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Christopher J Eggert

Practice areas:

Family, Criminal Defense, Divorce & Separation, DUI & DWI, Chapter 7 Bankruptcy

About Me

I have been an attorney providing strong and compassionate representation to my clients for over 19 years. I am licensed in Oregon, Washington, Utah and Hawaii, so chances are that if you need an attorney out west, I can help.


 


My primary practice areas are Divorce/Family Law, Criminal Defense, DUII and Chapter 7 Bankruptcy.


 


Although I am a former Deputy DA, most of my experience has been in private practice. I served on the Oregon Child Support Guidelines Review Committee in 2011-2012, chaired the Oregon State Bar Family Law Section 2013 Annual Conference, continue to serve on the Oregon State Bar Family Law Section Executive Committee, and have served on the Oregon State Bar Client Security Fund.


 


I am married with three children, am an active member in my parish, and am a licensed private pilot.

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 1996

  1. Family: 30%
    18 years, 500 cases
  2. Criminal Defense: 25%
    18 years, 500 cases
  3. Divorce & Separation: 20%
  4. DUI & DWI: 15%
  5. Chapter 7 Bankruptcy: 10%
    5 years, 30 cases

Payment

Fees:

Hourly ($250/hour), Fixed (Sometimes)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

5 total 

  • Chelsea Dawn Armstrong

    Chris is a hard-working lawyer who is a strong advocate for his clients. Chris is a true professional.

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    Chelsea Armstrong Family Attorney
    Relationship: Opposing Counsel on matter

  • Michael S. Waddington

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

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    Michael Waddington Military Law Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

Eggert & Associates

960 Broadway St NE
Suite 2
Salem, OR, 97301

Eggert & Associates PC

74-5565 Luhia St Ste 151
Kailua-Kona, HI, 96740

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Resume

License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
HIActive201307/04/2015
UTActive199706/28/2015
WAActive199707/05/2015
ORActive199607/18/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
Managing AttorneyEggert & Associates PC2007 - Present
AttorneyGoldberg & Jones, PLLC Attorneys At Law2004 - 2007
Deputy District AttorneyPolk County District Attorney's Office2001 - 2004
Managing AttorneyLaw Office of Christopher J Eggert2000 - 2002

Associations
Association NamePosition NameDuration
National Association of Consumer Bankruptcy AttorneysMember2012 - Present
Oregon State Bar, Client Security Fund CommitteeCommittee Member2011 - 2013
Oregon State Bar, Family Law SectionExecutive Committee Member2010 - Present
Polk County Bar AssociationPresident2009 - 2010

Publications
Publication NameTitleDate
Willamette Journal of International Law and Dispute ResolutionThe Legal Impact of Improved Relations Between NATO, Russia and the Ukraine1997

Education
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Willamette University College of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1996
Oregon State UniversityN/ABA - Bachelor of Arts1993

Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
Evening Meeting SeriesDeferred Action for Childhood Arrivals2012