Kevin C. Gage grew up in Washington. He excelled in college attending first Washington State University and then the University of Washington where he graduated Phi Beta Kappa with a B.A. in Classical Greek.
Mr. Gage received his J.D. degree from Willamette University Law School in 1981. In that same year he entered private practice, working for a firm that specialized in Divorce and Family Law. In 1984, Mr. Gage began the solo practice of law, limiting his practice exclusively to Family Law.
Mr. Gage is co-author of "Property Rights and Division," chapter 6 of the Oregon State Bar Publication "Dissolution Practice." He has authored other articles relating to Domestic Relations topics and has served as a speaker at Domestic Relations conferences.
Mr. Gage is a member of the Marion County Bar Association and a member of the Domestic Relations Section of the Oregon State Bar. As a member of the Domestic Relations Section, Mr. Gage has served on the Executive Committee and on the Legislation Committee.
Serving as an Arbitrator in domestic relations cases is a part of Mr. Gage's practice.
Current Employment Position(s): Sole Practitioner Year Joined Organization: 1981Areas Of Practice: Divorce Separation Custody & Visitation Settlement of Marital Estates (Including Complex Property Issues) Child Support Spousal Support (Alimony) Grandparents Rights Interstate & International Issues Modification of Support & Custody Orders Domestic Partnerships Bar Admissions: Oregon, 1981 U.S. District Court District of Oregon, 1981 Education: Willamette University College of Law, Salem, Oregon, 1981 J.D., Doctor of Jurisprudence
University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, 1976 B.A., Bachelor of Arts Honors: Phi Beta Kappa Major: Classical Greek
Published Works: Property Rights and Division (Co-Author), Oregon CLE, 1990 Property Rights and Division Supplement (Co-Author), Oregon CLE, 1997, 2004 Property Rights and Division, Revision (Co-Author), Oregon CLE, 2002 Representative Cases: In re Marriage of Moe, 66 Or. App. 947, 676 P.2d 336 (1984) In re Marriage of Bond, 63 Or. App. 865, 666P.2d 861 (1983) In re Marriage of Swartz, 114 Or. App. 437, 833 P.2d 355 (1992) In re Marriage of Ury, 109 Or. App. 702, 820 P.2d 472 (1991) In re Marriage of Ferris, 85 Or. App. 555, 737 P.2d 153 (1987) In re Marriage of Coleman, 71 Or. App. 313, 692 P.2d 129 (1984) In re Marriage of Nickerson, 63 Or. App. 854, 666 P.2d 868 (1984) In re Marriage of Vogel, 68 Or. App. 79, 680 P.2d 710 (1984) In re Marriage of Nickerson, 68 Or. App. 288, 680 P.2d 1012 (1984) In re Marriage of Nickerson, 296 Or. 516, 678 P.2d 730 (1984) Professional Associations and Memberships: Oregon State Bar, Family Law Section Member Marion County Bar Association Member Birth Information: August 25, 1953, Walla Walla, Washington
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I fully endorse and recommend Kevin for any family law issue. He knows the law better than any divorce lawyer in Oregon and works tirelessly to achieve the best result for each client. His reputation is sterling and well-deserved.
Walter Todd Criminal Defense Attorney
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I have know Mr. Gage for over 30 years. During that time I have had many cases with him, some of which have gone to trial and some of which have settled. He is very professional and knows when to settle when it is in the clients best interests and when to advocate in court if needed. He is also very knowledgeable on the substantive and procedural areas of family law giving advice to lawyers from all over the state. He is one of the few lawyers send cases to him if I have a conflict.
Gilbert Feibleman Divorce & Separation Attorney
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|Award Name||Grantor||Date Granted|
|Lawyer||Kevin C. Gage||1981 - Present|
|Author and Legal Researcher||Instant Law (compiling legal research and providing legal research to attoneys)||1981 - Present|
|Association Name||Position Name||Duration|
|Marion County Bar Association||Member||1981 - Present|
|Oregon State Bar Association||Member||1981 - Present|
|Oregon State Bar, Family Law Section||Member||1981 - Present|
|Phi Beta Kappa Honor Society||Member||1976 - 1977|
|In Re Marriage of Nickerson, 296 Or 516 (1984)||Successful Appeal Before Oregon Supreme Court|
|In Re Marriage of Vogel, 68 Or App 79 (1984)||Successful Appeal Before Oregon Court Of Appeals|
|In Re Marriage of Moe, 66 Or App 947 (1984)||Successful Appeal Before Oregon Court Of Appeals|
|Oregon State Bar CLE Publication||Property Rights and Division (Chapter 6, co-author)||2012|
|Oregon State Bar CLE publication||Property Rights and Division (Chapter 6, co-author)||2008|
|Oregon State Bar CLE publication||Property Rights and Division (chapter revision, co- author)||2002|
|Oregon State Bar CLE publication||Property Rights and Division, supplement, co-author||1997|
|Oregon State Bar CLE publication||Property Rights and Division, chapter co-author||1990|
|Willamette University||Law||JD - Juris Doctor||1981|
|University of Washington -Seattle||Classical Greek||BA - Bachelor of Arts in Classical Greek||1976|
|Guest Speaker for a law school class||Building A Successful Law Practice||2013|