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Richard E Oberdorfer

Richard E Oberdorfer

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About Me

Rich Oberdorfer is a frequent lecturer on DUII, alcohol, and driving-related topics. He graduated cum laude from the Northwestern School of Law at Lewis & Clark College in 2001, and since that time has fought for thousands of motorists in trouble with the law. He loves his job and his clients. He is licensed to practice before all Oregon courts, the U.S. District Court for the District of Oregon and the U.S. Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals.


Practice Areas

Licensed since 2001

  1. DUI & DWI: 100%
    14 years, 1 thousand cases



Fixed (Always), Free Consultation (60 minutes)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

40 total 

  • Peter John Marek

    13 years of DUI practice is very experienced. His knowledge of both the law and procedure is excellent and evident in his pro bono contributions. His client reviews are stellar.READ THEM! Endorsements from other attorneys are also outstanding. Results matter and judging from his reviews he gets them. Do yourself a favor and schedule a consultation with him.


    Peter Marek Criminal Defense Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Mark S Gorski

    I endorse this lawyer. He is awesome and will defend you with all he's got, and that's a lot!


    Mark Gorski DUI & DWI Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

Ste 600
210 SW Morrison St
Portland, OR, 97204




Professional Misconduct

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

Avvo Contributions

Legal Answers


Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Rising Star, Criminal Defense: DUI/DWIOregon Super Lawyers2011
Rising Star, Criminal Defense: DUI/DWIOregon Super Lawyers2010
Rising Star, Criminal Defense: DUI/DWIOregon Super Lawyers2009
Rising Star, Criminal Defense: DUI/DWIOregon Super Lawyers2008
Michael E. Haglund pro bono awardMultnomah Bar Association, Legal Aid Services of Oregon Volunteer Lawyers Project2004

Work Experience

TitleCompany NameDuration
N/AOberdorfer Law Firm LLC2002 - Present
N/ARieke & Savage, PC1997 - 2002


Association NamePosition NameDuration
Oregon Criminal Defense Lawyers AssociationN/A2002 - Present


Publication NameTitleDate
Criminal Law FormbookRelease from Custody2006
Criminal Law FormbookWitnesses2006
The DUII Trial NotebookDiscovery2004


School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Lewis & Clark Northwestern Law SchoolN/AJuris Doctor cum laude2001
University of OregonHistoryBA - Bachelor of Arts1996

Speaking Engagements

Conference NameTitleDate
Understanding Oregon DUII Cases SeminarJury Selection in DUII Cases2009
DUII and Driving Offenses SeminarLitigating Issues Related to Prior Convictions2007