Lisa Maxfield, a partner at Pacific Northwest Law LLP, represents individuals and businesses facing investigation or already charged with serious crimes. She has done so for nearly three decades. Ms. Maxfield practices in federal and state courts throughout Oregon, and appears regularly before professional licensing boards and regulatory agencies.
For nearly three decades, she has helped hundreds of clients facing criminal charges in Clackamas County, Deschutes County, Washington County, Multnomah County, Jackson County, Columbia County, Clatsop County, Hood River County, Wasco County, Umatilla County, Marion County, Lane County, Linn County, Benton County, Lincoln County, Coos County, Sherman County, Polk County and Yamhill County.
White collar criminal defense, federal crimes, sex crimes, computer crimes, drug crimes, healthcare fraud, wire fraud, mail fraud, bank/mortgage fraud, tax fraud, environmental investigations and prosecutions, professional licensing matters, criminal appeals.
Licensed since 1984
Cash, Check, Credit Card
Lisa is the consummate lawyer's lawyer, one of the brightest stars in the community. She is passionate, intelligent, and willing to push the envelope to change the law, influence the trier of fact, and teach us all how to be better at our craft.
Steven Sherlag Criminal Defense Attorney
Relationship: Worked together on matter
Lisa is spectacularly talented. She is dogged in the pursuit of justice for her clients. When she walks into a courtroom, there is no doubt that she has the greatest mastery of both the facts of the case and the law that applies of anyone in the courtroom.
Laurie Shertz Criminal Defense Attorney
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
|Award Name||Grantor||Date Granted|
|Top 100 Trial Lawyers||National Trial Lawyers||2013|
|Super Lawyer 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013||SuperLawyers||2010|
|Partner||Pacific Northwest Law LLP||2010 - Present|
|N/A||Law Office of Lisa A. Maxfield||1997 - 2010|
|Partner||Ransom Blackman & Maxfield||1986 - 1997|
|N/A||Metropolitan Public Defender||1985 - 1986|
|N/A||Salt Lake Legal Defender Association||1981 - 1985|
|Association Name||Position Name||Duration|
|National Association of Criminal Defense Attorneys||N/A||N/A|
|Oregon Criminal Defense Lawyers Association||N/A||N/A|
|Multnomah Bar Association||N/A||N/A|
|Major Crimes and Defenses (OCDLA)||Editor||2010|
|University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law||Law||JD - Juris Doctor||1981|
|2013 Juvenile Law Seminar Protecting Clients, Finding Justice, Preventing Atrocities in Juvenile Court||Oregon’s New 2012 Child Interviewing Guidelines||2013|
|Sexual Behavior in Children and Teens: Zealous Advocacy in Dependency and Delinquency Cases||Cross Examination of Child Sex Abuse Complainants||2011|
|Sex Cases: When A Child Is Involved||Kids Say the Darnedest Things: Crossing the Child||2011|
|Investigation & Trial Preparation: Staying Ahead of the Curve||Investigating Sex Crimes: Separating Fact from Fiction||2010|
|Sunny Climate Seminar||Jury Work||2009|
|OCDLA Winter Conference||Diagnosis of Sex Abuse: When there is physical evidence, when there isn't.||2008|
|Family Law Seminar||“How Does Crawford Apply in Domestic Relations Cases?”||2004|
|Environmental Enforcement, Crimes & Ethics||Environmental Crimes and Ethics||2003|