Lee is licensed to practice law in Oregon and California. Lee is actively involved in the Oregon legal community and has been elected chair of the Taxation Section of the Oregon State Bar and director of the Lane County Bar Association. Currently, Lee serves as chair of the Lane County Probate Committee. Lee's Masters in Business Administration (Agribusiness) degree, combined with his experience in production agriculture and as an agribusiness industry tax specialist with an international accounting firm, provides a unique ability to advise those in the agricultural and forestry industries.
Lee's practice includes business and estate planning, tax planning and compliance, and real property transactions.
JOEL K. FORD, Attorney
Joel is a native Oregonian with many ties to the local community. After graduating from Sheldon High, Joel went on to receive his Bachelor's degree from the University of Oregon and his Juris Doctorate degree from Willamette University. After law school, Joel clerked for the Hon. Charles D.Carlson at the Lane County Circuit Court. Joel joined KLG in 2010 and his practice includes business planning, estate planning, probate, trust administration, guardianships, conservatorships, and real estate matters.
Joel is licensed to practice law in Oregon and is a member of the Estate Planning and Administration Section of the Oregon State Bar.
JANET M. JOHNSON, Legal Assistant
Janet entered the legal profession over twenty-plus years ago as a part-time legal assistant. It did not take her long to realize that this was her professional calling and something that she was passionate about. Janet's background in the banking industry blends nicely with the estate planning, probate, tax planning and real estate practice areas of KLG.
The quality of work produced at KLG fits with her favorite motto: a job worth doing is worth doing well. Janet is proud to work for a firm that turns out top notch work while developing lasting relationships with its clients. Janet's energy and passion for her work carries over to the group fitness classes she teaches at the local gym.