Rachel L. Staines


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Professional Experience

Rachel is an associate in the firm’s Portland office. She is a Portland native, but has also lived in Southern Washington, Southern California, Virginia, and Taiwan.

In law school, Rachel clerked for the Marion County District Attorney’s Office where she gained valuable trial experience. She also clerked for the Consumer Protection division of the Oregon Department of Justice.  After graduating from law school, she clerked for the Oregon Supreme Court before beginning a career in insurance defense litigation.


Rachel received her B.A. in Business Management from Portland State University in 2011.

She graduated cum laude from Willamette University School of Law in 2015.

Admitted to Practice

  • Oregon State Courts (OSB #154269)
  • Washington State Courts (WSBA #55252)

Professional & Community Activities

Rachel is a member of the Oregon Bar Association and the Oregon Association of Defense Counsel. She has volunteered with the Oregon ACLU and Oregon Women Lawyers.