Cook Law Firm
Cook Law Firm
Assembling the Pieces
Our goal with every client, with every issue, with every dispute and with every lawsuit is to assemble the often disparate and fragmented pieces into a persuasive coherent message - all to achieve the best result possible.
Grant grew up in Stafford, Oregon and attended Lakeridge High School. He began his undergraduate studies at the University of Oregon and completed them at Oregon State University.
Grant attended Willamette University College of Law from 2002 to 2005. He won the First Year Appellate Competition, which gained him access to Willamette Law's Moot Court. Grant also wrote for Willamette Law Online - U.S. Supreme Court section. While attending law school, Grant clerked for in-house counsel at Kettle Foods, Inc. and volunteered as a small claims mediator for Marion County Circuit Court. Upon graduation, Grant received a certificate of dispute resolution in addition to his juris doctorate degree.
Following graduation from law school, Grant clerked for one year with the Hon. Robert Selander - then presiding judge of Clackamas County Circuit Court.
Grant has practiced law since 2006 and is licensed with the Oregon and Washington state bars. He is also licensed to practice before the United States District Court, for the District of Oregon, the United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth and the Federal circuits.
Over the course of his legal career, Grant has successfully represented the interests of a wide variety of clients, from large companies to modest means clients.
Grant enjoys Oregon's outdoors and the time he spends with his wife and children, family and friends.
D. Stephanie Rivera joined Cook-Law Firm as an associate attorney in 2020.
Stephanie earned her law degree from Willamette University College of Law, where she obtained a Certificate in Law and Business, served as an Editor for Willamette Law Online (Oregon Courts), and Social Chair for the Latinx Law Student Association.
During her time in law school, Stephanie externed at the U.S. District Court, District of Oregon, for the Hon. Youlee Yim You, and clerked at various law firms in Salem, Oregon, with focus areas in: Employment Law, Business and Commercial Law, Bankruptcy Law, Criminal Defense, Civil Litigation, Medical Malpractice, and Property Law.
Stephanie earned her Bachelor of Science in Community Health Education from Portland State University and Associate of Science from Portland Community College, where she obtained a focus award in Communications. Before going to law school, Stephanie worked for financial and community credit institutions in Beaverton, OR.
A native of Southern California, Stephanie has lived in Oregon most of her life now and enjoys traveling and spending time with her family and friends.
It is our goal to respond to our client's concerns on the same day and to provide the time and attention necessary to fully understand their legal objectives.
We strive to create an environment where our clients do not feel hurried in such a manner that important details go overlooked.
We want to meet and communicate with our clients in a manner that best suits their needs. Whether in-person, by telephone, text, email, fax or video conference, we are committed to maintaining an attentive platform for our clients to communicate with us as needed and without undue delay.