Jeffrey A. Turnoy

Attorney Profile

Top Rated Criminal Defense Attorney in Portland, OR

Mark C. Cogan, PC
 | 1500 SW 1st Avenue, Suite 780
Portland, OR 97201
Phone: 503-477-5150
Fax: 503-208-3410
Selected To Rising Stars: 2018 - 2020
Licensed Since: 2012
Practice Areas:
  • Criminal Defense
Attorney Profile

Attorney Jeffrey A. Turnoy is a senior associate with the law firm of Mark C. Cogan, P.C., in Portland, Oregon. A top-rated and award-winning trial attorney with more than seven years of legal experience, Mr. Turnoy focuses his practice almost exclusively on criminal defense. He represents the rights and liberties of clients throughout the greater Portland metro region and surrounding areas who stand accused or are under investigation for virtually any type of felony or misdemeanor offense.

Handling all types of criminal cases, Mr. Turnoy has become a recognized leader in advocating on behalf of those accused of sex crimes, particularly in the areas of sex-offender registration relief and qualified expungements. So well-versed is he in these legal areas, other attorneys routinely call on him for assistance and support with their own cases, and Mr. Turnoy has conducted numerous lectures and seminars on these subjects.

Regardless of the charges his clients are facing or how complicated their situations, Mr. Turnoy draws upon his extensive knowledge and resources to devise the most effective strategies possible aimed at helping his clients achieve the most favorable results possible for their unique situations.

A 2008 graduate of Western Oregon University, Mr. Turnoy obtained his Juris Doctor from Willamette University College of Law in 2012. During his time in law school, Mr. Turnoy was heavily involved with the Willamette Law Review, serving as the journal's business editor and contributing to its online publication. He also published an article in the Law Review his third year involving parental constitutional rights versus governmental interests.

Along with practicing before all Oregon state courts, Mr. Turnoy is also admitted to practice before the U.S. District Court for the District of Oregon. He is an active member of the Oregon Criminal Defense Lawyers Association, the Multnomah Bar Association, the Oregon State Bar and the American Bar Association, among his other professional affiliations.

 
Practice Areas
  • 100%Criminal Defense
Focus Areas

Arrest & Arraignment, Assault & Battery, Criminal Fraud, Criminal Law, Drug & Alcohol Violations, Expungement, Felony, Misdemeanor, Motor Vehicle Offenses, Sex Offenses, Theft, Criminal Domestic Violence

Selections

top-imageSelected to Rising Stars for 3 years

Rising Stars: 2018 - 2020

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About Jeffrey Turnoy

Admitted: 2012, Oregon

Professional Webpage: https://www.coganlawoffice.com/attorney-profiles/jeff-turnoy...

Honors/Awards:

  • In light of my service to my clients, and the many reviews received from satisfied clients, I was awarded the Client's Choice Award from Avvo.com., Client's Choice Award, Avvo.com, 2019
  • Oregon State Championship

Bar/Professional Activity:

  • Presented a CLE to the Yamhill County Bar Association, titled Sex Offender Relief and Other Tools to Help Your Client get His/Her Life Back. The presentation described the process for obtaining relief from sex-offender registration and expungement of qualified sex crimes., 2018
  • U.S District Court District of Oregon, 2012
  • Oregon, 2012
  • Presented a CLE to the Multnomah Bar Association, titled MBA CLE: Sex Crimes Conviction Relief, which explained the process for obtaining relief from sex-offender registration in the courts and at the Board of Parole, as well as the process for expungement of qualified sex crimes., 2019

Scholarly Lectures/Writings:

  • Co-wrote chapter on traffic violations and criminal charges associated with DUI cases. Provided information regarding crimes and violations, defenses, trial strategies, and penalties. Chapter was published in the DUI Trial Notebook published by the Oregon Criminal Defense Lawyers Association., Author, Chapter 11: Violations and Related Charges, The DUI Trial Notebook, Oregon Criminal Defense Lawyers Association, 2014
  • Law Review Article, Willamette Law Review, Willamette University College of Law, Salem, Oregon
  • Provided an update to my previously written chapter in the DUI Trial Notebook for the Oregon Criminal Defense Lawyers Association., Author, Chapter 11: Violations and Related Charges, The OCDLA DUI Trial Notebook, Oregon Criminal Defense Lawyers, 2019
  • Guest Speaker for Yamhill County Defense Consortium CLE. Presented on relief from sex offender registration and expungement of sex crimes., Guest Speaker, Sex Offender Relief and Other Tools to Help Your Client Get His/Her Life Back, Yamhill County Defense Consortium, 2018

Verdicts/Settlements:

  • Took a multi-felony domestic violence case to trial and obtained a verdict of Not Guilty on all charges after a 3-day jury trial., 2019
  • Client was charged with assault and related charges after an altercation with a neighbor. Client faced mandatory prison time. After speaking with the victim, we were able to work out a solution that made all sides happy. We then took the paperwork to the judge, and after making our arguments, the judge dismissed the case, over objections from the District Attorney. Client's life was restored after an unfortunate incident., 2017
  • Client was charged with multiple felony sex-crimes stemming from a relationship with an underage partner. Client was a military veteran with severe PTSD. After several months of negotiations, and after presenting our mitigation package, we achieved a settlement for non-felony non-sex-crimes, and a sentence of time-served and probation., 2017

Educational Background:

  • Western Oregon University
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Office Location for Jeffrey A. Turnoy

1500 SW 1st Avenue
Suite 780
Portland, OR 97201

Phone: 503-477-5150

Fax: 503-208-3410

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Last Updated: 2/18/2020

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