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Annapurna Raman is an attorney and shareholder at MacMillan, Scholz & Marks in Portland, Oregon. As a dedicated advocate, Anna is involved in all phases of dispute resolution, including trial, arbitration, and complex case resolution. Innovative, thoughtful, and thorough, Anna navigates her clients through the legal system, advising and defending the parties she represents on issues ranging from construction defect claims, contract disputes, and government investigations, to tort claims, dram shop claims, and product liability claims, to subrogation and fire loss investigations.

Anna’s diverse dispute resolution, negotiation, and litigation experience allow her to quickly identify the key issues in each case in order to present her clients with a comprehensive legal analysis at the very onset of the matter. She continuously provides persuasive arguments throughout the pendency of each case in order to achieve the best resolution.

Anna is appreciated by clients and colleagues alike for her ability to analyze and understand even the most complicated matters, often involving many moving parts. An analytical thinker and intuitive problem-solver, Anna’s proven skill in creating understandable and poignant talking points and overarching litigation strategy is the result of assimilating what can be disparate information into a compelling narrative that is straight-forward, interesting, and persuasive.

Frequently involved in cases with novel legal issues, Anna relies upon her keen analytical, research, and writing abilities. Curious by nature, Anna never hesitates to dive into learning new subject matter when it serves her client’s interest. She believes in regular and clear communication with clients and matter constituents alike, and values their perspective while keeping them in the loop.

Contact & Links
  • 900 Southwest Fifth Avenue, Suite 1800
    Portland, OR 97204
  • Lewis & Clark College, J. D., graduated 2003
  • Oklahoma City University, M.B.A., graduated 2000
  • Scripps College, B.A., graduated 1997
Bar Admissions
  • Oregon, 2003

Recognized in The Best Lawyers® in America 2023 for work in:
  • Litigation - Construction
  • Litigation - Insurance
Additional Areas of Practice:
  • Insurance Law


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