James Mountain, Jr.,was recently named “Lawyer of the Year” in Portland, OR for Administrative / Regulatory Law by Best Lawyers for 2014. He was also selected for inclusion in the 2014 Best Lawyers in America© list in the areas of appellate practice and administrative/regulatory law.
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