Hans N. Huggler

Attorney | Portland/Anchorage | 503.778.2179 |

Areas of Practice

Hans Huggler focuses his practice on complex litigation, including life, health, disability and ERISA matters. In addition to working as a Summer Associate with Lane Powell, Hans previously served as a Judicial Law Clerk for the Honorable Sharon L. Gleason of the U.S. District Court for the District of Alaska, as a Judicial Extern for the Honorable Diarmuid F. O’Scannlain of the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals, and as a Law Clerk for the Bonneville Power Administration. Hans also held several positions with Oregon Health & Science University’s Department of Public Safety and served as a Reserve Police Officer for the Hillsboro Police Department.

Professional Experience

  • U.S. District Court, District of Alaska, Judicial Law Clerk to the Honorable Sharon L. Gleason (2014-2015)
  • Lewis & Clark Tax Clinic, Intern (2014)
  • Lane Powell PC, Summer Associate (2013)
  • U.S. Court of Appeals, Ninth Circuit, Judicial Extern to the Honorable Diarmuid F. O’Scannlain (2012-2013)
  • U.S. Department of Energy, Bonneville Power Administration, Law Clerk (2012)
  • Oregon Health & Science University, Department of Public Safety
    • Project Coordinator (2008-2012)
    • Administrative Coordinator (2007-2008)
  • Hillsboro Police Department, Reserve Police Officer (2008-2011)
  • Oregon Department of Education, Administrative Specialist (2007)
  • Medic North Emergency Services Ltd.
    • Field Services Manager (2006-2007)
    • Logistics Coordinator (2006)

Admitted to Practice

  • Oregon
  • Washington
  • Alaska
  • U.S. District Court, District of Oregon
  • U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Michigan


  • Lewis & Clark Law School (J.D., magna cum laude, 2014)
    • Lewis & Clark Law Review, Lead Articles Editor
  • The London School of Economics and Political Science (M.S., Criminal Justice Policy, 2006)
  • Oregon State University (H.B.S., Economics and Political Science, cum laude, 2005)

Practice Group and Specialty Team Memberships

  • Antitrust
  • Canada Practice
  • Life, Health, Disability and ERISA
  • Litigation
  • Mortgage and Consumer Finance
  • Securities Litigation
  • Transportation Client Team


  • “Bombardier Update,” Lane Powell Legal Update (October 3, 2017)
  • “Boeing, Bombardier, and the Government of Canada Engage in Escalating Dispute Over Alleged Dumping and Future Purchases of Fighter Jets,” Lane Powell Legal Update (June 15, 2017)
  • “Marine Insurance,” Lane Powell Legal Update (May 10, 2017)
  • “Global Guide to Whistleblowing Programs 2016,” World Law Group, Second Edition, Legal Reviewer (August 2016)
  • “Litigating the Involuntary Dismount — Nunez v. Schneider National Carriers and the Viability of a Bicycle Helmet Defense,” Lewis & Clark Law Review (May 2014)

Professional and Community Activities

  • Member, Oregon State Bar House of Delegates (2016-Present)
  • Member, Portland City Club (2016-Present)
  • Member, Oregon Bar Association (2014-Present)
  • Member, Federal Bar Association, Alaska Chapter (2014-Present)
  • Member, Alaska Bar Association (2015-Present)


Hans N. Huggler

Attorney | Portland/Anchorage | 503.778.2179 |