Lara M. Gardner

Lara M. Gardner

Bankruptcy Attorney
Vancouver, WA




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About Me

Portland, Oregon Bankruptcy Attorney, and Vancouver, Washington Bankruptcy Attorney.  She represents consumer debtors in Chapter 7 and Chapter 13 bankruptcy law.   Lara has been an attorney since 2003, specializing in consumer bankruptcy. Lara was a member of the Oregon State Bar Consumer Law committee for two years. She has spoken at several CLEs on bankruptcy, and has published articles on...

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Practice Areas

Payments & Fees

Payment Types

Cash, Check


Free Consultation (30 minutes)

Client Reviews

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An ADVOCATE, an attorney who will truly have your back.

Posted by: James over 1 year ago.

An advocate, someone who will truly be interested in getting you the results you need, not just another fee. I am so thankful that I chose Lara...

So lucky to have found this lawyer

Posted by: David about 2 years ago.

Lara has been a huge help for our family. One three different occasions Lara we have gone to Lara for legal help and each time she saved the day by...
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Kelly Kennedy Brown
Kelly Brown

Portland, OR

10 months ago

Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

I endorse this lawyer.
Lyndon Ruhnke
Lyndon Ruhnke

Gresham, OR

12 months ago

Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

I endorse this lawyer. Ms. Gardner is experienced and very tenacious in her representation of clients.
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2003 License Status: Active for the state of Oregon.
Last updated by Avvo: 11/21/2014
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Work Experience

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2007 – 2012

Law Office of Lara Gardner


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2003 JD - Juris Doctor in Law

Lewis & Clark Northwestern Law School


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2013 BV Rated

Martindale Hubbell


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2011- present Member

National Association of Consumer Bankruptcy Attorneys

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2005 A Dubious Designation: How one Simple Label Legitimes Human Rights Abuse

International Legal Perspectives

2004 State Employers are Not Sovereign: By Analogy, Transfer the Market Participant Exception to the Dormant Commerce Clause to States as Employers

Chicago-Kent Law Review

Speaking Engagements

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2012 Bankruptcy

at Legal Issues in Real Estate Foreclosure

2011 Chapter 7 Bankruptcy

at Chapter 7 Bankruptcy 101

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