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More Than Just Portland, Oregon Divorce Lawyers

We explain the law to our clients
Family law is an expansive area of law which includes Oregon child custody issues, alimony (spousal support), child support, asset division, collaborative divorces, domestic partnership, child relocation, paternity, and child or spousal support modifications. Your case likely involves a number of these issues and you need a lawyer who can advise you on all aspects, from the valuation of a business to the nuances of a developmentally-appropriate parenting plan.

Our clients are more comfortable with the legal process because they are educated about what to expect throughout the case, rather than being kept in the dark. Clients often begin researching attorneys by using generic terms like “best Portland divorce lawyer,” “best child custody attorneys in Oregon” or “best Oregon lawyer.” The truth is, the best divorce attorney for your circumstance is the one who accomplishes your goals, communicates with you, and provides solid legal advice along the way. It is important to build a trusting relationship between client and attorney so that your needs can be met, and your goals can be accomplished.

Our Oregon family law lawyers are well-equipped to guide you through the legalities specific to your situation, and are far more than just divorce lawyers. If you need more than just an Oregon divorce attorney, call us to discuss your particular issue. Of course, if you need a divorce in Oregon, we can help with that too.

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A Practical Guide To Oregon Divorce
The partners at Brittle & Brittle P.C. are proud to offer for download our free e-Book: “A Practical Guide To Oregon Divorce: An approachable tour of the anatomy of an Oregon Divorce”. Download your copy for Kindle, iBook, Nook, ePub, or even web format!


The Philosophy of Brittle & Brittle – Family Law, Child Custody, and Divorce Lawyers

  • The Philosophy of Our Family Law, Child Custody, and Divorce Lawyers
    We explain the law to our clients
    Brittle & Brittle P.C. is a Portland, Oregon based law firm practicing in the areas of family law, custody modifications, Oregon divorce, adoption, and child custody issues. Our attorneys are committed to providing guidance to our clients in what is often a complex maze of the legal world. We enjoy the one-on-one interaction with people and the ability to effectuate a positive difference in our clients’ lives. It is our philosophy that every client deserves quality and experienced representation.

    Our Portland, Oregon divorce lawyers and child custody lawyers adhere to a philosophy of problem-solving first. While some clients look for lawyers who are known as aggressive and contentious litigators, our clients appreciate that we first use our legal expertise to facilitate faster and longer-lasting solutions. You need a attorney whose focus is to provide the best possible outcome – whether through settlement negotiation, mediation, collaborative law, or litigation – rather than heading straight for the most expensive and protracted option. Every client deserves quality and experienced representation.

    Our law firm was built on a foundation of integrity towards our clients. You can expect fair billing practices, excellent communication, and rigorous preparation at every stage of the case. When you come in for a consultation, you will receive a full dossier of information about family law, including this promise to you during your case.

Call Us For a Consultation

  • Why schedule a consultation today with a divorce lawyer?
    When you have a consultation at Brittle & Brittle, you will be given an overview of your rights and responsibilities under Oregon law. Our goal is to answer your initial questions so you can decide how to proceed. At the conclusion of the consultation, all potential clients receive a packet of information about our firm and general Oregon family law. Whenever possible during consultations, clients have the opportunity to meet with two of our attorneys – so you can meet us and so that we can get to know you. It is important that you get to ask the questions that are bothering you the most, and our goal is to make sure they are answered before you leave our office.

    When you hire our firm, you are hiring a team of legal experts, not just a single lawyer. With collective experience as attorneys, business owners, engineers, planning coordinators, and domestic violence advocates, our team has a sophisticated understanding of legal issues and how they affect people. You will receive practical, seasoned guidance on your important matter so you can make the best decisions possible for you and your family. Our lawyers focus primarily on all aspects of family law, divorce, child custody, and modifications.

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In The News

All too often divorce and family law lawyers are in the news for the wrong reasons. Brittle & Brittle P.C. has attracted media attention for doing things the right way. We are pleased to be featured in an article about our firm in Bloomberg Businessweek, Fortune, and Money magazines. You can find the printed publication in the August 2015 editions of these magazines in the Pacific Northwest.

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Our Clients Say It Best


The best Portland, Oregon divorce lawyers receive five star reviews
  • Two years ago I got into some extremely stupid legal trouble in college that required retaining a lawyer. I never expected I would ever need one, I just picked Adam Brittle based on the location. Best decision I ever made. He did not over-promise that I would walk away clean, but he did everything in his power to get my conviction to the lowest possible, which will be expungeable in a year. More recently, I applied to live in a new apartment which required a background screening. I called Adam to ask if he would be willing to write a quick email explaining what had happened in my case. Not being under any attorney/client obligation (no payment either) Adam wrote a genuine, professional explanation to the apt management that was above anything that I expected. Knowing how busy attorneys are and that time is money, I honestly would not have expected someone to take the time to do something like that…but Adam did, and I am very grateful.–Client Review from Google

  • I had never needed a lawyer before, but when I ended up in the wrong place in the wrong time, I ended up needing a criminal defense attorney. Adam spent the time to fully listen to me and investigate my side of the story. He was great about returning my calls and explaining in plain language what was happening and what my options were. Even if I was worried about the situation, he made me feel like he was truly on my side and informed. Ultimately, he helped me with a resolution that left me and my record unscathed. Thank you!–Client Review from Google

  • I am extremely pleased with the way that I have been treated by Brittle and Brittle. They have provided friendly and very effective service. I will recommend my friends and family members to them should they have the need for a top-notch legal team…–Client Review from Google

  • Jill and Adam Brittle are the ONLY attorneys you should call for assistance with child custody/modification issues. During the past 5 years I’ve hired a few different attorneys to assist me with complicated child custody issues which all resulted in my losing custody during very long, expensive, and emotional ordeals. As a result, I did a lot of research before deciding to hire Jill Brittle to represent me in a modification (attempt to regain custody). From the start, both Jill and Adam attentively listened and took interest in my cause. They were very clear about the process, legal options, and best strategy to proceed. All communication with them was timely and professional. Both are extremely knowledgeable about the laws and were very effective during attorney-attorney communication and the deposition proceedings. In fact, they were so good that we settled prior to the hearing on a child custody dispute spanning over 5 years! Amazing! Jill and Adam have literally changed my life and that of my children and I would give them the highest possible recommendation to represent anyone in family matters.–Client Review from Google

  • I showed up at Brittle & Brittle scared and unsure of my goals. On a recommendation from a lawyer friend, I first met with Jill, and then Adam arrived after he returned from court. These two work together perfectly! Jill answered every question I could throw at her at my first meeting. Adam arrived later and introduced himself and made me feel like I was in control of the circumstance… Brittle & Brittle showed the judge that not only do I have worth, but that my family deserves to be assisted in our transition to a new life after my divorce. Thank you so much you guys!–Client Review from Google

  • I hired a contractor who turned my life upside down. He stole from me and did lousy work. He was eventually convicted of numerous felonies but the court restitution was a joke. The court allowed him to pay me just .00 a month. At that rate it would have been twenty years for full settlement, I would be nearly 85 years old. I filed a petition with the court claiming the settlement violated my victim rights under the Oregon Constitution. I was going to represent myself, mistake! I filed for a continuance when the first hearing date arrived. I knew then, I would need legal assistance. I contacted Adam Brittle, when I found out he represents victims of crime. In less then an hour in the court room Adam was able to get me a fair settlement. I will now be paid back in two years and finally have the justice I was seeking.–Client Review from Google

  • From day one I had never second guessed my decision to hire them. Through their representation and guidance I was able to manage the best of a bad situation and could not have been more content with the results. I have attorneys for life and would highly recommend their counsel to anyone I know.–Client Review from Google

  • We owe a debt of gratitude to Adam Brittle! Recently I faced a situation regarding property damage to a vehicle that looked like it might need litigation to resolve. Since I was unsure of whether this was the appropriate and/or wise course of action to take, I contacted Adam. He took the time to study the details of my situation, and then carefully advised me of the pros and cons of proceeding with litigation. What we really appreciated was that there was absolutely no pressure from Adam to retain his professional services; he simply provided us with the information we needed, talked us through the steps that would be required, and then left the decision to us. We decided to go ahead and pursue a legal resolution to the dispute, and we were so impressed with Adam and his handling of our case. In spite of his busy schedule, he moved forward with our case immediately.–Client Review from Google

  • I had a very long and complicated Divorce lasting over 3 years. During the last year a situation out of my control required me to switch Attorneys. Jill Brittle was recommended to me by two people and after my first meeting with her I felt very confident that she could take over with very little delays, which in fact was the case! I strongly recommend this firm…–Client Review from Google

  • My husband was involved in a legal battle for custody of his 5 year old son for almost 1 year…. My husband and I, as well as our witnesses, were so prepared when the day of the hearing arrived. Jill was organized, articulate, and efficient. She seemed right at home in the courtroom, where her prevailing demeanor is calm and confident, but she knows how to handle things when it is time to get aggressive. … If we ever need an attorney again, Brittle & Brittle will be the first place we look. From the bottom of our hearts… thank you.–Client Review from Google


 

A Practical Guide to Oregon Divorce

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