Michael H. McGeanAttorney

Professional Experience:

Michael H. McGean graduated from the University of California, Hastings College of the Law in San Francisco, California. Mr. McGean returned to Oregon in 2001 to practice law as a trial attorney.

Michael is a partner in Francis Hansen & Martin’s litigation department. His current practice emphasizes business litigation, real estate disputes, arbitration, administrative law, and land use.  Michael’s experience includes trials in state and federal courts, appeals, administrative proceedings, and many private arbitrations.

Michael is a current member of the Oregon State Bar’s Disciplinary Board, and a member of the United States District Court Local Rules Committee for Oregon. Michael has previously served on the Oregon State Bar’s Client Security Fund Committee, Civil Jury Instruction Committee, and the Local Professional Responsibility Committee for Deschutes, Crook, Jefferson and Wheeler Counties.

Michael has been rated AV Preeminent for the highest level of professional excellence by the Martindale Hubbell law directory.


February, 2015, Oregon Real Estate Deskbook, Chapter 66, “Rescission, Reformation, and Specific Performance” (Oregon State Bar CLE, 2015 ed.)

Martindale Hubbell Peer Rated 2018


Practice Areas

  • Civil Litigation
  • Contract and Business Disputes
  • Creditors Remedies
  • Land Use
  • Real Property Law
  • Trials and Arbitrations


  • Oregon State Bar – 2000
  • U.S. District Court for the District of Oregon
  • California State Bar, 2010
  • United State Bankruptcy Court, District of Oregon
  • U.S. Court of Appeals, Ninth Circuit


  • Reed College, B.A. 1992.
  • University of California, Hastings College of the Law, J.D., 2000.
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