If you’re in trouble, or someone you care about is in trouble, I’m here to help.
The government has an enormous amount of power. Our criminal justice system is designed to overwhelm the individual and produce guilty pleas. The United States has just 5% of the world’s population but we incarcerate almost a quarter of the world’s prisoners.
I can help balance the scales. I believe in individual rights, compassion, and putting people in a position to be their best selves. I will listen carefully to your priorities, and will always be honest with you. I am committed to giving each client complete and clear counsel, every step of the way. I am an experienced trial lawyer, use creative strategies, and fight to get the best possible result for each and every client.
I also work to make the criminal justice system more fair and humane. I'm proud to serve on the Oregon State Bar's Uniform Criminal Jury Instructions Committee, the Oregon Criminal Defense Lawyers Association's Legislative Committee, Oregon Justice Resource Center's Amicus Committee, and ACLU's cooperating attorney panel.
I look forward to talking with you.
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|Award name||Grantor||Date granted|
|Top 100 Trial Lawyers||National Trial Lawyers||2016|
|Outstanding Oral Advocacy||Lewis & Clark Law School||2005|
|Owner / Attorney||Law Office of Graham C. Fisher, LLC||2007 - Present|
|Attorney||Metropolitan Public Defenders, Inc.||2006 - 2007|
|Association name||Position name||Duration|
|Oregon State Bar, Uniform Criminal Jury Instructions Committee||Attorney Member||2016 - Present|
|American Civil Liberties Union||Cooperating Attorney||2015 - Present|
|Oregon Justice Resource Center||Amicus Brief Lawyers' Committee||2015 - Present|
|Oregon Criminal Defense Lawyers Association||OCDLA Legislative Committee Member||2015 - Present|
|United States District Court of Oregon||Attorney||2010 - Present|
|National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers||Attorney Member||2007 - Present|
|Oregon Criminal Defense Lawyers Association||Attorney Member||2006 - Present|
|Oregon State Bar||Attorney||2006 - Present|
|State v. D.M.||Dismissal|
|State v. I.Z.||Acquittal by jury|
|State v. O.C.||Dismissal|
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|Willamette Week||Rat Tale||2015|
|Willamette Week||Revelations About a Portland Police Snitch Lead to Drug Offenders Being Sprung from Prison||2015|
|Oregon Criminal Defense Lawyers Association Major Crimes & Defenses Manual||Contributing Chapter Author: Felon in Possession||2010|
|Oregon Criminal Defense Lawyers Association Major Crimes & Defenses Manual||Contributing Chapter Author: Destructive Devices||2010|
|National Criminal Defense College, Summer Trial Practice Institute, Macon, Georgia||N/A||N/A||2008|
|Lewis & Clark Law School||Law||JD - Juris Doctor||2006|
|Reed College||English||BA - Bachelor of Arts||2001|
|OCDLA 2015 Winter Conference - Daring Defenses that Work||Moderator||2015|
|Hearing Conducted by the Oregon Senate Judiciary Committee||Testimony in Support of Bail Seizure Reform Bill - SB 391A||2015|
|Hearing Conducted by the Oregon House Judiciary Committee||Testimony in Support of Bail Seizure Reform Bill - SB 391A||2015|