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Portland Criminal Defense Lawyers

Attorneys Aggressively Protect Your Rights

If a serious motor vehicle accident injury, criminal arrest, the threat of home foreclosure or an imminent civil lawsuit has turned your world upside-down, the skilled legal assistance that can put this crisis behind you is as close as your phone, (503) 747-7198. You can also email us at info@shortlawgroup.com.

We are the versatile, compassionate lawyers of the Short Law Group, P.C. We can help.

A knowledgeable, personable lawyer can calmly guide you to reasonable solutions for many difficult situations. Whether you are facing criminal charges or a DUI, dealing with damages or injuries from an accident caused by negligence, facing civil litigation, or struggling with mounting credit card debt, effective representation from the Short Law Group can unravel your case and protect your rights.

Our experience in a wide range of practice areas can provide aggressive representation and dependable guidance throughout the legal process.

With more than 20 years of combined legal experience, Short Law Group has handled thousands of cases, representing individuals, families, and businesses throughout the Portland metropolitan area with professionalism and dedication. Don't suffer your legal problems alone — we will fight right alongside you, every step of the way.

Aggressive Representation · Dependable Guidance · Decades of Combined Experience

We provide thorough legal services for clients' problems related to:

  • Criminal defense — all felonies and misdemeanors, including federal and white collar crimes, sex crimes, drug crimes, DUI, drunk driving and boating, theft crimes, Measure 11 crimes, restraining order and probation violations, expungements and gun rights restoration cases
  • Personal injury — for victims of negligence in accidents involving motor vehicles, public transportation, dog bites, slip-and-fall, construction accidents, products liability, nursing home abuse and neglect, catastrophic injury accidents and fatal injuries leading to wrongful death
  • Civil litigation— for efficient, lasting resolutions when civil or business disputes must be heard in court or arbitration

We associate with the National College of DUI Defense and spend an extensive amount of time familiarizing ourselves with the changing climate of DUI laws. As our client, you will be fully informed of the prevalent issues affecting your case.

Two Convenient Law Offices to Serve You Better

Contact us. For a free consultation with the Short Law Group, P.C., call our Portland or Salem headquarters today: (503) 747-7198. If you need an evening appointment, a visit to your home or hospital room after an accident injury, or an interview at a police station or jail following an arrest, just let us know. Se habla español.

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Short Law Group, P.C.
12755 SW 69th Avenue, Suite 200
Portland, OR 97223
Phone: 503-747-7198
Fax: 503-747-2951
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Salem office
280 Court Street NE, Suite 290
Salem, OR 97301
Phone: 503-747-7198
Fax: 503-747-2951
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