Our attorneys are dedicated to helping people through difficult criminal and family law matters. We are known in Roseburg and throughout Oregon for the experience, skill and tenacity we bring to every case. The legal team at The Arneson Group is led by two seasoned attorneys: James Arneson and Thomas Bernier.
Attorney James A. Arneson
The founder of our firm, attorney James A. Arneson, has effectively represented clients throughout the state of Oregon on a wide range of criminal and civil issues since 1977. He is a past president of the Oregon Criminal Defense Lawyers Association, has served on the State Sentencing Guidelines Board, and for six years sat on the State Board of the Oregon Civil Liberties Union. He is a member of the Oregon Criminal Defense Lawyers, the National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers, the Oregon ACLU Lawyer and Legislative Committees, and the Family Law Section of the Oregon State Bar.
Attorney Thomas C. Bernier
Since beginning his legal career in 1977, attorney Thomas C. Bernier has been dedicated to the fierce defense of adult and juveniles. He has spoken at professional conferences on cross-examination, death penalty defense, making the record for appeal and other topics of note for criminal defense lawyers.
To learn more about the attorneys at our firm, please see their individual profile links below:
- James A. Arneson
- Thomas C. Bernier
- Gina Marie Stewart
- Shannon R. Douglass
- Annette M. Smith
- Mary A. Sell
Call 541-378-4674, toll free at 866-958-3556 or contact us online to schedule an appointment with one of our lawyers. Our office is open weekdays from 8 a.m. until 5 p.m., with evening and weekend appointments available upon request. We are conveniently located in Roseburg, across the street from the Douglas County Juvenile Detention Center, and near the Douglas County Jail and Courthouse.