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Matthew A Arbaugh

Matthew A Arbaugh

Practice areas:

Chapter 7 Bankruptcy, Litigation, Chapter 13 Bankruptcy, Commercial, Chapter 11 Bankruptcy

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 2002

  1. Chapter 7 Bankruptcy: 30%
    13 years, 250 cases
  2. Chapter 13 Bankruptcy: 20%
    13 years, 100 cases
  3. Litigation: 20%
    13 years, 150 cases
  4. Chapter 11 Bankruptcy: 15%
    13 years, 25 cases
  5. Commercial: 15%
    13 years, 200 cases

Attorney Endorsements

9 total 

  • Tom Butcher

    I endorse this lawyer. Matt is an extremely gifted attorney. He is very knowledgeable about complex bankruptcy matters, and is an all-around nice guy.

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    Tom Butcher Chapter 7 Bankruptcy Attorney
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  • Kelly Kennedy Brown

    I endorse this lawyer.

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    Kelly Brown Bankruptcy & Debt Attorney
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Contact Info

621 SW Morrison St Ste 1225
Portland, OR, 97205

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License

StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
ORActive200208/16/2015

Professional Misconduct

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

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Awards

Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Pro Bono AwardOregon State Bar, Debtor Creditor Section2010
Pro Bono AwardOregon State Bar, Debtor Creditor Section2009
Pro Bono AwardOregon State Bar, Debtor Creditor Section2008
Pro Bono AwardOregon State Bar, Debtor Creditor Section2005
Pro Bono AwardOregon State Bar Debtor Creditor Section2004
Pro Bono AwardOregon State Bar-Debtor Creditor Section2003

Work Experience

TitleCompany NameDuration
PartnerField Jerger, LLP2007 - Present
AssociateDickerson, P.C.2004 - 2007
AssociateFarleigh Wada Witt, P.C.2002 - 2003
Legal ExternUS Bankruptcy Court District of Oregon2001 - 2002
Legal ExternMarion County Circuit Court2000 - 2000

Associations

Association NamePosition NameDuration
Oregon State Bar, Debtor-Creditor Section, Care Program Subcommittee (Portland)N/A2008 - 2010
Oregon State Bar, Debtor-Creditor SectionN/A2002 - Present

Publications

Publication NameTitleDate
Pepperdine Dispute Resolution JournalMaking Peace the Old Fashioned Way: Infusing Traditional Tribal Practices into Modern ADR.2001

Education

School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Pepperdine University School of LawLawJD2002
Linfield CollegeEconomics and Political ScienceBachelor of Arts1999

Speaking Engagements

Conference NameTitleDate
Nuts and Bolts of BankruptcyThe Basics of Chapter 132011
Consumer Bankruptcy: The Basics of Chapters 7 and 13Chapter 13 Basics and General Bankruptcy Tips2010
Bankruptcy Law and LitigationBankruptcy Code and Rules2009
Bankruptcy Law and LitigationBankruptcy Code and Rules2008
Collection Issues in Bankruptcy LawCreditor's Options in Chapter 7, 11, and 132007