Handling All Your Legal Needs Under One Roof

Law Offices of Dean C. Werst is a general law practice serving individuals and businesses throughout the Portland metro area. At our law office in West Linn, Oregon, we provide a wide range of legal services to meet the needs of a diverse client base.

Our law firm was founded by attorney Dean Werst, who has more than 35 years of legal experience and is a respected member of the local business community. Prior to becoming a lawyer, Werst worked for a title insurance company. As a local business owner and commercial property owner, he brings this vast array of experience when advising on business transactions.

What We Do

Our areas of concentration include:

  • Estate planning and probate matters: Careful planning can reduce the stress on family members and ensure your wishes are known and can be followed. We draft tailored estate plans that often include trusts designed for your unique situation. If a loved one has passed away and you don't know where to start, we have more than 35 years assisting clients through the probate process.
  • Business and commercial transactions: We draft, negotiate and review contracts related to business purchase and sales, real estate transactions and general business contracts.
  • Real estate: Our firm represents individuals and businesses in residential and commercial real estate matters, including home purchases and sales, closings, commercial real estate transactions, commercial lease agreements and landlord and tenant agreements.
  • Criminal defense: Attorney David Mitchell knows how to build a solid defense and protect your rights when you face criminal charges.
  • Personal injury: We seek full compensation on behalf of those injured and their families. We handle auto accident claims and other general negligence-based claims.

Most litigation is handled by associated trial professionals. This assures the client that each case will be handled by a professional team from beginning to end.

Schedule A Consultation Today

When facing a legal problem, waiting rarely makes the situation better. Act quickly and make an appointment to speak with one of our attorneys by sending us an email or calling 503-342-2389.