James H. Jordan


Location: Corvallis, Oregon

Phone: 541-402-4470

Fax: 541-754-1455

Email: E-mail Me

Mr. Jordan retired from the practice of law at the end of 2011. Previously he practiced primarily in business and real estate law with most of his time devoted to corporate and business law and major real estate transactions.

Mr. Jordan began as a law clerk with the Oregon Supreme Court before starting his practice. He had a private law practice from 1960 to 2006, including being a member of the law firm of Weatherford, Thompson, Horton & Jordan, P.C. During a portion of those years, he was an assistant professor at Oregon State University and was involved in investment real estate.

In 2006, Mr. Jordan merged his practice with Evashevski Elliott PC.

He and his wife, Carol, live in Albany and have two children and four grandchildren.


  • Columbia Law School, New York, New York
    L.L.B. - 1960
  • Columbia Law School, New York, New York
    J.D. - 1971
  • Oregon State University, Corvallis, Oregon
    B.S. - 1957 Major: Accounting
  • Stanford University
    Electrical Engineering - 1956

Published Works

  • Three Articles, Continuing Legal Education Handbook, Oregon State Bar
  • Co-Author, Surety Bonds, Oregon Law Review


  • Panelist, Real Estate and Tax Laws, CLE seminars

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Oregon State Bar
  • Linn-Benton Bar Association
  • Linn Benton Community College Board of Trustees, Member, Chair
  • Numerous Civic Organizations and Activities

Practice Areas