Oregon Charges & Defenses

Ross Denison Law offers a full range of criminal defense services throughout the State of Oregon. This site lists and discusses some of the most common charges, but please call with any problem, and Ross can tailor services to your unique situation. Whether you have just gotten a phone call from law enforcement or been indicted on felony charges, contact Ross Denison Law today.

Domestic Violence

Accusations of domestic violence within a family or between loved ones can create particular and sensitive difficulties, both legally and emotionally. They are the sort of accusations that tend to make the rest of a person fall away in the eyes of so… Read More


Oregon has extensive laws prohibiting both the possession and distribution of certain controlled substances. With the national trend towards the legalization of marijuana possession, an achievement already hard won here in Oregon, one might be tempte… Read More


In Oregon, a person commits the offense of Driving Under the Influence of Intoxicants (DUII) when they drive a vehicle on a premise open to the public while either: having 0.08% or more by weight of alcohol in their blood as shown by a chemical analy… Read More

Sex Crimes

More than any other accusation, the charge of sexual misconduct triggers assumptions and judgment from most people even before the search for truth about the charges. It is a bell that cannot be unrung, and the stigma attached to even the baldest of… Read More


Theft charges cover a broad range of behavior, but essentially consist of the taking of another’s property with the intent to deprive the owner of the property. Theft can be accomplished by extortion (compelling another to give you property), decep… Read More
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