Per A. Ramfjord

Per A. Ramfjord

Stoel Rives LLP

Recognized since 2008

Portland, Oregon

Practice Areas

Commercial Litigation

Criminal Defense: White-Collar

Environmental Law

Litigation - Antitrust

Litigation - Environmental

Litigation - Health Care

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Per Ramfjord is a trial lawyer who represents clients in criminal and civil litigation, with an emphasis on white-collar, environmental, tax and energy matters. Per has handled a wide variety of criminal matters, including investigations and prosecutions under various environmental statutes such as the Clean Water Act, Clean Air Act, RCRA, and Endangered Species Act as well as securities fraud, wire fraud, tax fraud, money laundering, and healthcare matters under the Stark and Anti-Kickback statutes.

Per also has related civil litigation experience at the federal, state and local level in citizen suits brought under various environmental laws, business and energy disputes, and tax matters. As a former U.S. Attorney, Per has significant trial experience as both a prosecutor and defense lawyer.

Contact & Links


  • 760 Southwest Ninth Avenue, Suite 3000
    Portland, OR 97205


  • University of Michigan - Ann Arbor, J.D., graduated 1984

Bar Admissions

  • Oregon, Oregon State Bar
  • District of Columbia, District of Columbia Bar


  • Federal Bar Association for the District of Oregon - Member
  • Litigation and Criminal Sections, American Bar Association - Member
  • Oregon Public Defense Services Commission - Commissioner
  • Oregon State Bar Board of Governors - Member

Court Admissions

  • U.S. District Courts for the Districts of Oregon and District of Columbia
  • U.S. Courts of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit and District of Columbia
  • U.S. Supreme Court

Stoel Rives LLP
Headquarters: Portland, Oregon

112 The Best Lawyers in America® awards

33 Best Lawyers: Ones to Watch in America awards

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Recognized in The Best Lawyers in America® 2022 for work in:

  • Commercial Litigation
  • Litigation - Antitrust
  • Criminal Defense: White-Collar
  • Environmental Law
  • Litigation - Environmental
  • Litigation - Health Care

Special Focus

  • Business Disputes
  • Complex Litigation
  • Environmental
  • Environmental Crimes
  • Federal
  • Fraud
  • Government Investigations
  • Governmental Investigations
  • Internal Investigations
  • Large Case Litigation
  • Securities Fraud
  • White-Collar Criminal Defense


  • Listed in Oregon Super Lawyers® (Criminal Defense: White Collar, Business Litigation, Environmental Litigation), 2009–2014, 2016–2018
  • AV Preeminent Peer Review Rated with Martindale-Hubbell®

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