Ian Baldwin is senior counsel in WSHB's Portland office, handling a variety of complex civil litigation matters including commercial, construction, real estate, personal injury, employment, and transportation disputes. He currently serves as the Vice Chair of the Oregon Association of Defense Counsel's Construction Practice Group. Prior to joining WSHB, Ian clerked for the Honorable Kathleen M. Dailey of the Multnomah County Circuit Court.

Ian received his law degree from George Mason University School of Law and graduated cum laude with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Political Science from the University of Oregon. While attending George Mason, Ian placed 1st among his class of 150 peers in George Mason's first-year moot court competition.

Prior to pursuing his law career, Ian completed a year of public service with AmeriCorps, where he worked as a tutor and career counselor for underprivileged youth in Seattle.

In his free time, Ian serves as the assistant debate coach at Lincoln High School.



  • George Mason University School of Law (J.D., 2015)
  • University of Oregon (B.A., 2010, cum laude)

Licensed to Practice in

  • Oregon
  • Washington



Community Activities

  • Assistant Debate Coach at Lincoln High School


  • Vice-Chair, Oregon Association of Defense Counsel's Construction Practice Group

Honors & Recognitions

  • Best Lawyers: Ones to Watch recognition for Commercial Litigation and Construction Law in Portland, OR (2021 - 2024)

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