Amy R. Alpern - Littler Mendelson P.C.

Amy R. Alpern

Listed in Best Lawyers since 2011
Phone: 503-889-8878

Amy R. Alpern focuses primarily on litigation and has tried numerous employment cases, including claims involving breach of employment contract, sexual harassment, race discrimination, disability discrimination and non-competition agreements. She has also arbitrated disputes on nearly every type of employment claim.

She practices in federal and state courts, as well as before the Oregon Bureau of Labor and Industries and has specific experience with:

  • Title VII
  • The Unlawful Trade Practices Act
  • State of Oregon common law and statutory law regarding employment matters

She works predominately with clients in sales, retail and the automotive industry.

Amy serves as the Portland office representative for Littler Mendelson's Women's Initiative. Before joining the firm, she served as a deputy district attorney for Multnomah County, where she tried over 100 jury cases and second chaired a murder trial. She then worked for a law firm in Portland, where her practice emphasized litigation of employment discrimination, wrongful discharge, and breach of contract claims. She was a shareholder at another firm where she focused exclusively on litigation.

University of Southern CaliforniaBA Northwestern School of Law of Lewis and Clark CollegeJ.D.
Muscular Dystrophy AssociationMultnomah Bar AssociationMultnomah CountyCampaign for Equal JusticeDomestic Violence Project

Case History

Other Court Admissions

  • U.S. Court of Appeals, 9th Circuit
  • U.S. District Court, District of Oregon

Office Location

121 Southwest Morrison Street, Suite 900
Portland, OR 97204
United States

Practice Areas

Labor Law - Management
Litigation - Labor and Employment