Attorney Forrest Reid

A Second-Generation Advocate For The Accused

Forrest Reid

Some attorneys only dabble in criminal defense. They see it as a quick way to make a buck. They aim to settle cases — avoiding the work of trial — as much as possible. Others are former prosecutors who lack a passion for standing up for the underdogs.

I'm a different sort of lawyer. As a second-generation defense attorney, I have deep roots in the criminal defense field. I have devoted my entire career — which spans over three decades — to protecting the rights of the accused.

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How My Approach Is Different

Big-city lawyers sometimes fancy themselves too important for the many detailed tasks that make up the legwork of criminal cases. As a local lawyer with longstanding connections in the community, I offer the friendly and responsive service you expect from a small-town practice. At the same time, however, I bring an exemplary track record of experience to the table. I have handled matters ranging from first-time DUIIs to serious violent crimes, sex offenses, drug crimes and more. Over the course of my career, I have gained invaluable insight by representing more than 15,000 defendants and handling more than 1,500 trials.

In my office, you will quickly find that your case matters. I will never skimp on your defense just to wrap up the file. On the contrary, I will devote the highest level of attention necessary for pursuing the best result possible.

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For more information about my professional background, follow the link below. You can also call me at 541-926-3823 or send me an email to get in touch. Since the first consultation is free of charge, you have nothing to lose.

My office is conveniently located across the street from the courthouse in Albany, Oregon.