Trevor J. Cartales
Tel: (503) 374-1303
Business Law | Alcohol Law | Cannabis Law | Estate Planning | Civil Litigation | Land Use Law | Entertainment Law
Trevor J. Cartales assists small businesses in formation, contractual relationships, leases, employment matters, and dispute resolution. He has extensive background in recreational marijuana, medical marijuana, industrial hemp, and liquor licensing assistance and administrative compliance. Trevor is also committed to consumer protection, experienced in leveraging state and federal law to stop unwanted telemarketing calls and securing damages for violations of consumer protection statutes. Knowing that legal advice and litigation can be expensive, Trevor strives to provide efficient, successful litigation solutions for clients when necessary, but takes pride in finding more cost-effective answers to legal problems when the opportunity arises.
Professional and Community Involvement
- Volunteer at Navigate Virtual Legal Clinic (2020 – Present)
- Youth Peer Court Judge
- Youth Soccer Coach
Admitted to Practice
- Washington State Courts
- Oregon State Courts
- Federal District Court of Oregon
- 9th Circuit Court of Appeals
- Bachelor of Arts in Philosophy from the University of Oregon
- Juris Doctor from the University of Oregon School of Law
- Managing Editor, Journal of Environmental Law & Litigation
Awards & Recognition
- Super Lawyers 2022 WA Rising Stars List
- Super Lawyers 2021 WA Rising Stars List
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Featured Blogs By Trevor
Can I Clear My Criminal Record?
What is Expungement? To expunge a criminal record is to erase or seal the contents of a criminal record after a...
USDA Approves Oregon’s Plan on Regulating the Production of Hemp
Did you know the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) recently approved Oregon’s hemp regulatory structure?...
Selling and Leasing Beats
Congratulations, you've been sampling, EQing, and mixing in your favorite digital audio workstation and now an...
What’s the legal status of delta-8-THC?
What is delta-8-THC? How is it different from delta-9-THC? Delta-9-THC is by far the most well-known cannabinoid, but...
USDA Announces New FSA Direct and Guaranteed Loans for the Hemp Industry
New Loans for the Hemp Industry On April 16, 2020, the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) Farm Service Agency (FSA)...
Family and Medical Leave Act (FMLA)
On March 18, 2020, President Trump signed the Families First Coronavirus Response Act into law. Among other things,...