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James H. Gidley

James H. Gidley

Practice areas:

Defective and Dangerous Products, Litigation

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 1967

  1. Litigation: 50%
  2. Defective and Dangerous Products: 50%

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Contact Info

Perkins Coie

1120 Nw Couch St Fl 10
Portland, OR, 97209-4128




Professional Misconduct

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Award NameGrantorDate Granted
ListedBest Lawyers in America2011
ListedBest Lawyers in America2010
America's Leading Litigation LawyersChambers USA2010
ListedBest Lawyers in America2009
ListedOregon Super Lawyers2009
America's Leading Litigation LawyersChambers USA2009
ListedOregon Super Lawyers2008
America's Leading Litigation LawyersChambers USA2008
ListedBest Lawyers in America2008
ListedBest Lawyers in America2007
ListedOregon Super Lawyers2007
America's Leading Litigation LawyersChambers USA2007
America's Leading Litigation LawyersChambers USA2006
ListedOregon Super Lawyers2006
ListedBest Lawyers in America2006
ListedBest Lawyers in America2005
America's Leading Litigation LawyersChambers USA2005
ListedBest Lawyers in America2004
ListedBest Lawyers in America2003


Association NamePosition NameDuration
American College of Trial LawyersFellowN/A
American Board of Trial AdvocatesOfficerN/A
Oregon Association of Defense CounselPresidentN/A
International Association of Defense CounselMemberN/A
Product Liability Advisory CouncilMemberN/A
Oregon State Bar AssociationMemberN/A
Washington State Bar AssociationMemberN/A
American Board of Trial AdvocatesState Board MemberN/A


School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of Oregon School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1967
University of WyomingN/ABS - Bachelor of Science1964

Speaking Engagements

Conference NameTitleDate
Oregon Law Institute SeminarWinning the Complex Auto Case2006
Perkins Coie Product Liability SeminarProduct Liability WorkshopsN/A