Kim Morrow

Kimberlee has more than twenty years of experience defending municipalities and government entities throughout the state of Oregon in all types of employment claims.  She also represents private sector employers in defense of employment claims, advise, counsel and pre-litigation strategy, as well as providing employment trainings, investigations and employment policy review.  Her practice focuses on various types of tort actions, including sexual discrimination and harassment, hostile work environment, ADA, Section 1983 claims, and various complex employment law matters.

Kimberlee is a member of the Employment Law and Litigation sections of the Oregon State Bar.  She has served as chairperson of the Lane County Women’s Bar Association and has been a speaker at professional litigation seminars throughout the State of Oregon.


Lewis and Clark College
Northwestern School of Law
J.D., 1983

Centre College of Kentucky
B.A., 1977


Hart Wagner LLP
Partner, 2000-present

Law Offices of Robert E. Franz
Attorney, 1996 – 2000

Law Offices of Kimberlee Morrow
Attorney, 1995 – 1996

Bensen, Arenz, Lucas & Hay
Attorney, 1992 – 1995

Babener & Associates
Partner, 1990-1992
Associate Attorney, 1985-1989

Dunn, Carney, Allen, Higgins & Tongue
Attorney, 1983 – 1985

Admitted To Practice

Oregon State Courts
U.S District Court: District of Oregon
Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals

Professional Activities and Associations

Oregon State Bar
Oregon Association of Defense Council
Multnomah Bar Association
Federal Bar Association
Oregon Women Lawyers
Oregon State Bar – Arbitrator
Lane County Women Lawyers, Past Chairperson, Board of Directors
Senior Law Project


Continuing legal education seminars in Multnomah and Lane Counties with various litigation topics.

Developed and presented trainings for clients in all aspects of employment law including sexual harassment, ADA, FMLA/OFLA, and retaliation.

Representative Clients

City County Insurance Services
Chartis Insurance
Monitor Liability Insurance
Zurich Insurance
St. Paul Companies
Thomason/Asbury Auto Group
RSKCo Claims Service
Universal Underwriters