Professional Experience

Paul Taylor’s practice focuses on real estate and business transactions, including leasing, sales and acquisitions, construction law, business formation and real estate and business financing.  Paul also assists our public law clients with operational and public contracting matters.  He regularly counsels clients with regard to commercial loan documentation; commercial, office and retail leases; real property acquisitions; and construction contracts.

Paul joined Bryant, Lovlien & Jarvis in 2003 after practicing law in Portland since 1998.

Professional & Community Activities

Oregon State Bar Business Law Section, Executive Committee
Member-at-Large, 2006-2009

Oregon State Bar, Real Estate, Business and Construction Law Sections

Bend Park & Recreation Foundation
Board of Directors, 2005-Present

Kemple Memorial Children’s Dental Clinic
Board of Directors, 2004-2014; President, 2008-2012

Leadership Bend – Class of 2004

Admitted to Practice

Oregon State Courts
Washington State Courts


University of Oregon School of Law, J.D., 1998
Oregon Law Review, Managing Editor

University of Oregon, B.A. Japanese, 1993

Paul worked as a teacher in Japan between college and law school.


Paul and his wife, Nancy, have three daughters, Grace, Jill and Kate.  In his spare time, Paul enjoys road and mountain biking, reading, skiing and traveling.