Firm News

Lifesavers Conference

May 23, 2016 | By Pickett Dummigan LLP

Attorney Christopher Larsen was invited to speak at the Lifesavers National Conference on Highway Safety Priorities held April 3-5, 2016, in Long Beach, California. Speaking to a national audience of traffic safety professionals, Chris — along with Portland Police Officer James Sorensen and Trauma Nurse Joanne Fairchild – spoke about how they worked collaboratively with […]

End Distracted Driving

August 19, 2015 | By R. Brendan Dummigan of Pickett Dummigan LLP

Authored by Chris Larsen As the end of summer nears and kids go back to school, it’s time to redouble our efforts to end distracted driving. Distracted driving is doing anything that takes your attention away from driving. Many people think of driving while talking or texting on a cellphone as the main type of […]

Pickett Dummigan LLP Goes Green, the Brown Way

June 17, 2015 | By R. Brendan Dummigan of Pickett Dummigan LLP

Authored by Roselyn Moore* I am happy to announce that Pickett Dummigan LLP is not only a leader on the legal front but we are also taking steps to become more environmentally conscious too. That’s right; we are going green, the brown way. Starting in June, we will begin composting our food scraps, including coffee […]

Did you really want the judge to see that? – The Law and Social Media

April 22, 2015 | By R. Brendan Dummigan of Pickett Dummigan LLP

Authored by Roselyn Moore* *Roselyn Moore (“Rose”) is a legal assistant at Pickett Dummigan LLP. She’s been working in the legal industry for about ten years and assists our attorneys with all aspects of a lawsuit, including going through and requesting discovery. Rose is often the first person to see how social media can impact […]

Merry Multicultural Christmas

December 24, 2014 | By R. Brendan Dummigan of Pickett Dummigan LLP

The Chinese American Citizen’s Alliance invited one of our attorneys to join the holiday celebration at the Asian Health & Services Center on Tuesday, December 23, 2014. The AHSC is an organization dedicated to serving the healthcare needs of Asian immigrants and citizens in the Portland metropolitan area. This specific event was focused on bringing […]

The Legacy of the Lewis & Clark Legal Clinic – #ClinicLegacy #ClinicPledge

December 10, 2014 | By R. Brendan Dummigan of Pickett Dummigan LLP

by Ron K. Cheng, a former clinic student, now lawyer. The Lewis and Clark Legal Clinic is closing its doors on December 31, 2014. I was shocked and dismayed when closure of this important program was announced. The Lewis & Clark Legal Clinic has provided decades of legal representation to poor communities and individuals that […]

Elders in Action gets an A+ in Civics 101 Curriculum

November 20, 2014 | By R. Brendan Dummigan of Pickett Dummigan LLP

The Multnomah Bar Foundation awarded Elders in Action a grant in 2013 to develop a Civics 101 curriculum to promote civic awareness for older adults in the community. This Civics 101 curriculum included five sessions in 2014 that provided tools and opportunities for the community to become engaged advocates and citizens. Their success was recently […]

October Firm News – 2014

October 14, 2014 | By R. Brendan Dummigan of Pickett Dummigan LLP

Pickett Dummigan LLP has brought another case to the Oregon Supreme Court and we’ve returned with good news. On October 2, 2014, the Supreme Court ruled in plaintiff Antonio Cortez’s favor and made great law that will protect the rights of workers throughout the state. It all started in 2003, when plaintiff Antonio Cortez was […]

ALS Ice Bucket Challenge

August 26, 2014 | By R. Brendan Dummigan of Pickett Dummigan LLP

On August 25, 2014, the Attorneys and Staff of Pickett Dummigan LLP participated in the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge in honor of their former building engineer, Ray Allen. Ray passed away from ALS complications last year on July 3, 2013. In memory of his life and the legacy he left with his family and friends […]

Taking Action with Elders in Action

April 29, 2014 | By R. Brendan Dummigan of Pickett Dummigan LLP

Pickett Dummigan LLP is a proud sponsor of Elders in Action, an organization that promotes a healthy and strong community for older adults. These committed citizens provide personal advocate services to help the elderly deal with housing, healthcare, crime, and abuse. Their efforts have increased the welfare of elders in our community and increased the […]