Membership Information - Join Now

For over 50 years the Oregon Association of Defense Counsel has provided excellent continuing legal education for defense lawyers and a unified voice for defense concerns in Oregon.  Join nearly 600 trial attorneys defending civil cases in the courts of Oregon that participate as members of OADC. 

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Regular Membership Application

For active attorney members of the Oregon State Bar who devote a substantial portion of their practice to representing the interests of individual defendants, businesses, insurance companies, or government entities in civil litigation.

Membership dues are $190 for the  first year. Annual dues thereafter will be $290. Dues for members who are in their first three years of practice are $240 for the first three years.


Neutral Membership Application

Legal educators who satisfy the above criteria, or who do not maintain an active practice, either plaintiff or defendant; existing members of the state or federal judiciary; and practitioners who devote their entire practice to performing arbitration/mediation/reference judge services.

Neutral members are non-voting members of association.

Membership dues are $190 for the first year. Annual dues thereafter will be $290.

To download a PDF of the membership application, please click here.