Brian R. Whitehead
  • Senior Partner
Salem, OR

Brian R. Whitehead has been practicing in the area of injury law for over 23 years. He graduated with a Bachelor of Science degree, Magna Cum Laude, from Minnesota State University, Mankato, Minnesota, in 1979. He then attended Willamette University School of Law and graduated Cum Laude in 1983. As a law student, Brian worked as a law clerk in a Salem firm specializing in Workers' Compensation and Personal Injury. He was first employed as a lawyer in Eugene, Oregon, as appellate counsel for the largest workers' compensation firm in Oregon. After leaving employment in Eugene, Mr. Whitehead continued practicing in the area of workers' compensation and personal injury and started his own practice in 1985. Since 1985, Brian has honed his skills in the area of Personal Injury, Auto Accidents, Workers' Compensation, Medical Malpractice, Wrongful Death, and Product Liability claims. He is truly a trial lawyer, having resolved thousands of claims by way of administrative hearings, jury trials, or settlements. Brian Whitehead is among the few Oregon lawyers who can be credited with a jury verdict exceeding $1 million. Settlements to his credit have exceeded $4 million.

Brian R. Whitehead has been handling cases on behalf of injured persons for over 26 years. He will personally and aggressively handle your claim from beginning to end. This will include investigations, settlement negotiations, and if needed, trying your case to a judge and jury. There are no fees unless there is a recovery on your behalf. Contact our law firm in Salem, Oregon, for legal services, including personal injury and auto accidents.

Areas of Practice

  • Personal Injury Litigation
  • Workers’ Compensation
  • Products Liability
  • Medical Malpractice

Bar Admissions

  • Oregon, 1983


  • Willamette University College of Law, Salem, Oregon
    • J.D
  • Oregon University
    • B.A