I'm a top-rated banking law attorney and partner at Olsen Daines. I chair the firm's... more
I'm a top-rated banking law attorney and partner at Olsen Daines. I chair the firm's Commercial Litigation Group in Portland, Oregon. In 2015, I was ranked among the top 2.5% of my peers by Super Lawyers ® magazine. My AV-rating is Preeminent ® and my Avvo rating is a perfect 10.0 Superb. My boutique banking law practice focuses on: • Bankruptcy Enforcement• Collections• Mortgages• Credit... view profile
Real estate is the primary focus of my practice. My work also includes creditors’... more
Real estate is the primary focus of my practice. My work also includes creditors’ rights and collection matters. Prior to practicing law, I worked as a title officer in an Oregon office of a national title insurance company. This background enables me to work effectively in all areas of real estate, which includes not only transactional work, but also foreclosures and judgment executions on re... view profile
Homeowners threatened with losing their home through a bank foreclosure may benefit from the services of a real estate foreclosure attorney. When you buy a home, you usually get a bank loan and agree to repay it with monthly payments. If you fail to make the payments, the bank can start a foreclosure action, which enables them to sell your home to pay off the loan. Foreclosure laws are very detailed and strict about the process the bank must follow. A foreclosure attorney can explain your options to avoid a foreclosure sale, and help you to decide the best course of action for your situation.