Attorney At Law

Seth Hantke

Attorney

Seth Hantke was raised in Tillamook, Oregon. Seth graduated from Willamette University in 1995. After graduation, Seth worked for two years as a social worker in Chicago and Detroit as an at-risk youth outreach counselor and foster care case manager. He then returned to Oregon and worked for the Oregon Youth Authority as a juvenile parole officer.

Seth graduated from the University of Montana School of Law in 2001. He joined the firm in January 2002, and became a partner on January 1, 2006. Seth is the past Treasurer of the 6th Judicial District Bar Association , is a volunteer for Legal Aid Services of Oregon, as a past member of the State Family Law Executive Committee, and has served as a Pro Tem Municipal Court Judge. Outside of the office, he enjoys motorcycling, playing the guitar, traveling, and spending time with his family.

Jessica Ramirez-Thorpe

Attorney

Jessica Ramirez-Thorpe grew up in and around Portland, Oregon. Jessica graduated with a dual Bachelor of Arts degree in Environmental Studies and Biological Anthropology from the University of Oregon in 2017. She also graduated from Lewis and Clark Law School in 2020, and received a certificate in General Human Services from Clackamas Community College 2020.

She has spent time within Oregon Supreme Court under Justice Nakamoto and was also a Law Clerk for the Child Advocacy Section of the Oregon Department of Justice working on child abuse cases. In her free time she enjoys reading, painting, and exploring the outdoors with her English Bulldog Frankie.

Paralegals

Sheri Traum

Sheri Traum has worked for our firm since August, 1991. She works as a paralegal in large-asset farm and business dissolutions. She graduated from Blue Mountain Community College with an Associates of Applied Science degree in June of 1991. In her spare time, she enjoys hiking, biking, and spending time with family and friends.

Chelesa Huber

Chelesa Huber graduated from Blue Mountain Community College in June, 1993, with an Associates of Applied Science degree. She began working for our Firm in December, 1993, as a receptionist. Since 1996, she has worked primarily as a paralegal.