James Oberholtzer at (503) 412-8647 or oberholtz@oberholtz.com

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

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.

FREELANCE LEGAL – Is your practice running you ragged? I can help. I provide meticulous legal research and the highest quality written product, on time and at a reasonable cost. Dispositive Motions, Pre-trial Motions, Appellate Briefs. Mikal Apenes. (503) 705-9777 or apenes@msn.com.

GEOTECHNICAL ENGINEERING EXPERT – William F. Galli, P.E., G.E., Senior Principal of The Galli Group.  Beginning with Shannon & Wilson in the 1970’s, Mr. Galli has practiced geotechnical engineering and managed professional offices of 15 to 55 in Oregon, Washington and California.  He has advanced degrees in engineering and over 30 years experience in slope failures, landslides, changed conditions evaluation (subsurface), foundation and structure damage due to earth movements, surface and groundwater control and damage to structures and causation analyses and expert testimony.  Contact The Galli Group; (541) 955-1611 or bgalli@galligroup.com 

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

LEGAL DOCUMENT EDITING, PROOFREADING – 30+ years’ experience. Fast, intelligent, accurate. Discount for new clients. Fran Gardner, fran@hevanet.com, (503) 267-4303.

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.

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.

PROCESS SERVING – Based in Lincoln County and serving all of Oregon seven days a week. Day, evening, weekend and rush service available. For more information email or call Jerry at SERVICEWITHASMILEPS@YAHOO.COM or (541) 961-3722.

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.

TRANSCRIPTION – Accurate transcription, editing, and writing services. Digital audio and tape transcription available through FTP, email or standard mail. Pickup and delivery available in Lincoln County. Confidentiality guaranteed. Eleven years of legal experience ensures accurate completion of your documents. For more information call or email Kathy at (541) 961-3005 or scribescorner@gmail.com; www.scribescorner.org.


WAYNE  PAUL  GRIPPEN  DOB 8/25/43, passed 11/7/07. Resident  Marion county, previous of Polk, Washington ,Multnomah .  There is a Will somewhere, Please Help   (503) 507-8364 or (971) 240-0443.



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