Founding Partner Laura Rackner of Gearing Rackner & McGrath Chosen for 2023 Oregon Super Lawyers List

Laura Rackner, a founding partner of Gearing Rackner & McGrath, has again earned a distinguished place on the 2023 Oregon Super Lawyers List. This achievement places Rackner within the elite top five percent of the state's lawyers, reflecting her professional excellence and commitment to client service.




Portland, Oregon – Renowned Oregon family law firm, Gearing Rackner & McGrath proudly announces today that their founding partner, Laura Rackner, has been selected for the esteemed 2023 Oregon Super Lawyers List. This recognition is a testament to Rackner’s extensive professional achievements and the high degree of respect she holds among her peers.

Super Lawyers is a service provided by Thomson Reuters, which has a reputable rating platform that annually identifies outstanding lawyers from over 70 practice areas. The selection process is thorough, involving a statewide survey of lawyers, independent research evaluation of candidates, and peer reviews by practice area. Each year, no more than five percent of the state’s lawyers earn this prestigious honor.

Gearing, Rackner & McGrath is dedicated to providing effective, efficient, and personalized legal solutions to their clients, regardless of the complexities at hand. Their team of Portland divorce lawyers, including Rackner, leverages local knowledge and resources to support clients through emotionally challenging situations. The firm strives to deliver personalized, compassionate services to fight to protect clients’ rights and help them move forward.

The inclusion of Laura Rackner on the 2023 Oregon Super Lawyers List emphasizes not only her outstanding professional prowess but also highlights the firm’s dedication to providing superior legal services. This acknowledgment mirrors the firm’s guiding principle: to safeguard clients’ rights and support their journey toward a brighter future.

Laura Rackner was born in Minneapolis, Minnesota. She received her Doctor of Jurisprudence in 1984 and her Bachelor of Science in 1979, both from the University of Oregon. Prior to entering private practice in 1992, Laura served as Deputy District Attorney in the Marion County District Attorney’s Office; as Assistant Attorney General in the Oregon Department of Justice; and on the staff of the U.S. Department of Justice, the Office of Chief Counsel, and the Drug Enforcement Administration in Washington, D.C.

Laura Rackner’s accomplishment serves as a beacon of professional excellence and affirms Gearing Rackner & McGrath’s unwavering commitment to providing personalized, effective, and compassionate service. This recognition underlines the firm’s stature as a leading legal provider dedicated to securing the best possible outcomes for its clients.

ABOUT Gearing Rackner & McGrath

Since 2005, the family law firm Gearing Rackner & McGrath has been finding effective, efficient,, and expert legal solutions to help families move forward. Their attorneys have the local knowledge and resources to offer support to their clients during difficult, emotionally charged situations.

Gearing Rackner & McGrath

121 SW Morrison Street, Suite 850 Portland, OR 97204


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