McKinley Irvin’s Presence in the Portland Area Grows with New Downtown Location
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McKinley Irvin’s Presence in the Portland Area Grows with New Downtown Location

Posted on June 05, 2013 04:54pm

Region’s Largest Family Law Firm expands its presence in Portland

PORTLAND – June 5, 2013 – McKinley Irvin, the Pacific Northwest’s largest family law firm announced today that its Portland office has moved into an expanded space in downtown Portland. The firm has 55 employees with offices in Seattle, Tacoma and Portland.

The new 5,000 square foot Portland office is located on the 18th floor of the 1000 Broadway building, and will allow the firm to better serve clients and accommodate a growing number of attorneys based in the Portland area. In addition to serving the Portland community, McKinley Irvin also serves clients in Vancouver, Washington, Beaverton, Hillsboro, West Linn, Lake Oswego, and surrounding areas.

“We opened our first Portland office in 2011 with the goal of bringing our firm’s extensive family law experience to the Portland community,” said Sands McKinley, McKinley Irvin founding partner. “Over the past two years we have worked closely with many Oregon families and are committed to continuing to be a part of the Portland community and expanding our presence over the coming years.”

McKinley Irvin’s attorneys have more than 250 years of combined experience in family law. The firm’s new 5,000 square foot office will now serve as home base for the six person team that specializes in all aspects of family law particularly complex financial cases and high conflict matters including divorce, custody, LGBT law, and international issues.

“We pride ourselves on the relationships we form with our clients,” said McKinley. “Going through a divorce or family legal matters is stressful and our attorneys do all they can to help our clients make the best choices for themselves and their families. We have a vast understanding of breadth and nuances of family law and are deeply committed to our clients. For us it’s as much about providing great personal service as representing our clients in negotiations or court.”



Founded in 1991, McKinley Irvin is the Pacific Northwest’s largest law firm focusing exclusively on the practice of family law. McKinley Irvin is 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, domestic partnerships, and other family law practice areas.

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