Helen C. Dillon - Portland Oregon Family Law Lawyer

Helen C. Dillon, Attorney at Law
3005 S.E. Carlton
Portland, OR 97202-8651
Phone: (503) 548-2532
Toll Free: (877) 213-7749
Fax: (503) 771-7024
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Family Law Overview

Comprehensive Legal and Compassionate Family Law Representation

Dealing with complicated family law issues can be a challenge, one compounded by the emotional aspect of such situations. Having the guidance of a caring and experienced lawyer can help during these trying times, offering you the guidance and the helping hand you need to find swift and favorable resolutions to your particular issues.

For nearly 30 years, I, Helen C. Dillon, Attorney at Law, have provided comprehensive and compassionate family law representation to clients throughout the Portland, Oregon area. Devoted to my clients' well being, I offer a caring approach to your unique needs while providing the aggressive service based upon my experience based upon my experience and knowledge of the law required to help you meet your goals.

My extensive work in family law allows me to provide experienced services to my clients, addressing numerous issues, including:

  • Divorce and Dissolution: Property and Debts. Addressing all issues relating to the end of a marriage, living together agreement or cohabitation with or without a written agreement, and registered domestic partnership, my divorce and dissolution services are designed to help you move on with the next phase in your life by putting you in the best position financially and emotionally as possible.
  • Same-sex couple issues: From the creation or dissolution of registered domestic partnerships to prenuptial agreements and cohabitation agreements, my same-sex couple representation provides detailed support for the complex issues faced by my gay and lesbian clients.
  • Custody, Parenting Time and Support: Child-related issues arise in all types of relationships. From divorce to dissolution of a registered domestic partnership, addressing custody, parenting time/visitation, and support issues can become a complicated and emotional task. My work is designed to help each party come to a satisfactory agreement through mediation, negotiation, or court room litigation.
  • Alternative Reproductive Technology, including Artificial Insemination and Surrogacy: My surrogacy and artificial insemination representation helps my clients address the intricate legal details surrounding these alternate conception process. With so many and various surrogacy situations available, addressing each legal issue can be a complicated task, one involving much detailed knowledge of my client to ensure as fully as possible no legal complications in the future for either the surrogate carrier or the intended parents or for the mother and sperm or egg donor involved in artificial insemination.
  • Wills and probate
  • Guardianship and conservatorship matters
  • Restraining Orders - domestic violence situations
  • Modifications of child and spousal support, custody, and parenting time/visitation
  • Enforcement of child and spousal support, custody, and parenting time/visitation
  • Mediation
  • Prenuptial agreements and postmarital (after marriage) agreements
  • Cohabitation/living together/same-sex or heterosexual partnerships agreements
  • Dissolution of cohabitation/living together agreements and same-sex or heterosexual partnerships
  • Paternity

Contact my office online or call (503) 548-2532 or toll free (877) 213-7749 to make an appointment to discuss your particular situation.


I, Helen C. Dillon, Attorney at Law, am pleased to offer compassionate and assertive legal representation to clients in Portland, Beaverton, Tigard, Gresham, West Linn, Wilsonville, Tualatin, Woodburn, Lake Oswego, Clackamas, Hillsboro, St. Helens, Clatskanie, Happy Valley, Milwaukie and Gladstone as well as to residents of Washington County, Multnomah County, Clackamas County and Columbia County.