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Jordan New is a seasoned trial attorney, with experience in criminal, personal injury, and family law.  Mr. New has litigated hundreds of cases and taken many to trial.  His familiarity with several sectors of law allows him to handle a wide variety of cases and to examine each casee from several different perspectives.  The issues addressed in criminal, divorce, and personal injury cases often overlap.  When they do Mr. New is able to provide insight that might not occur to an attorney with a narrower breadth of experience. 


Mr. New works for his clients to achieve expedient, affordable, and appropriate resolutions to their legal issues.   Whether by agreement of the parties, determination of the court, or trial, he fights enthusiastically for his clients' rights.


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Practice areas


  1. Divorce: 50%
  2. DUI & DWI: 30%
  3. Criminal Defense: 20%



Hourly ($200-250/hour), Retainer (sometimes)

Payment types:

Cash, Check, Credit card

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    Jordan New is knowledgeable, competent and a fantastic advocate for his clients. I endorse this attorney.


    Catherine Barker Divorce and separation Attorney
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Contact info

The Law Office of Jordan Michael New, P.C.

1001 SW Fifth Avenue
Suite 1100
Portland, OR, 97204


We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
OwnerThe Law Office of Jordan Michael New, P.C.2014 - Present
Associate AttorneyZimmer Family Law LLC2013 - 2014
Associate AttorneyKeating Jones Hughes, PC2009 - 2013
Deputy District AttorneyMultnomah County District Attorney's Office2007 - 2009
Legal ClerkPorter, Scott, Weiberg & Delehant, A Professional Corporation2005 - 2005
Legal Clerk - Trial DivisionOregon Department of Justice2004 - 2005
Legal Intern - Trial DivisionOregon Department Of Justice2004 - 2005
Association namePosition nameDuration
Oregon State BarAttorney2006 - Present
Multnomah County Bar AssociationMember2006 - Present
Oregon Law ReviewSenior Editor2004 - 2006
Oregon Moot Court BoardVice President2004 - 2006
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
State vs. LarsenPrevailed at trial.
State v. LuongPrevailed at trial.
State v. CookePrevailed at trial.
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Publication nameTitleDate
The Verdict (OADC)To Report of Not to Report: Understanding and Reporting Mandatory Child Abuse Claims2013
The Verdict (OADC)Case Note - Stewart2011
The Verdict (OADC)Case Note - Ackerman2010
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of Oregon School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor2006
University of Puget SoundPoliticsBA - Bachelor of Arts2002
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Medical Malpractice Client SeminarCase Law Update2012
Keating Jones Client SeminarMedical Malpractice2010