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Practice Areas


  1. Criminal Defense: 70%
    13 years, 300 cases
  2. General Practice: 20%
    13 years
  3. Car Accidents: 10%
    1 year, 2 cases

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93494 W Eagle Ln
North Bend, OR, 97459



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Avvo Contributions
Legal Answers
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
District Attorneys CommendationCoos County District Attorney2007
Public Safey AwardOregon Department of Corrections2004
Law Enforcement Commendation MedalSons of the American Revolution2004
Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
AttorneyPaul Burgett, Attorney at Law2015 - Present
Pro-Tem Circuit Judge, 15th Judicial District, OregonOregon State Courts2015 - 2015
District AttorneyCoos County District Attorney's Office1980 - 2007
Chief Deputy Public DefenderCoos County Public Defender1977 - 1980
Association NamePosition NameDuration
Oregon Criminal Defense Lawyers Association, State Sentencing Guidelines Boardmember2012 - Present
Governor's Methamphetamine Task Forceappointed member2006 - 2007
Attorney General's Sexual Assault Task ForcePresident2006 - 2007
Oregon District Attorneys Assn.Past President2004 - 2004
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of Oregon School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1973
San Diego State CollegePolitical Science; EconomicsBA - Bachelor of Arts1970
Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
Capital Litigation ConferenceArgument in Capital Cases2003
Oregon District Attorneys AssociationJury Selection in Capital Cases1996
Drug ProgramsDeterring Drug Usage Through Structured Probation Sanctions1993