top of page
Gun Crimes


Allegations of sexual abuse involve some of the most serious crimes with which a person can be accused under Oregon Law. If this happens, it is extremely important to consult an experienced attorney at the earliest possible juncture. Police frequently use deceptive and subversive tactics. They often obtain evidence that is prejudicial to the person's defense, even if the person has not done anything wrong.


At Trotter Law, an aggressive, dedicated, experienced lawyer will guide you through the scary process of being investigated for sex crimes. He will work with you to avoid criminal charges, whenever possible. By taking the right steps early on in the process, Chris Trotter has helped many clients avoid criminal charges altogether. Should the District Attorney decide to seek charges, Chris Trotter will aggressively defend you in court, where he has a proven record as a skilled trial attorney. He has successfully defended clients charged with sex crimes in trial, resulting in "Not Guilty" verdicts. 

One such successful case was subject of an article published in the April/May edition of "The Oregon Defense Attorney." (Article Found on Page 25) He was also selected as a "Rising Star" in 2017 by


If you or a loved one is charged with, or under investigation for, a sexual offense, Trotter Law provides the excellent representation you deserve. Your rights will be aggressively protected by an experienced and dedicated trial attorney who genuinely cares about his highest priority: you.

Complete and Accurate Answers to All of Your Sex Crime Questions


People facing sex abuse allegations often have a variety of questions, such as:


  • An officer asked me to do an interview. What should I do?

  • Do I have a good case?

  • How can I avoid criminal charges?

  • What can an attorney do for me?

  • Will I do prison time if I am convicted?

  • How do I defend myself against these allegations?

  • How much will it cost to hire an attorney?


Trying to answer these kinds of questions by searching online or asking friends and family members, is likely to result in inaccurate information. There are a variety of laws which directly affect people facing criminal charges. These laws can be confusing, especially to a person with little or no experience in the criminal justice system. Lack of understanding can, and often does, result in confusion, fear, and anxiety.

At Trotter Law, a dedicated and knowledgeable trial lawyer will answer all of your questions. Having someone clearly and concisely answer these questions will make you feel much more at ease about the whole process.


Get An Attorney Who Will Fight for You

Chris Trotter has experience in both criminal defense and criminal prosecution. Prior to entering private practice, he worked for the Washington County District Attorney's Office do criminal prosecution. He has litigated hundreds of cases in circuit and municipal courts all over Oregon. He has substantial experience representing clients at jury and bench trials, motion hearings, arraignments, pretrial conferences, change of plea hearings, and probation violation hearings on both sides of the aisle. As a criminal defense attorney, this experience has proven to be very beneficial for his clients.

Chris Trotter represents clients facing all kinds of sexual offenses, including:


  • Rape

  • Sodomy

  • Sexual Abuse

  • Unlawful Sexual Penetration

  • Statutory Rape

  • Sexual Harassment

  • Possession of Child Pornography

  • Encouraging Child Sexual Abuse

  • Public Indecency

  • Prostitution

When you come to Trotter Law, you can be confident that you are in good hands. Whether you are facing misdemeanor or felony sex crime charges, Chris Trotter has the skills, knowledge, and experience to provide the excellent representation you deserve.

Schedule a Free Consultation Today

Contact Trotter Law today at 971-205-5695 to schedule a free initial consultation and discuss your options. Representation is available for individuals with cases in Portland, Salem, Beaverton, Hillsboro and elsewhere in Oregon.

Se habla español.

Please reload

bottom of page
Call Now