Steven J Sherlag

Steven J Sherlag

Criminal Defense Attorney

Portland, OR





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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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A lawyer to fight for your best future...

Posted by: a Criminal Defense client 9 months ago.

After my arrest, on a life-altering charge, I knew I needed a lawyer who would aggressively fight for me.  Steven proved to be a brilliant lawyer who...

A True Professional

Posted by: AF 10 months ago.

Steven is a true professional. His team was always available any time I had questions on my case. He never set any unrealistic goals for resolutions....
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Showing 2 of 16 peer endorsements

Michael S. Waddington
Michael Waddington

Evans, GA

About 2 months ago

Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

I endorse Steven. He is a highly skilled attorney that is well respected in the legal community.
Bruce Tarbox
Bruce Tarbox

Portland, OR

10 months ago

Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Steve is an experienced and effective litigator with a keen sense for getting to the heart of complex criminal matters. He is also a nice guy. I...
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1993 License Status: Active for the state of Oregon.
Last updated by Avvo: 07/22/2014
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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