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Young Walgenkim

Young Walgenkim

Practice areas:

Lemon Law, Consumer Protection, Debt Settlement, Credit Card Fraud

Young Walgenkim

About Me

I represent Oregon consumers in cases against car dealers. 


Languages Spoken: Korean, English

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 2012

  1. Lemon Law: 50%
    3 years
  2. Consumer Protection: 40%
    3 years
  3. Credit Card Fraud: 5%
    3 years
  4. Debt Settlement: 5%
    3 years


Payment Types:

Cash, Check

Attorney Endorsements

19 total 

  • Jeffrey A Turnoy

    I fully endorse Young Walgenkim in the area of consumer protection law. Young is a fierce competitor and is passionate about protecting those people who do not have a voice against major corporations. I have seen Young in action and not only does he have an outstanding command of the law, but he also is an effective strategist and litigator. I endorse Young Walgenkim without hesitation.


    Jeffrey Turnoy Criminal Defense Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Angela R Andersen

    I endorse this lawyer. Young is a knowledgeable attorney who is dedicated to his clients.


    Angela Andersen Chapter 7 Bankruptcy Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

Hanson & Walgenkim, LLC

838 Commercial St NE
Salem, OR, 97301



Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo Contributions
Legal Answers
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Rising StarOregon Superlawyers2015
High Paper - Pre-Trial Civil LitigationWillamette University College of Law2011
High Paper - MediationWillamette University College of Law2010
High Paper - Criminal LawWillamette University College of Law2009

Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
PartnerHanson & Walgenkim, LLC2012 - Present
Research Assistant for Edward HarriWillamette University: College Of Law2010 - 2010
Law ClerkOregon Dept. Of Justice, Financial Fraud/Consumer Protection Section2009 - 2011
International Student CoordiantorHandong Global University2006 - 2008

Association NamePosition NameDuration
National Association of Consumer AdvocatesMember2013 - Present
Marion County Bar AssociationMember2013 - Present
U.S. District Court of OregonMember2012 - Present
Oregon Trial Lawyers AssociationGuardian2012 - Present
Oregon State BarMember2012 - Present

Legal Cases
Case NameOutcome
In re HumeSuccessfuly got the petition dismissed

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Publication NameTitleDate
Loyola Consumer Law ReviewKilling "Zombie Debt" Through Clarity and Consistency in the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act2011

School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Willamette University College of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor2012
University of California - IrvinePhilosophyBA - Bachelor of Arts2001

Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
Oregon Trial Lawyers Association Consumer Protection Section CLEBasics of Auto Dealer Fraud2014
Tips and Strategies in Bringing FDCPA Claims in OregonThe Chaudhry Standard of Verification in the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act (FDCPA)2013