Christopher M Veley

Christopher M Veley
PRO

Litigation Lawyer

Camas, WA

AVVO

RATING

10.0

Call

No Misconduct

Languages

English

Answers and Advice

19 questions answered.

About Me

 I have practiced law since 1999 and I am licensed to do so in Oregon and Washington.  I regularly appear before courts in both states, and particularly Multnomah, Washington and Clackamas counties in Oregon, and Clark and Cowlitz counties in Washington.    My practice concentrates on civil litigation, legal advice, and disputes relating to real estate, construction, banks, homeowners...

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Practice Areas

Payments & Fees

Payment Types

Cash, Check

Fees

Fixed (Sometimes), Free Consultation (20 minutes), Hourly ($170-$240/hour)

Client Reviews

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Highest recommendation

Posted by: Angie about 4 years ago.

Christopher Veley gets our highest recommendation. He represented us in a dispute with an insurance company regarding property damage at our home. He...

Owner Modern Tech Floors

Posted by: Scott almost 5 years ago.

Chris knows the law as a scientist. He is one of the most well informed attorneys I have ever known in the world of contracting law. I feel very well...
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Endorsements

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Walter Weiss Jr
Walter Weiss

Portland, OR

About 1 year ago

Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Chris is a very skilled attorney. He is efficient and capable of handling the most complex tasks in a superb manner. I highly recommend him.
Lisa E Martin
Lisa Martin

Portland, OR

Almost 5 years ago

Relationship: Co-worker

I endorse this lawyer's work. Chris is one of the most intelligent and detail-oriented lawyers I have ever had the experience of working with which...
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Résumé

License

1999 License Status: Active for the state of Washington.
Last updated by Avvo: 08/03/2014
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Work Experience

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2013 – present

Christopher M. Veley, Solo Attorney

Education

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1999 JD - Juris Doctor (Magna Cum Laude) in Law

Gonzaga University School of Law

Awards

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1999 Graduation Honors: Magna Cum Laude (3.59 GPA; Ranked 4th of 131)

Gonzaga University School of Law

Associations

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2004- 2007 Board of Trustees

Washington State Bar Association, Young Lawyers Division


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Portfolio

Publications

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2008 More than a handshake -- Planning ahead with written contracts can protect contractors during sluggish building periods

Vancouver Business Journal

2007 Washington State Construction Law and Legislative Update for First Quarter of 2007

Miller Nash (former employer) Web Article

Speaking Engagements

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2010 Oregon & Washington Construction Liens and Other Payment Collection Options for the Construction Contractor

at Oregon Remodelers Association Monthly Member Luncheon, October 2010

2008 Commercial Evictions / Unlawful Detainer Actions

at Commercial & Residential Evictions (CLE)

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