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Michael David Hallas

Michael David Hallas

Practice areas:

Divorce & Separation, Family, Uncontested Divorce

About Me

Michael Hallas is an associate attorney with McKinley Irvin. He represents clients in Portland, OR and Vancouver, WA. Michael primarily represents clients who are dealing with child custody, domestic violence, child support and divorce. He graduated from Northwestern School of Law of Lewis & Clark College with his J.D. and is now a member of the Oregon State Bar Family Law Section, Settlement Negotiation Group and the California State Bar. Michael’s experience was primarily in the civil litigation field until he turned his focus to family law in 2007. Michael is known for his empathy and professionalism which help him guide his clients to a favorable resolution. To learn more about Attorney Michael Hallas, contact McKinley Irvin or visit the firm’s website. 


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Practice Areas

Licensed since 2001

  1. Divorce & Separation: 50%
    8 years
  2. Family: 30%
    8 years
  3. Uncontested Divorce: 20%
    8 years



Hourly ($200-285/hour), Retainer (Always)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

39 total 

  • Brian Kulhanjian

    Very professional and personable, and an excellent advocate for clients.


    Brian Kulhanjian Family Attorney
    Relationship: Worked together on matter

  • Christian K. Lassen II

    Top-notch attorney. Highly respected in the legal community.


    Christian Lassen Personal Injury Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info



CANot eligible to practice law (Not Entitled)200108/25/2015

Professional Misconduct

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

Avvo Contributions

Legal Answers


Association NamePosition NameDuration
Washington State Bar AssociationMember2013 - Present
Oregon State BarMember2007 - Present
California State BarMember2001 - Present
Multnomah County Circuit Court Child's Attorney Representation PanelMemberN/A


Publication NameTitleDate
McKinley Irvin Family Law BlogTips for Grandparents Seeking Custody of Grandchildren2014
McKinley Irvin Family Law BlogEvaluators and Advocates in Child Custody Cases2013


School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Lewis & Clark Northwestern Law SchoolLawJD - Juris Doctor2001
University of California - Santa CruzCommunity StudiesBA1995

Speaking Engagements

Conference NameTitleDate
Lawyers Representing Minors in Multnomah CountyEthics of representing minors2014