In addition to his legal skills, Adam L. Dean is well known for his booming voice that resonates throughout a courtroom. Licensed in both the states of Oregon (1995) and Washington (2001), Adam is experienced at representing clients facing criminal charges, divorces, administrative hearings, and appeals.
Prior to becoming an attorney, Adam worked as a master level social worker in numerous public and private social service settings. This experience provides him with a unique perspective which is often utilized in both the family and criminal law settings.
Adam received his undergraduate degree from the University of Wisconsin, Eau Claire in 1990. He received a Master’s in Social Work (MSW) from Washington University in 1992. He received his J.D from Marquette University in 1995. He also was a visiting student at the Northwestern School of Law at Lewis & Clark College. He is a member of the state bars of Oregon, Washington and Wisconsin. He also practices in federal court in criminal cases and civil forfeiture and has been admitted to United States District Court for the District of Oregon and the Western District of Washington. He is a member of the Multnomah County Bar Association, Clark County Bar Assocation, and Oregon Criminal Defense Lawyer's Association.
Outside of work, Adam enjoys watching the Green Bay Packers with his family and other activities such as swimming, camping, hiking, and fishing.
|Award name||Grantor||Date granted|
|10 Best Criminal Law Attorney||American Institute of Criminal Law Attorneys||2018|
|Client Champion Award||Martindale-Hubbell||2018|
|Client Distinction Award||Martindale-Hubbell||2015|
|Top 100 Trial Lawyers||National Trial Lawyers||2015|
|Top 100 Lawyers||The National Advocates||2015|
|Client Choice Award||Avvo||2014|
|Preeminent 5.0 out of 5||Martindale-Hubbell||2013|
|Shareholder||Dean Law Group P.C.||2010 - Present|
|Partner||Coit & Dean, PC||2005 - 2010|
|Association name||Position name||Duration|
|Oregon Criminal Defense Lawyers Association||Member||2018 - Present|
|Washington State Bar Association||Member||2001 - Present|
|Multnomah County Bar Association||Member||1995 - Present|
|Oregon State Bar||Member||1995 - Present|
|State Bar of Wisconsin||Member Inactive||1995 - Present|
|Marquette University Law School||JD - Juris Doctor||1995|
|Washington University||MA - Masters||1992|
|University of Wisconsin, Eau Claire||BA - Bachelor of Arts||1990|
|Child Custody and Parenting Time||Child Custody and Parenting Time||2006|
|In the Matter of the Custody of D. T. J. S-B,||Successful appeal|
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