In my free time, I enjoy music (songwriting, playing a wide variety of instruments).... more
In my free time, I enjoy music (songwriting, playing a wide variety of instruments). I'm also a washtub bassist (won the Multnomah County Bar Association “Best Oregon Lawyer Band” competition in 2012 with the Over the Counter Jug Band). I also enjoy cooking, homebrewing, and bicycling.
I am an attorney dedicated to criminal defense. I understand that facing criminal... more
I am an attorney dedicated to criminal defense. I understand that facing criminal charges is a frightening and stressful experience, not only for the person charged, but also for families and loved ones. Selecting the right lawyer is an important decision. You need a honest, loyal, and dependable advocate that will guide you through the criminal justice system, explain your options, provide so... view profile
After graduating from Oregon State University Erik Nicholson attended Golden Gate... more
After graduating from Oregon State University Erik Nicholson attended Golden Gate University School of Law in San Francisco where he received his Juris Doctorate and graduated amongst the top of his class. While at Golden Gate University, he was on the Dean’s Honor list seven of his nine terms. He was also twice awarded the Cali Excellence for the Future Award in both advanced criminal proced... view profile
9years experience as an attorney in Washington State and Oregon. Practice includes... more
9years experience as an attorney in Washington State and Oregon. Practice includes criminal defense, juvenile and family law, post-conviction relief, and representation of people with disabilities, includingyouth in education matters. Practice in state and federal courts in the Portland metro area. Local practice includes Washington and Clark counties. Editor and author of two award-winning... view profile
Client reviews on AVVO are not within my control. If a particular client indicates... more
Client reviews on AVVO are not within my control. If a particular client indicates that a specific result was achieved in their case this should not be accepted as an indication that other clients will necessarily see the same results. Be advised that I never promise a client a particular outcome. Details of prior cases should not be taken as an indication that other clients will necessar... view profile
Adam Greenman began his career as a Deputy District Attorney in Multnomah County... more
Adam Greenman began his career as a Deputy District Attorney in Multnomah County where he distinguished himself as a skillful trial lawyer and a tireless advocate for justice. Now he brings this expertise to his private practice, utilizing his experience and determination to achieve justice for each individual client.
Janet Holcomb retired from the Benton County Circuit Court after 16 years. She... more
Janet Holcomb retired from the Benton County Circuit Court after 16 years. She brings this experience to the clients of Arnold Law. There is no other firm in the area that has a retired circuit court judge assisting clients in criminal law and family law cases. Arnold Law's clients have found this experience invaluable.
Kevin Sali represents individuals and business entities in criminal, civil, and... more
Kevin Sali represents individuals and business entities in criminal, civil, and regulatory matters. In a wide variety of cases—including high-stakes major felony trials, complex white collar cases, and large-scale environmental actions—Mr. Sali has secured a series of outstanding results for his clients. With a diverse professional and educational background, he is well-suited to carry out the ... view profile
If you are suspected of a crime or charged with a violation of law, you may require the services of a criminal defense attorney to present your defense or negotiate a penalty. As different rules and procedures exist for different offenses, you should seek a criminal defense attorney who has worked on your particular type of case to provide you with the best defense. An experienced criminal defense attorney knows what information the government will need to prove your guilt. The defense attorney will also know what information you need to prove your innocence, including whether there are any legal rules justifying your actions.