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Michael Owens

Michael Owens

also known as Michael V Owens

Practice areas:

Employment & Labor, Discrimination, Sexual Harassment, Civil Rights

Practice Areas

Licensed since 2010

  1. Employment & Labor: 50%
    5 years
  2. Discrimination: 25%
    5 years
  3. Sexual Harassment: 20%
    5 years
  4. Civil Rights: 5%
    5 years

Payment

Fees:

Hourly ($200-225/hour), Contingent (33-40%)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

15 total 

  • Russell Lee Getchell

    Mike's knowledge of the law is second to none, and he is a great advocate for his clients.

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    Russell Getchell Estate Planning Attorney
    Relationship: Friend

  • Robert Kaine Meyer

    I endorse this lawyer. I have worked with Michael on several cases and he is an exceptional lawyer. He is an employment law specialist who is knowledgeable, hard working and an excellent writer. He is also enjoyable to work with. I would highly recommend Michael to anyone seeking counsel for employment law matters.

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    Robert Meyer Employment & Labor Attorney
    Relationship: Worked together on matter

Contact Info

Owens & McBreen, P.C.

319 SW Washington St Ste 614
Portland, OR, 97204

Resume

License

StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
ORActive201008/16/2015

Professional Misconduct

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

Avvo Contributions

Legal Answers

Awards

Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Membership SelectionOrder of the Barristers2010
Member of the Year - 3LWillamette Law Review2010
Inaugural InducteeWyoming Debate Hall of Fame2009
National ChampionNational Parliamentary Debate Association2003
Top Debate SpeakerNational Parliamentary Tournament of Excellence2003
National ChampionNational Parliamentary Tournament of Excellence2003
Top Debate SpeakerNational Parliamentary Tournament of Excellence2002

Work Experience

TitleCompany NameDuration
Public Speaking InstructorChemeketa Community College2010 - 2011
Summer AssociateStoel Rives LLP2009 - 2009
Law Clerk, Appellate DivisionOregon Department Of Justice2008 - 2009

Associations

Association NamePosition NameDuration
Oregon Trial Lawyers Association, Publications CommitteeAttorney Member2013 - Present
Oregon Trial Lawyers Association, Legislative CommitteeAttorney Member2012 - Present
Multnomah Bar Association, Young Lawyers Section, Membership CommitteeSecretary2012 - 2012
Oregon Trial Lawyers Association, Employee/Individual Rights SectionMember2010 - Present
Oregon State Bar, Labor and Employment Law SectionMember2010 - Present
Multnomah Bar AssociationMember2010 - Present
Oregon Gay and Lesbian Law AssociationMember2009 - Present

Education

School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Willamette University College of LawN/ADoctor of Jurisprudence, magna cum laude2010
Oregon State UniversityInterdisciplinary Studies (Communication & Political Science)Master of Arts2007
University of WyomingJournalismBachelor of Science2004

Speaking Engagements

Conference NameTitleDate
Willamette University College of LawStarting a Law Practice2013
Willamette University College of LawStarting a Law Practice2011