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Deborah L. Le Meitour

Practice areas:

Family, Juvenile, Personal Injury

About Me

Deborah Le Meitour has been an attorney since 1977.  She received her law degree from the nationally acclaimed Northwestern School of Law.   Her education also includes a BA in Psychology and a Master's Degree in Education, emphasizing emotionally disturbance in children.


 


She is a member of the Oregon State Bar and the Oregon State Bar Family Law section. 


 


Ms. Le Meitour's practice focuses on family law, juvenile law,  the representation of children and personal injury.   In addition to her work in private practice, Ms. Le Meitour has served as a Special Prosecutor for Multnomah County , child support enforcement, an Arbitrator in Multnomah County for civil lawsuits and family law matters and an Arbitrator for the Oregon State Bar in matters involving fee disputes.   She is trained in Collaborative Divorce.


 


Ms. Le Meitour has been a contributor to the Federal Law CLE manual on jury instructions as well as the Oregon State Bar CLE on the Fundamentals of Dissolution of Marriage.  Shas has served as Secretary to the Family Law Section of the Oregon State Bar, been a speaker for the Oregon State Bar on practical skills in civial litigation and for the Oregon Law Institute in seminars involving Juvenile Law and the representation of children.

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Languages Spoken: French

Practice Areas

Licensed since 1977

  1. Family: 80%
    38 years
  2. Personal Injury: 10%
    38 years
  3. Juvenile: 10%
    38 years

Payment

Fees:

Hourly ($200-225/hour)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

5 total 

  • Jonathan M Berman

    Deborah is a wonderful attorney who is not only well respected by her peers for her professionalism and knowlege of the law, but also is a favorite of so many of her clients for her compassion and results oriented approach that guides her practice. I endorse this lawyer highly.

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  • Michael S. Waddington

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Contact Info

1001 SW Fifth Avenue
Suite 1300
Portland, OR, 97204

1001 SW 5th Ave Ste 1300
Portland, OR, 97204

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Resume

License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
ORActive197706/28/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Awards
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Probate LawNorthwestern School of Law1977
NY State Regents ScholarshipBoard of Regents1965

Associations
Association NamePosition NameDuration
Oregon State Bar, Family Law SectionSecretary1984 - 1984

Publications
Publication NameTitleDate
Practicing Family LawSpousal Support1992
Fundamentals of Dissolution of marriageProperty and Pension Division1992

Education
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Northwestern School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1977
University of OregonEducationMA - Masters1971
SUNY at BuffaloPsychologyBA - Bachelor of Arts1969

Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
Juvenile LawRepresenting children2002
Trying Medical Negligence CaseCase Screening and Development1992
Practicing Family LawSpousal Support1992