Steven J Sherlag

Steven J Sherlag

Criminal Defense Attorney

Portland, OR

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RATING

10.0

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No Misconduct

Languages

English , Russian , Spanish

Answers and Advice

47 questions answered.

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 30 days 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 about 1 month 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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Endorsements

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Noah A F Horst MPH
Noah Horst

Portland, OR

13 days 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...
Michael S. Waddington
Michael Waddington

Evans, GA

4 months ago

Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

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

License

1993 License Status: Active for the state of Oregon.
Last updated by Avvo: 09/21/2014
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

Education

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1991 JD - Juris Doctor in Law

University of Michigan Law School

Awards

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2013 Top 100 Trial Lawyers

National Trial Lawyers

Associations

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1993- present Lifetime Member

Oregon Criminal Defense Lawyers Association


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Portfolio

Publications

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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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