Welcome

Since 1929, Kell, Alterman & Runstein, L.L.P. has provided regional and national clients with premier representation in a range of legal work, including all aspects of corporate law, environmental law, family issues, and litigation. After more than 80 years, we still follow the same principles on which our firm was founded: vigorous advocacy, the highest levels of client service, and active community involvement. We represent clients throughout the Pacific Northwest from our offices in Portland and Vancouver.

We build the value and the strength of our client relationships on a strong foundation: understanding and advancing our clients’ goals. Kell, Alterman & Runstein, L.L.P. has earned a reputation as a professional and welcoming firm that provides timely, effective, and thoughtful legal representation and services to individuals, families, and businesses of all sizes.

We draw on over two centuries of collective experience to provide each Kell, Alterman & Runstein, L.L.P. client consistently excellent legal services. Martindale-Hubbell, a national directory of attorneys, has awarded several of our attorneys its prestigious AV Preeminent rating, in recognition of their high ethical standards and legal ability. Attorneys from our firm have also been selected as Best Lawyers in America.

Attorneys at Kell, Alterman & Runstein, L.L.P. contribute to our local communities through service on the boards of directors of the Anti-Defamation League, Portland State University Foundation, American Red Cross, Oregon Association of Children with Learning Disabilities, Oregon Advocacy Center (now known as Disability Rights Oregon), American Cancer Society, and Portland Energy Conservation, Inc. They also support community partners like New Avenues for Youth, Oregon Lawyers Against Hunger, Legal Aid Services of Oregon, and the MacDonald Center.