Before he became an attorney, Jim worked as a daily newspaper reporter, photographer and editor in several Oregon cities. From 1987 to 1994, he served in the Oregon House of Representatives from Lane County. Mr. Edmunson served as Chairman of the Democratic Party of Oregon from 1999 to 2007, and is past chair of the Lane County Planning Commission. He also was a Trustee of the Oregon State Library, and has served on many local and state government commissions. He is the past chairman of Continuing Legal Education for the Workers’ Compensation Section of the Oregon State Bar. He has authored several articles on legal practice.
Mr. Edmunson is a member of the Oregon State Bar Association, and the Lane County Bar Association. He is admitted before the Oregon Supreme Court, U.S. District Court for District of Oregon, and the United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit.
Jim is a graduate of the University of Oregon Law School, class of 1983.
Jim is a 6th generation Oregonian born in Eugene. He was raised in rural Lane County near Goshen and Junction City. Jim is married, with two daughters and a granddaughter. He enjoys golf, camping, gardening and University of Oregon sports.
Our Service Area
Cary Wing Edmunson is a law firm located in Eugene, Oregon, with offices in Corvallis & Roseburg. Our attorneys serve clients in Eugene, Springfield, Corvallis, Albany, Roseburg, and Cottage Grove.
|Eugene-Springfield||Corvallis, Alabany, Lebanon|
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Serious Personal Injury
We handle serious injury and death cases caused by automobile and truck collisions, auto accidents, defective products, products liability, medical malpractice, slip and fall cases, medical negligence, and "third-party" cases arising out of injuries occurring on the job.
We handle workers' compensation injury and disability claims due to accidents or due to exposures to repetitive tasks, chemicals, noise, and other injurious environments.
Social Security Disability
We handle Social Security disability cases for those who are disabled from working at any job on a regular basis for an extended time. We are experienced working with Social Security claims and the requirements needed.