Rebecca Watkins

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Law Practice
Rebecca joined Sather, Byerly & Holloway, LLP in 2004, after being admitted to the Oregon State Bar. Prior to beginning a law career, Rebecca worked in the cognitive research field, and with individuals with developmental and/or behavioral disabilities. Rebecca’s law practice focuses on employment litigation and appellate representation.

Law Practice (continued…)

She provides consultation to employers, assisting in policy development and decision making. Rebecca defends employers before the EEOC, BOLI, the Workers’ Compensation Board, and in state and federal courts.

Professional Activities

Rebecca is admitted to practice before the Oregon State Bar, Washington State Bar and the United States District Court, District of Oregon. Member of the Appellate, Labor and Employment Law, and Workers’ Compensation Sections of the Oregon State Bar, and Oregon Association of Defense Counsel. Contributor, OADC Case Notes 2010. Speaker, Oregon Law Institute 2009-2013; Speaker, Oregon Bureau of Labor & Industries, 2009-2013; Speaker, RIMS Education Day, 2013. DMEC Board Member, Legislative Committee (2014).


Northwestern School of Law at Lewis & Clark College, J.D. (2004); Portland State University, M.S. Psychology (1999); Portland State University, B.S. (1995).


Rebecca is a native Oregonian and lives with her family in Lake Oswego.

Something you may not know about Rebecca

Favorite restaurant in Portland? Jake’s Grill

Favorite Oregon/Washington getaway place? Redmond area

Favorite NW beach? Seaside

Favorite movie? Field of Dreams