PeopleBrett Applegate
Brett Applegate

Brett Applegate

PeopleBrett Applegate

  • Lewis & Clark Law School (J.D. summa cum laude, graduated first in class)
    • Article Editor, Lewis & Clark Law Review
  • The University of Arizona (M.F.A. Creative Writing)
  • The University of Arizona (B.A. English and Creative Writing, summa cum laude, with honors)

  • Owen M. Panner American Inn of Court (2020-2021, 2023 to present)
  • Oregon Women Lawyers Working Parents Committee, Member (2018-2020), Co-Chair (2024-present)
  • Multnomah Bar Association Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion Committee (2017-2020) 
  • Multnomah Bar Association YLS Service to the Public Committee (2015-2017) 

  • “Statutes of Limitations and Statutes of Repose,” Co-Author, Tort Law in Oregon, Oregon State Bar Association (2024)
  • “Dave Frohnmayer in the United States Supreme Court,” Co-Author, The Oregon Constitutional Law Newsletter (Winter 2016)
  • “They Made It Up,” Co-Author, Oregon State Bar Administrative Law Newsletter (Spring 2015) 
  • “When Stranahan Doesn’t Get You Where You Need to Go – Advocating for New Approaches to Interpreting the Oregon Constitution,” Co-Author, The Oregon Constitutional Law Newsletter (Summer 2014) 
  • “Prior (False?) Accusations: Reforming Rape Shields to Reflect the Dynamics of Sexual Assault,” Author, 17 Lewis & Clark L. Rev. 899 (2013)

  • The Best Lawyers in America®: Ones to Watch, Commercial Litigation (2021-2024), Banking and Finance Litigation (2021-2024)
  • Oregon Super Lawyers®, Rising Star (2020-2023)

  • Lewis and Clark Law School 
    • Mentor (2014 to present)
  • Animal Aid 
    • Volunteer Cat Caregiver (2012-2016)

  • Larkins Vacura Kayser, Associate (2016-2020), Partner (2021-2024)
  • Harrang Long Gary Rudnick PC, Summer Associate (2012), Associate (2013-2016) 
  • Oregon Department of Justice, Criminal and Collateral Remedies Litigation, Law Clerk (2011-2012)

  • Oregon
  • Washington

  • Supreme Court of Oregon
  • United States District Court, District of Oregon
  • Supreme Court of Washington
  • United States District Court, Eastern District of Washington
  • United States District Court, Western District of Washington