Lea K. Schneider

Partner

1000 SW Broadway, Suite 1400
Portland, Oregon 97205

503.227.1111 Main
503.972.4257 Direct

Assistant: Amanda S. Johnson-Gorton: 503.543.1661 x 246

Practice Areas
Overview
Lea joined Sussman Shank in 2018 as a member of the firm's litigation department. 

Lea's practice is focused on complex business and commercial litigation.  For more than 10 years she has represented clients in a variety of industries including healthcare, hospitality, insurance, manufacturing, and transportation.  Her litigation experience in these industries includes wrongful death, personal injury, breach of contract, defamation, product liability, and probate disputes.

Lea is an active member of Sussman Shank's Sustainability Oversight Committee.  The committee is responsible for driving the firm's ongoing commitment to green practices, resulting in the firm's recognition in the "100 Best Green Workplaces in Oregon" list by Oregon Business magazine for eight years.

Education
B.A.  University of Wisconsin
J.D.  Marquette University
Admitted to Practice
Oregon State Bar
Wisconsin State Bar 
U.S. District Court, Oregon
Honors
Oregon Super Lawyers® Rising Star 2013, 2014, and 2016
Professional Organizations
Oregon State Bar
Oregon Women Lawyers Association
Gus J. Solomon Inn of Court
Civic Organizations
Sussman Shank Sustainability Oversight Committee (2018 - Present)
Articles
Speaking Engagements
Oregon and Washington Construction Lien Law, NACM Oregon (2019)
Personal Interests
Lea enjoys spending her free time running, hiking, and cheering for the Green Bay Packers.
1642 Portland Business Journal: Oregon's 2018 Most Admired Companies Oregon Business: 100 Best Companies to work for in Oregon 2019 Oregon Business: 100 Best Green Workplaces in Oregon 2019
Practice Areas
Education
B.A.  University of Wisconsin
J.D.  Marquette University
Admitted to Practice
Oregon State Bar
Wisconsin State Bar 
U.S. District Court, Oregon
Honors
Oregon Super Lawyers® Rising Star 2013, 2014, and 2016

Lea K. Schneider

Partner


1000 SW Broadway, Suite 1400
Portland, Oregon 97205

503.227.1111 Main
503.972.4257 Direct

Assistant: Amanda S. Johnson-Gorton: 503.543.1661 x 246
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Lea joined Sussman Shank in 2018 as a member of the firm's litigation department. 

Lea's practice is focused on complex business and commercial litigation.  For more than 10 years she has represented clients in a variety of industries including healthcare, hospitality, insurance, manufacturing, and transportation.  Her litigation experience in these industries includes wrongful death, personal injury, breach of contract, defamation, product liability, and probate disputes.

Lea is an active member of Sussman Shank's Sustainability Oversight Committee.  The committee is responsible for driving the firm's ongoing commitment to green practices, resulting in the firm's recognition in the "100 Best Green Workplaces in Oregon" list by Oregon Business magazine for eight years.

Personal Interests
Lea enjoys spending her free time running, hiking, and cheering for the Green Bay Packers.
Speaking Engagements
Oregon and Washington Construction Lien Law, NACM Oregon (2019)
Professional Organizations
Oregon State Bar
Oregon Women Lawyers Association
Gus J. Solomon Inn of Court
Civic Organizations
Sussman Shank Sustainability Oversight Committee (2018 - Present)