Professional Corporations

ORS 58.365
Oregon State Bar as regulating board for attorneys

  • appeals from Oregon State Bar to Supreme Court
  • rules applicable to corporations rendering legal services


(1)

For the purpose of this chapter the regulatory board for attorneys shall be the Board of Governors of the Oregon State Bar.

(2)

Appeal under ORS 58.355 (Suspension, revocation or refusal of certificate of registration) from determinations of the Board of Governors of the Oregon State Bar shall be directly to the Supreme Court of the State of Oregon, and the procedure for appeal to the Supreme Court shall be the same as procedure for appeal to the Court of Appeals under ORS 58.355 (Suspension, revocation or refusal of certificate of registration) from decisions of regulatory boards other than the Board of Governors of the Oregon State Bar.

(3)

The Supreme Court of the State of Oregon shall have the power to make rules and regulations regarding certification or registration of corporations organized to provide legal service, not inconsistent with this chapter. [1969 c.592 §27; 1973 c.612 §9; 1993 c.235 §23]
Chapter 58

Notes of Decisions

Professional legal corporation organized under this chapter may not serve as trustee. Erwin & Erwin v. Bronson, 117 Or App 443, 844 P2d 269 (1992), Sup Ct review denied

Atty. Gen. Opinions

This chapter as authorizing partnership of corporation and individual; validity of partnership between a professional corporation and an individual when corporation charter so provides, (1972) Vol 36, p 94

Law Review Citations

24 WLR 717 (1988)


Source

Last accessed
Jun. 26, 2021