Adam Anderson - Associate


A member of Jordan Ramis PC's Business Law team, Adam focuses his practice on helping local businesses and business owners achieve their goals.  Adam's skills and experience help guide his clients from start-up, reorganization, and litigation, to tax and succession planning,   

Adam is also a part of the public charter school practice at Jordan Ramis and has advised Oregon public charter schools through complex litigation, federal and state funding disputes, employment matters, and compliance with public contracting and public records laws.

Adam believes that innovation, enterprise, and education is the key to a vibrant national future, and he is passionate about the important role small businesses and charter schools can play in that future.  He enjoys the challenge of finding creative solutions to tough questions.  


  • Education & AdmissionsEducation:
    • B.A., cum laude, University of Oregon, 2005
    • M.L.S. with a concentration in E-government and information policy, University of Maryland-College Park, 2008
    • J.D., Northwestern School of Law at Lewis & Clark College, 2011
    • State of Oregon
  • Memberships & Activities
    • Oregon State Bar, Estate Planning and Administration Section
    • Oregon State Bar, Taxation Section
    • Multnomah Bar Association


  • Articles
    • Trump Intends an Overhaul of Federal Tax Laws Affecting Businesses
    • Tenant Evictions in Portland
    • Include RUFADAA Provisions in Your Will to Protect Your Digital Assets
    • Avoiding Probate Court in Oregon & Washington
    • Portland CEO Pay Tax Targets Wealth Inequality
    • Oregon Seeks to Ensure Equal Pay for All
    • Change is Here for Federal Tax Laws
    • New Laws Affect Oregon Tobacco Retailers as Oregon Increases Smoking Age
    • President Trump’s Tax Plan Promises Sweeping Changes to the Federal Tax Code
    • FBAR and FATCA Filing Requirements for Foreign Bank Accounts
    • Changes to Renters’ Rights in Oregon May Be Imminent
    • Oregon Marijuana User Privacy Law
    • Fair Work Week and Drug Decriminalization in Oregon
    • Oregon Business Tax Changes for 2018
    • Recent Changes to Oregon's Public Records Law Will Affect Public Charter Schools
    • The Trump Tax Bill Will Greatly Impact Nonprofit Sector Revenues
  • Presentations
    • "Critical Employment Law Developments," Charter Schools Annual Conference, August 2016


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  • Ph: 5035985540
  • Office: 2 Centerpointe Dr #600
    Lake Oswego, OR 97035