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Attorney Paul M. Ferder
Partner, Ferder, Casebeer, French & Thompson, LLP

Paul Ferder is a nationally renowned litigator. Mr. Ferder has obtained seven-figure judgments in various aspects of civil litigation throughout the United States. In addition to his successful personal injury practice, Mr. Ferder has more than four decades of experience representing individuals in criminal matters in state and federal courts. Mr. Ferder is rated as an AV-Preeminent attorney from Martindale-Hubbell a peer-reviewed legal organization. Apart from his practice, Mr. Ferder is also an active member of various charitable organizations in Marion County.

Practice Emphasis

  • Criminal Defense

  • Personal Injury

  • Civil Litigation

  • Federal Criminal Law


  • Bachelor of Science, University of Oregon 1968

  • Doctor of Jurisprudence, Northwestern School of Law Lewis and Clark 1972

Professional Experience

  • Admitted to the U.S. District Court for the District of Oregon

  • Admitted to the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit

  • Practice in municipal and state courts

  • United States Supreme Court

Professional Affiliations

Community Activities
  • Immediate Past President of Salem Planning Commission

  • Mentor Willamette Law School

  • Capitol Planning Commission

  • Downtown Parking Board

  • Code Revision Committee

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