Firm Personnel Serving Portland, OR

In addition to our wonderful attorneys, we proudly employ a great support staff. These valued individuals help our firm run smoothly. From regular day-to-day operations to more in-depth tasks, our legal staff makes sure our attorneys can do their jobs without problems or delays.

Michael Gilbertson

Michael Gilbertson Partner Attorney at Ransom, Gilbertson, Martin & Ratliff, L.L.P Education:

B.A. Political Science – 1985 University of Central Florida Orlando, Florida

Juris Doctor – 1989 (Cum Laude) Northwestern School of Law of Lewis & Clark College Portland, Oregon

Legal Experience:

1989-1990 – Staff Attorney: U.S. District Court Judge James M. Burns
1991-1995 – Associate Attorney: Law Offices of Hollis Ransom
1995-Present – Partner Attorney: Ransom, Gilbertson, Martin & Ratliff, L.L.P



Adian Martin

Adian Martin Partner Attorney at Ransom, Gilbertson, Martin & Ratliff, L.L.P Education:

B.A. Philosophy and History – 1990 M.A. Education – 1993 University of South Florida Tampa, Florida

Juris Doctor – 1997 Northwestern School of Law of Lewis and Clark College Portland, Oregon Legal Masters - 2012 University of Amsterdam Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Legal Experience:

1997-2000 – Associate Attorney: Ransom, Gilbertson, Martin & Ratliff L.L.P
2000-Present – Partner Attorney: Ransom, Gilbertson, Martin & Ratliff L.L.P




Jeffrey Ratliff

Jeffrey Ratliff Partner Attorney at Ransom, Gilbertson, Martin & Ratliff, L.L.P Education:

B.A. Economics – 1985 Emory University Atlanta, Georgia

Juris Doctor – 1989 Northwestern School of Law of Lewis and Clark College Portland, Oregon

Legal Experience:

1989-2002 – Deputy District Attorney: Multnomah County, Oregon
2002-2004 – Special Assistant United State Attorney: District of Oregon
2004-Present – Partner Attorney: Ransom, Gilbertson, Martin & Ratliff L.L.P




Supporting Staff

We are leaders in the community on working for injured workers' rights. We have a helpful, friendly, and accessible staff, to assist clients with minor injury claims to catastrophic injury claims. If you have a question or concern about your case, you can count on our staff to help.
Our staff is available for assistance with:
  • Copies
  • Translation Services
  • Determining the Status of Benefits
  • Scheduling Issues
  • Claim Status Updates

Your Success Is Ours

Our firm only wants to see your case succeed. That’s why we’ve assembled our strong team of attorneys and legal assistants who all care about getting you fair compensation. Our staff works hard to answer all your questions and research all pertinent information before your legal proceedings.

Choose Our Team for Your Case

We offer every consultation for free, so you can get all your questions answered without worrying about legal fees piling up. And remember—if we don’t win your case for you, you owe us absolutely nothing. If you find yourself needing aid from workers’ compensation, injury and disability attorneys in Portland, OR, contact Ransom, Gilbertson, Martin & Ratliff. Our firm has the experience and the motivation to help you win your case fast, so call us at 1-800-371-3664 today for your first consultation.