541.316.1588            210 SW 5th Street Redmond OR  97756       M-F 8:00 – 5:00 pm

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With a dynamic talented team

Helen
Client Care Coordinator
10 years experience

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Helen has been across the world, from England to Australia to the US with many adventures along the way. With a passion for helping people, she enjoyed a nursing career before starting with Fitch and Neary.

Camping, hiking and living life in the sun and snow, Helen and her family are adventurous and an athletic family.  Their family motto is, “Life is an adventure, why not conquer it together.”.

 

Helen has been across the world, from England to Australia to the US with many adventures along the way. With a passion for helping people, she enjoyed a nursing career before starting with Fitch and Neary.

Camping, hiking and living life in the sun and snow, Helen and her family are adventurous and an athletic family.  Their family motto is, “Life is an adventure, why not conquer it together.”.

 

Patricia
Paralegal
25 years experience

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Patricia graduated from Belmont Abbey College in Belmont, North Carolina in 1986 obtaining a Bachelor’s Degree in History and then obtained a Master of Arts Degree from George Washington University in Washington, DC in 1989.  In the 90s, Patricia worked as a paralegal for a Fortune 500 company in Charlotte, North Carolina where she maintained over 200 company minutes books, reported officer stock purchasers/sales with the NYSE and SEC, assisted with multiple purchases and divestitures, worked with the company’s risk management department on managing product liability cases as well as assisting with the paperwork for the company’s environmental cleanup of superfund sites.  Moving to Oregon in 2003, Patricia worked for a personal injury attorney in Bend for 4 years before taking a position in Redmond, Oregon in 2007 where she began assisting attorneys doing general litigation, land use, estate planning, probate, company formations and bankruptcy. Patricia was the President of Central Oregon Legal Professions for over 5 years and is currently COLP’s Chapter Director.  In 2018, Patricia was NALS of Oregon’s Annual Meeting Chair.  In her free time, Patricia is a co-director of the NwRSA (Northwest Regional Spinning Association) Area 6065. She also enjoys her membership in the local historical society and VFW Auxiliary.  Patricia resides in Prineville with her husband.

 

Patricia graduated from Belmont Abbey College in Belmont, North Carolina in 1986 obtaining a Bachelor’s Degree in History and then obtained a Master of Arts Degree from George Washington University in Washington, DC in 1989.  In the 90s, Patricia worked as a paralegal for a Fortune 500 company in Charlotte, North Carolina where she maintained over 200 company minutes books, reported officer stock purchasers/sales with the NYSE and SEC, assisted with multiple purchases and divestitures, worked with the company’s risk management department on managing product liability cases as well as assisting with the paperwork for the company’s environmental cleanup of superfund sites.  Moving to Oregon in 2003, Patricia worked for a personal injury attorney in Bend for 4 years before taking a position in Redmond, Oregon in 2007 where she began assisting attorneys doing general litigation, land use, estate planning, probate, company formations and bankruptcy. Patricia was the President of Central Oregon Legal Professions for over 5 years and is currently COLP’s Chapter Director.  In 2018, Patricia was NALS of Oregon’s Annual Meeting Chair.  In her free time, Patricia is a co-director of the NwRSA (Northwest Regional Spinning Association) Area 6065. She also enjoys her membership in the local historical society and VFW Auxiliary.  Patricia resides in Prineville with her husband.

 

Assertive. Experienced. Educated. 

Seasoned attorneys

Talented paralegals

Committed support team

Decades of experience

Diverse backgrounds

Involved in the community

Krystal
Office Manager
5 years experience

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Krystal earned a Bachelor of Music Degree in Secondary Education and primarily worked in Social Service/Education/Site Management. She has been managing business finances since 2014.

Krystal is an active wife and mother that enjoys time with her family and friends. They stay very busy with school, sports and exploring the outdoors. Krystal greatly enjoys the sense of community she experiences with other families, from group rides to busy game seasons, there are always friendly faces.  Krystal parlayed her love of kids, sports and photography into a business creating unique photos of treasured events.

 

Krystal earned a Bachelor of Music Degree in Secondary Education and primarily worked in Social Service/Education/Site Management. She has been managing business finances since 2014.

Krystal is an active wife and mother that enjoys time with her family and friends. They stay very busy with school, sports and exploring the outdoors. Krystal greatly enjoys the sense of community she experiences with other families, from group rides to busy game seasons, there are always friendly faces.  Krystal parlayed her love of kids, sports and photography into a business creating unique photos of treasured events.

 

Linda
Paralegal
25 years experience

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Linda is a paralegal assisting the attorneys in the areas of civil litigation, personal injury and land use. Her first introduction to law was working part time for a law firm during college.  An assistant left the firm and Linda was asked to fill the position.  At first, Linda said no, but being attorneys; they were very persuasive. That was over 25 years ago, and she is still working in the areas of civil litigation, personal injury and land use.  Linda has a busy schedule enjoying four children and four grandsons, gardening, hiking, cross-country skiing and bike riding   

 

Linda is a paralegal assisting the attorneys in the areas of civil litigation, personal injury and land use. Her first introduction to law was working part time for a law firm during college.  An assistant left the firm and Linda was asked to fill the position.  At first, Linda said no, but being attorneys; they were very persuasive. That was over 25 years ago, and she is still working in the areas of civil litigation, personal injury and land use.  Linda has a busy schedule enjoying four children and four grandsons, gardening, hiking, cross-country skiing and bike riding   

 

Andrew was born and raised in Redmond, graduating from Redmond High School in 2005. He attended college at Linfield in McMinnville, Oregon, graduating with a degree in history as well as a teaching certificate in secondary education. He also competed on the golf team at Linfield. He served as an AmeriCorps volunteer for 2 years, 1 year in Port Angeles, WA and 1 year in Sacramento, CA before attending law school at Willamette University in Salem, Oregon.

Andrew married his wife Emily in 2015 and they moved to Redmond soon after. They have 1 daughter Allison who was born in January of 2018. His brother, Alex, lives in the Portland area with his wife and 1-year old daughter. Andrew and Emily enjoy spending time in Redmond and recently bought a house downtown. They enjoy walking to local parks, breweries and everything else downtown has to offer. They also like to go on hikes and camping with Allison and their dog, Henry. Andrew enjoys playing and watching golf and basketball and his favorite team is the Portland Trailblazers.

Fitch Law Group, PC, Redmond, OR                                                      

Attorney

  • Research and write legal memos on issues such as employment law, contract disputes, real estate and land use law and administrative law issues
  • Write and edit court pleadings, including motions for summary judgment, answers, complaints, declarations and exhibits
  • Prepare for and attend hearings, depositions, mediations, and trials  
  • Meet with clients, assess their legal needs and make recommendations

Avamere Office of General Counsel, Salem, OR                                     

Law Clerk

  • Drafted and reviewed business and real estate documents
  • Reviewed contract agreements for medical facilities

Garrett Hemann Robertson, Salem, OR                                                     

Law Clerk

  • Researched and wrote legal memoranda on such topics as contract law and tax law
  • Assisted in litigation matters such as responding to discovery requests and preparing trial binders
  • Drafted and reviewed business and real estate documents including operating agreements and lease agreements

PSU Office of General Counsel, Portland, OR                                                     

Legal Extern

  • Drafted university documents including  settlement agreements, lease agreements, contracts, and a demonstration guidelines policy
  • Researched and wrote legal memoranda on such topics as: copyright and trademark law, health law (HIPPA), tax law, and ADA compliance
  • Interpreted current legislation, statutes, and administrative regulations

ATTORNEY, NAMED PARTNER

ANDREW FITCH

PRACTICE AREAS

Civil Litigation, Employment Law
Small Claims
Landlord/Tenant
Family Law

EDUCATION

Willamette University, College of Law, Salem, OR

Juris Doctor, Cum Laude 

Editor, Willamette Law Online

Linfield College, McMinnville, OR

Bachelor of Arts, History, 2009

PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATIONS

Oregon State Bar
Deschutes County Bar Association

BOARD MEMBERSHIPS  

Member of Redmond Rotary – President 2018-19
Member of Redmond Executive Association
Board Member of St. Thomas Academy Advisory Council
Member of Juniper Golf Course Committee

ANDREW FITCH

ATTORNEY, NAMED PARTNER

Andrew was born and raised in Redmond, graduating from Redmond High School in 2005. He attended college at Linfield in McMinnville, Oregon, graduating with a degree in history as well as a teaching certificate in secondary education. He also competed on the golf team at Linfield. He served as an AmeriCorps volunteer for 2 years, 1 year in Port Angeles, WA and 1 year in Sacramento, CA before attending law school at Willamette University in Salem, Oregon.

Andrew married his wife Emily in 2015 and they moved to Redmond soon after. They have 1 daughter Allison who was born in January of 2018. His brother, Alex, lives in the Portland area with his wife and 1-year old daughter. Andrew and Emily enjoy spending time in Redmond and recently bought a house downtown. They enjoy walking to local parks, breweries and everything else downtown has to offer. They also like to go on hikes and camping with Allison and their dog, Henry. Andrew enjoys playing and watching golf and basketball and his favorite team is the Portland Trailblazers.

Fitch Law Group, PC, Redmond, OR                                                      

Attorney

  • Research and write legal memos on issues such as employment law, contract disputes, real estate and land use law and administrative law issues
  • Write and edit court pleadings, including motions for summary judgment, answers, complaints, declarations and exhibits
  • Prepare for and attend hearings, depositions, mediations, and trials  
  • Meet with clients, assess their legal needs and make recommendations

Avamere Office of General Counsel, Salem, OR                                     

Law Clerk

  • Drafted and reviewed business and real estate documents
  • Reviewed contract agreements for medical facilities

Garrett Hemann Robertson, Salem, OR                                                     

Law Clerk

  • Researched and wrote legal memoranda on such topics as contract law and tax law
  • Assisted in litigation matters such as responding to discovery requests and preparing trial binders
  • Drafted and reviewed business and real estate documents including operating agreements and lease agreements

PSU Office of General Counsel, Portland, OR                                                     

Legal Extern

  • Drafted university documents including  settlement agreements, lease agreements, contracts, and a demonstration guidelines policy
  • Researched and wrote legal memoranda on such topics as: copyright and trademark law, health law (HIPPA), tax law, and ADA compliance
  • Interpreted current legislation, statutes, and administrative regulations

PRACTICE AREAS

Civil Litigation, Employment Law
Small Claims
Landlord/Tenant
Family Law

EDUCATION

Willamette University, College of Law, Salem, OR

Juris Doctor, Cum Laude 

Editor, Willamette Law Online

Linfield College, McMinnville, OR

Bachelor of Arts, History, 2009

PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATIONS

Oregon State Bar
Deschutes County Bar Association

BOARD MEMBERSHIPS

Member of Redmond Rotary
President 2018-19 Redmond Rotary
Member of Redmond Executive Association
Board Member of St. Thomas Academy Advisory Council
Member of Juniper Golf Course Committee

ATTORNEY, MANAGING PARTNER

SEAN NEARY

PRACTICE AREAS

Estate Planning, Wills, Trusts, Probate,
Immigration, Bankruptcy (Chapter 7 & 13), Civil Litigation,
Business Formation and Transactions

EDUCATION

Gonzaga University

Bachelor’s of Business Administration
Dussault Merit Scholarship Recipient
Omicron Delta Epsilon – Economics Honor Society

Willamette University College of Law

Juris Doctorate, cum laude
Certificate in Dispute Resolution
Associate Editor, Willamette Law Review

PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATIONS

Oregon State Bar
Deschutes County Bar Association

BOARD MEMBERSHIPS  

Redmond Economic Development, Inc.
Redmond Airport Advisory Committee
Redmond 2040 Vision Steering Committee
Certified Beer Judge, National Beer Judge Certification Program
Cascade Fermentation Association

PUBLICATIONS

“Mediating Contracts in the Wake of Darrelle Revis”
Willamette Sports Law Journal, Fall 2011

Sean was raised in the Portland area then attended college at Gonzaga University in Spokane, Washington, where he met his wife Danielle.  After college, Sean worked for Enterprise Rent A Car in Spokane and Coeur D’Alene.  Managing the various aspects of contracts inspired Sean to seek a law degree.  He moved back to the Portland area to attend Willamette University College of Law.   There, Sean was an Associate Editor of the Law Review, received a certificate in dispute resolution and graduated with honors. 

Prior to moving to Redmond in 2013, Sean worked for the Marion County District Attorney’s office and ran a small private law firm in Oregon City.  Sean and Danielle welcomed their first child to the world in 2018 and are expecting their next child in 2019.  When not at the office, Sean serves on a number of city committees and non-profit boards.  He also an avid homebrewer and beer judge.

Fitch Law Group, PC, Redmond, OR

Attorney

  • Advised clients in corporate transactions and estate planning
  • Litigation practice including drafting pleadings and oral argument on a variety of civil matters
  • Research and draft legal memoranda on various issues including contracts, real estate, employment matters
  • Appear on behalf of clients in both Oregon State and Federal court

Law Office of Sean M. Neary, Oregon City OR

  • Solo Attorney and business owner, general practice firm in Historic Oregon City
  • Estate planning, family law, criminal defense, immigration

Marion County District Attorney’s Office, Salem, OR

Law Clerk

  • Perform as acting Deputy District Attorney
  • Responsible for misdemeanor caseload including intake, plea negotiations, and trials
  • Research and write legal memoranda, motions, and pleadings on issues such as lawful search and seizure, right to speedy trial, and suppression of evidence

Enterprise Rent A Car, Spokane, WA, Couer D’Alene, ID, Portland, OR

Intern, Management Trainee | Assistant Manager

  • Negotiated individual rental contracts with clients
  • Increased fleet growth through marketing to new and existing clients
  • Resolved conflicts and disputes with clients

SEAN NEARY

ATTORNEY, MANAGING PARTNER

Sean was raised in the Portland area then attended college at Gonzaga University in Spokane, Washington, where he met his wife Danielle.  After college, Sean worked for Enterprise Rent A Car in Spokane and Coeur D’Alene.  Managing the various aspects of contracts inspired Sean to seek a law degree.  He moved back to the Portland area to attend Willamette University College of Law.   There, Sean was an Associate Editor of the Law Review, received a certificate in dispute resolution and graduated with honors. 

Prior to moving to Redmond in 2013, Sean worked for the Marion County District Attorney’s office and ran a small private law firm in Oregon City.  Sean and Danielle welcomed their first child to the world in 2018 and are expecting their next child in 2019.  When not at the office, Sean serves on a number of city committees and non-profit boards.  He also an avid homebrewer and beer judge.

Fitch Law Group, PC, Redmond, OR

Attorney

  • Advised clients in corporate transactions and estate planning
  • Litigation practice including drafting pleadings and oral argument on a variety of civil matters
  • Research and draft legal memoranda on various issues including contracts, real estate, employment matters
  • Appear on behalf of clients in both Oregon State and Federal court

Law Office of Sean M. Neary, Oregon City, OR

  • Solo Attorney and business owner, general practice firm in Historic Oregon City
  • Estate planning, family law, criminal defense, immigration

Marion County District Attorney’s Office, Salem, OR

Law Clerk

  • Perform as acting Deputy District Attorney
  • Responsible for misdemeanor caseload including intake, plea negotiations, and trials
  • Research and write legal memoranda, motions, and pleadings on issues such as lawful search and seizure, right to speedy trial, and suppression of evidence

Enterprise Rent A Car,Spokane, WA, Couer D’Alene, ID, Portland, OR

Intern, Management Trainee | Assistant Manager

  • Negotiated individual rental contracts with clients
  • Increased fleet growth through marketing to new and existing clients
  • Resolved conflicts and disputes with clients

PRACTICE AREAS

Estate Planning, Wills, Trusts, Probate,
Immigration, Bankruptcy (Chapter 7 & 13), Civil Litigation,
Business Formation and Transactions

EDUCATION

Gonzaga University

Bachelor’s of Business Administration
Dussault Merit Scholarship Recipient
Omicron Delta Epsilon – Economics Honor Society

Willamette University College of Law

Juris Doctorate, cum laude
Certificate in Dispute Resolution
Associate Editor, Willamette Law Review

PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATIONS

Oregon State Bar
Deschutes County Bar Association

BOARD MEMBERSHIPS  

Redmond Economic Development, Inc.
Redmond Airport Advisory Committee
Redmond 2040 Vision Steering Committee
Certified Beer Judge, National Beer Judge Certification Program
Cascade Fermentation Association

PUBLICATIONS

“Mediating Contracts in the Wake of Darrelle Revis”
Willamette Sports Law Journal, Fall 2011

Ed moved here in 1979 and  met his wife Susan here. Their sons, Andrew and Alex, grew up in Redmond’s public schools while Ed founded and grew Fitch Law Group to serve the community.  Ed has served on many public committees and is a former City Attorney and Mayor of Redmond.  Ed has worked on behalf of Redmond and its citizens for many years. He continues to provide his expertise to clients and businesses while enjoying time with his wife and family, volunteer activities and travel. 

City of Redmond, OR
Mayor

Bryant, Emerson & Fitch, LLP
Attorney

Mayor
City of Redmond, OR

Redmond Development
Commission Chairman

Senior Partner
Fitch Law Group, LLP

ATTORNEY, FOUNDING PARTNER

ED FITCH

PRACTICE AREAS

Estate Planning, Business Formation, Contracts
Real Estate and Land Use, Civil Litigation
Probate and Trust Administration

EDUCATION

Marquette University, B.A.
Goethe Institute
Willamette University College of Law, J.D. 

Juris Doctorate

PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATIONS

Oregon State Bar
Deschutes County Bar Association
Redmond Mayor 1997-2001
Member of Juniper Golf Club
Redmond Executives Association

BOARD MEMBERSHIPS

Member
South Highway 97 Advisory Committee

Board Member
Redmond Executive Association 

ED FITCH

ATTORNEY, FOUNDING PARTNER

Ed moved here in 1979 and  met his wife Susan here. Their sons, Andrew and Alex, grew up in Redmond’s public schools while Ed founded and grew Fitch Law Group to serve the community.  Ed has served on many public committees and is a former City Attorney and Mayor of Redmond.  Ed has worked on behalf of Redmond and its citizens for many years. He continues to provide his expertise to clients and businesses while enjoying time with his wife and family, volunteer activities and travel. 

City of Redmond, OR
Mayor

Bryant, Emerson & Fitch, LLP
Attorney

Mayor
City of Redmond, OR

Redmond Development
Commission Chairman

Senior Partner
Fitch Law Group, LLP

PRACTICE AREAS

Estate Planning, Business Formation, Contracts
Real Estate and Land Use, Civil Litigation
Probate and Trust Administration

EDUCATION

Marquette University, B.A.
Goethe Institute
Willamette University College of Law, J.D. 

Juris Doctorate

PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATIONS

Oregon State Bar
Deschutes County Bar Association
Redmond Mayor 1997-2001
Member of Juniper Golf Club
Redmond Executives Association

BOARD MEMBERSHIPS

Member
South Highway 97 Advisory Committee

Board Member
Redmond Executive Association 

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