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  • Jamison McCune
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Introduction

In high school Jamison’s first job was as a “looper” at a local country club. In true Caddyshack fashion, Jamison was awarded the Evans Scholarship, a caddy scholarship which provided full tuition at the University of Oregon. Jamison graduated from the University of Oregon in three years with a double major in political science and philosophy. He also spent many Saturdays rooting for the Ducks in the stands at Autzen Stadium or McArthur Court. Jamison chose to remain at Oregon for law school because of his love of the state and his desire to practice law in the Pacific Northwest.

While Jamison is a native Oregonian, he enjoys actively exploring the United States. In his free time, he also enjoys golfing, watching the Portland Trailblazers, and training on and off for his first marathon.

Practice &  Experience

Jamison joined Bodyfelt Mount as an associate in 2013. Before joining the firm, Jamison clerked for the Honorable Karsten H. Rasmussen of the Lane County Circuit Court. As a judicial law clerk, his work concentrated on complex civil litigation cases.

In October 2015, Jamison was selected to the Jury Trial Experience Project sponsored by the American College of Trial Lawyers. The program is designed to help young civil lawyers gain trial experience in front of juries. Jamison worked part time with the Metropolitan Public Defender Services for five months, handling misdemeanor cases on behalf of indigent clients on a pro bono basis. Highlights of the program included Jamison’s first jury trial and prevailing on a dispositive motion after a Rule 104 hearing.

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Introduction

In high school Jamison’s first job was as a “looper” at a local country club. In true Caddyshack fashion, Jamison was awarded the Evans Scholarship, a caddy scholarship which provided full tuition at the University of Oregon. Jamison graduated from the University of Oregon in three years with a double major in political science and philosophy. He also spent many Saturdays rooting for the Ducks in the stands at Autzen Stadium or McArthur Court. Jamison chose to remain at Oregon for law school because of his love of the state and his desire to practice law in the Pacific Northwest.

While Jamison is a native Oregonian, he enjoys actively exploring the United States. In his free time, he also enjoys golfing, watching the Portland Trailblazers, and training on and off for his first marathon.

Practice &  Experience

Jamison joined Bodyfelt Mount as an associate in 2013. Before joining the firm, Jamison clerked for the Honorable Karsten H. Rasmussen of the Lane County Circuit Court. As a judicial law clerk, his work concentrated on complex civil litigation cases.

In October 2015, Jamison was selected to the Jury Trial Experience Project sponsored by the American College of Trial Lawyers. The program is designed to help young civil lawyers gain trial experience in front of juries. Jamison worked part time with the Metropolitan Public Defender Services for five months, handling misdemeanor cases on behalf of indigent clients on a pro bono basis. Highlights of the program included Jamison’s first jury trial and prevailing on a dispositive motion after a Rule 104 hearing.

Admitted to Practice

Oregon
U.S. District Court, District of Oregon

Education

J.D. and Statements of Completion in Tax and Green Business, University of Oregon School of Law, 2013 (Order of the Coif)
B.S., Political Science and Philosophy 2009 (Phi Beta Kappa)

Professional & Community Activities

Defense Research Institute
Multnomah Bar Association
Oregon Association of Defense Counsel
Oregon Casualty Adjusters Association

Jamison is a director of the Multnomah Bar Association (MBA) Young Lawyers Section (YLS), where he works closely with the YLS Membership Committee. Jamison is the publications liaison for the Oregon Association of Defense Counsel Construction Practice Group. He also serves on the MBA Volunteer Law Project Golf Committee.