Is an experienced Oregon criminal law and general practice attorney and his office is located right here in historical Saint Helens, Columbia County, Oregon. Mark has treated every client like they were a part of his family. Other Oregon Criminal and general law attorneys may offer similar services, but Mark's services are the superior, and come with a personal and caring touch.
As an Oregon attorney, who is also licensed in Washington and California, Mark is dedicated to helping people. Mark grew up in Downieville, a small mountain town in the Sierra Nevada mountains. He graduated from Santa Clara University and received his Bachelor of Science in Political Science in 1993. Mark worked at HP in Business Development. He decided to go to law school at the University of North Dakota. He was on the Dean's List and was Student Director for the Legal Aid Clinic and assisted members of the Spirit Lake Sioux Tribe. He graduated law school in 1997.
He then moved to the North Oregon Coast. He developed the Clatsop County Domestic Violence Response Team. In 1998 to 2007 he came a successful prosecutor for the Clatsop County District Attorney's Office. He prosecuted over 200 jury and court trials. He developed expertise in Major felonies, DUII, Identity Theft, Child Support, and Property Crimes. He was an instructor for law enforcement and became a faculty member of the National Advocacy Center.
In 2007, Mark moved back to Downieville and worked as CEO of the Western Sierra Medical Clinic (WSMC). He led in the transformation of the clinic from 1,300 patients to over 10,000. He guided WSMC in a successful merger with another Community Health Center.
In 2010, Mark moved back to the Oregon Coast and opened his law office. He moved to Columbia County in 2015. His office is located at 2005 St Helens Street, Saint Helens.
If facing criminal charges of DUII, Measure 11, or Sex Offenses, Mark will help you navigate the troubled waters and will protect your rights and freedom.
Mark is passionate about the law. He is here to help you in your legal need in Oregon. He is active member of the community.
Being charged with a crime can be very scary and confusing situation. Do not talk to law enforcement until you have help on your side. You need an experienced attorney by your side protecting your rights. Mark has over 20 years as being an attorney. He will help you remain calm and weather the storm. Whether you are charged with a Sex Offence, Measure 11, Major Felony, DUII/DUI or a misdemeanor Mark will help you.
Maximum prison terms and fines for felonies
1) For a Class A felony, 20 years and $375,000.
2) For a Class B felony, 10 years and $250,000.
3) For a Class C felony, 5 years and $125,000.
Maximum sentences and fines for misdemeanors.
1) For a Class A misdemeanor, 1 year/ $6,250.
2) For a Class B misdemeanor, 6 months/ $2,500.
3) For a Class C misdemeanor, 30 days/ $1,250.
Maximum prison and fines for felonies
1)For a Class A felony, a term of life imprisonment and $50,000
2) For a Class B felony, 10 years and $20,000
3) For a Class C felony, 5 years and $10,000
Maximum sentences and fines for misdemeanors
Gross misdemeanor. 364 days in jail and $5,000.
Misdemeanor. 90 days in jail and $1,000.
I am a dedicated Oregon attorney who will listen to your needs. I pride myself on confidentiality and quality service. My staff and I will give you personal service and value your time. I will be upfront and honest with you about your legal matter.
I will value your time and strive to keep costs low. I know getting something of value from your Oregon criminal defense lawyer is important. I keep my cost low, so I can pass those savings back to you when you're dealing with criminal law in Oregon.
Guardianships and adoptions.
$190/ hr and flat fixed rates available.
Measure 11, Major Felonies, Sex Offenses, Drug Felonies, White Collar Crime, Property Offenses, Expungements, DUI, and Misdemeanors.
$190/ hr and flat fixed rates available.
Wills, trusts and probate.
$190/ hr and flat rates available.
INITIAL CONSULT: $50 (1/2 hour)
Oregon Expungements: $700.00 plus fingerprint cost
CREDIT CARDS, PAYMENT PLANS, MODEST MEANS, MILITARY AND SENIOR DISCOUNTS AVAILABLE
Disclaimer: The legal information presented at this site should not be constructed to be formal legal advice, nor the information of a lawyer or attorney client relationship. Any results set forth here were dependent on the facts of the particular case and the results will differ from case to case. To get specific legal advice regarding your case please contact Mark J. Lang.
Confidential Family Information Sheet
Dont Panic! Being caught up with law enforcement can be really scary. Mark has over 20 years of experience. He will help you and your family get through this process with compassion and dedication.
Having adopted two children, Mark is passionate about adoption. He will help you through the process and understands how important it is. Whether it is an agency adoption, DHS adoption, Step-parent adoption, Mark will help you.
It is important to prepare and care for your family. Mark will help you,
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2005 Saint Helens St, Saint Helens, Oregon 97051, United States
Monday - Friday: 9am - 6 pm
After Hours by appointment.
Saturday: By appointment