Hunt & Associates, PC
is proud to announce that
has joined the firm
as an Associate Attorney
Charlie brings an abundance of personal and legal experience to our clients and to our team.
Charlie was born in New York and graduated with highest honors from the United States Merchant Marine Academy as a officer in the merchant marine and a commission as an ensign in the U.S. Naval Reserve. He worked for 9 years as a licensed deck officer sailing all over the world while also obtaining a second undergraduate degree and a law degree from the University of Washington.
After his admission to the Washington Bar Charlie spent 5 years as an associate working primarily for maritime clients in insurance defense. In 1989 the Schnitzer Group recruited Charlie and brought him to Portland where he was responsible for a wide range of legal matters including real property sales and leases, businesses acquisitions and sales, commercial financing, employment and commercial litigation. During his years with the Schnitzer Group Charlie was also designated an “Associate in Risk Management” (ARM) by the Insurance Institute of America; earning the Cristy Award for the highest cumulative exam score in the nation. He has appeared in trial courts and arbitrations in California, Oregon, Washington and even London. Charlie has successfully argued in both state and federal appellate courts.
Charlie opened his own law office in 2004. While continuing his work representing businesses and handling a broad range of commercial matters, Charlie’s private practice has expanded to encompass estate planning, probate, protective proceedings, family and employment law.
Charlie welcomes referrals of cases concerning these and other issues.
Charlie brings a breadth of experience and knowledge consistent with our own emphasis on a general practice which associates experts when appropriate to offer a complete package of legal counsel and services. Along with his experience and knowledge, Charlie also brings us a sharp intellect, a quick wit, a warm sense of humor, a desire for excellence and a need to help solve legal needs as constructively and efficiently as possible.
We’re excited that he’s joining our team as we continue striving to provide superior legal representation to our clients in Oregon, Washington, and wherever else their business and personal pursuits may take them.