LILLIAN SUELZLE WATSON​

Location:  Gresham, Oregon
Phone:     503.288.9296
Email:      Email me

Lillian Suelzle Watson was born and raised in Gresham, Oregon. Lillian established Gresham Family & Bankruptcy Law in 2001 and the firm has continued to grow. She obtained her Associate’s Degree from Mt. Hood Community College in 1989 and her BA in Communications from Marylhurst University in 1992. Prior to attending law school Lillian was employed as a legal secretary, an administrative assistant in commercial lending, and then a residential loan officer until 1997. She graduated from Northwestern School of Law at Lewis and Clark in December of 2000. Lillian is a member of the Oregon State Bar and the United States District Court, Oregon District. She was a member of the Oregon State Bar Unlawful Practice of Law Committee, stiil an active Multnomah Bar Association, (Family Law and Debtor Sections), American Bar Association and the Gresham Chamber of Commerce. She is involved in the Gresham community and regularly volunteers in the legal community.

​Areas of Practice

  • ​Mediation
  • Collaborative
  • Wills
  • Probate & Estate Administration

Bar Admissions

  • Oregon, 2001
  • U.S. District Court District of Oregon, 2001

Education and Training  

  • ​Basic Divorce Mediation Training
    • 40 CEU – September 2017
  • Domestic Relations & Parenting Disputes Mediation Training
    • 40 CEU July 2015
  • Advanced Mediation Training
    • 16 CEU – PCC May 2011
  • Basic Mediation Training
    • 32 hrs CEU – PCC – April 2010 
  • Lewis & Clark, Northwestern College of Law – 2000
  • Marylhurst University – BA Organizational Communications -1992 ​

Honors and Awards

  • Rising Stars, Super Lawyers, 2011

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Oregon Mediators AssociationOregon Collaborative ProfessionalInternational Association of Collaborative Professionals
  • Association of Family & Conciliation Courts
  • Oregon State Bar – Family Law Section

Languages:

  • English