Road Safety Tips for the Holidays

The holiday season is unfortunately the most dangerous time of year for road travel. Many Americans travel to visit relatives during the holidays and local traffic typically increases due to holiday shopping, holiday parties, and other social events during the winter months. This winter take time to learn a few best practices so you and… read more

What Are Oregon’s Distracted Driving Laws?

Distracted driving of any kind is incredibly dangerous, and many states are cracking down on various forms of distracted driving, especially cell phone use behind the wheel. All Oregon drivers need to know their responsibilities and which distracting behaviors may lead to accidents and legal penalties. According to the Oregon Department of Transportation (ODOT), there… read more

Legal Options After an Electric Scooter Injury in Portland

Electric scooter services are one of the fastest-growing trends in many American cities, and the electric scooter sharing company Bird is the fastest company to reach a valuation of $1 billion. Bird and similar companies like Lime operate by providing electric scooters around major cities. Customers pay for rides through smartphone apps and then park… read more

Who Is Liable When Cars and Bicycles Collide?

Bicycle accidents can lead to serious injuries and other damages, especially when an accident involves a motor vehicle and a bicycle. Most bikes are small and can be difficult to spot, and some drivers fail to notice bicyclists in time to avoid accidents. However, bicyclists have the same rights and responsibilities as other vehicles on… read more

Paulson Coletti Earns Tier 1 Ranking in the List of the Best Lawyers for 2019

Paulson Coletti is excited to announce that the firm has been listed as a Tier 1 law firm in the 2019 Best Law Firms rankings by U.S. News and Best Lawyer. You can read more about his honor in our press release here. Our Portland attorneys at Paulson Coletti are committed to providing injured victims… read more

Paulson Coletti Lends a Helping Hand to Habitat for Humanity at Brooklyn Pines

A crew from Paulson Coletti spent the day at the Habitat for Humanity Brooklyn Pines site on September 21 working to build a home for those in need. The Paulson Coletti team after a hard day’s work. You can see the rest of the photos from this great day volunteering with Habitat for Humanity on… read more

John Coletti Named the 2019 Admiralty and Maritime Law Lawyer of the Year, Jane Paulson Selected to the List of the Best Lawyers

Paulson Coletti is excited to announce that attorney John Coletti has been named the 2019 Admiralty and Maritime Law Lawyer of the Year, and both he and fellow attorney Jane Paulson have been selected to the 2019 list of the Best Lawyers in America. Both attorneys have been included in this list every year since… read more

Family of Cyclist Killed in Garbage Truck Accident Files $10 Million Lawsuit

The family of the cyclist killed in a collision with a garbage truck filed a $10 million dollar lawsuit against the driver’s company. 41-year-old Tamar Monhait was riding north on Water Avenue, just north of the Hawthorne Bridge, when the garbage truck made a left turn into her path. The lawsuit, filed on behalf of… read more

Paulson Coletti Proud to Return as a Sponsor for the 2017 Walk, Roll ‘n’ Run

We are excited to say that this year’s Walk, Roll ‘n’ Run raised more than $97,000 (PDF) for United Cerebral Palsy Association of Oregon and Southwest Washington (UCP) Family Support Development! This annual fundraiser has helped raise hundreds of thousands of dollars over the years, and Paulson Coletti is proud to continue sponsoring this amazing… read more

City Commissioner Nick Fish Writes Op-Ed in Support of Legal Services Corporation

Following the President of the United States’ proposal to defund the Legal Services Corporation (LCS), Portland City Commissioner Nick Fish wrote an Op-Ed piece for Street Roots supporting the program.