When it comes to the practice of law one thing is certain, experience counts. Tim has more than 26 years of experience as a lawyer. He is a native of Bend, Oregon and is the founding partner in the law firm of Elliott, Riquelme & Wilson, L.L.P. He received a B.A. in Political Science from the University of California at Berkeley and a J.D. from Willamette University College of Law. Tim is admitted to practice in the states of Oregon and Idaho before all trial and appellate courts and the United States District Courts for both jurisdictions. Tim has prior business experience as a registered lobbyist, prosecuting attorney, developer and licensed construction contractor. He is a past Land Use Hearings Officer, Compliance Hearings Officer for Jefferson County, Oregon, hearing and deciding code enforcement cases.
Tim's regional practice focuses on Civil Litigation, Business, Personal Injury and Wrongful Death, Construction, Real Estate, Mortgage and Foreclosure Law, Collections, Construction Law, Warranty Law, Commercial and Sales Law, Title and Insurance Law, etc. Tim is both a civil and criminal trial lawyer. As a native of Bend, Oregon, he is intimately familiar with both the local and regional business and political climate.