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  • Portland Family Law Attorney Jack G. Dekovich Joins McKinley Irvin

    Portland Family Law Attorney Jack G. Dekovich Joins McKinley Irvin McKinley Irvin is pleased to welcome attorney Jack Dekovich to our Portland office. Jack Dekovich focuses his practice on finding optimal solutions for his family law clients. He represents clients in all areas of family law, including divorce, custody, legal separation, domestic violence, relocation, and legal matters for unmarried couples. Jack values his client relationships and currently maintains a 100 percent five-star review rating from former clients on Avvo.com. In addition to his family law practice, Jack is a ...
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  • Partner Jeffrey Matthews Named 2018 Oregon Super Lawyer

    Partner Jeffrey Matthews Named 2018 Oregon Super Lawyer Congratulations to Jeffrey Matthews for his inclusion in the 2018 Oregon Super Lawyers List. The 2018 listing marks the eleventh consecutive year that Jeff has been recognized in Oregon Super Lawyers, achieving an annual listing every year since 2007. Each year, no more than five percent of all attorneys in Oregon are selected as Super Lawyers. “We congratulate Jeff for his selection as a 2018 Oregon Super Lawyer, and for his continued leadership in the practice of family law,” said Rita Herrera Irvin, founder of McKinley ...
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  • Peter C. Diamond Joins McKinley Irvin as Partner

    Peter C. Diamond Joins McKinley Irvin as Partner We are pleased to announce that veteran family law attorney, Peter C. Diamond, has joined McKinley Irvin as Partner in Portland. Pete brings over 25 years of diverse experience to McKinley Irvin that includes in addition to family law, business law, real estate law, estate planning, and general litigation. As partner, Pete will help lead the expansion of the firm's presence in the Portland community while providing exceptional client service. He focuses his practice on divorce and separation involving the valuation and ...
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  • MI Welcomes Two New Attorneys to Vancouver Office

    MI Welcomes Two New Attorneys to Vancouver Office We are pleased to announce that Vancouver family law attorneys Lisa Martin and Lisa Ward have joined the firm. Our new team members bring a diverse range of experience to McKinley Irvin – and a fierce dedication to helping families in the Vancouver community. Lisa E. Martin, Senior Attorney , has over 20 years of family law practice experience in both Washington and Oregon. She is well known for her knowledge and skill in divorce matters that involve high assets and other complex divorce and family law issues. Lisa M. Ward, ...
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  • McKinley Irvin Named in 2018 "Best Law Firms" for Portland Metro Area

    McKinley Irvin Named in 2018 McKinley Irvin has been recognized by U.S. News–Best Lawyers 2018 "Best Law Firms" in two major metropolitan areas McKinley Irvin is pleased to announce that our firm has received a Tier 2 ranking in Family Law for the Portland metro area in the 2018 "Best Law Firms" list. The firm also achieved a Tier 1 ranking in Family Law for the Seattle metro area. The annual rankings published by U.S. News identify the nation's highest performing law firms based on a rigorous review process, including peer reviews and independent ...
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  • Partner Jeffrey Matthews Named to 2017 Oregon Super Lawyers

    Partner Jeffrey Matthews Named to 2017 Oregon Super Lawyers Congratulations to Jeffrey Matthews for his inclusion on the 2017 Oregon Super Lawyers List. This is Jeff's eleventh consecutive year to receive this well-deserved honor. Only 5 percent of all Oregon attorneys are selected as Super Lawyers, after being nominated by their peers for professional accomplishments and ability in the practice of law and evaluated via independent research. We thank Jeff for his dedication to excellence in the practice of family law and in his advocacy for our clients. For more information about ...
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  • The Changing Perception of Divorce in Media

    The Changing Perception of Divorce in Media Remember Kim Kardashian’s 72-day marriage? How about Britney Spears’ marriage of only 55 hours? These days, it seems that people expect this sort of behavior from celebrities, many of whom seem to change spouses as often as they change their socks – the average celebrity divorce rate is 80 percent! The reality is, though, that this isn’t just a celebrity issue – approximately half of first marriages in the U.S. end in divorce, and the failure rate only increases with subsequent marriages. With the media so focused on ...
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  • Jeffrey Matthews Joins McKinley Irvin as Partner in Portland

    Jeffrey Matthews Joins McKinley Irvin as Partner in Portland It is with tremendous excitement that we welcome our newest partner, Jeffrey Matthews. Jeff has distinguished himself as one of Oregon's premier divorce and family law attorneys and as a formidable advocate for the clients he has served for over 30 years. Jeff is known throughout the Portland legal community for his experience, professionalism, and dedication to our local community. He is a Fellow with the American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers (AAML) and currently serves as the AAML Oregon Chapter President. Jeff will ...
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