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Anne Michelle Milligan

Anne Michelle Milligan

Practice areas:

Employment & Labor, Construction & Development

About Me

Anne Milligan is a professional and passionate litigator who provides advice and counsel to employers in areas such as employment discrimination, discipline and discharge, and wage and hour litigation.  She has represented clients in eight federal districts, in private, federal, and Equal Employment Opportunity Commission mediations, and in state and municipal courts.


Prior to joining Gordon & Rees, Ms. Milligan was a minority shareholder at the Sanford Law Firm, where she focused on creating novel law in the Eighth Circuit in complex, collective class actions in wage and hour litigation.

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 2010

  1. Employment & Labor: 90%
  2. Construction & Development: 10%

Attorney Endorsements

2 total 

  • Jennifer Ann Wells

    I endorse this lawyer. Anne is one of the sharpest attorneys I know and she genuinely cares about her clients' needs. She has earned the respect of many federal and state judges, as well as her peers. I would trust her to represent me or any of my family members without hesitation.

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    Jennifer Wells Bankruptcy & Debt Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Zijian Guan

    I worked with Ann together on a wage and hour class action in Arkansas. Ann is a very professional and passionate litigator, also meticulous and on top of things. I endorse Ann and look forward to more opportunities to work with her.

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    Zijian Guan Class Action Attorney
    Relationship: Worked together on matter

Contact Info

Gordon & Rees

121 SW Morrison, Ste 1575
Portland, OR, 97204

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License

StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
ORActive201108/16/2015
ARAuthorized to practice201008/05/2015

Professional Misconduct

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

Avvo Contributions

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Awards

Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Jewel Minnis ScholarshipThe Minnis Trust2009
Judge J. Smith Henley ScholarshipArkansas Bar Foundation2008
UA Foundation Scholarship (Partial Law School Tuition)UA Foundation2007
Outstanding Senior Honors ThesisNorbert O. Schedler Honors College, University of Central Arkansas2006
Travel Abroad Grant (TAG)Norbert O. Schedler Honors College, University of Central Arkansas2006
Outstanding Transfer Student Scholarship (full tuition, fees)Norbert O. Schedler Honors College, University of Central Arkansas2004
HSU Presidential Scholarship (all expenses paid)Henderson State University2002

Work Experience

TitleCompany NameDuration
AssociateGordon & Rees2014 - Present
MemberSanford Law Firm, PLLC2011 - 2013
Law Clerk-- Misdemeanor Complaints DepartmentPulaski County Prosecuting Attorney's Office2010 - 2010
Public Service Clinical Program ExternU.S. District Court, E.D. Arkansas2009 - 2009
Law ClerkWilliams & Anderson PLC2009 - 2009
Law ClerkQuattlebaum, Grooms, Tull & Burrow2009 - 2009
Law ClerkOffice Of The Attorney General, State Of Arkansas2008 - 2008

Associations

Association NamePosition NameDuration
Oregon Women Lawyers, Judicial Work GroupN/A2013 - Present
Oregon Women Lawyers, Networking Event CommitteeN/A2013 - Present
Run OregonN/A2013 - Present
Oregon Trial Lawyers Association, Family Law SectionN/A2012 - Present
Oregon Trial Lawyers Association, Employee/Individual Rights SectionN/A2012 - Present

Publications

Publication NameTitleDate
A Young Lawyer’s Survival Guide, Arkansas Bar Association—Young Lawyers Section“Billing and Timekeeping,” “Managing Work Assignments,” and “Practice Areas,”2013

Education

School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of Arkansas at Little Rock, William H. Bowen School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor2010
University of Central ArkansasEnglishBA - Bachelor of Arts2006