Proven Results

Portland Defender attorney Troy Pickard has been recognized for being one of the leading criminal defense and tenant attorneys in the jurisdictions where he has practiced law.

Criminal Defense Cases

Troy Pickard has been recognized for being one of the leading DUI, Assault, Resisting Arrest, and Criminal Defense attorneys in the jurisdictions where he has practiced law. Below are examples of case results from courts in Oregon and California.

Criminal Results

  • Felony domestic violence assault and strangulation – dismissed
  • Multiple firearms offenses – reduced to a single infraction with no jail time and no fines
  • Dozens of misdemeanor cases dismissed on defense motions
  • Hit and Run – Not Guilty Jury Verdict
  • Multiple Resisting Arrest Trials – Not Guilty Jury Verdict or dismissed entirely after trial
  • Burglary and Theft – Not Guilty Jury Verdict
  • Unlawful discharge of firearm – all evidence of firearm and ammunition kept out after unlawful search motion
  • Assault – Not Guilty Jury Verdict
  • Reckless Driving – Not Guilty Jury Verdict
  • Intimidation – Not Guilty Jury Verdict

DUI Dismissals

  • Multiple DUI dismissals where the client’s due process or other rights were violated
  • Multiple DUI dismissals where Troy Pickard attacked the government’s evidence of intoxication
  • DUI dismissal upon demonstrating that the evidence of intoxication was based on the client’s medical condition
  • Many DUI dismissals upon demonstrating that the client’s speedy trial rights were violated

Every case is different, so don’t roll the dice – contact Portland Defender today to protect your rights and your future.

Landlord-Tenant Cases

Troy Pickard has been recognized as being one of the leading tenant’s rights attorneys in Oregon. Below are examples of recent case results along with the amount of money awarded to the tenant in settlement or by a judge or arbitrator:

Recent Favorable Awards or Settlements:

  • 2017 – $36,000.00 – violation of ORS 90.842 et seq.
  • 2017 – $30,000.00 – habitability violations
  • 2017 - $8,485.00 - theft of deposits, unlawful entry
  • 2017 - $7,400.00 - theft of deposit, undisclosed utility
  • 2017 – $4,248.00 – theft of security deposit
  • 2016 – $25,000.00 – habitability violations
  • 2016 – $5,550.00 – wrongful eviction
  • 2016 – $5,600.00 – retaliation, habitability violations
  • 2015 – $7,250.00 – habitability violations
  • 2014 – $10,000.00 – theft of security deposit; breach of contract
  • 2014 – $14,900.00 – retaliation; habitability
  • 2014 – $6,000.00 – retaliation; habitability
  • 2014 – $4,000.00 – retaliation; habitability
  • 2013 – $5,000.00 – wrongful eviction; habitability violations
  • 2013 – $14,125.00 – unlawful lockout; theft of security deposit
  • 2013 – $10,000.00 – unlawful lockout; unlawful entry; unlawful disposal of tenant property
  • 2013 – $11,000.00 – theft of security deposit; unlawful landlord entry
  • 2013 – $9,500.00 – rat infestation in apartment
  • 2013 – $6,000.00 – habitability violations
  • 2013 – $3,000.00 – failure to return security deposit
  • 2012 – $18,000.00 – habitability violations
  • 2012 – $4,700.00 – habitability violations
  • 2012 – $13,225.00 – habitability violations
  • 2012 – $4,000.00 – illegal landlord entries
  • 2012 – $3,400.00 – failure to return security deposit
  • 2012 – $4,000.00 – habitability violations
  • 2012 – $2,000.00 – habitability violations
  • 2011 – $4,500.00 – habitability violations
  • 2011 – $4,550.00 – illegal entry and lockout
  • 2011 – $8,600.00 – multiple landlord violations
  • 2011 – $8,300.00 – habitability, security deposit
  • 2011 – $3,000.00 – wrongful deposit withholding
  • 2011 – $3,000.00 – habitability, security deposit
  • 2011 – $3,000.00 – habitability violations
  • 2011 – $3,000.00 – unlawful entries, habitability
  • 2011 – $2,450.00 – security deposit recovery

Just because Portland Defender obtained a particular result in a particular case does not necessarily mean that the same result can be obtained for another client in another case, because every case is different. So don’t roll the dice – contact Portland Defender today to protect your rights and your future.

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Portland, OR 97232
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