Jack Scholz’ law practice focuses on the medical malpractice defense and employment litigation. Prior to joining Hart Wagner he worked for a Portland law firm practicing in the area of intellectual property litigation.

Before joining private practice, Jack clerked for the Honorable Ann Aiken, Chief Judge of the U.S. District Court for the District of Oregon. He continues to serve the District of Oregon as a member of the Civil Local Rules Committee. Jack serves on National Board of Directors for the Federal Bar Association Younger Lawyers Division, as well as the local Board of Directors for the Oregon Chapter of the Federal Bar Association. He is also an elected member of the Oregon State Bar House of Delegates. Jack received his B.A. from Chapman University and J.D. from the University of the Pacific, McGeorge School of Law. He is admitted to practice in Oregon, Washington, and Idaho.

When Jack has free time he enjoys running, hiking, and visiting our nation’s historic lighthouses.


Education

University of the Pacific, McGeorge School of Law
J.D., 2013

Chapman University
B.A., Political Science, 2008

Community Activities

Oregon State Bar, House of Delegates, April 2017 – present

U.S. District Court of the District of Oregon, Local Rules Advisory Committee, October 2018 – present

Federal Bar Association, Ninth Circuit Younger Lawyer Representative, October 2018 – present

Federal Bar Association, Oregon Chapter Board of Directors, July 2016 – present

Multnomah Bar Association, Young Lawyers Section, Membership Committee, July 2018 – present