900 SW 5th Ave, Ste 2000, Portland, OR 97204 | larry@beck-law.net

About Larry J. Beck in Portland, OR

Read the Attorney Profile for Larry Beck, the Portland, OR Attorney You Can Trust for Family Law & Other Practice Areas

Larry J. Beck, Attorney at Law in Portland, OR was born and raised in Lincoln, Nebraska. He attended public schools in Lincoln and graduated from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln with honors with a BA in Psychology, and a double minor in Economics and English.

Prior to attending law school, Larry was a US Coast Guard licensed charter sailboat Captain, working in Maine and the US Virgin Islands.
Lawyer Scale of Justice – family law in Portland, OR
Larry received his law degree from the Northwestern School of Law at Lewis and Clark College in Portland, Oregon, where he was also on the law review. During law school, he clerked for the US Attorney in Portland.

Once graduated, he was an associate attorney for a Portland maritime and general civil law practice firm. Larry established his own practice in 1990 in downtown Portland and has practiced there ever since. He is a member of both the Oregon and Washington State Bar associations and is admitted to practice in state and federal courts in both states.

Larry J. Beck, Attorney at Law, has more than 25 years of experience handling a wide variety of legal practice areas, including:
  • Family law—with an emphasis on adoptions and estate planning and administration
  • Real estate law
  • General civil litigation
He serves in the Portland, OR. metro area and in southwest Washington State concentrating on helping to create new families through adoption—whether newborn adoptions, step-parent adoptions or the adoption of an adult.

His estate planning and administration practice includes probate of decedent's estate, and guardianships and conservatorships for minors or incapacitated adults.

His real estate practice includes purchase and sale agreements, property disputes and litigation and easement agreements.

He represents clients in a wide variety of civil litigation matters in court.

Larry takes pride in treating each and every client with the respect they deserve. He takes the time to get to know and understand each client's individual needs and goals, and gives personal attention and professional service to everyone.