Top Rated Employment Litigation Attorney in Portland, OR
Selected to Rising Stars: 2019 - 2021
Attorney Christina Stephenson is a partner with Meyer Stephenson Employment Law firm in Portland, Oregon. A top-rated trial lawyer with more than 11 years of total legal experience, Ms. Stephenson provides exceptional counsel and support to clients throughout the greater Portland metro and across the state who have experienced serious violations of their rights as workers.
Since her time in law school, Ms. Stephenson has proven herself a tireless advocate for the rights and liberties of others. She was actively involved with various social justice initiatives and received awards for her contributions to addressing reproductive outsourcing and other matters. Early in her career, she worked for a prominent employment law firm in her area, where she gained invaluable trial experience before helping to establish Meyer Stephenson Employment Law in 2018.
From her efforts, Ms. Stephenson has achieved remarkable success assisting her plaintiff clients obtain the justice they deserve while helping them recover substantial restitution for the suffering they endured. Honored for her outstanding professionalism and service, she has earned designation from Best Lawyers as a One to Watch in 2021 along with many other top rankings and endorsements from her peers. She has also received Superb, 10 out of 10 client ratings on Avvo.
In 2005, Ms. Stephenson received her bachelor’s degree in international politics from American University. While there, she received a Dean's Scholarship and served as facilitator at the university’s Office of Community Action and Social Justice. She then attended the University of Oregon School of Law, where she received several scholarships as well as recognition and awards for her excellent academic achievements.
Ms. Stephenson obtained her Juris Doctor in 2009, and she holds her license to practice in California and Oregon. She serves as co-chair of the Oregon Trial Lawyers Association's Employment Section, and she is an active member of the National Employment Lawyers Association, among her other professional affiliations. She has also published articles and conducted lectures and continuing legal education seminars on a variety of legal topics.
- 50%Employment Litigation: Plaintiff
- 50%Employment & Labor: Employee
Employment Discrimination, Wrongful Termination, Retaliation, Employment Law - Employee, Wage & Hour Laws, Whistleblower, Sexual Harassment
- Super Lawyers: 2022
- Rising Stars: 2019 - 2021
About Christina Stephenson
First Admitted: 2009, California
Professional Webpage: https://oregonworkplacelaw.com/about/
- California courts
- Owen M. Panner American Inn of Court, Member
- Young Lawyers Section
- Professionalism and Education Committee of the Multnomah Bar Association
- American University, International Politics, Dean’s Scholarship and was a facilitator at the university’s Office of Community Action and Social Justice
Last Updated: 5/15/2022