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  1. Criminal Defense: 95%
  2. Sex Crime: 5%

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Levine & McHenry LLC

1001 S.W. Fifth Avenue
Suite 1414
Portland, OR, 97204

1001 Sw 5th Ave Ste 1414
Portland, OR, 97204



HIInactive - Voluntary198301/08/2016
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
"Best Lawyers in America"The Best Lawyers in America2014
AV RatedMartindale-Hubbell2010
Appointed Adjunct Professor 2008-2010Lewis and Clark Law School2008
Oregon "Super Lawyer" 2006-2012Super Lawyers2006
Praised as "exceptional" advocateNinth Circuit Court of Appeals in U.S. v. France, 886 F.2d 223, 228 (9th Cir. 1989)1989
Association namePosition nameDuration
California Attorneys for Criminal JusticeLife Member1990 - Present
National Association of Criminal Defense AttorneysLife Member and Oregon Membership Chairperson1985 - Present
Oregon State BarMemberN/A
State Bar of CaliforniaMemberN/A
Oregon Association of Criminal Defense LawyersMemberN/A
Hawaii State Bar AssociationN/AN/A
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
United States v. Priceconviction reversed on appeal
United States v. CarterNot Guilty
U.S. v. France, 886 F.2d 223 (9th Cir. 1989)Assault conviction reversed by 9th Circuit
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Publication nameTitleDate
'171 Easy Mitigating Factors'171 Easy Mitigating Factors2009
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of California at Berkeley, Boalt Hall School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1974
Columbia UniversityN/ABS - Bachelor of Science1966
Rollins CollegePhysicsBS - Bachelor of Science1965
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Credit BombWalking the Line between Vigorous Advocacy & contempt2012
Trial Skills CollegeClosing Argument2010
OCDLA Winter ConferenceTen Overlooked Evidentiary Objections2009
OCDLA MEXCO ConferenceMiranda waivers by those with language or mental impairment2007
OCDLA Newport Beach ConferenceDouble Jeopardy in sex abuse indictments2006
Federal Defense Attorneys OhioMitigating Factors in Federal Sentencings2006
Federal Defense Attorneys Los AngelesMitigating Factors in Federal Sentencing2006
Federal Defense Attorneys PortlandMitigation Factors in federal sentencing2005