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Jaimie Fender

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Jaimie has been a practicing attorney in the Portland metro area since 2012. Prior to joining MacMillan, Scholz & Marks P.C., Jaimie worked for a Seattle-based firm focusing on mortgage and lending litigation. Prior to that, Jaimie worked with Stuart M. Brown, a highly regarded Portland Litigator; focusing predominantly on business and commercial litigation. An Oregon native and proud University of Oregon alumnus, Jaimie worked in Paris for 3 years at the Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development prior to moving to London for law school.

Jaimie is a very active member of the legal community. Before aging out, she served for many years on the Executive Committee of the Oregon New Lawyers Division of the Oregon State Bar. She was selected as the 2017 Volunteer of the Year and her groundbreaking 5 part CLE series entitled “Uncommonly Discussed Veterans Issues” was named the 2017 Project of the Year. Jaimie was the 2018 Chair of the Military & Veterans Law Section of the Oregon State Bar. Currently Jaimie serves as the Co-Chair of the Multnomah Bar Association’s Equity, Diversity and Inclusion Ambassadors sub-committee and as an Executive Committee Member of the Military & Veterans Law Section. Jaimie is also an elected City Councilor for King City, Oregon and Serves as the Council President. She has been selected to serve as Vice-Chair of the Women in Law Affinity Group of the Oregon Association of Defense Counsel in 2021, as well as a member of the 2021 class of Emerge Oregon.

EDUCATION
  • BPP Law School, London, England, Bar Vocational Course, 2008
  • London Metropolitan University, London, England, GDL/Common Professional Examination, 2005
  • University of Oregon, B.A. French (Hons.), Anthropology, 2000
PROFESSIONAL INVOLVEMENT
  • Member, Oregon State Bar Association
  • Member, Multnomah County Bar Association
  • Member, Oregon Women Lawyers
  • Member, Oregon Association of Defense Counsel
  • Member, United States District Court, District of Oregon
  • Member, The Honorable Society of the Inner Temple
  • Non-Active Member, The Bar Council of England & Wales
  • Executive Committee Member, Military & Veterans Law Section
  • Vice-Chair, Women In Law Affinity Group, ODAC (2021-2023)
  • Co-Chair, Ambassador Subcommittee, MBA Equity, Diversity & Inclusion Committee
PUBLICATIONS