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Eric K Helmy

Practice areas:

Lawsuits & Disputes, Business, Intellectual Property, Contracts & Agreements, Employment & Labor

About Me

 


 


Eric is a devoted family man, recreational athlete, and conservation advocate.


 


He enjoys spending quality time with his family and friends, competing in triathlons, cycling, backpacking in the wilderness, windsurfing, and playing guitar.

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Languages Spoken: French, German, Spanish

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 2001

  1. Lawsuits & Disputes: 50%
    13 years
  2. Business: 20%
    5 years
  3. Intellectual Property: 15%
  4. Contracts & Agreements: 10%
  5. Employment & Labor: 5%
    5 years

Payment

Fees:

Hourly ($250-350/hour), Contingent (35-40%), Fixed (Sometimes), Retainer (Always)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

2 total 

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    I worked with Eric for three years and learned a great deal from him. Eric is a dedicated, intelligent, and passionate attorney who truly cares about his clients and getting them the best possible outcome.

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    Ann McQuesten Corporate & Incorporation Attorney
    Relationship: Worked for lawyer

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    I have worked with Eric for many years. He is a very competent attorney and an asset to the legal community.

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    Martin Gomez
    Relationship: Worked together on matter

Contact Info

Northwest Business Law Group

1300 SW Park Ave #1009
Portland, OR, 97201

Resume

License

StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
HILimited license to appear with local counsel201201/06/2014
WAActive201107/06/2015
ORActive200108/16/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

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Work Experience

TitleCompany NameDuration
Managing PartnerNorthwest Business Law Group LLC2009 - Present
AttorneyThe Helmy Law Firm, P.C.2004 - 2009
Associate AttorneyGriffin & McCandlish2002 - 2003
AssociateBlake & Duckler LLP2001 - 2002

Associations

Association NamePosition NameDuration
American Association for JusticeMember2005 - Present
Oregon Trial Lawyers' AssociationMemberN/A

Legal Cases

Case NameOutcome
Buttes Development Group v. Thornburgh et alSubstantial settlement recovered.
Crosswhite v. Burney, Rigoni et al.Final resolution pending.
Al-Ameer v. BuessaSettled before trial for $55,000

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Publications

Publication NameTitleDate
Environmental LawTeeth for a paper tiger: redressing the deficiencies of the recovery provisions of the Endangered Species Act.2000

Education

School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of Washington School of LawTaxationLL.M - Master of Laws2004
Lewis & Clark Northwestern Law SchoolEnvironmental & Natural Resources LawJD - Juris Doctor2001
Cornell UniversityEcology & Evolutionary BiologyBA - Bachelor of Arts1996

Speaking Engagements

Conference NameTitleDate
Legal Issues for Emerging BusinessesEmployment law, intellectual property, and business formation concerns for new and emerging businesses2009