Portland, OR:

Kell, Alterman & Runstein, L.L.P.

Kell, Alterman & Runstein, L.L.P.
  • Portland, OR
  • The Pacific Building, 520 SW Yamhill Street, Suite 600, Portland, OR 97204-1329
  • Our clients rely on Kell, Alterman & Runstein to deliver effective, cost-efficient, and pragmatic legal solutions to their business, environmental, creditors' rights, litigation, estate, trademark, tax, and family law challenges.
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    4.8/5.0 (39)
    Client Reviews
    < 50% Recommended (3)
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About our Portland, OR: office

Since 1929, Kell, Alterman & Runstein, L.L.P. has provided regional and national clients with premier representation in a range of legal work, including all aspects of business law, environmental law, family issues, and litigation. After more than 80 years, we still follow the same principles on which our firm was founded: vigorous advocacy, the highest levels of client service, and active community involvement. We represent clients throughout the Pacific Northwest from our offices in Portland and Vancouver.

We build the value and the strength of our client relationships on a strong foundation: understanding and advancing our clients' goals. Kell, Alterman & Runstein has earned a reputation as a professional and welcoming firm that provides timely, effective, and thoughtful legal representation and services to individuals, families, and businesses of all sizes.

We draw on over two centuries of collective experience to provide each Kell, Alterman & Runstein client consistently excellent legal services. Martindale-Hubbell, a national directory of attorneys, has awarded several of our attorneys its prestigious AV Preeminent rating, a recognition of their high ethical standards and legal ability. Attorneys from our firm have also been selected as Best Lawyers in America.

Attorneys at Kell, Alterman & Runstein contribute to our local communities through service on the boards of directors of the Anti-Defamation League, Portland State University Foundation, American Red Cross, Oregon Association of Children with Learning Disabilities, Oregon Advocacy Center (now known as Disability Rights Oregon), American Cancer Society, and Portland Energy Conservation, Inc. They also support community partners like New Avenues for Youth, Oregon Lawyers against Hunger, Legal Aid Services of Oregon, and the MacDonald Center.

Office Details

Contact Information:
503.222.3531  Phone
503-766-4986  Phone
503.222.3531  Phone
503.227.2980  Fax
503.227.2980  Fax
www.kelrun.com
Mailing Address:
The Pacific Building, 520 SW Yamhill Street, Suite 600, Portland, OR 97204-1329
Office Size:
18
Year Established:
1929
Languages:
American Sign Language, French, German, and Italian.
Payment Information:
  • Credit cards accepted
  • Accepts Visa and MasterCard
  • Fixed Hourly Rates
  • Fixed Fees Available
  • Clients
    References: Union Bank of California, N.A. (Portland Branch); The Bank of Tokyo-Mitsubishi, Ltd. (Portland Branch); US Bank (Portlano Branch); (5th S. Main Branch).
    Clients
    REPRESENTATIVE CLIENTS: Albina Fuel; The Ash Organization; Baxter Auto Parts, Inc.; Carlton Chain Co.; Chase Manhattan Bank; Columbia Wire & Iron Works, Inc.; Fibrex & Shipping; Hallmark Inns & Resorts, Inc.; Independent Dispatch, Inc.; NEC America, Inc.; Nordisk Skibi; Oregon Metal Slitters, Inc.; Portland Adventist Medical Center; Rose City Label Co.; Shokookai of Portland; Soderstrom Architects, P.C.; TMT Development Co., Inc.; Waste Control Systems, Inc.
    Reference: Bank of the West.
    State Bar Summary:

    All Partners and Associates are members of the Oregon State Bar; six Partners and Associates are members of the Washington State Bar Association; one Associate is a member of the State Bar of New Mexico.

    Partnership Information:

    A professional Limited Liability Partnership.

    Office Hours:
    Monday
    08:00 AM - 06:00 PM
    Tuesday
    08:00 AM - 06:00 PM
    Wednesday
    08:00 AM - 06:00 PM
    Thursday
    08:00 AM - 06:00 PM
    Friday
    08:00 AM - 05:30 PM

    Areas of Practice (27)

    Specific Areas of Practice for our Portland office:

    • Commercial Law
    • Trusts and Estates
    • Probate
    • Creditors Rights
    • Environmental
    • Litigation
    • Taxation
    • Intellectual Property
    • Patents
    • Real Estate
    • Securities Law
    • Trade Secrets
    • Trademarks
    • Family Law
    • Divorce
    • Personal Injury
    • Immigration Law
    • Products Liability
    • Medical Malpractice
    • Franchises and Franchising
    • Employment
    • International Law
    • Civil Rights
    • Construction Law
    • Utility Law
    • Health Care Law
    • Zoning, Planning and Land Use

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    • CA
      Clifford B. Alterman
      (1925-1995)
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      Raymond M. Kell
      (1911-1991)
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    • 3.3/5.0 (3 reviews)
    • (1 recommendation)
    • Communication

      3.5/5.0
    • Responsiveness

      3.3/5.0
    • Quality of Service

      3.3/5.0
    • Value for Money

      3.0/5.0
    • Recommended 5.0/5.0 Review for Robert E. Kabacy on 02/04/11 in Business Law.

      Bob is excellent in the estate planning arena as well. He is extremely thorough and thoughtful.

      Bob is excellent in the estate planning arena as well. He is extremely thorough and thoughtful. Read less

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    • No Recommendations   1.8/5.0 Review for Dennis Steinman on 08/28/15 in Employee Benefits.

      Dennis totally overbilled me for his services. I lost more money by having him as an attorney than I stood to win in the first place. He never warned me that he was going to charge so much. He did not give an explanation for the excess fees except... Read more

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      Dennis totally overbilled me for his services. I lost more money by having him as an attorney than I stood to win in the first place. He never warned me that he was going to charge so much. He did not give an explanation for the excess fees except for "Reviewing the case". I plan to contact the Better Business Bureau to file a claim against him and his firm. Read less

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    Portland, Oregon

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      Portland, OR 97204-1329

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