Furniss Shearer & Leineweber
Attorneys At Law

Attorneys at law






Furniss Shearer & Leineweber is an Oregon law firm serving the needs of individuals, families, and small businesses in Oregon since 1973.

Furniss Shearer & Leineweber is an Oregon law firm serving the needs of individuals, families, and small businesses in Oregon. We represent individuals injured by others; we assist families in estate planning and probate, and we counsel legal matters for small businesses. We serve all clients with the highest standard in legal ability and ethical conduct.

The partners of Furniss Shearer & Leineweber each have over 30 years of legal experience and are awarded by Martindale-Hubbell the rating of AV Preeminent. Martindale-Hubbell declares this to be “the highest possible rating in both legal ability and ethical standards; the pinnacle of professional excellence earned through a strenuous Peer Review Rating process.”

The founder of our law firm, L. M. Schouboe, was admitted to the Oregon State Bar in 1950. Upon Mr. Schouboe’s retirement, the firm name changed from Schouboe and Furniss to Furniss Shearer & Leineweber.

The attorneys of Furniss Shearer & Leineweber support and serve individuals, families, and small businesses in varied areas of the law. We represent clients in all types of injury, property damage and worker compensation claims. Our lawyers also advise and assist families with estate planning, wills and trusts, guardianship, conservatorship and probate administration.

We also counsel small business clients on the legal aspects of formation and operation of their business.

While we do not practice in all areas of the law, with our years of experience and attorney contacts, we can provide counsel and trusted referrals to help you with your legal needs.

Areas of Practice

Worker’s Compensation, Personal Injury, Wrongful Death, Divorce & Modification, Child Custody, Estate Planning, Estate & Trust Management, Guardianship & Conservatorship, Property Insurance, etc.




Portland Office

700 Crown Plaza, 1500 SW First Ave., Portland, OR 97201

Gresham Office

600 NW Fariss Rd. Suite 102, Gresham, OR 97030


(503) 243-2608 Portland

(503) 665-9299 Gresham


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— Edmund Burke


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