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The Best Lawyers in America© 2019 Announced

Smith Freed Eberhard is very excited to have three of our attorneys selected to the Best Lawyers© list and have our firm recognized as well. It is a significant honor to be nominated to the list as the purpose is to capture leading attorneys from tens of thousands of peer-reviews. Attorneys that make the final cut have been nominated by their peers and put through a screening process focused on ensuring that only the top attorneys make it to the list.

Smith Freed Eberhard’s Firm Regional Rankings

Tier 1 in Construction Law
Tier 1 in Personal Injury Litigation – Defendants
Tier 2 in Employment Law – Individuals
Tier 3 in Employment Law – Management
Tier 3 in Insurance Law
Tier 3 in Litigation – Construction

The Best Lawyers in America (2019 Edition)
Portland, OR

Jeffrey D. Eberhard
Personal Injury Litigation – Defendants

Dennis N. Freed
Insurance Law
Personal Injury Litigation – Defendants

Paul E. Sheely
Construction Law

Congratulations again to our partners who have been selected! To learn more about Best Lawyers or view our attorneys’ Best Lawyers profiles, please visit

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