Paul J DeBast

Paul J DeBast

Divorce / Separation Lawyer
Portland, OR




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About Me

Paul is one of Oregon's most experienced divorce attorneys. He prides himself on providing personalized attention and top quality representation to every client he represents. He has been named an Oregon "SuperLawyer" and is listed as one of the Best Lawyers in America. He is a member of American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers and a founder and member of the Oregon Academy of Family Law...

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Cash, Check, Credit Card

Client Reviews

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Excellent Representation - Excellent Results

Posted by: Pamela over 1 year ago.

Paul provided me with excellent legal representation during a very difficult drawn out divorce/separation which was complicated by an uncooperative...

Highly Recommended

Posted by: Beverly over 1 year ago.

While I wouldn't wish a divorce like mine upon anyone, I can't imagine having gone through it without Mr. DeBast and his assistant Jenne by my side....
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Showing 2 of 9 peer endorsements

Robert M Johnstone
Robert Johnstone

McMinnville, OR

About 1 year ago

Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

I endorse this lawyer.
James D Huegli
James Huegli

Portland, OR

Over 1 year ago

Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

I've known Paul for over 40 years. He is a fantastic lawyer who truly cares for his clients. His professionalism and honesty have earned him a well...
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1972 License Status: Active for the state of Oregon.
Last updated by Avvo: 11/21/2014
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Work Experience

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2000 – present

DeBast, McFarland & Richardson


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1972 JD - Juris Doctor in Law

Willamette University College of Law


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2010 Named

Oregon Super Lawyers


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American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers

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2007 Domestic Relations Agreements

Fee Compendium

Speaking Engagements

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2012 Business Valuation and Divorc

at What Every Good Divorce Lawyer Should Know

2009 Using Life Insurance to Secure Support Obligations

at Crossroads of Estate Planning & Dissolution Law

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