Brookings Law Office - Four Great Reasons To Choose Us

We are Brookings Law Office – located in both Brookings, Oregon and Crescent City, California, a locally owned, family run business. With more than 30 years legal experience, a full-time staff of four and a wide variety of investigators, co-counsel, legal contractors and legal research resources. We are well prepared for anything from simple wills to complex contract litigation. We pride ourselves in our ability to advocate on behalf of our local community, businesses and perhaps most importantly, for our clients rights and pursuit of justice. Our team is committed to achieving innovative results for our clients.

1John Babin - Legal Attorney is licensed to practice law in both Oregon and California. Graduated with a Bachelor of Arts from John Babin - Legal Councilthe University of Virginia and received a Juris Doctorate from Willamette University School of Law. John Babin has represented a wide variety of cases from winning multi-million dollar civil litigation suits to assisting small businesses with business formation.

John is an active, well-respected member of the community who participates on multiple charitable boards and contributes to many community activities.

2Alyssa Babin - Legal Researcher/Writer Alyssa is a recent graduate of Golden Gate University School of Law. While at Golden Gate, she had the opportunity Alyssa Babin - Legal Researcher/Writerto participate in a variety of legal research and writing activities. She has worked with the Center for Biological Diversity, the Office of the City Attorney of San Francisco, the Center on Race, Poverty and the Environment, San Francisco Baykeeper, the National Center for Lesbian Rights, the Environmental Law and Justice Clinic and the California Coastal Commission. Before attending law school, she was a Rare Plant Manager in the Golden Gate National Parks. She has a Bachelor of Arts from Lewis & Clark College in Portland, Oregon.

Alyssa will be taking the Oregon Bar exam in February. She is happy to be back in Brookings and looks forward to pursuing her lifelong goal of opening a nonprofit conservation organization to protect the Wild and Scenic Rivers of Southern Oregon and Northern California.

3Paula Soares - Legal Assistant/Paralegal Paula has more than 20 years of legal experience. She has worked with Brookings Law Office for seven years. Her duties include meeting with clients, drafting and preparing legal documents. Paula specializes in wills, trusts, probates, conservatorships, guardianships and other estate planning needs. Before coming to Brookings Law Office, Paula was a social worker for six years with Del Norte County Social Services. For ten years she worked for Marilyn Mullem, attorney in Crescent City, California.

Paula enjoys spending time with her family, camping and gardening. She is an avid 49ers fan and annually attends 49er football games. She also enjoys annually attending the Sweet Home Jamboree.

4Alice King - Office Manager Alice has worked with Brookings Law Office for seven years. She is the rock that holds the office together. Alice is responsible for organizing office operations and procedures, preparing payroll, controlling correspondence, designing filing systems, reviewing and approving supply requisitions and assigning and monitoring clerical functions. Before coming to BabinLaw, Alice worked as a Bookkeeper for the Brookings Elks Lodge and previously was in the Billing department at the Brookings Clinic.

Alice is a proud mom of four and active participant in her kids football, basketball, volleyball, baseball and soccer activities.

We Know We Can Depend On His Advice

"John is considered the dean of attorneys in Curry County and Del Norte County. And for good reason. He is always there when you need good legal advice. He has functioned as our corporate attorney since our inception 4 years ago. His office maintains all of our corporate records. Whenever we have a question he is one of the first we always call as we know we can depend on his advice. I have known John for almost 20 years and highly recommend him for any time legal advice is needed."

Jim Relaford