Greg Veralrud - Criminal Attorney - Personal Injury Attorney
Mr. Veralrud received his law degree from the University of Oregon in 1978. The law firm, in its present form, is the successor firm to one of Western Oregon's finest, most established law firms. The firm was started in 1965 by former Lane County District Attorney William F. Frye. Since Mr. Frye's death in 1988, Mr. Veralrud has headed the firm. The law firm provides expert and highly personalized legal services in personal injury and criminal defense, as well as business and real estate fraud-related civil work. The firm also maintains a healthy probate practice involving basic wills and probate. More extensive estate planning is referred out to very competent local law firms.
Mr. Veralrud became a partner in the firm in 1981, following his service as a Felony Deputy with the Lane County District Attorney's Office from 1978 to 1981. He is a member of the Oregon State Bar and is admitted to practice in all State and Federal Courts of Oregon, the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals and the United States Supreme Court.
Mr. Veralrud has served as president of the Oregon Criminal Defense Lawyers Association (1984-1986); as a Trial Practice Instructor for the University Oregon Law School (1984, 86, 88, 90, 92, 94, 99); as Chair of the Lane County Bar Association, Judicial Administration Committee (1995-1996) and the District Court Committee (1989); as Chair of the Board of Directors, Public Defender Services of Lane County (1995-1999), and as a Member of the House of Delegates, Oregon State Bar (1996-1998). He is a Member of the Oregon Trial Lawyers Association and the Oregon Criminal Defense Lawyers Association.
He has been "A" rated through the Martindale-Hubbell Law Directory, the most respected attorney referral and information directory in the United States. This rating is from other lawyers and judges in the area. At the time Mr. Veralrud initially received his "A" rating, he was the youngest lawyer in the area to achieve it. An "A" rating is held by less than 5% of practicing attorneys in the area.
Lindsay Fowler - Family Law Attorney - Criminal Attorney
Lindsay H. Fowler was born in Charleston, West Virginia. She
received her B.A. in 1998 and her J.D. in 2001, both from West
Virginia University. She initially clerked for the Hon. Karsten
Rasmussen of the Lane County Circuit Court from 2001 to
2002. In 2002 she began her law career as a public defender
for Jackson County, Oregon. She defended misdemeanors
and felonies, including Measure 11 offenses, and in 2004 she
began supervising and mentoring newer misdemeanor attorneys.
Ms. Fowler joined our law firm in 2005 as an associate and became
a partner in 2008. She initially focused her practice in
criminal defense, but she has since expanded her practice to
include family law. She provides professional and compassionate
legal representation for our clients, many of whom find
themselves going through difficult and stressful situations. Her criminal defense practice includes Measure 11 defenses, sex offenses, expungements, shoplifting,
theft, DUII (including breath tests and diversion), domestic assault, federal offenses and juvenile
offenses. Her family law practice includes divorce, separation, domestic partnerships, custody,
property division, child support, spousal support, modification, restraining orders and prenuptial
Ms Fowler is a member of the Oregon Criminal Defense Lawyers Association, the National Association
of Criminal Defense Lawyers Association, the Lane County Bar Association and the Lane
County Defense Consortium.