Maxwell is an eight-year-old with autism who had outgrown his car seat. Legal aid helped Maxwell’s mom, Charity, win an insurance appeal to get the specialty car seat he needed to keep him safe and follow his therapy plan.
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Congratulations to our Award Winners!
Congratulations to our 2022 Annual Campaign Award Winners: Paul Matthias-Bennetch, Ring Bender LLP, and Perkins Coie! Associate Award: Paul Matthias-Bennetch Paul Matthias-Bennetch is the winner of this year’s Associate Award. Paul is a litigation attorney at Holland & Knight in Portland focusing on complex commercial litigation. He worked with his colleague and co-chair of the …
Save the Date for our 33rd Annual Awards Reception
Thank you for all your support and, especially, the work many of you put into our end-of-year fundraising campaign. Our campaign season continues through the end of March and we hope you’ll celebrate with us at our 33rd Annual Awards Reception. We’ll come together to highlight the work and accomplishments of CEJ, legal aid, and …
Photos from our End Of Year Party!
It was great celebrating with many of you at our End of Year Party. What a great way to close out 2023! Thanks for all you do to support legal aid!
Photos from our Lane County Luncheon!
We had a great turnout at the Lane County Regional Luncheon- thank you all for coming! We enjoyed connecting with the local legal community and hearing from our Keynote Speaker John VanLandingham, introduced by former Chief Justice Martha Walters. A big thank you to all of our speakers!
Join CEJ at our Holiday Party
Join us for Our Holiday Party! Date: December 13th, 2023 • Time: 5:00 to 7:00 p.m. Location: Perkins Coie, 1120 NW Couch St., 10th floor, Portland, OR 97209 Please join us on December 13th for the CEJ Holiday Party! Hosted in Perkins Coie’s beautiful office space, enjoy appetizers and drinks, socialize with colleagues and friends, and …
You & Legal Aid Helped Clara
After Clara's abuser sent her to the hospital with life-threatening injuries, legal aid helped keep her and her son safe and in their home.
You & Legal Aid Helped Emily
Emily's husband was violent and the violence was escalating. Legal aid helped guide Emily through the restraining order process.
You & Legal Aid Helped Steve
When "Steve's" landlord shut off the boiler, leaving all the tenants without heat for eight months, legal aid helped them assert their rights.