Erin Kathleen Morris

Erin Kathleen Morris

Experienced Family Law Attorney and Litigator in Oregon
  • Divorce, Family Law
  • Oregon, Washington
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Biography

Erin is a zealous and committed advocate for her clients and their families. Erin is licensed in both Oregon and Washington state, and has extensive experience in a broad range of family law litigation, including divorce, legal separation, custody and parenting time disputes, child and spousal support, prenuptial agreements, relocation, and parentage/paternity cases. Erin’s practice centers around her commitment to tailoring her legal strategy to a client’s ultimate goals, whether that involves reaching an out-of-court settlement or pursuing a client’s interests aggressively at trial. Erin understands that family law is the most deeply personal way in which the law touches our lives, and she approaches each client’s case with compassion, transparency, and attention to detail.

Erin is a native of the Pacific Northwest, spending much of her childhood in Vancouver, WA as the daughter of a local high school football coach and teacher. Erin received her Doctor of Jurisprudence from the Willamette University College of Law and graduated Cum Laude from the University of San Francisco with a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science. Erin is a member of the Multnomah County, Clackamas County, Washington County, and Clark County Bar Associations as well as a member of the Washington and Oregon State Bar Family Law Sections, the Oregon Trial Lawyer’s Association, the Oregon Academy of Family Law Practitioners, and the Association of Family and Conciliation Courts (Oregon Chapter). Erin has been named a “Rising Star” by Super Lawyers Magazine two years in a row (2017 and 2018), and received the 2017-2018 “10 Best” Attorney award for client satisfaction by the American Institute of Family Law Attorneys.

When not in the office or the courtroom, Erin enjoys exploring the pacific northwest with her family and friends, cooking up new recipes, and reading an excellent novel.

Practice Areas
    Divorce
    Collaborative Law, Contested Divorce, Military Divorce, Property Division, Same Sex Divorce, Spousal Support & Alimony, Uncontested Divorce
    Family Law
    Adoption, Child Custody, Child Support, Father's Rights, Guardianship & Conservatorship, Paternity, Prenups & Marital Agreements, Restraining Orders, Same Sex Family Law
Fees
  • Credit Cards Accepted
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
Oregon
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Washington
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Professional Experience
Morris, Stannard & Batalden Family Law PC
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Erin Morris is a Partner at the Oregon Family Law Firm of Morris, Stannard & Batalden Family Law PC
Attorney
Elizabeth Christy Law Firm PLLC
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Associate Attorney
Gearing, Rackner & McGrath
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Associate Attorney
Brittle & Brittle PC
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Associate Attorney
Stahancyk, Kent & Hook
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Education
Willamette University College of Law
J.D. (2012)
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University of San Francisco
B.A. (2007) | Political Science
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Honors: Cum Laude
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Awards
Rising Star
Super Lawyers Magazine
Super Lawyers is a rating service of outstanding lawyers from more than 70 practice areas who have attained a high-degree of peer recognition and professional achievement. This selection process includes independent research, peer nominations and peer evaluations. Only 2.5% of lawyers in the state are nominated as "Rising Stars" each year.
Rising Star
Super Lawyers Magazine
Super Lawyers is a rating service of outstanding lawyers from more than 70 practice areas who have attained a high-degree of peer recognition and professional achievement. This selection process includes independent research, peer nominations and peer evaluations. Only 2.5% of attorneys in the state are nominated as "Rising Stars" each year.
Rising Star
Super Lawyers Magazine
Super Lawyers is a rating service of outstanding lawyers from more than 70 practice areas who have attained a high-degree of peer recognition and professional achievement. This selection process includes independent research, peer nominations and peer evaluations. Only 2.5% of Lawyers in the State are nominated as "Rising Stars" each year.
Rising Star
Super Lawyers Magazine
10 Best Attorneys - Exceptional and Outstanding Client Service
American Institute of Family Law Attorneys
Rising Star
Super Lawyers Magazine
10 Best Attorneys - Exceptional and Outstanding Client Service
American Institute of Family Law Attorneys
Professional Associations
Oregon State Bar  # 124007
Member
Current
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Multnomah Bar Association
Board Member - Continuing Legal Education
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Washington State Bar  # 53265
Attorney Member
- Current
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Clark County Bar Association
Attorney Member
- Current
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Oregon Association of Family Law Practitioners
Attorney Member
- Current
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Oregon Trial Lawyers Association
Attorney Member
- Current
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Washington County Bar Association
Attorney Member
- Current
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Multnomah County Bar Association
Attorney Member
- Current
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Clackamas County Bar Association
Attorney Member
- Current
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Oregon State Bar Association  # 124007
Attorney Member
- Current
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Publications
Articles & Publications
Custody Quagmire: Covid 19 Has Forced Family Law Attorneys to Adjust
Oregon State Bar Bulletin
Websites & Blogs
Website
Morris, Stannard & Batalden Family Law PC
Contact & Map
Morris, Stannard & Batalden Family Law PC
1211 SW 5th Ave.
Suite 1440
Portland, OR 97204
Toll-Free: (503) 461-0244
Fax: (971) 350-3382
Monday: 8:30 AM - 5 PM
Tuesday: 8:30 AM - 5 PM
Wednesday: 8:30 AM - 5 PM
Thursday: 8:30 AM - 5 PM
Friday: 8:30 AM - 5 PM (Today)
Saturday: Closed
Sunday: Closed