Mr. Klahn began his legal career as a Umatilla County Public Defender and handled cases covering all aspects of criminal law, from DUI to murder cases. In 1995 he opened his private practice. The law office of Mr. Klahn is conveniently located in Pendleton, allowing him to serve residents throughout Umatilla County. From his combined experience as a public defender and a private attorney, Mr. Klahn knows how to evaluate any criminal law case, from felony to misdemeanor charges, and facilitate the expungement of a conviction or the reduction of a sentence from criminal to civil wherever possible.
By focusing primarily on the area of criminal law, Mr. Klahn has developed an in-depth understanding and high level of skill in helping his clients achieve successful outcomes for their criminal defense cases. Mr. Klahn takes an aggressive and strategic approach to defending the rights of his clients.
Mr. Klahn is a member of the Oregon State Bar. With over 30 years of experience in criminal defense law in Pendleton, Oregon, Mr. Klahn will bring extensive legal knowledge and expertise to your case.