Richard J. Vangelisti
Vangelisti LLC - http://www.vangelistilegal.com/
121 SW Morrison Street, Suite 475
Portland, OR 97204
FAX (503) 972-2235
Richard Vangelisti has experience as a mediator in matters involving insurance, civil rights, negligence, intentional torts, employment, and breach of contract. He has mediation training from the National Judicial College and the United States District Court for the District of Oregon as well as negotiation training from the Harvard Law School Program on Negotiation. He has tried cases involving trade secrets, employment, wrongful death, landlord and retail premises liability, motor vehicle, bicycle, pedestrian, insurance, civil rights, medical malpractice claims, and long‑term‑care facilities.
Richard has chaired the Oregon Bench and Bar Commission on Professionalism. He also has served as President of the Multnomah Bar Association and the Oregon Chapter of the Federal Bar Association. He holds an AV rating from Martindale‑Hubbell.
Richard began his legal career over 20 years ago as a law clerk for the Chief Judge of the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Texas. He then worked for Fulbright & Jaworski LLP (now known as Norton Rose Fulbright) (Texas) and Stoel Rives LLP (Oregon) before establishing a law firm representing plaintiffs in personal injury and wrongful death cases in Oregon and Washington.