Oregon & Washington Municipal Water Law Attorneys

Our firm maintains a focus in the practice area of water law and municipal water rights. We deal with all aspects of the permitting, extension certification and protest of municipal water rights, including:

  • perfection and continuation of municipal water rights
  • formation of water districts and water authorities
  • use of surplus water associated with municipal rights on non-appurtenant land
  • protection of municipal water rights from from pre-1909 water right filings
  • charter provisions restricting the use of certain water
  • public facility permitting and construction

Christopher Crean and Chad Jacobs practice in this area of law.