"National Trial Lawyers Top 100"
Oregon State Bar 2001 to present, Oregon Trial Lawyers Association, Oregon Association of Defense Counsel, United States District Court, District of Oregon, Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals, Certified in Mediation Training, Westlaw, Lexis, Omega, PC Docs, Lois, Pita, Matthew Bender, Info-Tax, WordPerfect, Word, Excel, Internet, PowerPoint, ELMO, Premise, Prolaw.
Court Appointed Arbitrator Multnomah and Washington County Circuir Courts, State of Oregon
Panel Arbitrator Arbitration Service of Portland
Certified Mediator Nebraska Office of Dispute Resolution
Legal: 5/2001 University of Nebraska College of Law, J.D. cum laude, Litigation Skills Track
Rank-2nd Year- 8th/106, Cumulative Rank-Top 15%, GPA-7.0/9.0, with distinction
2018 Owner Eike Law PC Portland, Oregon.
2007-2018 Owner/Partner Attorney Aldrich Eike, PC Portland, Oregon
Practice included complex civil litigation with emphasis on Insurance, Construction, Home Owner Association HOA, Real Estate and Construction Defect Litigation, Liens, Payment Claims, Contracts, and Negotiation. Complete case responsibility from marketing, to intake, through resolution, and appeal if necessary. Primary trial counsel for one of Oregon’s only large townhome construction defect multimillion dollar cases which has gone to trial, ultimately resulting in a multi million dollar settlement from America’s largest homebuilder after four weeks of trial. Litigated cases through state and federal courts throughout Oregon and SW Washington, Oregon Court of Appeals and Oregon Supreme Courts. Active in Oregon legislation involving construction and real estate law. Owner and manager of all aspects of mid-sized premier boutique firm with 10 employees.
2001-2006 Attorney Davis Rothwell Mullin Earle & Xochihua Portland, Oregon.
Practice included heavy insurance defense litigation and coverage disputes - construction defect, professional malpractice (real estate, legal, architectural, and psychiatry), personal injury, bailment, products liability, premises liability, trade defamation, disparagement, and contract dispute cases. Specific experience includes all aspects of case organization, investigation, and discovery, taking and defending depositions representing clients at jury and bench trials, arbitrations, mediations and judicial settlement conferences, direct negotiation with clients, claims representatives, and plaintiffs’ attorneys, writing and arguing motions, requests for admissions, interrogatories, and all aspects of trial work.
2000-2001 Law Clerk, Office of the Attorney General -Nebraska Lincoln, Nebraska
2000 (Fall) Criminal Clinical Practice, Lancaster County Attorney Office Lincoln, Nebraska
2000 (Summer) Summer Associate/ Law Clerk, Koley Jessen P.C. Omaha, Nebraska