Portland, OR – Jordan Ramis PC attorney Steven L. Shropshire was recently selected as the 2016 Best Lawyers “Lawyer of the Year” for Water Law in the Portland, OR area.
Only a single lawyer in each practice area and designated metropolitan area is honored as the “Lawyer of the Year.” Lawyers are selected based on particularly impressive voting averages received during the peer-review assessments.
In addition to the “Lawyer of the Year” award for Water Law, Steve was also listed in the 2016 Best Lawyers in America for Natural Resources Law.
“We are very proud of Steve’s accomplishments in Water Law,” said managing shareholder, Chris Reive. “Given recent changes both in the environmental landscape and in government policy, Steve’s strong understanding of Water Law and Water Rights will only become more of an asset to our clients going forward.”
Steve works out of Jordan Ramis PC’s Bend and Portland offices, and is part of the firm’s Dirt Law® practice group, focusing his practice on Water Law, Natural Resources Law, Real Estate Law, and Land Use Law. He has extensive experience in state and federal water law and policy, water quality issues, the Endangered Species Act, and ecosystem services credit transactions. He has been listed by Best Lawyers in Water Law and Natural Resources Law since 2012.