LAW OFFICE OF SHAWN MORGAN
A solutions-based attorney for real estate professionals.
AREAS OF PRACTICE
I help commercial and residential real estate professionals with all aspects of their legal needs. Whether it's drafting documents for off-market transactions, litigating disputes, navigating landlord/tenant issues, or assisting with entity formation or corporate formalities, I can help.
REAL ESTATE LAW
LANDLORD / TENANT LAW
Experienced Legal Counsel
2015-present: Principal, Law Office of Shawn Morgan, Portland, OR
I help commercial and residential real estate professionals, developers, and landlords with all aspects of their legal needs.
2012-2015: Associate Attorney, RCO Legal, Portland, OR
Represented lenders and loan servicers with judicial and non-judicial foreclosures, lien priority claims, Fair Debt Collection claims, boundary line disputes, bankruptcy, and title claims.
2007-2012: Deputy District Attorney, Las Vegas, NV
Honed courtroom skills prosecuting all types of criminal cases ranging from financial fraud to capital murder.
2020- Present: FABA Board Member
2019 – Present: Restore Oregon, Board Member
2018 – 2019: Laurelwood Homeless Shelter Steering Committee, Member
2017 – Present: Innovative Housing Inc., Board Member
2017 – Present: Foster Powell Business Association, Member
2015 – Present: Foster Powell Neighborhood Association, Land Use Chair
WHAT OUR CLIENTS HAVE TO SAY:
"I've been a very active real estate entrepreneur in the Portland area for the past 15 years. Throughout this time I've used multiple different attorneys, but now almost exclusively use Shawn. He has exceeded all of my expectations with his knowledge, professionalism, experience and ability to understand the need of the day. I've used him for contract creation, LLC creation, finance documents, management agreements, landlord tenant law, probate, debt negotiation and many other fields as well. Shawn is always my first call when I need education and assistance for anything real estate related." -- Mike
"Shawn helped us negotiate a settlement out of court which may have saved us thousands of dollars. He was diligent in his background research for our case and was professional throughout the process. I would recommend Shawn for matters pertaining to both tenants and landlords rights!" -- Peter
"Shawn and Lisa are my first call for issues relating to negotiating real estate deals, foreclosures, and property management. They are very helpful (and IMHO, undercharge). Lisa is fast and efficient in helping us review titles, and Shawn is shrewd about the best practices of real estate investing in Oregon." -- Jeffrey
"Shawn is extremely knowledgeable and detail oriented. He genuinely has his client's best interest in mind. Shawn has provided numerous services to me including creating customized promissory notes and deed of trusts." -- Bob
"Shawn expertly represented me as the buyer in a land Sale Contract negotiation. He was so did such an amazing job representing me and my interests that the seller expressed an interest in using him for future legal work. I have also used Shawn to review business formation contracts and he is working on my Last Will and Testament. I would highly recommend Shawn’s services for anyone seeking a real estate attorney." -- Joel