Attorneys at Portland law firm Dunn Carney handle administrative proceedings. Attorneys at Portland law firm Dunn Carney handle administrative proceedings.

Helping clients through complicated procedures at the state and federal level

Dunn Carney administrative litigation attorneys represent clients before a range of government regulatory agencies and hearings boards, often in matters related to employment, environmental, land use and construction regulation and professional liability. We appear before federal, state, county and city boards, commissions, departments, and divisions, to help clients in Oregon, Washington and beyond with what are often complicated procedures for filing claims, grievances and appeals.

Dunn Carney represents professionals in matters of licensure, ethics complaints and disciplinary proceedings as well as trustees and personal representatives in connection with breach of fiduciary duty claims.

Our Administrative Litigation Expertise

Business and Commercial

Federal Trade Commission, Department of Justice


Oregon Construction Contractors Board


E.E.O.C. (Equal Employment Opportunity Commission), BOLI (Oregon Bureau of Labor and Industries), OSHA (Occupational Safety & Health Administration), I.C.E. (Immigration and Customs Enforcement)

Environmental, Natural Resources and Land Use

Oregon Water Resources Department, Oregon Department of State Lands, Oregon Department of Environmental Quality, LUBA (Land Use Board of Appeals), Washington Department of Ecology, U.S. Bureau of Land Management, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, US. Fish & Wildlife Service, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission, and many other agencies and environmental NGOs

Intellectual Property

U.S. Patent and Trademark Office, Trademark Trial and Appeal Board

Professional Liability Defense

Oregon State Bar, Oregon Medical Board

Health Care

Oregon Medical Board, Board of Dentistry, Board of Pharmacy

Meet Our Oregon Litigation Attorneys