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Robert Doeckel is a litigation associate at the firm’s Portland office. Before joining Garvey Schubert Barer, he served as a clerk to the Honorable Marco A. Hernandez at the United States District Court for the District of Oregon, where he worked on a range of civil and criminal matters, including employment law, civil rights, environmental law, and intellectual property. He also worked for the Special Litigation Unit of the Oregon Department of Justice, which focuses on constitutional claims, complex class-action lawsuits, elections litigation, and other high-profile or sensitive cases. 

Robert received his law degree, magna cum laude, from Lewis & Clark Law School. Prior to law school, Robert received his B.A. degree in Political Science and History from the University of Wisconsin-Madison, and worked in Wisconsin politics, first as an aide to a state Senator and then as Deputy Director of a nonprofit, nonpartisan public relations and advocacy organization. 


  • Oregon, 2015


Lewis & Clark Law School, J.D., magna cum laude, 2014

  • Dean’s List
  • Editor, Lewis & Clark Law Review

University of Wisconsin-Madison, B.A., Political Science and History, 2005


  • Honorable Marco A. Hernandez, United States District Court for the District of Oregon
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