• James R. Dole

Jim has a diverse practice emphasizing estate planning and administration, real estate, and civil litigation including appeals before federal and state courts and administrative agencies.  He is also active as a mediator and arbitrator and has extensive experience in government and school law.


Jim is a Southern Oregon native.  He is an avid skier, and enjoys trail-running with his children, hunting and fishing.  He has had extensive experience throughout his career as a board member of numerous nonprofit organizations.

Practice Areas

Professional Activities

  • Oregon State Bar, Disciplinary Board
  • Josephine County Bar
  • Jackson County Bar
  • U.S. District Court (Oregon)
  • U.S. Court of Appeals (9th Circuit)


  • University of Oregon School of Law, J.D.
    Editorial Board, Journal of Environmental Law and Litigation
  • University of Oregon, B.A.

Community Involvement

  • Rogue Community College Board of Education
  • Four Way Community Foundation
  • Rogue Community College Foundation
  • College Dreams, Inc.
  • Grants Pass Kiwanis