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Christine Reinert

creinert@msmlegal.com

Subrogation
Construction Defect
Insurance Defense

Ranked a 2015 to 2018 Super Lawyers magazine “Rising Star,” as well as among the 2021 “Best Lawyers,” Christine’s civil litigation practice includes subrogation and insurance defense, primarily in construction defect. Christine has gained significant experience as an advocate from both the defense and plaintiff positions, allowing her to see a matter from all points of view.

Attention to detail, honed organizational abilities, and keen negotiation skills drive Christine to realize favorable subrogation outcomes. She thrives under the fast pace demands and rapid problem-solving needed when managing and resolving high-volumes of such cases.

As a defense attorney, Christine focuses on working collaboratively with others in the firm on complex cases assisted by her experience. She is particularly skilled in claims involving extensive discovery and depositions.

Christine is a litigator who understands the balance between cost and result. She has served in lead and supporting roles, and works diligently to develop a tangible course of action that ultimately reflects each clients’ distinct objectives. She is driven to deliver responsiveness, transparency, and creativity when serving clients.
Licensed to practice in Oregon, Washington, and Idaho, Christine joined the firm in 2008, and has been a Shareholder since 2016.

EDUCATION
  • University of Oregon School of Law, J.D., 2008
  • University of Colorado at Boulder, B.A., Political Science
PROFESSIONAL INVOLVEMENT
  • Member, Oregon State Bar AssociationMember, Oregon State Bar Association
  • United States District Court, District of Oregon
  • Member, Washington State Bar Association
  • Member, Multnomah County Bar Association
  • Member, Oregon Association of Defense Counsel
  • Claims and Litigation Management Alliance
  • Fellow, Construction Lawyers Society of America
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