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111 S.W. Fifth Avenue
Portland, OR 97204
T: 503.205.2466

Erin M. Burris

Erin Burris is an associate in the firm’s education practice group, which represents educational entities including higher education institutions, public school districts and private schools. Before joining Miller Nash Graham & Dunn, she worked as a staff attorney at Learning Rights Law Center where she practiced education law, with a focus on special education matters and disability discrimination cases under the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act, Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act, and the Americans with Disabilities Act. She also served as a judicial clerk to Justice Susan Owens of the Washington State Supreme Court, where she gained broad knowledge of Washington law through her work on a variety of civil and criminal cases.

Upon graduating from law school, Erin became a member of the Order of the Coif, an honor society that recognizes the top ten percent of graduating law students from their class. During law school, Erin practiced as a limited license attorney, representing the State of Oregon at the Oregon Department of Justice in its Trial Division and worked on a variety of matters at a general civil litigation law firm. She also gained valuable experience as an extern to the Honorable Judge Ann Aiken of the U.S. District Court of Oregon.