Oregon State Bar Bulletin — JUNE 2010


ALA-OREGON CHAPTER’S 2010 Attorney and Support Staff Compensation and Benefits Survey will be available for purchase on June 1, 2010. To order, contact Claudia Horner at (541) 686-8833.

BOOKS – ALR 1st through ½ of fourth; General Laws (1923 through 1981); CLEs; book shelves, desks, more. Call Al at (503) 472-0321 for prices and details.

LEROY SETZIOL TEAK WOODCARVING – Two beautifully carved teak panels, each 4'x4', commissioned in 1986 for display in the main conference room of a prominent AV Portland law firm. Would be highly suitable for display in either a residence, business or professional office. For full details and photo: http://www.dougmeyer.net/setziol/ . Call Roger (503) 807-8448.


$450 & $725/MO DOWNTOWN PORTLAND – Corner of SW 6th & Clay on new transit mall. Furnished 11 x 14 office with large window and separate secretarial area w/desk outside door ($725) or 9'6" x 12'11" office with large window and storage area ($450). Full reception and custom telephone answering, library w/fireplace, conference room, shower, kitchen, some closed file storage, all equipment, 7 experienced attorneys, 4 blocks to courthouse, coffee shop and restaurant next door, fitness center one block. $450/mo small office or $725 large office. Parking available. 521 SW Clay (503) 226-3607.

$595/MO DOWNTOWN PORTLAND – Nicely furnished 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. Inquiries, call Amy Barnhouse (503) 228-7569 or email amybarnhouse@ oregonlandlordlaw.com.

AFFORDABLE EXECUTIVE SUITE OFFICES – Prime location at Beaverton Central Max Station. Dual and single offices available immediately. Amenities include administrative support, receptionist, conference rooms, kitchen, free parking! Contact Maren at (503) 906-7800 or visit us at www.beaverton-esuites.com.

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 – 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 at 866-393-2885.

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.

BEND OFFICES AVAILABLE, 1925 Craftsman (downtown/old mill), with fireplace, conference room, kitchen, storage, referral cases, possible buy in for building.  Contact:  Lillian@nonhostilefamilylaw.com (541) 318-8038.

BEND – Several offices available close to the Deschutes County Courthouse.  Sizes range from 280ft to 389ft.  $1 per foot with no NNN or additional expenses.  Conference and break rooms available. Call 800-410-9622.

CLASS A OFFICE SPACE, DOWNTOWN PORTLAND – 1000 Broadway Building, 21st floor. 1070 sq. ft. $2150/mo.  3 offices (2 suitable as conference rooms), copy room/kitchen, reception area (503) 241-0677.

CORVALLIS – Ground-floor office in three-lawyer litigation firm. Near courthouse. Reception, conference, copier, DSL & phone. See www.petersen-dunfield-fahy.com. Terms negotiable. Call Chris Dunfield at (541) 752-5119 or email pdf@proaxis.com.

DOUGLAS COUNTY – Share space in small city. Cheap rent to start out, some overflow work. Mark Hendershott, (541) 459-9501; crimlaw@jeffnet.org.

DOWNTOWN PORTLAND – 1 furnished or non-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 – Morgan Building, 7th floor, six attorneys, reception, conference room, fax, kitchen. Two offices available: 12X12 partially furnished & 10X16 unfurnished - support staff space available. $1150/mo. Call Brian at (503) 224-1588.

DOWNTOWN PORTLAND, office available in centrally located Jackson Tower by Pioneer Courthouse Square.  Suite is updated and bright with windows that open.  Suite also has receptionist, phones with voicemail, fax, (color) copier/scanner, internet, postage machine, kitchen, in-house bathrooms, and conference room. Office available immediately for $1,200 a month.  Secretarial space and attached garage parking are also available at additional charges.  Call Dana at (503) 224-8422.

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

DOWNTOWN PORTLAND LAW FIRM with offices available for sublease (newly remodeled Class A space in the Bank of America Financial Center).  10th floor south/east views.  Reception area, phone, internet (tenant provides DSL line), kitchen, law library, conference rooms, copiers and fax.  Contact Carla Roberts (503) 553-3136.

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, PIONEER TOWER, Class A space, new offices available, near courthouses, receptionist, voice mail, conference rooms, copiers, e-copy, phone, $680 to $930, (503) 274-1680.

EUGENE LAW OFFICE AVAILABLE – 259 E 5th. Current tenants practice primarily plaintiff civil litigation and criminal defense as sole practitioners. Rent very reasonable. Shared amenities: conference room, ORS, jury instructions, furnished waiting area, DSL, fax, high-speed digital BW/color copier/printer/scanner, office paper, kitchenette, janitorial (541) 338-7072 or mdugan@mdugan.com.

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.

EXECUTIVE OFFICE(S) FOR LEASE – Executive Office Suites - "The Liberty Building" 880 Liberty Street NE Salem, OR 97301. $700/month including parking, janitorial, utilities, conference facility, reception and large breakroom. Please contact Julie at Julie@kenammann.com or call at (503) 364-6734.

EXECUTIVE SUITE - TWO OFFICES AVAILABLE in restored historic building. Choose either one or both. Possible secretarial station. Shared common areas: kitchen, conference room, showers, deck. Reception provided. Fax and copier available on pay per use basis. 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.

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.

FULL SERVICE OFFICE IN DOWNTOWN PORTLAND available – Work alongside ten other attorneys in the historic Pennoyer Building. Amenities include reception service, shared conference and break room facilities, internet and fax. Convenient to courthouses and Max. $600/month in rent with no long-term commitment required. Call Drew Chilton at (503) 320-8507.

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

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, jaymweil@aol.com.

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. 

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 SUITES with 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. Call Kruse Professional Building (503) 601-5050.

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.

PREMIUM HILLSBORO OFFICE SPACE – Half block from Courthouse. Ample off-street parking. Facilities shared/secretarial space available. Call Dan Cross or Oscar Garcia at (503) 640-4660.

PROFESSIONAL OREGON CITY OFFICE SPACE available. River views, walk to Courthouse and Downtown.  Free parking, flexible terms. Call Jeff (503) 273-0346.

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.


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.

ASHLAND LAW FIRM Davis, Hearn, Saladoff & Bridges, P.C., is seeking a commercial and real estate litigation attorney with at least 2 years of first-chair trial experience.  An Oregon State Bar license is required.  Please submit cover letter and resume to Jennifer A. Bridges at jbridges@davishearn.com.

ASSOCIATE attorney for Gordon & Polscer 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 submit your resume and a written sample, if available, to jobs@gordon-polscer.com.

ASSOCIATE ATTORNEY – Fitzwater Meyer,  LLP, an estate planning and elder law firm, is looking for an associate attorney with 2 to 5 years of experience in at least three of the following areas of practice: estate planning, tax, probate, guardianships/conservatorship, special needs planning, Medicaid, and related litigation. Collegial atmosphere, great legal assistants, up-to-date technology. Competitive salary and good benefits, including health insurance, 401k, 125 cafeteria plan, disability & life insurance. Send applications to the office administrator, Audrey, at alowen@fitzwatermeyer.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 resumes confidential. Salary negotiable. Send resumes to the Law Office of Robert E. Franz, Jr., P.O. Box 62, Springfield, OR 97477.

ATTORNEY 3, PORTLAND, OREGON – Posting #50018618; If you’re interested in becoming a part of the NW Natural team please visit our website, www.nwnatural.com to view and apply for open positions. NW Natural is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer and maintains a Drug-Free workplace.

CRIMINAL/JUVENILE/DOM REL ASSOCIATE – Five lawyer Roseburg firm with court appointment contract seeks committed advocate to do court appointed criminal, delinquency and dependency as well as retained criminal and domestic relations work. Some experience preferred, but not required. Computer skills preferred. Benefits include health insurance, retirement, vacation, friendly and supportive work environment, experienced attorney mentors, very experienced staff support and the opportunity to develop a substantial private practice. Salary range $36,000 to $42,000 plus percentage bonus for retained work. Hope to fill position by August 1st but will consider applicants for July 2010 bar exam. Send resume to Jim Arneson, PO Box 2190, Roseburg, OR 97470.

COUNTY COUNSEL, Yamhill County, McMinnville, Oregon, $86,640 - $105,360 annually; salary determined by experience and qualifications. Great benefit package, including medical and dental plans, PERS, paid holidays and generous leave plan. Official job description and application available at below website. The application period has been extended to June 30, 2010. County Counsel advises and counsels County officials, administrators and management on legal rights and obligations. Defends and prosecutes County civil litigation. Advises and makes recommendations to the Board of Commissioners on proposed major policy or procedural changes; researches and drafts County ordinances, orders, legal opinions, and other formal documents; approves formal ordinances, orders, contracts and actions of the Board of Commissioners as to legal sufficiency; other duties as required. Knowledge of tort, employment, labor, land use, contract, and general municipal law necessary. Juris Doctorate is required, plus seven years experience as attorney, at least three of which were in a full time government law position. Must be an Oregon State Bar and USDC District of Oregon member in good standing at time of appointment. Serves as department head and supervises assistant county counsel and paralegal. Yamhill was established in 1843 as one of the four original districts of the Oregon Territory and is now the tenth most populated Oregon county with just under 100,000 residents. Yamhill County is widely acknowledged as the premier wine producing region in the Pacific Northwest. Portland and Salem are a short drive away, as are the Oregon Coast and Mt. Hood. George Fox University and Linfield College are both located in Yamhill County. The average temperature is 39 degrees in January and 65 in July. The County’s economy is primarily based on agriculture, wine production, steel manufacturing, forest products, dental instruments and aircraft servicing. There are many available recreational opportunities, ample and affordable housing, and educational opportunities for all ages. Obtain the required job application at www.or.us (or call job line at (503) 434-7404) and return to the address indicated not later than 5 pm on June 30, 2010. EOE

DEPUTY PROSECUTING ATTORNEY II – The Clark County Prosecuting Attorney has an opening for a Deputy Prosecutor II in the Civil Division, starting salary range is $80,316. Duties of this position include providing legal advice to county departments and elected officials on a wide variety of issues, representing the county in negotiations and litigation, and other duties as assigned. Experience in managing public records requests is an important consideration. The primary clients represented by this position include the Department of Health, Board of County Commissioners, and County Administrator. Prior civil litigation experience is preferred as well as knowledge of physical and mental health related confidentiality regulations. Applicants must be a member of the Washington State Bar Association with a minimum of five years related experience. The top candidate for this position will be subject to fingerprinting and a criminal history record check prior to being offered employment with the Clark County Prosecutor’s Office. Please send resume and cover letter to Shari Jensen, Clark County Prosecuting Attorney’s Office, P.O. Box 5000, Vancouver, WA 98666. Position will be open until filled. Clark County is an equal opportunity employer. 

EMPLOYMENT PRACTICE GROUP of Ball Janik LLP seeks 2nd to 4th year associate with significant experience in both employment litigation (primarily defense) and employment advice work. Excellent client service ethic, writing skills, and academic credentials are required, as well as experience in employment law. Experience in a big firm or other sophisticated law practice environment preferred. Ball Janik LLP's employment law group represents major private companies in the Northwest, public entities, and executives and professionals in all areas of employment law. Applicants should submit a cover letter (referencing Job #1269), resume, and writing sample to Mindy Becker, Human Resources Manager, Ball Janik LLP, 101 SW Main Street, Suite 1100, Portland, Oregon 97204. Applications also accepted electronically at mbecker@balljanik.com. Visit our website for information on Ball Janik LLP and a list of associate benefits (www.balljanik.com). EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER

ESTABLISHED MID-SIZED NEWBERG LAW FIRM is seeking an experienced associate attorney. The ideal candidate will hit the ground running and be comfortable both in court and handling his or her own case load. Successful candidate will need to relocate to live within Newberg school district. Please email a cover letter, resume and motion memorandum sample (no more than 5 pages) to john@newberglaw.com . All applicants held in strict confidence.

ESTATE PLANNING ATTORNEY – Downtown Portland estate planning firm looking for an attorney with at least 5 years of estate planning and administration, preferably with a tax background, who is self-motivated, intellectually curious, able to work with clients and keep their best interests at heart, and needs minimal supervision. We would like to find someone to do the following:  draft estate planning documents, handle probates and trust administration, prepare estate and gift tax returns, do tax research, and work with LLCs. We are open to an associate, partner or of counsel relationship, depending on the circumstances. We offer all of the usual benefits and competitive compensation, a growing and challenging practice, a casual atmosphere, and the chance to learn from two experienced av-rated estate planning attorneys. Please send a resume and writing sample to Jonathan Levy by email only at jlevy@clblaw.net.

HODGKINSON STREET LLC is seeking an outstanding, seasoned attorney with one to three years of civil litigation experience. Oregon bar required, Washington bar a plus. Experience in medical malpractice and/or construction defect practice a definite plus. Interested applicants please send resume and writing sample to rhb@hs-legal.com or Hunter Bitner, Hodgkinson Street LLC, 1620 SW Taylor St., Ste 350, Portland OR 97205. EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER

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.

LABOR AND EMPLOYMENT ASSOCIATE – The Portland, Oregon office of Perkins Coie LLP seeks a 2-5 year associate to join its premier labor and employment practice group. Successful candidates must have excellent academic credentials, and experience in employment litigation is preferred. Please email a resume and cover letter to lawyerhiringPOR@perkinscoie.com or mail to: Becky Schermerhorn, Lawyer Hiring and Personnel Coordinator, Perkins Coie LLP, 1120 N.W. Couch St., 10th Floor, Portland, Oregon 97209. All inquiries will be kept in strict confidence.

LAWYER OR LAWYERS WANTED: Share space in my Gladstone offices now, take over my Civil Practice later. Contact Larry: P.O. Box 22575, Portland OR 97269; (503) 722-3850.

MULTNOMAH COUNTY, in Portland Oregon, is seeking an executive level County Attorney. The County Attorney is the County’s chief legal officer and serves as legal counsel for the Chair of the Board of County Commissioners, the Commissioners and other elected and appointed officials. The County Attorney is responsible for the overall management and direction of the Office of the County Attorney; advises County officials, administrators and management on legal rights and obligations; monitors changes in local, State, and Federal regulations that impact the operations and management of Multnomah County and the citizens it serves; advises and makes recommendations to the Chair on proposed major policy or procedural changes; researches and drafts County ordinances, orders, legal opinions, and other formal documents, approves ordinances orders, contracts and actions of the Board of Commissioners as to legal sufficiency; defends and prosecutes County civil litigation and advises on risk management. A law degree from an accredited college or university is required plus eight years of increasingly responsible legal experience, including two years of administrative and supervisory experience. Municipal law knowledge and experience is highly desirable. Must be a member of the Oregon State Bar, be admitted to practice law in Oregon State Courts, be certified to practice before the U.S. District Court for the District of Oregon, and the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals. Salary range (under review) $107,931 - $166,593 Annually. Salary determined by experience and qualifications. For more information on this position, including application materials, or to apply to visit our website www.multcojobs.org; reference job#9510-01. Multnomah County is actively recruiting persons from diverse backgrounds to enhance service delivery to our diverse community. Our commitment to exceptional customer service relies upon a team-oriented workplace and a continuous quality improvement environment.

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.

PONDERING YOUR FUTURE?Lindsay, Hart, Neil & Weigler, LLP is looking for talented, experienced litigation lawyers with some portable business, especially in construction, employment and product liability law.  LHN+W prefers that its lawyers maintain a balanced life of work and play, with family time and opportunities to pursue outside interests.  We are AV-rated, one of Portland’s oldest and best known law firms, looking for people who want to do quality legal work in a collegial atmosphere.  Please send cover letter, resume and writing sample to:  Nikola Lyn Jones, 1300 SW 5th Ave., Suite 3400, Portland, OR  97201-5640.  All applications will be confidential.

RATES/REGULATORY MANAGER, Portland, Oregon – Posting #50018037; If you’re interested in becoming a part of the NW Natural team please visit our website, www.nwnatural.com to view and apply for open positions. NW Natural is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer and maintains a Drug-Free workplace.

REAL ESTATE LITIGATION – Barg Tom PC is seeking a litigation attorney with 8+ years of experience in real estate and construction litigation for an of counsel or shareholder position. We have an established practice representing real estate developers and investors and we serve as real estate counsel to retailers and other businesses. Our extensive client base will provide a growth opportunity. Partial or full client base and excellent academic record are required. We offer production-based compensation and excellent benefits in a collegial, team-oriented environment. Send resume to Jonathan Barg, Barg Tom PC, jvb@bargtom.com.

RFP FOR GENERAL COUNSEL for real estate forms company.  This requires experience in the following areas:  LLC governance, Copyright, Intellectual Property, Licensing. Oregon Real Estate Forms, LLC (“OREF”) provides real estate sales transaction forms in both electronic and printed formats to Realtors® throughout the state.  OREF is owned by Portland Metropolitan Association of Realtors®, Eugene Association of Realtors®, and Oregon Association of Realtors®. OREF is run by a Board of Managers (BOM) under the governance of the OREF Operating Agreement.  The Board is made up of ten managers from the three owner boards in proportional representation. OREF has an executive officer who reports to the BOM chairperson. Please provide your proposal to the Executive Officer via mail:  825 NE Multnomah Suite 1145, Portland, OR  97232 or by email (eo@orefonline.com) by August 15, 2010 for consideration by the Board of Managers.  Please be sure to include any representative published works, rates and references. Exclusion:  any attorneys who are currently working for any of the owner boards will not be considered.

SMALL DOWNTOWN PORTLAND BUSINESS AND COMMERCIAL LITIGATION FIRM seeks real estate associate with 3+ years experience in commercial real estate sales and lending to assist with commercial workouts and foreclosures, real estate sales and leases, forming entities, and drafting and reviewing business contracts.  WSBA membership and experience in a national or regional law firm a plus. Apply by mail: Folawn Alterman & Richardson LLP, Suite 2750, 805 SW Broadway, Portland, OR 97205.

SMITH FREED & EBERHARD is currently recruiting for lateral attorneys. Requirements include at least 3 years experience in one of the following areas, Employment Law, SIU/First Party Property, Personal Injury, Construction Defect or Business Litigation. Must have excellent client service, research and writing skills. Oregon Bar is required for all positions and Washington Bar is a plus. We pay a competitive salary and benefits. For consideration please send a cover letter, resume, three professional references and a writing sample to hr@smithfreed.com. Please indicated position of interest in subject line.

STEBBINS & COFFEY, a well established general practice firm in North Bend seeks an attorney with two to five years experience, with a focus on trial practice preferred. Candidates must be interested in assisting with an active trial practice and be willing to handle cases independently. Salary and benefits offered commensurate with experience. Interested candidates should send cover letter, resume, and writing sample to: hr@stebbinsandcoffey.com.

TEKTRONIX- TRADE REGULATION COUNSEL – This is an opportunity to join an established group of in-house trade regulation professionals that will be key to building future business with responsibility over complex and interesting legal issues. The Primary responsibility will be the development of ITAR program and compliance. For a complete job description, go to www.tektronix.com/careers .

THE FEDERAL PUBLIC DEFENDER for the District of Oregon is accepting applications for an Assistant Federal Defender and a Research and Writing Attorney for our Portland office. The Federal Public Defender Office provides quality representation to persons accused of a federal crime or seeking post-conviction relief in the federal courts. Hiring is anticipated in the fall of 2010. These positions are subject to mandatory Electronic Funds Transfer (direct deposit). Successful candidate will be subject to a background check as a condition of employment. Assistant Defender: Duties include trial-level, appellate and habeas corpus cases. Minimum five years Criminal Trial experience required (Federal Criminal Appeal or Habeas Corpus work may substitute for some trial experience). Excellent research and writing skills needed. Spanish language skills a plus. Research and Writing Attorney: Assists attorneys with briefs, motions, trials, petitions for certiorari, and legal memoranda on indictment, appeal, and habeas corpus cases. Excellent research and writing skills, commitment to criminal defense, and topacademic credentials or clerkship required. Send resume, writing sample and cover letter by July 9, 2010 to:(please specify for Attorney position, Research and Writing position, or both). Steven T. Wax, Federal Public Defender; 101 S.W. Main Street, Suite 1700, Portland, Oregon 97204 or via email to: shelly_chetwood@fd.org . THE FEDERAL PUBLIC DEFENDER IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER. WOMEN AND MINORITIES ARE ENCOURAGED TO APPLY.

THE PORTLAND OFFICE OF BULLIVANT HOUSER BAILEY is seeking a highly motivated 3-4 year associate with exceptional legal research, writing and litigation skills for our Insurance Industry Services Group. This position offers immediate hands-on responsibility to develop the skills necessary to provide clients both in-depth coverage analysis on complex cases and representation through trial. Our ideal candidate has an excellent academic record, two or more years of insurance coverage experience, and a desire to practice in an interesting, challenging area of the law.  For this position, law and motion and discovery experience in both state and federal courts, are essential. Qualified applicants should send cover letter, resume, transcript and writing sample to Jill Valentine, Attorney Recruitment & Diversity Manager, Bullivant Houser Bailey, PC, 300 Pioneer Tower 888 SW Fifth Avenue, Portland, OR 97204 or e-mail to jill.valentine@bullivant.com.

THE UNIVERSITY OF OREGON invites applications for the position of General Counsel.  The General Counsel is the chief legal officer for the University and is responsible for managing the University’s legal affairs and overseeing the office’s provision of legal services to the University. She or he is an Executive Officer of the University of Oregon, reports to the President, and is a member of the President’s Executive Leadership Team. The General Counsel also works closely with other Executive Officers, University units, and students on a diverse array of legal issues. The General Counsel supervises the Office’s budget and staff, including two other attorneys. The General Counsel's Office provides legal advice to the University pursuant to authorization from and subject to general supervision by the Oregon Attorney General. As a result, the Oregon Attorney General must approve the General Counsel to be appointed as a Special Assistant Attorney General. As a Special AAG, the General Counsel speaks on behalf of and exercises the authority of the Oregon Attorney General. In many instances, the General Counsel’s office reviews the University’s legal needs, coordinating the provision of legal services with the Department of Justice. Candidates must possess a law degree from an accredited law school, be a member of or qualified for admission to the Oregon Bar, and have at least fifteen years of law practice experience. For information on how to apply, please refer to Administrative Jobs posting #10162 at http://hr.uoregon.edu/jobs/  . UO is an AA/EO/ADA institution and is strongly committed to cultural diversity and compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act.

TRIBAL ATTORNEY POSITION AVAILABLE – Lower Elwha Klallam Tribe seeks Associate General Counsel for on-reservation Office of General Counsel on beautiful Olympic Peninsula. Many fascinating and challenging issues. Great opportunity to help shape the development of the office and the Tribe’s strategic legal planning. At least 5 years as practicing attorney, WSBA membership preferred, experience in civil litigation, Indian law and tribal government. Competitive salary structure and benefits. Open March 22, 2010, until filled. Indian preference employer. Submit cover letter, resume with at least 3 references, and writing sample to Stephen Suagee, General Counsel, Lower Elwha Klallam Tribe, 2851 Lower Elwha Rd., Port Angeles, WA, 98363, steve.suagee@elwha.nsn.us. More detailed position description available. 

WILLIAMS KASTNER'S PORTLAND OFFICE is seeking a litigation associate with a minimum of three years of civil litigation experience post-law school. Applicants should be motivated, hard-working individuals with a strong academic background and excellent writing skills. Applicants need to be very familiar with discovery and other aspects of the civil litigation process. Familiarity with federal courts is a plus, as is deposition experience. Send a short cover letter, resume, copy of law school transcripts and 3-5 page writing sample to Kathee Nelson, Office Administrator, Williams Kastner, 888 SW 5th Ave. #600, Portland, OR 97204, knelson@williamskastner.com. Deadline: 6/23/10. PLEASE DO NOT APPLY IN PERSON; NO PHONE CALLS.

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.


 I AM A CERTIFIED PARALEGAL, Certified Court Reporter and Certified Legal Instructor with over 30 years of complex litigation experience.  I am looking for a position where I can work from home.  I have a computer and printer.  I was a Certified Court Reporter in Multnomah County Circuit Court for 2 years and Federal Court for 2 years.  I also was an Administrative Assistant to Governor Robert Straub in the Governor's Office for 4 years making the trip to Salem every day.  Reasonable Rates.  Contact Mary at (503) 246-6214.

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LAWYER OR LAWYERS WANTED: Share space in my Gladstone offices now, take over my Civil Practice later. Contact Larry: P.O. Box 22575, Portland OR 97269; (503) 722-3850.


ASTORIA – Unique view property includes two living quarters for share  or income (see www.TheChartHouseAstoria.com - turnkey negot). All new 2005, first class finishes throughout.  100% smoke/pet free. Best location, breathtaking views. $450k. (503) 325-3221.

BRIGHTWOOD/WELCHES MT. HOOD CABIN – 1/4 interest in 1719 sq. ft. 2 bd/bth retreat house. Quiet woods setting. Fully furnished. Sleeps up to 10. Large deck, backs to BLM land. Golfing, skiing, hiking close by. $63,000. Tax assessed total value $277,027. Call (503) 703-7331 or email torreeo@aol.com for information.

GRANITE, OR, CUTE COZY CABIN/HOME on oversized lot. Very appealing for recreational living. Also Granite income property, fully rented mini-storage. Mary Jo Grove 1-800-898-6485.

IN THE GORGE – Grand 1913 Craftsman Home, 700 3rd Avenue, Mosier, OR. 2250 sf plus full basement, RV parking, large lot with great river view, walk to windsurfing and kiting launch site, $375,000. 2% Broker fee available. More pictures available at http://gorgewalks.com/">http://gorgewalks.com/ . John (541) 300-0673.

NORTH OREGON COAST LODGING – Excellent  location, 1 block from the ocean. Strong income producing investment property, 3 year consistent 12% cap rate. Unlimited potential. $650,000 (425) 823-6702.


BLACK BUTTE RANCH – 5BR, 3 BA (2king, 2queen,2 twin beds) walk to Glaze Meadow rec center, summer weeks available, $325/ night, no smoking/ pets, (503) 246-0489.

CANNON BEACH HOUSE, 3 bdrms (queens), + 1 bdrm--4 bunkbeds . Sleeps 10. Sunny, spacious, views, quiet, avail. 6/30-7/ 22,  547 Elm nr Ecola Rd. $2150/wk. Deposits. Pictures avail. at: Ncogan@comcast.net; (503) 222-3763.

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.

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.

LONDON – 3 bedroom/2 bath apt. in heart of city.  Completely furnished in secured building.  Daily, weekly and monthly rates.  (503) 222-2331.

MANZANITA BEACH HOUSE for Rent!  3 bedroom, 2 1/2 bath, 1 1/2 blocks from beach and city park, 3 blocks from town.  Home theatre TV, jacuzzi tub, BBQ.  Great house.  Call (503) 329-2420.

MARINA DEL REY: Steps to Beach! 3 bd/3 ba + loft + rooftop deck, completely furnished.  Daily, weekly, monthly. (503) 222-2331.

MCKENZIE BRIDGE – Historic, beautiful summer cabin on the McKenzie River near McKenzie Bridge. Fish on the river in front of the cabin, walk, raft, bike, hike, golf. Cabin sleeps 4-6. Weekly/$800. (503) 222-3529 w /(503) 244-3845 h. charlesreynolds@tr-law.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 (Fri, Sat nts); $75/night Sun-Thurs; $600 entire week (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—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. (541) 683-0808 or halekai117@aol.com. See at : http://www.halekai.com/condos/117/index.html. Dates and discounts 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, www.mauihololani.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.

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

CONTRACT ATTORNEY – Over 20 years civil litigation experience. Research, pleadings, motions and trial prep. Portland area office. PLF insured. Lisa Day (503) 669-3406. 

CONTRACT PARALEGAL SERVICE– Need paralegal support but don’t have the budget or office space for a full-time paralegal? The Paralegal Project, LLC can provide as-needed paralegal help with business and real estate matters. Services performed at your offices or remotely depending on your needs. For experienced, cost-effective, professional paralegal assistance, please contact Laura Holgate at (503) 453-4172 or laura@paralegalproject.com. Learn more at www.paralegalproject.com.

EDITING AND RESEARCH – Proofread or rewrite for consistency, accuracy, and readability. Research, legal history, any subject, any state. PFL insured. Dianne Wood (503) 363-1078, or belzwood@ymail.com.

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.

EXAMINATION OF QUESTIONED DOCUMENTS – Handwriting Identification, Forgery Detection, Consultations, Letters of Opinion, Expert Witness. Over 25 years experience. Dorothy Lehman (503) 654-7156.

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.

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

GOVERNMENTAL FORENSIC ACCOUNTANT, Susan Busbice, CPA – 18 yrs Gov Financial Reporting, Trial Prep Experience, References Available: sb1911@comcast.net; (541) 791-2194 office, (541) 981-0288 cell.

 I AM A CERTIFIED PARALEGAL, Certified Court Reporter and Certified Legal Instructor with over 30 years of complex litigation experience.  I am looking for a position where I can work from home.  I have a computer and printer.  I was a Certified Court Reporter in Multnomah County Circuit Court for 2 years and Federal Court for 2 years.  I also was an Administrative Assistant to Governor Robert Straub in the Governor's Office for 4 years making the trip to Salem every day.  Reasonable Rates.  Contact Mary at (503) 246-6214.

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 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.

MEDIATION SERVICES by David Marcus (AAA, CDRS, OMA). Emphasis on construction, real estate & other commercial disputes; over 600 cases resolved; reas fees; avail statewide. (503) 363-9341, marcusmediation@gmail.com.

NEED HELP WITH A BIG CASE? Want to expand your practice? Want to take a vacation? Contact the OWLS Contract Lawyer Service. We can help. Fast! You contact us with project/job information. We immediately post the announcement to our contract lawyer 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.

ON TRACK BILLING SERVICE, LLC. Specializes in accounts receivable management. Please see ontrackbilling.com on the web for more information - or call Holly at (503) 508-5643.

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.

REAL ESTATE APPRAISALS – Providing service in Portland Metro and Clark County please refer to our website www.nwgoldappraisals.com or call (503) 515-5609.

RESEARCH AND WRITING – 45 years experience – Civil & Criminal – Oregon and Calif. (also 5 years Circuit Court Judge). Appellate briefs & trial court memos, etc. Can provide resume and copies of work (541) 886-8002, schenck@eoni.com.

RGL FORENSICS provides support to lawyers with the financial aspects of cases. We discover and define financial value in transactions and civil and criminal disputes, and provide expert witness testimony in court and arbitration proceedings. 23 offices worldwide. In Portland, call (503) 224-6600 or visit www.rgl.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.

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; http://www.scribescorner.org.


LICENSED ATTORNEYS NEEDED FOR YOUTH PEER COURT IN GRESHAM/ FAIRVIEW 2-4 hours per month to serve as volunteer judges.  Bilingual (English/Spanish) attorneys a plus!  Youth Peer Courts are diversion programs designed to give low-level offenders a chance to show accountability without involvement in Juvenile Justice. Contact Kim Harvey-Trigoso at (503) 702-1941 or kharvey-trigoso@portlandpolice.org; website: http://ggapp.org/peercourt.html.

OREGON CHILD DEVELOPMENT COALITION (OCDC) BOARD MEMBER PROFILE – The Organization: Founded in 1971, OCDC provides family-focused, comprehensive early childhood development services to children 0 to six years old. OCDC is a private non-profit governed by a volunteer Board of Directors and funded by the U.S Department of Health and Human Services, Oregon Department of Education, Oregon Child Care Division, USDA, and miscellaneous grants. OCDC’s annual budget is approximately $40 plus million. OCDC provides services to over 4000 children in the State of Oregon. Nearly 2800 of those children are involved in the Migrant and Seasonal Heat Start programs offered in eleven counties in twenty seven sites throughout Oregon. OCDC employs approximately 650 employees with seasonal peaks as high as 1200. The Position: Serves as governing body member for the Oregon Child Development Coalition, a non profit corporation established to assist low-income families, especially migrant and seasonal families. The Board will act in accordance with Head Start, Health Services laws and guidelines. The Board is responsible for fiduciary and policy aspects of OCDC and conducts its governance in conjunction with the Policy Councils in accordance with the articles of Corporation and Head Start guidelines.  The Board of Directors will demonstrate a commitment to the goals and objectives of OCDC. Candidate: OCDC is seeking an individual who meets these qualifications: Head Start Act Requirements: Not less than 1 member shall be a licensed attorney familiar with the issues that come before the governing body. If a person described is not available to serve as a member of the governing body, the governing body shall use a consultant, or an individual with relevant expertise, with the qualifications described in that clause, who shall work directly with the governing body. For a complete information packet, please contact Donalda Dodson, Executive Director at (971) 224-1994,  donalda.dodson@ ocdc.net or Linda Torres, Executive Assistant at (971) 224-1006 , linda.torres@ocdc.net.


JEAN PEARIE LOWMAN – Sumner College is in possession of the Oregon Supreme Court certificate of Jean Pearie Lowman, now deceased. The certificate is accompanied by a personally autographed picture of the Supreme Court as constituted at that time, September 24, 1956.  It appears she was affiliated with this college in the past.  Sumner was formerly known as the College of Legal Arts.  We would very much like to contact her surviving family members in order to return these documents to them. Anyone with any information my contact me directly at Sumner College. Larry A. Long, Director of Education; 8909 SW Barbur Boulevard, Suite 100; Portland, OR  97219; (503) 223-5100 email: llong@sumnercollege.edu.

WILL SEARCH FOR VAL ROGER GRAVNING – Please contact attorney James D. Berrien at (503) 648-0766, 330 NE Lincoln, Suite 200, Hillsboro, Oregon 97124, if you prepared any estate planning documents for Val Roger Gravning, of Damascus, Oregon.



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