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Attorney Zachary J. stern
Associate, Ferder, Casebeer, French & Thompson, LLP

Zachary J. Stern is an associate attorney with a practice dedicated to helping people.  Mr. Stern regularly handles criminal matters throughout Oregon.  Mr. Stern graduated magna cum laude from Willamette University College of law.  Before law school, Mr. Stern was a Peace Corps Volunteer in Transylvania, Romania, and also spent a substantial period of time living in Mexico and Argentina. Se habla español

Practice Emphasis

  • Criminal Defense

  • Appellate Law

  • Post-Conviction Representation

  • Civil Forfeiture Litigation

  • Civil Litigation


  • Bachelor of Arts, University of Victoria 2006

  • Doctor of Jurisprudence, Magna Cum Laude, Willamette University 2013

Professional Experience

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

Professional Affiliations


  • Received the "2018 National Trial Lawyers Top 40 Under 40" award

  • Received the "2017 Top 10 Under 40" award from the National Academy of Criminal Defense Attorneys for excellence in Criminal Law

 Zachary J SternClients’ ChoiceAward 2018

Community Activities

  • Attorney Mentor Willamette Law School


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