Barran Liebman LLP
601 SW 2nd Avenue, Suite 2300
Portland, Oregon 97204
Andrew Schpak represents management in employment litigation and provides advice in employment matters. He has worked with government entities, businesses of all sizes, and non-profit organizations. Andrew drafts and updates workplace policies and employee handbooks, provides workplace training, and advises clients on employment issues when they arise. He also represents clients before state and federal administrative agencies and in state and federal court proceedings. Andrew is a Member of the Multnomah Bar Association Board of Directors, serves as the Bar’s Delegate to the American Bar Association's House of Delegates, and is a past President of its Young Lawyers Section. He also acts as the American Bar Association Young Lawyers Division's Chair-Elect and will Chair the Division during the 2014-2015 bar year. The American Bar Association Young Lawyers Division honored Andrew with back-to-back "Star of the Year" Awards in 2011 and 2012 for his work as the Conferences, Programs, and Products Director, Committee Director, and District Representative for Oregon and Washington. Andrew also serves as Chair of the Board of Directors of the Hollywood Theatre, Chair of the Board of NWEEO/Affirmative Action Association, and as a Life Fellow of the American Bar Foundation. He has been listed in the Oregon Super Lawyer Magazine as a Rising Star since 2009 and has been listed as a Super Lawyer since 2013. In 2014, he was ranked as an “Up and Coming” attorney for Labor & Employment law in the state of Oregon by Chambers & Partners USA. He is certified as a Senior Professional in Human Resources (SPHR) by the Human Resources Certification Institute (HRCI). Andrew graduated from Reed College and received his J.D. from Cornell Law School. He is admitted to practice in Oregon and Washington.
Andrew "does a great job of understanding the client" and is "very knowledgeable and very thorough."- Client Interview