Multnomah Lawyer

The Multnomah Lawyer is the official publication and newsletter of the MBA and is a timely and well-read source of information for the entire Portland metropolitan region legal community. Published eleven times annually, the newsletter has a circulation of 3,700 lawyers, judges and other legal professionals in Multnomah, Clackamas, Washington and Clark counties. 

The publication also offers display and classified advertising (details below), and subscriptions are available for purchase for non-members.


The MBA is looking for writers and article ideas for the newsletter. If you are interested in submitting ideas or articles, please review the Multnomah Lawyer contribution guidelines and contact the MBA Executive Director at Our readers especially enjoy profiles of members, analyses of trends in law, tips on points of law and essays on issues in the profession.

Display Advertising

See the display advertising brochure for current rates and design specifications. Contact Ryan Mosier at with questions or to place an ad.

Classified Advertising

To place an online ad below and/or in the monthly Multnomah Lawyer print newsletter publication, please submit proposed text or our classified advertising form to Imani Smith at for a quote.

The MBA member cost for a classified ad is $40 for the first 25 (or fewer) words and $.50 per word thereafter; non-members pay $75 for the first 25 (or fewer) words and $.50 per word thereafter. The deadline for ad submission and payment for the printed version of the Multnomah Lawyer is the 10th of the month preceding publication (or the prior Friday if that date falls on a weekend). All paid-for ads are posted online after payment has been received.