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William F. Gary

Administrative law Attorney at Eugene, OR

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also known as Bill Gary

  • State Years
    Oregon - OR 47 years
    California - CA 47 years
  • Licensed for 47 years
    State OR
    Acquired 1977
    Status
    Active No misconduct found
  • Licensed for 47 years
    State CA
    Acquired 1976
    Status
    Inactive No misconduct found

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Bill Gary's practice focuses on litigation and appellate law. He is highly regarded for his skills in the development and implementation of strategies for business and government clients to manage complex and multifaceted problems. Bill is the firm’s senior trial attorney with expertise in commercial, constitutional, government and product liability cases. He has appeared in more than 1,400 appeals and has argued hundreds of cases in the Oregon Supreme Court, Oregon Court of Appeals, federal appellate courts and the United States Supreme Court. He served as Oregon’s Solicitor General and Deputy Attorney General (second in command of the Oregon Department of Justice). He served as President of the firm from 1990-2008 and he is currently the Chair of the Board of Directors.

Location

Harrang Long Gary Rudnick, PC
360 E 10th Ave
Suite 300
Eugene, OR, 97401
Harrang Long Gary Rudnick, PC
1001 SW Fifth Ave
16th Floor
Portland, OR, 97401-1116
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Resume

AVVO RATING 9.7 (Superb)

Work Experience

  • Chair, Boad of Directors
  • Harrang Long Gary Rudnick, PC
  • 2007 - Present
  • Shareholder
  • Harrang Long Gary Rudnick, PC
  • 1989 - Present
  • President
  • Harrang Long Gary Rudnick, PC
  • 1990 - 2008
  • Adjunct Professor
  • Univesity of Oregon Law School
  • 1989 - 1992
  • Deputy Attorney General
  • Oregon Department Of Justice
  • 1983 - 1988
  • Solicitor General
  • Oregon Department Of Justice
  • 1981 - 1983
  • Deputy Solicitor General
  • Oregon Department Of Justice
  • 1980 - 1981
  • Assistant Attorney General
  • Oregon Department Of Justice
  • 1978 - 1980
  • Judicial Clerk
  • Oregon Court Of Appeals
  • 1976 - 1978
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Education

  • UC Hastings COL
  • law
  • N/A
  • Univ of Oregon
  • undergraduate
  • N/A

Sample of Legal Cases

  • Public Employees Retirement System
  • Led successful litigation by local governments challenging mismanagement of PERS. Represented local governments in numerous challenges to legislation by public employee unions.Reforms eliminated unfunded actuarial liability of more than $16 billion.
  • Lowe v. Philip Morris USA Inc.
  • Affirmed dismissal of a class action lawsuit seeking court-supervised medical monitoring.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Honors and Awards

  • Commercial Lit., Appeals, & Admin/Reg Law
  • Best Lawyers in America
  • 2014
  • Commercial Litigation & Appellate Law
  • Oregon Super Lawyers
  • 2013
  • Commercial Lit., Appeals, & Admin/Reg Law
  • Best Lawyers in America
  • 2013
  • Commercial Lit., Appeals & Admin. Law
  • Best Lawyers in America
  • 2012
  • Oregon Super Lawyers
  • Super Lawyers
  • 2012
  • Oregon Super Lawyers
  • Super Lawyers
  • 2011
  • Commercial Litigation, Appellate Practice...
  • Best Lawyers in America
  • 2011
  • Oregon Super Lawyers
  • Super Lawyers
  • 2010
  • Commercial Litigation, Appellate Practice...
  • Best Lawyers in America
  • 2010
  • Oregon Super Lawyers
  • Super Lawyers
  • 2009
  • Commerical Litigation, Appellate Practice...
  • Best Lawyers in America
  • 2009
  • Oregon Super Lawyers
  • Super Lawyers
  • 2008
  • Commercial Litigation, Appellate Practice...
  • Best Lawyers in America
  • 2008
  • Commercial Litigation, Appellate Practice...
  • Best Lawyers in America
  • 2007
  • Oregon Super Lawyer
  • Super Lawyers
  • 2007
  • Commercial Litigation, Appellate Practice...
  • Best Lawyers in America
  • 2006
  • Oregon Super Lawyer
  • Super Lawyers
  • 2006
  • AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review Rated
  • Martindale-Hubbell
  • N/A
  • Recognition
  • Outstanding Lawyers of America
  • N/A
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Publications

  • Oregon State Bar Continuing Legal Education
  • Civil Litigation Manual, Post-Trial Matters
  • 1996
  • Oregon State Bar Continuing Legal Education
  • Administrative Review, Appeal and Review Manual
  • 1986
  • Oregon State Bar Continuing Legal Education
  • Judicial Review of Actions of State Agencies, Appeals and Review
  • 1983
  • Oregon State Bar Continuing Legal Education
  • Judicial Review of Actions of State Agencies, Appeals and Review
  • 1983
  • Hastings Law Journal
  • Note, Disclosure of Pre-Sentence Reports in Federal Court: Due Process and Judicial Discretion
  • 1975
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Eugene Administrative law Lawyer William F. Gary
William F. Gary
Administrative law Attorney
Eugene, OR
Licensed for 47 years