Peter C. Richter - Miller Nash Graham & Dunn LLP

Peter C. Richter

Listed in Best Lawyers since 1995

A partner since 1978, Peter C. Richter has helped hundreds of clients resolve their legal problems through negotiation, mediation, arbitration, and primarily jury trials. 

His cases have involved numerous legal issues in contracts, business, and tort law, including construction, securities, antitrust, probate and trust, real estate, insurance, personal injury, franchise, banking, partnership, creditors’ rights, labor, land use, and timber law. 

Peter was named one of Oregon’s ten best litigators by the National Law Journal and was selected for inclusion in Oregon Super Lawyers. He is a member of the American Board of Trial Advocates and the International Association of Defense Counsel. 

Additionally, Peter has been selected by his peers for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America. He is listed in Who’s Who in America and Who’s Who in American Law, and he has been named in Chambers America's Leading Lawyers for Business as a leading lawyer in litigation for 12 years. 

University of OregonBS 1967University of Oregon School of LawJ.D. 1971
American Board of Trial AdvocatesFederal Bar AssociationAmerican Bar FoundationLewis and Clark Law School--Adjunct ProfessorOregon Association of Defense Counsel

Office Location

U.S. Bancorp Tower, Suite 3400
111 Southwest Fifth Avenue
Portland, OR 97204
United States


Lawyer of the Year Awards

2015 Lawyer of the Year in Litigation - Real Estate of the Portland-OR Metro Area
Peter C. Richter has earned a Lawyer of the Year award for 2015!

Practice Areas

Banking and Finance Law
Commercial Litigation (Complex Litigation, Tort)
Corporate Compliance Law
Litigation - Labor and Employment
Litigation - Real Estate
Litigation - Securities
Litigation - Trusts and Estates

Other Information

Gender: Male