McKinley Irvin Honors Family Law Attorneys Named 2014 Oregon Rising Stars by Super Lawyers Magazine
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McKinley Irvin Honors Family Law Attorneys Named 2014 Oregon Rising Stars by Super Lawyers Magazine

Posted on July 09, 2014 04:55pm

PORTLAND – July 9, 2014 – McKinley Irvin , the Northwest's premier family law firm, announced today that three attorneys from the firm's Portland office have been recognized by Super Lawyers as Oregon Rising Stars for 2014.

Since the firm first opened its Portland office in 2011, McKinley Irvin's dedicated attorneys have worked closely with Oregon families to offer legal counsel in all aspects of family law including divorce, custody, complex financial cases and LGBT law. Over the past three years the firm's presence in Oregon has grown to accommodate an increasing number of clients in Portland as well as Vancouver, Washington, Beaverton, Hillsboro, West Linn, Lake Oswego, and surrounding areas.

The following three McKinley Irvin attorneys practicing in Oregon have been selected as 2014 Rising Stars and identified as among the top performing family law attorneys in state.

  • Collin C. McKean, Partner in Charge, Family Law
  • Annelisa D. Smith, Associate, Family Law
  • Mindy S. Stannard, Associate, Family Law

"We are deeply invested in the Portland community and are proud to serve our clients in the region with award-winning attorneys such as these three stellar members of the McKinley Irvin team." said Sands McKinley, Founder of McKinley Irvin. "This recognition is a testament to our continued growth in Oregon and dedication to attracting and fostering top-tier talent."

The Rising Stars recognition is awarded by Super Lawyers Magazine to attorneys under the age of 40 or in practice for 10 years of less, who are nominated by their peers for their commitment to excellence in the field of law. Independent, third party research then determines the top 2.5 percent highest achieving attorneys in each state.

To view the full Oregon 2014 Super Lawyers and Rising Stars lists visit For more information on McKinley Irvin and the firm's attorneys, visit

About McKinley Irvin PLLC

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 its 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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