Sokol & Associates, P.C. located in Portland, OR has helped medical malpractice and personal injury victims in legal matters including Injuries to Children, Wrongful Death and Car, motorcycle and truck crashes. The team is there to protect your rights and help you obtain the compensation you deserve.
Larry Sokol, founder at the firm has been practicing law since 1972. He is admitted to the Oregon Bar, 1972, the U.S. District Court District of Oregon, 1972 and the U.S. Supreme Court, 1980. Since clerking for the Honorable Herb Schwab, Chief Judge of the Oregon Court of Appeals, in 1971, Larry has represented plaintiffs in personal injury cases throughout the Pacific Northwest. His emphasis has been medical negligence claims. Larry’s helpful nature over the years has also led to work in other areas of law, as well as pro bono work. He still has one of, if not the largest, age/gender discrimination verdicts for a woman in the state’s history, and one of the largest medical negligence verdicts in southern Oregon. Larry’s decades of experience include trying several hundred cases in state and federal courts. Aside from his injured clientele, Larry has represented northwest and national environmental groups mostly in federal injunction cases involving toxic chemicals. He has represented employees experiencing discrimination in the workplace, and taken on insurance companies refusing to provide benefits.
Larry, on behalf of 1000 Friends of Oregon, also helped take down the Red-Shirted Rajneeshees. He is a member of the American College of Trial Lawyers, and the Oregon Trial Lawyers Association. Larry received his B.A. from the University of Pennsylvania and his J.D. from Case Western Reserve University Law School. He is a former Distinguished Adjunct Professor, with the Lewis & Clark Law School, 1986. Larry holds the coveted AV, 5 out of 5, Preeminent, rating by Martindale Hubbell, listed as the Top Rated Medical Malpractice Attorney in Portland, OR and selected to Super Lawyers.
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