Ms. Barran has written extensively on management law and is a national speaker and trainer. In addition to providing employer advice, she handles employment litigation in state and federal courts, labor disputes and employment arbitrations.
Since 2003, Ms. Barran has been ranked #1 for labor and employment Law defense in the State of Oregon by Chambers & Partners USA.
She is also a fellow of The College of Labor and Employment Lawyers, a fellow of the American Bar Foundation, and has been named in The Best Lawyers In America directory since 2001.
She is admitted to practice in Oregon and Washington.
Paula received her BA from the College of William and Mary; MA from Cornell University; PhD from the University of British Columbia; JD from Osgoode Hall Law School at York University; and MBA from the University of Oregon, Oregon Executive MBA program.