Our Experience

Columbia River Gorge
Rowena Crest Viewpoint

Practice Areas

We know experience counts. The firm’s attorneys have extensive experience – including pre-suit and post-commencement workups, evaluations, discovery, and motions practice, as well as trial and appeal, in the following practice areas.

Administrative Law

Representation in contested case hearings in administrative law forums and assistance in state agency investigations   Read More


Agricultural risks, including damage to livestock, crop damage, defective products, and environmental concerns   Read More


Appellate matters for appellants and respondents alike – in all areas of the law and in both state and federal appellate courts   Read More

Commercial Litigation

Contract and warranty breaches; unlawful trade practices; fraud; partnership disputes; interference with contractual relations; non-compete agreements; breach of fiduciary duties and other areas of commercial litigation   Read More

Construction Litigation

Defense of contractors, developers, property managers and product manufacturers against claims of defective residential and commercial construction   Read More

Cyber Law

Defense of individuals and business owners against claims that arise from electronic or physical data breach, and assistance with data breach response   Read More

Defense of Professionals

Representation of lawyers, directors and officers, real estate professionals, property managers, insurance agents, mortgage brokers, architects, engineers, accountants, financial planners, and software design architects and engineers   Read More


Employment discrimination defense counsel for Northwest employers   Read More


Addressing the effects of human activity on the natural environment   Read More

Healthcare/Medical Malpractice

Malpractice and license protection coverage for doctors, nurses, dentists, and various other treatment providers and facilities   Read More

Insurance Coverage

Insurance coverage counsel for insurers and litigation of insurance coverage issues   Read More


Defending property managers and owners against tenant claims   Read More

Liquor Liability

Liquor liability, or “Dram shop” coverage, for commercial alcohol providers and social hosts   Read More


Mediation of a wide range of disputes of others, whether pre-litigation or after suit is filed   Read More

Personal Injury/Wrongful Death

Cases in which a plaintiff is alleging physical or mental injuries or death allegedly as a result of a defendant’s work, conduct, property, or product   Read More

Premises Liability

Defense of property owners against claims that arise from activities on commercial or residential property   Read More

Products Liability

Representation of defendants in claims alleging personal injury, property damage, or lost profits   Read More

Securities Litigation

Representation of defendants who sell a security, aid in the sale, or are secondarily liable for untrue statements related to the sale of the security   Read More

Sex Abuse

Defense of schools, religious organizations, youth-serving organizations, professional groups, and other organizations in litigation arising out of claims of sexual abuse   Read More

Toxic Torts

Defense of toxic tort claims, including asbestos-related and Legionnaires Disease cases Read More


Defense of trademark infringement and dilution claims   Read More

Tribal Law

Tribal courts that allow for litigation involving Indian tribes, tribal members, and disputes arising on tribal lands   Read More


Defending individuals and companies in automobile and trucking accidents, and insurance companies in automobile insurance claims   Read More


Defending insurers in first-party uninsured, underinsured, and personal injury protection claims   Read More