Kristin Eaton has been a part of Portlands' family law community for 20 years. In over 20 years of legal practice, she has developed a reputation as a caring and zealous advocate for children and those parents who are committed to safeguarding the best interests of their children. She prides herself on building mutual understandings between parties with widely divergent perspectives, and in dealing with complex financial and tax issues.
Kristin earned her undergraduate degree from Lewis & Clark College in 1991 and her law degree from Lewis & Clark's Northwestern School of Law 1995. She is admitted to practice law in the State of Oregon, as well as Federal District Court and the United States Tax Court.
Over the course of her career, Kristin has worked as a Guardian Ad Litem, a Court Appointed Special Advocate, is court-appointed to represent children, and has served on the Gladstone School Board for three terms, serving as the chair of the school board for two consecutive years. Kristin has also served on the board of directors for Family Stepping Stones, the Clackamas County Relief Nursery, and was the advisory board chair for the Multnomah County CourtCare program, a no-cost, drop-in child care center in the Multnomah County Courthouse which serves 80 to 100 children and their families each month.
|Award name||Grantor||Date granted|
|Peer Review Rated||Martindale-Hubbell||2017|
|Client Satisfaction||American Institute of Family Law Attorneys||2016|
|Client Satisfaction||American Institute of Family Law Attorneys||2015|
|Super Lawyer||Super Lawyers||2013|
|Super Lawyer||Super Lawyers||2012|
|Rising Star||Super Lawyers||2009|
|Rising Star||Super Lawyers||2008|
|Association name||Position name||Duration|
|Oregon State Bar||Member||N/A|
|Multnomah Bar Association||Member||N/A|
|American Bar Association||Member||N/A|
|Oregon Womens Lawyers||Member||N/A|
|Lewis & Clark Law School||JD - Juris Doctor||1995|
|Lewis & Clark College||BA - Bachelor of Arts||1991|
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