The Law Offices of Paul F. Sherman - Portland Divorce Lawyer

Oregon, Washington and California Divorce and Family Law Attorney

Paul F. Sherman has Over 30 Years of Legal Experience

Paul F. Sherman is a reputable Portland, Oregon, and Vancouver, Washington, lawyer who has been effectively representing divorce and family law clients for over 30 years. If you are interested in learning more about how our firm helps families with divorce and family law issues, call the Law Offices of Paul F. Sherman at (503) 223-8441 or Contact Us today for a free divorce and family law consultation.

Our Practice Areas

  • Divorce — helping clients with contested and uncontested divorce cases including high asset divorce matters
  • Child custody — pursuing effective outcomes for parents regarding custody, parenting time and visitation issues
  • Emergency Custody Orders - protecting children in immediate danger
  • Family Law — Comprehensive and skilled representation on all family law matters including paternity and child relocations
  • Complex property division — Helping our clients with large estates, family businesses, and other complex property division issues
  • Legal separation — Helping clients who want to live separate financial lives while remaining legally married
  • Settlement agreements — drafting divorce Marital Settlement Agreements and Separation Contracts that are enforceable, understandable and designed to help you to stay out of court in the future
  • Paternity — helping fathers gain parental rights and visitation with their children
  • Prenuptial agreements — drafting agreements that protect your pre-marital property and dictate how property should be divided after marriage
  • Modification of judgments — modifying custody, child support and spousal support judgements following a substantial change in circumstances, such as job loss or relocations
  • Protective orders — helping clients protect their children with emergency custody orders and maintain the status quo during divorce and modification proceedings
  • Restraining orders — helping clients protect their families and assets during a divorce
  • Grandparent rights — pursuing visitation or custody rights for grandparents and third parties who have been intimately involved in the raising of their grandchildren
  • Temporary relief — requesting pendente lite relief to address issues of temporary custody, family support, child support, use of vehicles and other matters prior to the final divorce judgment
  • Enforcement of judgments — helping clients enforce a child support, spousal support, family support or other financial judgment
  • Estate planning — helping families with their estate planning needs including drafting wills and trusts
  • Personal injury — helping our who have been injured by the negligence or other wrongful conduct of others, including motor vehicle accidents, serious injury and wrongful death
  • DUI and Drunk Driving — tough and effective representation when your license and freedom are at stake, including diversion and treatment programs if you are eligible
  • Real Estate and Business Law — helping our clients with real estate and business law matters, including business entity formation and business litigation

Contact Paul F. Sherman for Legal Advice

We know you have questions and we have answers. If you would like more information on our practice areas, or would like advice on your legal problem call the Law Offices of Paul F. Sherman at (503) 223-8441, or Contact Us for a free consultation.


The Law Offices of Paul F. Sherman represents divorce and family law clients throughout Oregon, Washington, and California. Our experienced Portland divorce and family law attorney represents individuals in metropolitan Portland, Aloha, Beaverton, Gresham, Hillsboro, Forest Grove, Tigard, Gladstone, Milwaukie, Lake Oswego, Oregon City, Clackamas, Boring, Canby, West Linn, Tualatin, Sherwood, Newberg, Vancouver, Camas, Washougal, Longview, St. Helens, Scappoose, Sandy, Astoria, Seaside, Lincoln City, Newport, Hood River, Bend, Redmond, Eugene and throughout Multnomah County, Washington County, Clackamas County, and Clark County.