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Aaron Ferreira grew up in Livermore, California. As an undergrad, he attended the California Polytechnic State University at San Luis Obispo (Cal Poly), first studying Computer Science and then graduating in 1994 with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Philosophy. After graduation, he got his feet wet in the legal profession by working for three years as a legal assistant in Shell Beach, California.


 


In 1997, Aaron entered the Northwestern School of Law of Lewis & Clark College, in Portland, Oregon. While attending law school, he participated in law review as a Research Editor and then Articles Editor for the Journal of Small and Emerging Business Law. Aaron received his Juris Doctorate from Lewis & Clark in May 2000.


 


Following law school, Aaron Ferreira passed Oregon’s Bar Exam and was sworn in as an Oregon lawyer in October 2000. That same year, Aaron was admitted to practice in the U.S. District Court for the District of Oregon and the United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit.


 


Upon becoming licensed to practice law, Aaron was hired by Steinman Cooper Wiscarson, LLC as the firm’s first associate attorney and continued in that position until the firm disbanded. While with the firm, Aaron practiced in numerous areas, including civil litigation, commercial transactions, disability anti-discrimination, employment law, family law, personal injury, and medical malpractice.


 


Aaron joined the law firm of Acker & Associates P.C. in 2001. His practice currently focuses on civil litigation and assisting business entities with formation, drafting and negotiating commercial leases, real estate purchase agreements, employment contracts, and other business agreements. Aaron’s work also includes probate, construction law disputes, estate planning, products liability cases, intellectual property matters, and appellate actions.


 

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Practice areas

Licensed

  1. Lawsuits & Disputes: 30%
    16 years
  2. Business: 23%
    16 years
  3. Real Estate: 20%
    16 years
  4. Probate: 15%
    16 years
  5. General Practice: 12%
    16 years

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  • Randal B Acker

    I have had the privilege of working with Aaron for over 10 years. He is bright, hard working, dedicated, and meticulous in his analysis and writing. He will give you an honest assessment and work diligently to achieve the desired results.

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Contact info

525 SW Jackson St
Portland, OR, 97201

Resume

License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
ORActive200008/20/2016
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
Senior Associate AttorneyAcker & Associates P.C.2006 - Present
Associate AttorneyAcker & Associates P.C.2001 - 2006
Associate AttorneySteinman Cooper Wiscarson, LLC2000 - 2001
Associations
Association namePosition nameDuration
Oregon State Bar, Intellectual Property SectionMember2000 - Present
Oregon State BarAdmitted2000 - Present
Oregon State Bar, Computer and Internet Law SectionMember2000 - Present
United States District Court for the District of OregonAdmitted2000 - Present
United States Court of Appeals For the Ninth CircuitAdmitted2000 - Present
Multnomah Bar AssociationMember2000 - Present
The Journal of Small and Emerging Business LawResearch Editor & Articles Editor1998 - 2000
Education
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Lewis & Clark Law SchoolLawJD - Juris Doctor2000
California Polytechnic State University, San Luis ObispoPhilosophy, with extensive coursework in Computer ScienceBA - Bachelor of Arts1994