Erich Paetsch is a member of the Creditors’ Rights & Bankruptcy Group and the Litigation Group. His practice is focused on providing financial institutions and business clients with a broad array of legal services. Erich is experienced in defending lawsuits involving creditors’ rights and lender liability issues. He routinely assists clients with loan document review, loan document drafting, lender policies, negotiation of loan workouts, and asset recovery actions. He has extensive experience representing creditors in complex bankruptcy proceedings. As a member of the Litigation Group, Erich routinely assists businesses in prosecuting and defending all types of businesses in contract disputes and collection actions. In addition, Erich has extensive experience litigating real property disputes, including lease disputes, title defects, and easement litigation.
|Award name||Grantor||Date granted|
|Rising Star Bankruptcy and Creditors Rights||Oregon Super Lawyers||2013|
|Rising Star Bankruptcy & Creditor/Debtor Rights||Oregon Super Lawyers||2012|
|Rising Star Business Litigation||Oregon Super Lawyers||2009|
|Attorney / Shareholder||Saalfeld Griggs, PC||2000 - Present|
|Association name||Position name||Duration|
|Oregon State Bar||Member||1999 - Present|
|Oregon State Bar, Litigation Section||Member||N/A|
|Oregon State Bar, Debtor-Creditor Section||Member||N/A|
|Oregon State Bar, Environmental & Natural Resources||Member||N/A|
|American Bar Association||Member||N/A|
|Willamette Valley American Inn of Court||Member||N/A|
|Salem Art Association Endowment Foundation||Board Member||N/A|
|Oregon Artist Series Foundation||Board Member||N/A|
|Willamette Academy||Board Member||N/A|
|Lewis and Clark College||BA - Bachelor of Arts||N/A|
|Lewis & Clark Northwestern Law School||JD - Juris Doctor||N/A|
|Oregon Banking Association's Compliance Officers Committee||E-Discovery of Electronically Stored Information||2013|
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