Corporate Counsel (Portland) - We are conducting a search for a Corporate Counsel to be located in the Portland, OR headquarters of a rapidly growing manufacturing and distribution company with 500+ employees.  The Corporate Counsel will report to the CEO and will work closely with the Company's business units and other internal professionals to provide expert and strategic legal advice.  The position requires broad business/corporate experience including, but not limited to, corporate governance, real esate (including leases), contracts, supply and purchasing agreements, contractor liens, review of non-disclosure and  confidentiality agreements, and the ability to oversee outsourced work, including litigation, IP, employment matters, etc.  Some travel will be necessary.  Minimum 5 years of legal experience in a sophisticated law firm environment with well-hone drafting and negotiation skills and experience handling a variety of commercial and transactional matters.  We are seeking candidates who are self-motivated, flexible, efficient, and who think strategically.  Prior in-house legal experience with another company is preferred, and preference will be given to local candidates.  Must be licensed to practice law in at lease one U.S. jurisdiction, but admission to the Oregon State Bar is strongly preferred.  Please contact me for more information about this position.  

Litigation Associates (Portland) - Several searches for litigation associates with 2+ years of experience.  Strong academics and experience required.  

Partner Level Litigation Lawyer (Portland) - Seeking an experienced lawyer with a portable practice.  Ideal areas of litigation would business, banking, construction, insurance coverage, medical malpractice, employment, or professional liability.  Very progressive mid-level firm with a great reputation and a very enticing compensation structure.  

Transactional Attorney (Vancouver) – Transactional attorney with 4+ years of experience in business or real estate, with litigation experience a plus.  Some portables required.  Must be a member of the Washington State Bar. 

Family Law (Vancouver) – 4+ years of experience in family with some portable business to join a small and very collegial firm.  Must be a member of the Washington State Bar. 

Construction Attorney (Lake Oswego) – Construction attorney with litigation experience, 4+ years’ experience, including public and private construction.  Some portables required, and must be a member of the Oregon State Bar.  

+ many other searches too numerous to detail!  Please contact me in confidence to discuss


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