Business and Commercial Law

  • Business planning and start-up advice
  • Starting and operating a partnership, corporation, LLC, or LLP.
  • Buying and selling business interests
  • Resolving business  disputes
  • Drafting business and sales contracts
  • Complex commercial litigation
  • Confidentiality, noncompetition, and nondisclosure agreements
  • Protecting technology and other intellectual property, including trademarks, trade secrets, and copyrights

Civil Litigation

  • Filing and defending lawsuits
  • Effective trial advocacy
  • Arbitration and mediation services
  • Collections and creditors’ rights
  • Promissory notes and liens

Elder Law and Estate Planning

  • Advice on how to plan an estate
  • Will and trust preparation
  • Estate and inheritance tax issues
  • Conservatorships and guardianships
  • Estate administration
  • Medicare planning

Family Law

  • Divorce and separation
  • Alimony and spousal support
  • Parenting rights and child custody
  • Child support
  • Visitation rights for parents and grandparents
  • Prenuptial agreements

Employment Law

  • Hiring and firing
  • Wrongful termination claims
  • Discrimination claims
  • Harassment claims
  • Overtime and minimum wage claims
  • Employee handbooks and manuals
  • Records retention
  • BOLI
  • Oregon and Federal Leave Laws
  • Garnishments

Real Estate and Construction Law

  • Buying and selling real estate
  • Commercial real estate
  • Leases
  • Construction defects
  • Contractors and builders
  • Eviction and tenant’s rights
  • Forcible Entry and Detainer (FED)