Steven J Sherlag

Steven J Sherlag

Criminal Defense Attorney
Portland, OR




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English , Russian , Spanish

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About Me

It is an honor when people bring their problems to me and entrust with me with vindicating their rights, being their voice in our nation's courts.   I enjoy what I do and treat every client as I would wish to be treated should I have the misfortune of facing their challenges.  I approach my client's case as a partnership, with patient understanding, compassion, and the knowledge that I will be...

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Client Reviews

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Successful defense against False Allegations of child abuse in Albany Oregon

Posted by: Dain 7 months ago.

Steve's a real guy who understands the real world and the way cops, DHS and the judicial system abuse power and civil rights. He was recommended to...

Sherlag recommendation

Posted by: Linda 7 months ago.

I highly recommend Steven Sherlag. He is trustworthy, and really cares about people. He and his Assistant Kristine San Fillipo, were very...
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Showing 2 of 18 peer endorsements

Michael Paul de Muniz
Michael de Muniz

Portland, OR

About 1 month ago

Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

I endorse this lawyer.
Noah A F Horst MPH
Noah Horst

Portland, OR

6 months ago

Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Steven Sherlag cares deeply about his clients and aggressively works their cases from every angle; his tenacious and tireless advocacy consistently...
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1993 License Status: Active for the state of Oregon.
Last updated by Avvo: 03/12/2015
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Work Experience

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2001 – present

Law Office of Steven J. Sherlag, PC


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1991 JD - Juris Doctor in Law

University of Michigan Law School


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2013 Top 100 Trial Lawyers

National Trial Lawyers


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1993- present Lifetime Member

Oregon Criminal Defense Lawyers Association

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Showing 2 of 5 publications

2013 Effective Opening Statements

Oregon Criminal Defense Lawyers Association Trial Notebook

2013 Closing Argument

Oregon Criminal Defense Lawyers Association Trial Notebook

Speaking Engagements

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2013 “To Have and To Hold” LGBTQ Rights (PPT Coordinator)

at Monthly Meeting Gus Solomon American Inns of Court

2011 Due Process

at Monthly Meeting of Gus Solomon Inns of Court

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