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(541) 434-2411

 

Meet the Attorney

Owner and

Principal Attorney

 

Jet Harris

Jet has 20 years of litigation experience. Her practice is focused on civil litigation, including personal injury, real estate litigation and business and commercial litigation. Jet has handled many jury trials and brings extensive courtroom experience to the firm.

 

Jet began her legal career working as a Staff Attorney for the Eleventh Circuit Federal Court of Appeals in Atlanta, Georgia.  Jet then worked for several mid-sized law firms in the Atlanta area where she gained extensive litigation experience.  Moving back to Oregon in 2006, Jet put that experience to use by opening her own firm here in Eugene.

 

Jet is passionate about the integrity of the legal profession and served on the Legal Ethics Committee for the Oregon State Bar for 4 years, most recently as the Chair of the Legal Ethics Committee. Jet was also appointed in 2011 by the Oregon Supreme Court to serve on the State Bar Disciplinary Board and currently serves as the regional chair.

 

In her free time, Jet enjoys spending time with her family, camping, biking, gardening and trying to keep up with her three teenage kids.

 

 Areas of Practice

      • General Civil Litigation

      • Personal Injury

      • Real Estate Litigation

      • Business and Commercial Litigation

      • Specializing in Assisting Small Businesses with all their legal needs (set up, contracts, litigation, etc.)

 

 Bar Admissions

      • Oregon, 2007

      • Georgia, 1996

 

 Education

  • Willamette University College of Law, Salem, Oregon J.D. – 1996
  • University of Oregon, Eugene, Oregon. BS (Journalism) - 1989

 

 Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Lane County Bar Association, 2007 - Present
  • Oregon Women Lawyers
  • Oregon Trial Lawyers Association
  • Oregon Gay and Lesbian Law Association

 

 Pro Bono and Service Activities

  • Legal Ethics Committee – State Bar of Oregon (2008-2012)
  • Disciplinary Board (member)– State Bar of Oregon (2011-present)
  • Disciplinary Board - State Bar of Oregon Region 2 Chair (2015-present)

 

 

Support Staff

 

Bookkeeper, Paralegal, and Office Manager

 

Amanda Berends

 

Amanda graduated from Colorado State University with a Bachelor’s in liberal arts focusing on Music and Art education. Before relocating to Eugene, she taught in the Denver public schools as an elementary art teacher. Amanda moved to Eugene to support her husband's work towards his PhD in Chemistry.

 

Amanda worked with Sylvan Learning Center for two years as a Math, English, and Study Skills instructor. She began work at Harris Law Group in November 2012 and now works as the Paralegal, Office Manager, and Bookkeeper.

 

In her free time Amanda enjoys baking, gardening, and walking with her husband and daughter.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Harris Law Group, LLC

 

576 Olive Street, Ste. 206

Eugene, OR 97401

Phone: (541) 434-2411

Fax: (541) 683-3149