Ginger Skinner

Ginger Skinner

Helping people thrive in an increasingly complex world.
  • Probate, Estate Planning, Elder Law ...
  • Oregon, Washington
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Ginger Skinner enjoys providing expert advice and personable service to her clients to address their personal and corporate legal needs. With a Master of Laws (LL.M) in taxation, Ginger is uniquely capable of providing families and businesses with tax-sensitive estate planning and administration. She often works with her clients’ advisors such as financial planners and accountants. Ginger operates with a down-to-earth, no jargon style that clients find quite refreshing.

She founded Skinner Law, PC with the goal of helping Oregon businesses and families create advantageous estate and succession strategies, ultimately achieving greater harmony in family and business relationships.

Prior to launching her own firm, Ginger served as general counsel for a large family-owned Oregon business. She gained great insight from this experience on the issues and challenges family-owned businesses face day-to-day. She understands what is important and how to solve the legal and corporate needs.

She frequently speaks on topics related to estate planning such as the Essentials of Estate Planning, Charitable Giving and Benefit Companies to other community and financial organizations.

Ginger also enjoys giving back and being active in the community. She has volunteered more than 120 hours of service with the District Attorney for Multnomah County, in which she prosecuted crimes on behalf of the State of Oregon. She is on the board of directors for the Oregon Chapter of the Alzheimer’s Association. The Chapter provides education and support for people diagnosed with Alzheimer’s

University of Washington School of Law
LL.M. (2006) | Taxation
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University of Idaho
J.D. (2005)
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Professional Experience
Skinner Law, PC
- Current
General Counsel
First Commerce, LLC
Articles & Publications
Oregon vs. Washington: Key Variations Related to Community Property
Presentation at the Northwest Planned Giving Roundtable Annual Conference
Professional Associations
Alzheimer's Association, Oregon Chapter
Board of Directors
- Current
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Washington State Bar
- Current
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United States Tax Bar
- Current
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Oregon State Bar  # 053797
- Current
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Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
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  • Credit Cards Accepted
Practice Areas
    Probate Administration, Probate Litigation, Will Contests
    Estate Planning
    Guardianship & Conservatorship Estate Administration, Health Care Directives, Trusts, Wills
    Elder Law
    Tax Law
    Business Taxes, Criminal Tax Litigation, Estate Tax Planning, Income Taxes, International Taxes, Payroll Taxes, Property Taxes, Sales Taxes, Tax Appeals, Tax Audits, Tax Planning
  • English: Spoken, Written
Websites & Blogs
Skinner Law
Contact & Map
Skinner Law, PC
9600 SW Barnes Road
Suite 125
Portland, OR 97225
Telephone: (503) 719-6603