McKinley Irvin Family Law Attorneys Named in 2019 Oregon Super Lawyers
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McKinley Irvin Family Law Attorneys Named in 2019 Oregon Super Lawyers

Posted on July 05, 2019 08:21am

PORTLAND – July 5, 2019 – McKinley Irvin, the Pacific Northwest’s premier family law firm, announced today that two attorneys in the firm’s Portland office have been named to the 2019 Oregon Super Lawyers and Rising Stars List.

  • Jeffrey Matthews, Partner – Oregon Super Lawyers 2007-2019
  • Jack Dekovich, Attorney – Oregon Rising Stars 2019

2019 is Jeff Matthews’ twelfth year to be honored as an Oregon Super Lawyer and the inaugural year for Jack Dekovich to be named a Rising Star. To be selected for this distinction, lawyers nominate their peers for exceptional professional accomplishments and ability in the practice of law. Oregon Super Lawyers represents the top five percent of all attorneys in Oregon. Oregon Rising Stars represents the top 2.5 percent of attorneys who are under 40 or have been in practice for less than 10 years.

Matthews focuses his family law practice on cases with complex property distribution issues and high conflict parenting disputes. He is also a fellow with the American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers (AAML) and past president of the AAML Oregon Chapter.

Dekovich is a family law attorney focused on divorce and other family matters, such as child custody, relocation, domestic violence, and legal separation. He is the current Family Law Section Co-Chair of the Oregon Trial Lawyers Association.

“Jeff Matthews and Jack Dekovich are dedicated advocates for their clients and their community,” said Rita Herrera Irvin, founder of McKinley Irvin. “We are proud to have both our veteran and younger attorneys recognized for their excellent work and the respect of their professional peers.”

With the inclusion of Matthews and Dekovich, a total of 19 McKinley Irvin attorneys were named Super Lawyers and Rising Stars this year across the firm’s offices in Oregon and Washington. To view the full Oregon 2019 Super Lawyers and Rising Stars lists visit For more information on McKinley Irvin Family Law, visit

About McKinley Irvin

Founded in 1991, McKinley Irvin is the Pacific Northwest’s premier law firm focusing exclusively on the practice of family law. McKinley Irvin attorneys are known for their effective legal representation and compassionate client service, representing clients in family law matters including divorce (dissolution), child custody, child support, relocation, parenting plan and child support modifications, international family law, military family law, and other family law practice areas.

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