Michael C. Robinson - Perkins Coie LLP

Michael C. Robinson

Listed in Best Lawyers since 2006

Michael Robinson is a partner in Perkins Coie's Land Use practice. Well-known throughout Oregon for his land use representation, Michael focuses on obtaining land use approvals and highway access permits for commercial, residential and institutional development since 1991.  His clients include energy providers, home builders, commercial developers, industrial developers, hospitals and office developers throughout the State of Oregon.   He represents municipal clients as special land use counsel and appears regularly before local governments and state agencies regarding land use entitlements. He also assists private clients in obtaining access approach road permits from the Oregon Department of Transportation (ODOT) and assists his energy provider clients in obtaining Energy Facility Siting Commission (EFSC) permits and solid waste-related permitting. In addition, Michael has extensive experience with annexations and the preparation of complex development agreements.

University of OklahomaUniversity of OklahomaBA Lewis & Clark Law SchoolJ.D.
Oregon State Bar AssociationAmerican Institute of Certified Planners and American Planning Association Oregon State Bar Association

Office Location

1120 Northwest Couch Street, 10th Floor
Portland, OR 97209-4128
United States

Lawyer of the Year Awards

2015 Lawyer of the Year in Litigation - Land Use and Zoning of the Portland-OR Metro Area2014 Lawyer of the Year in Land Use and Zoning Law of the Portland-OR Metro Area
Michael C. Robinson has earned a Lawyer of the Year award for 2015!Michael C. Robinson has earned a Lawyer of the Year award for 2014!

Practice Areas

Land Use and Zoning Law
Litigation - Land Use and Zoning