Attorneys Andrew Coit, Chelsea Payment

Coit & Payment, P.C. provides experienced criminal defense representation throughout Oregon to individuals who are being investigated or have been charged with a crime. We understand being suspected of a crime is a life-changing event and we are here to help you clear your name.

Being charged with a crime impacts every aspect of your life and the lives of those you love. Our attorneys are here to give you sound legal advice and ensure your rights are protected during these difficult times.  Our law firm is dedicated to working closely with our clients to ensure they receive the best defense possible.

We feel blessed we found and had an opportunity to work with this phenomenal lawyer! His knowledge, attention to detail, creativity & approach how to handle the case were EXCEPTIONAL! His communication and response level were above and beyond expectations! We highly recommend you hire this STELLAR lawyer! Out of 5 stars we give him 10+!

Lil August 28, 2017

Case Results



LANE COUNTY
State v AB Charges: Interfering with Making a Report, Assault 4, Strangulation
Result: Dismissed
State v AR Charges: DUII and Reckless Driving
Result: Dismissed
City of Springfield v VP Charges: Disorderly Conduct & Interfering with a Police Officer
Result: Dismissed
State v JK Charges: Menacing and Recklessly Endangering another Person (Constituting Domestic Violence)
Result: Dismissed
State v TH Charges: Assault 4
Result: Dismissed
State v LA Charges: Driving under the Influence of Intoxicants
Result: Case Dismissed with Prejudice
State v RG
Charges: Menacing
Result: Case Dismissed
State v DW
Charges: Menacing
Result: Not guilty jury verdict
State v SH
Charges: Felony Impersonation of a Police Officer
Result: Case dismissed
State v BH Charges: Delivery and Possession of a Controlled Substance
Result: Case dismissed
State v JB Charges: Manufacture and Possession of a Controlled Substance; Felony Child Neglect
Result: Case dismissed
State v DC Charges: Assault in the Fourth Degree and other domestic violence charges
Result: Case dismissed
State v JC Charges: Measure 11 child pornography
Result: Plea negotiated to misdemeanor invasion of privacy, no sex offender registration required
State v CJ Charges: Child Neglect Second Degree
Result: Case dismissed
State v DN Charges: Criminal Mischief
Result: Case dismissed
State v AD Charges: Possession of a Controlled Substance
Result: Case dismissed
State v SS Charges: Hit and Run
Result: Case dismissed
USA v SD Charges: Possession of Methamphetamine with Intent to Deliver
Result: Federal case dismissed in exchange for state court plea
City of Eugene v CX Charges: Domestic Violence Assault Charges
Result: Case dismissed
YAMHILL COUNTY
State v AB Charges: Rape, Sodomy, Unlawful Sexual Penetration, Sexual Abuse, Sodomy
Result: Dismissed


CLACKAMAS COUNTY
State v SG Charges: Multiple Counts Criminal Mistreatment and Domestic Violence Assault
Result: Not guilty jury verdict; all remaining counts dismissed
State v AK Charges: Assault 4 and Unlawful Use of a Weapon
Result: Case Dismissed
State v RG Charges: Menacing
Result: Case Dismissed
State v GA Charges: Menacing, Attempted Assault 4
Result: Case Dismissed
State v JE Charges: DUII (.16 bac)
Result: Not guilty jury verdict
State v KB Charges: Manslaughter in the First Degree, Hit and Run
Result: Judgment of acquittal granted by court on first degree manslaughter


MULTNOMAH COUNTY
State v. MK Charges: Menacing, Disorderly Conduct, Interfering with a Police Officer
Result: Case dismissed
State v. JB Charges: Delivery of Cocaine
Result: Lengthy prison sentence overturned on appeal
State v. BL Charges: Felony DUII
Result: Case dismissed for insufficient evidence
State v. WD Charges: Felony DUII
Result: Case dismissed following motion to dismiss for speedy trial violation
State v. FO Charges: Assault Public Safety Officer, Resisting Arrest
Result: Case dismissed
State v. VP Charges: Manslaughter in the First Degree
Result: Judgment of acquittal granted on first degree manslaughter
JL v. State Charges: Multiple Measure 11 Sex Abuse
Result: Post conviction relief granted, prior conviction overturned
State v. CC Charges: DUII
Result: Case dismissed following judgment of acquittal
State v. JM Charges: Domestic violence assault and harassment
Result: Case dismissed after hung jury


WASHINGTON COUNTY
State v. SR Charges: Sexual Abuse in the First Degree
Result: Not guilty jury verdict
State v. JW Charges: Assault in the Third Degree
Result: Not guilty jury verdict
State v. KL Charges: Carrying a Concealed Weapon
Result: Case dismissed following successful motion to suppress evidence
State v. DW Charges: Possession of Methamphetamine
Result: Case dismissed following successful motion to suppress evidence
State v. ZH Charges: Numerous Burglary First Degree and Theft First Degree
Result: Motion to suppress granted in part, numerous charges dismissed, sentence on remaining charges overturned by Oregon Supreme Court
State v. JB Charges: Domestic violence assault and harassment
Result: Not guilty jury verdict all charges