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The Department of Justice, established by statute in 1891, is Oregon state government’s law firm. Administered by the attorney general, it represents and advises all state elected and appointed officials, agencies, boards and commissions. The attorney general has control and supervision of all court actions in which the state is a party or has an interest.
In addition to legal services, the department has various program-service functions, including child-support enforcement, technical and investigative assistance to district attorneys, organized crime investigation, consumer protection and service, charitable trust supervision and crime-victim compensation. In all, the department and attorney general have responsibility and authority under more than 350 state statutes.
Information about this agency's divisions, offices, programs, etc.
Mailing Address: 1162 Court St. NE, Salem 97301-4096
Telephone: 503-378-6002; TTY: 503-378-5938
Contact: Ellen Rosemblum, Attorney General
Administrative Rules Coordinator E-mail: Carol Riches
Records Officer E-mail: Archana Thapa-Campbell
Staff Directory from Oregon.gov
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Legal and Legislative Information
Records, Publications and General Information
Agency History (pdf) - a detailed history of the agency
Records Retention Schedule (pdf) - a list of the public records kept at the agency
State Archives Holdings - a select list of the agency's records available for research at the State Archives
State Library Publications - a link to the Oregon State Library Catalog