Mr. Stephen F. Crew

Mr. Stephen F. Crew: Attorney with Crew Janci LLP AV stamp icon
  • Partner at Crew Janci LLP (3 Attorneys)
  • 1200 NW Naito Parkway, Suite 500, Portland, OR 97209-2534
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Involved in over 100 jury trials and with over three decades of experience, Stephen Crew represents the people of Portland, Oregon, in matters of antitrust, class action and civil litigation. Since obtaining the largest antitrust jury verdict in the Pacific Northwest for $84 million, he has focused his career on helping survivors of childhood sexual abuse. As an attorney with Crew Janci LLP, he takes on institutions of trust such as the Seventh-Day Adventist Church, the Catholic church, the Mormon church and the Boy Scouts of America.

An advocate for the rights of everyday people against insurance companies and large corporations, Mr. Crew focuses his law practice on complex commercial litigation, Title IX and childhood sexual abuse, including priest/clergy abuse and Boy Scout abuse. For his commitment to legal ethics and professional accomplishments, he earned the highest peer rating possible of AV Preeminent* from Martindale-Hubbell.

At the University of Oregon in 1974, he obtained a Bachelor of Business Administration before attending the Netherlands School of International Business where he earned a degree in International Business in 1973. He then attended Northwestern School of Law at Lewis and Clark College where he obtained a Juris Doctor in 1978.

He is a past chair and board member for Network Behavioral Healthcare and Ecunet Housing. From the Senior Law Project, he earned a pro bono award as a volunteer and currently volunteers for St. Andrew’s Legal Clinic. Mr. Crew is also a member of the Oregon Trial Lawyers Association, the Oregon Criminal Justice Council, the Psychiatric Security Review Board and several sections of the Oregon State Bar, the American Bar Association and the Multnomah Bar Association.

Areas of Practice (23)

  • Childhood Sexual Abuse
  • Boy Scout Abuse
  • Priest/Catholic Abuse
  • Other Religious/Clergy Abuse
  • LDS Abuse
  • Title IX/Colleges & Universities Discrimination
  • Complex Commercial Litigation
  • Public/Private/Boarding Schools
  • Wrongful Death
  • Personal Injury
  • Orphanage/Foster Home Abuse
  • Mormon Abuse
  • Treatment Facilities & Care Providers
  • Child Porn & Trafficking
  • SDA Abuse
  • Sports/Camps Abuse
  • Crime Victims Rights
  • Assault & Battery -- Plaintiff
  • Domestic Violence & Neglect
  • Litigation & Appeals
  • Nursing Home Abuse and Neglect
  • Sexual Abuse
  • Sexual Harassment

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
503-622-9769  Phone
888-407-0224  Phone
503 467-4940  Fax
University Attended:
Netherlands School of International Business, B.S., International Business, 1973; University of Oregon, B.B.A., 1973
Law School Attended:
Northwestern School of Law at Lewis and Clark College, J.D., 1978
Year of First Admission:
1978, Oregon; 1978, U.S. District Court, District of Oregon; 1980, U.S. Court of Appeals, Ninth Circuit

American Bar Association;

- Antitrust and Trade Committee;

- Litigation Committee;

Oregon State Bar;

- Defense of Indigent Accused Committee, past chair;

- Litigation Section;

- Business Litigation Section;

- Oregon State Bar Disciplinary Counsel;

- Antitrust Section;

Multnomah Bar Association;

- Professionalism Committee, past chair;

- Defense of Indigent Accused Committee, past chair;

- Equality on the Legal Profession Committee, past chair;

Oregon Criminal Justice Council;

Psychiatric Security Review Board;

Oregon Trial Lawyers Association

Reported Cases:

Kerry Lewis v. Boy Scouts of America; 21 Survivors v. Pingry Prep School; 13 Survivors v. the American School in Japan (ASIJ)

Hobbies & interests:

Campaign for Equal Justice; St. Andrew’s Legal Clinic, Volunteer; Senior Law Project, Volunteer; Network Behavioral Healthcare, board member and past chair; Ecunet Housing, board member and past chair

Payment Information:
  • Credit cards accepted
  • Accepts Visa, MasterCard, American Express, Discover and Other
  • Free Initial Consultation

Peer Reviews

A Martindale-Hubbell Peer Rating reflects a combination of achieving a Very High General Ethical Standards rating and a Legal Ability numerical rating.

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