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Jody L. Stahancyk

is a Lawyer in Portland, OR

Portland, OR

Peer Rating  5/5.0 AV®Preeminent

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Areas of Law

  • Family Law
  • Custody Law
  • Estate Planning

Contact Information

Currently Employed At Stahancyk, Kent & Hook P.C.
2400 SE 4th Avenue
Portland, OR 97201

Overall Peer Rating

5 out of 5

  • Meets Very High Criteria of General Ethical Standards
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Experience & Credentials

Admission Details1973, Oregon
EducationLinfield College, B.A.; University of Oregon, J.D.
Additional Bio DetailsJody Stahancyk has earned her reputation as a strong woman with a generous heart, a formidable opponent in the courtroom, and a pillar of her community. She began her legal practice in 1973 as a Multnomah County Deputy District Attorney, where she successfully prosecuted for 6 years. In 1979 she was appointed as the Referee (Pro-tem Judge) for the Multnomah County Juvenile Court where she sat until 1982. After this appointment she spent a year as an Assistant Oregon Attorney General in the Consumer Protection Division. From 1983 until she began private practice in 1986, Jody was a full-time mother and wife. In 1986, Jody founded Stahancyk, Kent & Hook and has continued making innovative and creative advances in the area of family law to this day. She prides herself on creative solutions to difficult problems in every area of her work. Stahancyk, Kent & Hook has grown to have offices in Portland, Bend, Prineville and Astoria, Oregon and Vancouver, Washington. SK&H is one of the leading family law firms in the Northwest.

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