Practice Emphases

Family law, Adoption, Guardianship, and Estate Planning

Professional Experience

Shareholder Arthur Saito manages our Astoria office. He has practiced law in Oregon for twenty years. Before joining Stahancyk, Kent & Hook, Arthur worked at a private law firm in Hillsboro, Oregon, and then for St. Andrew Legal Clinic’s Washington County branch office, where he provided legal representation in the areas of domestic relations, adoption, and estate planning.

Education

Willamette University College of Law

Salem, OR · J.D.

California State University

Long Beach, CA · Coursework toward M.A. History

Pitzer College

Claremont, CA · B.A. History

San Dieguito Academy

San Dieguito, CA; Vista High School · Vista, CA

Professional Activities

Arthur is a former Director and Secretary for the  Washington County Bar Association.

Awards and Achievements

In 2009 and 2008 Arthur inspired members of the SK&H community to turn out for the St. Andrew Legal Clinic Race for Justice. Arthur’s efforts garnered SK&H the Largest Team Award two years in a row. He also received the Night Clinic Volunteer of the Year Award from St. Matthew Legal Clinic in 2000 and was awarded an Outstanding Service Award from the Multnomah County Volunteer Lawyer’s Project in 1995.

Interests

Arthur’s interests include U.S. history and collecting Asian antiques.  See Antiques Home Show (How Arthur Saito came to steward an Asian art collection), Super Lawyers Oregon 2019 article.

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