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I assist parents and their children in obtaining an appropriate education as required by Federal law.


Practice areas


  1. Litigation: 90%
    37 years, 3 thousand cases
  2. Education: 10%
    16 years, 50 cases



Hourly ($200-475/hour)

Payment types:

Cash, Check, Credit card

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    I endorse this lawyer. I have worked with Harold on a number of cases in the past 30 or so years. Harold is a smart, dedicated and very organized attorney who is focused on the outcome of his case from the beginning to the end of the matter.


    Byron Woolley Probate Attorney
    Relationship: Worked together on matter

Contact info

Law Office of Harold B. Gold

2211 SW 1st Ave.
Unit 204
Portland, OR, 97201


TXEligible To Practice In Texas 198208/17/2016
ILVoluntarily Inactive200205/11/2016
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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AV Preeminent RatedMartindale-Hubbell2015
AV Preeminent RatedMartindale-Hubbell2014
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Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
OwnerLaw Ofice of Harold B. Gold2015 - Present
PartnerWisener Nunnally Gold LLP2001 - 2015
Limited PartnerFrank Majorie & Associates2000 - 2001
Of CounselCantilo, Maisel & Hubbard LLP1996 - 1999
PartnerWoolley, Gold & Scher, LLP1993 - 1995
PartnerRubinstein & Perry1990 - 1993
PartnerFugit, Hubbard, Woolley, Bloom & Mersky1987 - 1990
AssociateFreytag, Marshall, Beneke, LaForce & Rubinstein1982 - 1987
AssociateLewitt, Hackman, Hoeflin & Shapiro1980 - 1982
Association namePosition nameDuration
Multnomah Bar AssociationMember2015 - Present
American Bar AssociationMember1980 - Present
Garland Chamber of CommerceBoard of Directors2009 - 2012
Dallas Bar AssociationMember1982 - 2015
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
In re Heartland Payment SystemsThe case was settled
Milbank v. HolmesAfter obtaining rulings from the court favorable to our position we were able to settle the case on favorable terms
Alpha Omega Energy LLC v. Star Kist Samoa LLCThe Court upheld our position that there was no jurisdiction
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School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Southern Methodist University, Dedman School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1980
University of Texas System, AustinGovernmentBA - Bachelor of Arts1976