Howard Rubin - Ogletree, Deakins, Nash, Smoak & Stewart, P.C.

Howard Rubin

Listed in Best Lawyers since 2009
Phone: 503-552-2168

Howard Rubin is a Shareholder in the firm's Portland office. Howard has been representing public and private employers in employment and labor law matters for more than 25 years. His traditional labor work includes representing employers in union organizing, labor arbitrations, labor agreement administration and negotiations.Howard has handled a variety of cases ranging from unfair labor practice charges to wrongful discharge, employment discrimination, breach of contract, tort, wage and hour and Employee Retirement Income Security Act claims. He has appeared before federal and state administrative agencies, such as:

The National Labor Relations Board

The Oregon Bureau of Labor and Industries

The Equal Employment Opportunity Commission

The Oregon Employment Relations Board

The Washington Public Employment Relations Commission

Prior to joining Ogletree Deakins, Howard was a practicing lawyer at a law firm he co-founded in 1989.

Northwestern UniversityBA 1978Northwestern UniversityJ.D. 1983

Case History

Other Court Admissions
  • U.S. Court of Appeals, Ninth Circuit
  • U.S. District Court, District of Oregon

Office Location

The KOIN Center, Suite 1500
222 Southwest Columbia Street
Portland, OR 97201
United States

Lawyer of the Year Awards

2016 Lawyer of the Year in Employment Law - Management of the Portland-OR Metro Area
Howard Rubin has earned a Lawyer of the Year award for 2016!

Practice Areas

Employment Law - Management
Labor Law - Management
Litigation - Labor and Employment