The firm is organized into specialized practice area teams. The lawyers in each group have developed a deep understanding of the legal issues and problems related to their area of practice. This focus allows the lawyers to analyze complex issues, spot subtle areas of concern, and develop solutions that are both practical and meet the client’s goals.
Our industry teams blend specialized industry and trade knowledge with extensive practice group experience to bring superior service to clients of both local and national organizations. Saalfeld Griggs’ industry team members understand all legal aspects of the industries we serve, and are equipped to counsel through even the most challenging of matters.
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Saalfeld Griggs is a respected Oregon business law firm with clients throughout the Willamette Valley and Pacific Northwest. Founded in Salem, Oregon in 1932, Saalfeld Griggs is large enough to handle complex business litigation and business transactions, yet small enough to develop close working relationships with its business clients. With clients doing business from Portland to Medford, Eugene to Bend, and Seattle to Ashland, the goal of each of our business lawyers is to learn about the client’s business, understand their needs and goals, and efficiently develop practical and cost-effective legal strategies.
The business and litigation attorneys at Saalfeld Griggs are organized into specialized practice area teams. The firm’s law practice areas include:
- Corporate / Business Law & Taxation
- Estate Planning & Probate
- Employee Benefits & Executive Compensation
- Employment Law, Employment Litigation and Employment Defense
- Creditors’ Rights & Bankruptcy
- Business Litigation, Arbitration and Appeals
- Real Estate & Land Use
Lawyers in each practice area team have developed a thorough understanding of the legal issues that are unique to their particular practice area. This deep understanding allows the business and trial lawyers and litigators at Saalfeld Griggs to provide firm clients with highly effective and innovative legal strategies and practical solutions for their business. When the need arises we defend and represent our clients in business lawsuits and all aspects of civil litigation. When a client’s legal issues are complex enough to cross practice areas, the teams work together to share their expertise. The common thread among all of the firm’s clients is the need for high quality, comprehensive legal services provided in a responsive, dependable and professional environment.
Our law firm’s lawyers also have extensive experience in several industries that are important to Oregon and the Pacific Northwest. The firm’s Industry Groups include:
- Agricultural Law & Agri-Business
- Construction Law & Construction Litigation
- Dental Services
- Financial Services
- Health Law
- Wineries & Breweries
Our Industry Group attorneys are leaders in their respective industries and are on the forefront of legal developments affecting clients in these industries. These lawyers customize their legal services in order to satisfy the specific needs of businesses and entrepreneurs in the represented industries.