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Cosgrave Vergeer Kester LLP

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About Cosgrave Vergeer Kester LLP

Cosgrave is a trusted local law firm that possesses considerable experience in both legal and corporate settings. The firm has received excellent feedback from its clients, as evidenced by one satisfied client who stated, "I am confident that without your efforts and interest in my case, the outcome would have been much less favorable. I cannot thank you enough for your tenacious belief in my case and the outstanding legal representation you provided me."

The firm's primary objective is to establish lasting partnerships with its clients by gaining a deep understanding of their businesses and providing customized, cost-effective legal solutions and strategic advice. Cosgrave offers a wide range of legal services, including business transactions, construction, employment, estate planning, litigation, occupational health and safety, real estate, and taxation, to cater to the diverse needs of clients from various industries.

Cosgrave's attorneys are well-versed in mediation and work diligently towards resolving disputes in the best interest of clients. However, when necessary, the firm is prepared to litigate and has achieved remarkable results in over 800 cases. The firm also has a team of skilled appellate attorneys who have argued cases before the Oregon Supreme Court, Oregon Court of Appeals, Washington Supreme Court, Washington Court of Appeals, and the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit.

Cosgrave possesses a deep understanding of the Pacific Northwest and its industries, economy, and government, making it a valuable resource for both local and national clients with local interests. The firm's active participation in industry associations, such as the Oregon Mortgage Lenders Association, Home Builders Association of Metropolitan Portland, Oregon Restaurant and Lodging Association, and more, demonstrates its commitment to staying current and connected in the industry. Additionally, the firm's lawyers bring practical experience from prior careers in fields such as nursing, counseling, accounting, real estate appraisal, and business ownership, adding depth to its legal practice.

As a member of ALFA International, a global legal network with 150 member firms worldwide, Cosgrave leverages its local expertise to provide effective legal solutions while also accessing the collective wisdom and experience of other member firms globally.

Cosgrave's lawyers are leaders in the legal community and are dedicated to upholding the highest standards in the practice of law. The firm is proud to count a pro tem judge on the Multnomah County Circuit Court among its ranks, as well as several former presidents of the Multnomah Bar Association and the Oregon Association of Defense Counsel. The firm's lawyers have also served on various committees, sections, and commissions within the Oregon State Bar and the American Bar Association, while still finding time to participate in continuing legal education seminars and contribute to law-related publications.

Cosgrave's accomplishments have earned recognition from the legal community, with four partners included in the current edition of Best Lawyers in America and two lawyers honored with the Multnomah Bar Association's Professionalism Award. As members of the Oregon community, the firm actively supports the economic and social well-being of the region through charitable donations, pro bono legal work, a scholarship fund, and individual volunteer activities. The firm's culture reflects the values of the Oregon lifestyle, emphasizing face-to-face relationships and the latest in communication technology.

Location and Practice Areas Wise Attorney Count:

Total Offices: 2

Total Attorneys: 25

Total number of Attorneys in this Practice Area:

Practice Areas No. of Attorneys
Corporate 2
Litigation 23
Real Estate 1
Trusts and Estates 1

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