Oregon Legal Research and Forms
Provides a wide selection of state and federal legal forms as well as a comprehensive
attorney state directory and a dictionary of legal definitions.
Oregon Legal Research
Run by Oregon public law librarians, this site offers legal research guides by topic,
FAQs, legal help contacts, and up-to-date legal news and information.
Oregon Law Help
Free legal guides and help for low-income Oregonians, run by the Center for Non-Profit
Legal Services, Legal Aid and Oregon Law Center.
Oregon Judicial Department
Self Help Resources
Resources for people who want to learn more about Oregon’s laws and courts, or want
to represent themselves in a legal matter. Links to legal forms, online services,
DIY legal topic guides, and more.
Oregon State Bar, Public Information
Provides legal guides by topic, as well as quick links to the bar’s lawyer referral
service, and the LegalLinks tv show featuring legal topics and issues.
Oregon Research Guides by Topic
Oregon State Extension Service
Legal Aid Services of Oregon
General Legal Research and Forms
101 law forms for personal use
Over 101 legally enforceable forms, with step-by-step instructions, covering transactions
that readers are most likely to face in daily life.
Legal Information Institute
Nonprofit dedicated to providing free legal resources and information to help people
understand the laws that govern them. Resources include a legal encyclopedia/dictionary,
state laws by topic, and federal law and ruling updates.
Zimmerman’s Research Guide
An ever expanding online encyclopedia for legal researchers curated by Andrew Zimmerman,
Library Manager at Morgan, Lewis & Bockius and hosted by LexisNexis.
Provides legal topic guides, lawyer directory by state and area of practice, community
question & answer boards, and for-fee legal forms.
Similar to FindLaw, this online legal information website offers legal information
by topic or jurisdiction (including Latin America), lawyer directory, and free legal
County Court Information
Deschutes County Court
Jefferson County Court
1100 NW Bond
Bend, OR 97701
Crook County Court
75 SE C Street Suite C
Madras, Oregon, 97741
Oregon Circuit County Court
300 NE Third Street
Prineville, Oregon, 97754
Found in the lower-middle section of the Oregon Courts page; provides hours, mailing
address, phone numbers and web addresses for each Oregon county court. Some offer
Legal Codes: Oregon State
Oregon Revised Statutes
Printed Version - In library
Online and full print version of Oregon’s laws available in the reference collections
at the Downtown Bend, Redmond and La Pine libraries.
A user-friendly searchable version of the Oregon Revised Statutes.
Oregon Legislative Bill Review
Check on bills working their way through the legislative process, and find links
to the current and archived Oregon Revised Statutes.
Legal Codes: Counties
Legal Codes: Cities
Find an Attorney
Oregon State Bar Referral Service
The referral service entitles people to an initial consultation with a lawyer of up to 30 minutes for a maximum fee of $35.
Also offers these specialty programs
- Modest Means: Helps moderate-income Oregonians find affordable healthcare.
- Military Assistance Panel: matches deployed service members and their dependants with lawyers willing to provide up to 2 hours of legal advice at no charge.
- Problem Solvers: Free legal information and advice for children.
Legal aid is a non-profit organization that provides representation on civil cases to low-income clients throughout Oregon.
20360 Empire Avenue, Suite B3
Bend, OR 97701
(541) 385-6944 or (800) 678-6944
National directory of attorneys, searchable by area of expertise.
Spanish Language Legal Network Directory
Print directory available for in-library use at Downtown Bend Library