Lewis Farmer, Managing Attorney
Lewis has moved around the country, living in Texas, Georgia, Ohio, California and Oregon. After graduating from Pitzer College in Claremont, California, Lewis got his first job at a law firm as an Office Assistant. It was working there that he decided to go to law school and enrolled at Lewis and Clark Law School in Portland, Oregon. After graduating there, he took some time as a Paralegal before sitting for the bar exam and passing on his first attempt, years out of law school, while working full time and planning his wedding.
Lewis is most experienced in family law matters, estate planning and administration, real estate transactions and disputes, landlord/tenant matters and DUII defense.
Kelsyn Lyons Bevins, Managing Attorney
Kelsyn hails from Missoula, Montana. She attended Pomona College in Claremont, California where she earned a degree in Economics, Philosophy and Politics. She spent the year after graduating Pomona living and working in South Korea on a Fulbright Scholarship. Upon arriving in Portland, she attended Lewis and Clark Law School, where she received a Certificate in Criminal Law along with her J.D.
Kelsyn began her career as a Public Defender where she took numerous misdemeanor and felony cases to trial, and represented hundreds of Oregonians charged with crimes in Washington and Multnomah Counties. Her experience brings first-hand knowledge of Oregon’s courthouses and juries to The Bridge Law Firm.
Kelsyn brings that same tenacity to litigation for her clients in Landlord and Tenant law. Kelsyn also practices Tenant Eviction Defense for the Portland Community College’s CLEAR Clinic, advocating for Portlanders who are facing eviction.
Kelsyn also works in Criminal Defense, Probate, Basic Estate Planning, and other areas of Civil Litigation practice.
As a (retired) athlete who loves Rugby and Soccer, Kelsyn knows the value of teamwork and has the drive to fiercely represent your interests in and out of the courtroom.