Last Updated May 6, 2021

Legal Assistant
Small family law firm in downtown Portland seeks experienced legal assistant. Compensation DOE, competitive with similar firms. Ideal candidate will have: at least 3 years experience as a legal assistant; specific experience with filing pleadings with the court, managing calendars and deadlines, drafting correspondence, setting up legal templates and organizing client files; excellent customer service skills; ability to support multiple attorneys and prioritize workflow; a team oriented attitude; and comfort with technology.  Flexible hybrid work from home arrangement possible once established at the firm.  Contact salina@zimmer-law.com. (5/6/21)

Attorney
Farleigh Wada Witt, a mid-sized AV-rated firm located in downtown Portland, is seeking an attorney to support our financial institution practice with a specific focus on representation of lenders in commercial real estate and other secured financings.

We are looking for candidates with 4 to 10 years of relevant experience and a strong interest in commercial finance.  Additionally, we seek candidates who have the proficiency to offer practical solutions to clients, the ability to manage multiple projects efficiently, excellent writing and speaking skills, attention to detail, and an entrepreneurial mindset. 

We work hard on a variety of interesting projects, but we also have a culture that encourages outside interests and balance. 

Please submit a resume and cover letter to the Hiring Partner via email or regular mail at:
lwinkle@fwwlaw.com or Farleigh Wada Witt, 121 SW Morrison St., Suite 600, Portland, Oregon 97204.

We are an equal opportunity employer. (4/30/21)

Attorney
Slinde Nelson is seeking an attorney with at least three years’ experience in handling cases in the areas of complex litigation.  Experience preferred in construction and real estate law but not necessary. This position involves ownership of all phases of litigation, including drafting pleadings, discovery, managing files, and handling hearings, depositions, arbitrations and trials. Qualified candidates must be Oregon Bar members. Slinde Nelson’s creative and practical approach to high-quality litigation has earned them the title of Best Law Firm by DJC Oregon’s Reader Rankings. Slinde Nelson offers a competitive compensation and benefits package. All replies are kept confidential. If interested, please send a cover letter, resume, and writing sample to Hunter Bitner: hunter@slindenelson.com. (4/30/21)

Associate Attorney (Portland)
Reeves, Kahn, Hennessy & Elkins is a small SE Portland law firm that values hard work but understands the need for a work-life balance.  Ideally, we are looking for an Oregon attorney with 2-4 years litigation experience, but all applicants will be considered. We are a general practice law firm located in SE Portland. Applicants should be able to work cooperatively and independently on litigation cases. Trial experience is a plus.

Salary:  $53,000.00 - $60,000.00 per year, plus bonus based on fees billed and collected. Compensation and benefits based on experience. Please email a resume, brief writing sample, and list of references and include “Attorney Position” in the subject line to Tiffany Elkins at telkins@rke-law.com.

No telephone calls please, from applicants or recruiting companies. (4/23/21)

Bulletin Editor
The Oregon State Bar is looking for someone to assist with planning, developing, editing, and managing content of the OSB’s membership magazine, the Bulletin.

Visit http://www.osbar.org/osbcenter/openings.html for job details.

Equal Opportunity Employer  (4/23/21)

Business Attorney
Jordan Ramis PC is seeking a Business Attorney to join our growing team in Bend. This is a unique opportunity for an attorney to leverage the firm's offices on both sides of the Cascades to serve clients in western Oregon and Washington, while helping to expand the firm's Central Oregon thriving business practice in one of the fastest growing cities in the country. The successful candidate will have a portable book of business. Interested candidates should email a cover letter and resume to careers@jordanramis.com. (4/23/21)

Transactional Attorney – Eugene Law Firm
Hershner Hunter, LLP, the largest full-service business firm in Eugene, is seeking a business transactions attorney to fill an associate position. The associate position is partner-track, working within the business transactions group on a variety of matters, including business acquisitions and sales, real estate, entity formation and corporate governance, as well as intellectual property and data privacy related matters.  The ideal candidate will have two to five years of experience, with experience in health care transactions preferred.  Candidates should send materials to Nicholas Frost, at nfrost@hershnerhunter.com.  Hershner Hunter, LLP is an equal opportunity employer. (4/9/21)

Creditors’ Rights Attorney – Eugene Law Firm
Hershner Hunter, LLP is the largest full-service business firm in Eugene, and is seeking an associate attorney to work in its creditors’ rights practice group.  This is a partner-track position that will involve creditors’ rights work in Oregon, Washington, and Idaho.  We are looking for candidates with two or more years of experience in creditor’s rights and creditor bankruptcy fields.  Past experience representing financial institutions is preferred.  Candidates should send materials to Nicholas Frost, at nfrost@hershnerhunter.com.  Hershner Hunter, LLP is an equal opportunity employer. (4/9/21)

Trusts and Estates Attorney 
McEwen Gisvold LLP, a mid-size downtown Portland, Oregon law firm, seeks a lateral attorney with 2-5 years of trusts and estates experience. We are a highly regarded, long-existing firm serving clients in Oregon and Washington. We have a sophisticated trusts and estates practice led by some of the most experienced and influential attorneys in Oregon.  The successful candidate will be self-motivated, possess excellent communication, writing and research skills, have a strong employment history, and have the ability to exercise sound independent judgment.

Salary will be dependent upon experience and includes a bonus compensation arrangement.

All responses will be treated confidentially. No calls please.

Please email resume and cover letter to hr@mglawpdx.com with a subject of "TE Attorney".  Upon receipt of resumes, interviews will be scheduled.

Please note we are only accepting applications from candidates with relevant experience described above. (3/24/21)

Real Estate/Corporate Transactional Attorney 
McEwen Gisvold LLP, a mid-size downtown Portland, Oregon law firm, seeks a lateral attorney (2-5 years of transactional experience) to work in its dynamic and busy transactional business and real estate department.  We are a highly regarded, long-existing firm serving institutional clients in Washington, Oregon, Idaho, California, and Minnesota, and serving regional business clients.  We have a sophisticated real estate and business practice led by some of the most experienced and influential attorneys in Oregon. We are seeking an attorney to work in the areas of commercial real estate finance, sales, leasing and work-outs for our institutional lender clients, as well as business transactions and outside business counsel advice for our business clients.  The successful candidate will be self-motivated, possess excellent communication, writing and research skills, have a strong employment history, and have the ability to exercise sound independent judgment. Real estate industry experience is a plus.

Salary will be dependent upon experience and includes a bonus compensation arrangement.

All responses will be treated confidentially. No calls please.

Please email resume and cover letter to hr@mglawpdx.com with a subject of "RE Attorney".  Upon receipt of resumes, interviews will be scheduled.

Please note we are only accepting applications from candidates with relevant experience described above. (3/24/21)

Estate Planning/Probate Attorney
Jordan Ramis PC is seeking an Associate Attorney with two plus years of experience in Estate Planning, Probate and/or Trust Administration to join our team in our Lake Oswego, Oregon or Vancouver, Washington office. Must be admitted to practice in Oregon and/or Washington and in good standing. Additional experience in other areas of law is a plus.

Interested candidates should email a cover letter and resume to careers@jordanramis.com. (3/23/21)

OPDS Executive Director
The State of Oregon Office of Public Defense Services is recruiting its next Executive Director. To learn more or apply, please visit: https://oregon.wd5.myworkdayjobs.com/SOR_External_Career_Site/job/Salem--PDSC/Executive-Director_REQ-59897. (3/23/21)

Legal Assistant - Metro
Metro is seeking a Legal Assistant that is friendly and customer service oriented, great attention to detail, an ability to manage deadlines, and a significant use of independent judgment. For the full job announcement and link to our online hiring center, visit www.oregonmetro.gov/jobs. (3/23/21)

Insurance Recovery – Junior Associate
Parsons, Farnell & Grein, LLP has one of the most well-respected insurance recovery groups in the Pacific Northwest.  We secure coverage for businesses and individuals from their insurance companies.  Our practice is rooted in Oregon but extends across the country.  

We are searching for an associate with one to four years of experience to join our insurance recovery group.  The successful candidate will be able to analyze complex issues, develop creative solutions to the client's problems, effectively communicate their analysis and arguments both orally and in writing, and be a good team member.  Post-law school experience is required.  Insurance and litigation experience is a plus but not required if you have an aptitude for learning a complicated area of law.  For non-local candidates, the firm is open to a long-term, remote-work arrangement.  Eligibility for reciprocal admission or willingness to take the Oregon bar exam will be an important consideration for candidates outside of Oregon.  

Along with a competitive salary and benefits, our firm offers a collegial, comfortable environment.

If you are interested, please submit a resume and writing sample to jobs@pfglaw.com. No recruiters, please. (3/10/21)

Staff Attorney
Disability Rights Oregon is hiring a Staff Attorney for our Crime Survivor Program for survivors with disabilities. Visit https://www.droregon.org/staff-attorney-voca to apply. (3/10/21)

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