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Meet Laura T. Z. Montgomery

Attorney/Of Counsel

Laura has been working as a litigation attorney for the past 24 years. Laura’s strong energy, ample confidence and years of experience have resulted in her being a skilled and successful attorney and litigator, as well as an organized and accountable representative for her clients. Laura handles several different areas of practice including employment law, business and commercial litigation, real property and construction disputes and trust and estate disputes. Her extensive experience allows her to be versatile and flexible with her work. Laura’s participation with several local Bar associations including the American Bar Association, Federal Bar Association, Lane County Bar Association, Oregon State Bar Association, and the Washington State Bar Association, have given her additional insights into the court system.

Professional Memberships
  • American Bar Association, Member
  • Federal Bar Association, Member
  • Lane County Bar Association (Past Board Member, Board of Directors; Judicial Administration
    Committee Member; Employment Law Committee Member)
  • Lane County Women Lawyers
  • Oregon State Bar Association (Former Delegate, House of Delegates; Former Chair,
    Professional Responsibility Committee (LPRC); Former Member, Uniform Jury InstructionsCivil
  • Washington State Bar Association, Member
  • Oregon Women Lawyers Association, Member, Past Board Member, Board of Directors
  • Roland K. Rodman American Inn of Court, Former Member and Team Leader
  • South Eugene High School, Site Council Representative
  • Court Appointed Special Advocates, Member and Past President, Board of Directors
  • Rose Children’s Theatre, Member and Past President, Board of Directors
  • University of Oregon, School of Law (Judging for Moot Court and Mock Trial, Appellate
    Advocacy Program, Mediation, and Client Counseling Competitions; and Assistant Teaching
    Sections of Trial Practice Class)
  • J.D. University of Oregon
  • B.A., University of Oregon Honors
  • Graduate, National Institute for Trial Advocacy
Prior Experience
  • University of Oregon (Adjunct Professor 2014)
  • Lane County District Attorney (1993)


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Telephone: 541-686-9160

Practice Areas

Labor and Employment Litigation
Business and Commercial Litigation
Trademark and Copyright Litigation
Real Property and Construction Disputes
Trust and Estate Disputes
Media Law
School Law




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