We are experts in areas where legal challenges often arise for agricultural producers including; commercial contracts, land sales, leases, easements, financing, employment, water rights, and other natural resource issues. Our legal expertise and on-farm experience makes us uniquely qualified to represent farmers.
Our firm assists a number of Oregon special districts on issues involving internal governance, water rights, facility operations, real property, water quality, litigation, legislative drafting, litigation, and a wide range of regulatory matters. We understand the critical role played by state entities and we apply our experience to protect their operations and help them perform efficiently.
Renewable energy production often impacts agricultural operations. Hydroelectric operations often coexist with agricultural diversions while solar, wind, transmission facilities are often sited on crop and ranch land. We assist in the planning, development, and management of wind, solar, and hydro projects. Our project experience and expertise helps protect our clients. When issues arise, we deploy an expert team to resolve complex issues.