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R Scott Jerger

R Scott Jerger

Practice areas:

Environmental and Natural Resources, Commercial, Intellectual Property

Practice Areas

Licensed since 1997

  1. Environmental and Natural Resources: 34%
    18 years
  2. Intellectual Property: 33%
    9 years
  3. Commercial: 33%
    12 years

Attorney Endorsements

5 total 

  • Kelly Kennedy Brown

    I endorse this lawyer.


    Kelly Brown Bankruptcy & Debt Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Marcel Gesmundo

    Scott is an excellent litigator, particularly in the field of environmental law. I would recommend him to anyone.


    Marcel Gesmundo Landlord & Tenant Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

621 SW Morrison St Ste 1225
Portland, OR, 97205



TXEligible To Practice In Texas 199708/25/2015

Professional Misconduct

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

Avvo Contributions

Legal Answers

Work Experience

TitleCompany NameDuration
Adjunct Professor-Environmental LitigationLewis & Clark Law School2012 - Present
PartnerField Jerger2003 - Present


Association NamePosition NameDuration
Oregon Shores Conservation Coalition-Legal Steering CommitteeMember2012 - Present
Multnomah County Circuit CourtArbitrator2011 - Present
Oregon State Bar, Federal Practice and Procedure CommitteeChairman2010 - 2012
Sierra ClubLegal Chair2009 - Present

Legal Cases

Case NameOutcome
Jacobsen v. KatzerMediated settlement
Blue Mountains Biodiversity Project v. US Forest ServiceTimber sale enjoined.
Olympic Forest Coalition v. US Forest ServiceTimber sale enjoined.

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Publication NameTitleDate
Oregon state barStatutory Time Limitations in Oregon2009
Stanford Environmental Law JournalEPA's New CAFO Land Application Requirements: An Exercise in Unsupervised Self-Monitoring2004


School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Lewis & Clark Law SchoolN/ALL.M - Master of Laws2003
University of TexasLawJD - Juris Doctor1997

Speaking Engagements

Conference NameTitleDate
Electronic Discovery PitfallsElectronic Discovery2012
Westwind ConferencePracticing Environmental Law in Private Practice2011
Public Interest Environmental Law ConferenceRoads and Clean Water2010
Northwest Water Law SymposiumEnforcement, Science and Deference2010
FBA Luncheon SeriesBankruptcy for Federal Practitioners2010
Open Source Software ConferencePlaying your cards wisely: Managing Risks Associated with Open Source2009