Garrison (Gary) Turner, Attorney

Gary tried his first jury trial in 1973, and is an experienced trial lawyer handling family law matters, business and real estate disputes, construction disputes and construction defect litigation, and insurance coverage and related litigation. He also has extensive experience with, and now specializes in the preparation of wills, trusts, and other estate planning documents, and conducting probate and trust proceedings. In his forty-fourth year of practice, Gary continues to enjoy assisting clients in planning for the future, and in working to resolve disputes of many types. Gary stresses integrity, efficiency, and client satisfaction in the work that he does.

Contact Information

(541) 482 3111
gturner@davishearn.com

Admissions

California State Bar, 1972
Oregon State Bar, 1985

Education

University of California at Berkeley, BA, History, 1969
University of California, Hastings College of Law, JD, 1972
(member Thurston Society, scholastic honorary organization)

Positions Held

  • Davis, Hearn, Anderson & Turner, P.C. 2013 to Present
  • Frohnmayer, Deatherage, Jamieson, Moore, Armosino & McGovern 2011-2012
  • Sole Practitioner, Ashland, Oregon 1994-2010
  • Frohnmayer, Deatherage, Pratt, Jamieson & Turner Medford, Oregon 1985-1994
  • Freeman, Hall, Turner & Brown, Stockton, California 1981-1985
  • Deputy Public Defender, San Joaquin County, California 1973-1980

Organizations

  • Oregon State Bar, 1985-Present
  • Member Family Law Section, Real Estate and Land Use Section, Litigation Section, Estate Planning and Probate Section, Elder Law Section
  • California State Bar 1972-Present
  • US District Court, Eastern District of California, 1984
  • US District Court, Oregon, 1987
  • Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals, 1986

Civic Organizations

  • Member, Board of Directors, Ashland Community Hospital Foundation, 2009-2014
  • Ashland Rotary Club

Published Appellate Cases

  • In Re Donald R., 85 Cal. App. 3d 23 (1978)
  • Harris v. Wright, 81 Or. App. 126, 724 P.2d 875 (1986)
  • Tecmire v. Hogan, 82 Or. App. 19, 727 P. 2d 138 (1986)
  • State Farm Mut. Auto Ins. Co. v. Steward 86 Or. App. 183, 738 P.2d 996 (1987)
  • Murno v. Richard’s Food Center, Inc., 86 Or. App. 620, 739 P.2d 1097 (1987)
  • Jule v. Walsh, 87 Or. App. 266, 742 P.2d 65 (1987)
  • Lawver v. Lawvor, 86 Or. App. 721, 740 P. 2d 1220 (1987)
  • Lawver v. Beesley, 86 Or. App. 711, 740 P.2d 1215 (1987)
  • Junck v. Wright, 94 Or. App. 704, 767 P.2d 100 (1989)
  • Giese v. Bay Area Health Dist., 101 Or.App. 410, 790 P.2d 1198 (1990)
  • Wick v. Viking Ins. Co., 105 Or. App. 33, 803, P.2d 1199 (1990)
  • Hayes v. Huard, 108 Or. App. 289, 814 P.2d 559 (1991)
  • Umpqua Aquaculture, Inc. v. Ron’s Welding and Fabricators, Inc. 111 Or. App. 220, 826 P.2d 31 (1992)
  • Safeco Ins. Co. of America v. American Hardware Mut. Ins. Co. 169 Or. App. 405, 9 P.3d 749 (2000)
  • Archambault v. Ogier, 194 Or. App. 361, 95 P.3d 257 (2004)
  • Turner and Skrepetos v. Jackson County (Or LUBA 2010-071), 240 Or. App. 816 (2011)