Multnomah County is the state of Oregon’s most populated county, despite being the smallest geographically. Its county seat, Portland, is the largest city in the state and also its liberal center. Other cities in Multnomah county include Troutdale, Fairview, Gresham, Maywood Park, and Wood Village. Nearly 800,000 people call Multnomah County home.

A Brief History

One of 36 counties, it was the 13th one to be designated in Oregon. It was created in 1854 as a remedy. Business owners were irritated that a majority of the tax revenue being generated in Portland was going to Hillsboro and Washington County projects that didn’t benefit the urban center of the state.

Divorce in Multnomah County

If you have decided to pursue a divorce in Multnomah County, you can expect to spend a few hundred dollars in court fees. Beginning in 2018, the cost of a divorce petition will be $287 and it typically costs about $35 to serve the summons to your spouse.

Lee Tyler Family Law, P.C. Serving Multnomah County Clients Since 1990

Lee Tyler Family Law, P.C. is an established law firm located in downtown Portland, Oregon. For the past 25 years, we have focused exclusively on divorce, domestic relations and family law. Attorney Lee Tyler has extensive family law litigation and mediation experience and will provide effective strategies to protect your interests and help you move forward into the life you want and deserve. We are also focused on helping LGBTQ and same-sex clients with family law issues, including LGBTQ divorcedomestic partnership agreements, domestic partnership divorce, domestic partnership dissolution, and LGBTQ prenuptial agreements.


We are a small firm committed to working closely and personally with each client. We will work tirelessly on your case from start to finish, making sure you understand each step along the way. We will be your strong advocate and do everything necessary to protect what is most important to you. Call Lee Tyler Family Law, P.C. for a free ten-minute telephone consultation today!