Brent J. Goodfellow


Brigham Young University - 2000

Willamette University College of Law - Salem, OR 2003


Mr. Goodfellow was admitted in 2003 to practice law in the Oregon State Courts and in 2008 in the US District Court of Oregon.  His judicial experience includes McMinnville Municipal Court Judge Pro Tempore (2006-October 2008), Carlton Municipal Court Judge Pro Tempore (April, 2007-October, 2008) and Circuit Court Judge Pro Tempore (October, 2008-Current).  He regularly presides over juvenile and family law matters.

He is the past president of the Yamhill Country Bar Association and is the Co-Chair of the Yamhill County Family Law Advisory Committee and Revised Supplemental Local Rules for Family Law.  Mr. Goodfellow is a member of the Oregon State Bar Family Law Section.  He has been selected a SuperLawyers Rising Star from 2010 - current.  He is BV rated with Martindale-Hubbell.

Mr. Goodfellow speaks fluent Japanese and is published with the Willamette Law review. Outside of work he is a Junior Baseball Organization Coach and also coaches youth football and basketball.  He enjoys triathlons and has completed in multiple Ironman distance races.

Areas of Practice:

  • Alimony

  • Annulment

  • Cohabitation Agreements

  • Divorce

  • Divorce Arbitration

  • Divorce Mediation

  • Domestic Partnerships

  • Domestic Relations

  • Domestic Violence

  • Equitable Distribution

  • Family Arbitration

  • Family Mediation

  • Juvenile Delinquency

  • Juvenile Dependency

  • Marital Agreements

  • Marital Property Distribution

  • Marital Property Law

  • Marital Property Settlements

  • Matrimonial Bankruptcy Law

  • Matrimonial Law

  • Name Changes

  • Paternity

  • Post Divorce Modification

  • Postnuptial Agreements

  • Premarital Agreements

  • Restraining Orders

  • Spousal Support

  • Uncontested Divorce

  • Separation Agreements