2011 ORS § 87.445¹
Attorneys lien upon actions and judgments

An attorney has a lien upon actions, suits and proceedings after the commencement thereof, and judgments, orders and awards entered therein in the clients favor and the proceeds thereof to the extent of fees and compensation specially agreed upon with the client, or if there is no agreement, for the reasonable value of the services of the attorney. [1975 c.648 §59 (enacted in lieu of 87.495); 2003 c.576 §338]