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The OAAP confidential general phone line is 503-226-1057 or 800-321-OAAP. Our individual contact information is listed below.  The OAAP is completely confidential.

OAAP ATTORNEY COUNSELORS

Shari R. Gregory, LCSW, JD
Assistant Director/Attorney Counselor
503-226-1057 or 800-321-OAAP ext. 14
Email: sharig@oaap.org

Douglas S. Querin, JD, LPC, CADC I
Attorney Counselor
503-226-1057 or 800-321-OAAP ext. 12
Email: douglasq@oaap.org

Bryan R. Welch, JD, CADC I
Attorney Counselor
503-226-1057 or 800-321-OAAP ext. 19
Email: bryanw@oaap.org

Karen A. Neri, JD
Attorney Counselor
503-226-1057 or 800-321-OAAP ext. 11
Email: karenn@oaap.org
 

OAAP GROUP FACILITATOR


Kyra M. Hazilla, JD, LCSW
Group Facilitator
503-226-1057 or 800-321-OAAP ext. 13
Email: kyrah@oaap.org

OAAP EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR

Barbara S. Fishleder, JD, BBA
Executive Director
503-684-7425 Email: barbaraf@oaap.org

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OAAP ATTORNEY COUNSELORS

Shari R. Gregory, LCSW, JD, is the OAAP assistant director and an OAAP attorney counselor and group facilitator. She is a graduate of Wurzweiler School of Social Work (MSW 1987) and Rutgers School of Law (JD 1992). Ms. Gregory received her Certificate of Business Management from Portland State University (2003) and her license in clinical social work (LCSW 2010). She is experienced in career and life transition counseling; relationship counseling; mental health and trauma counseling; crisis intervention; stress management; organizational challenges; and alcohol/drug and addiction counseling. She worked as a criminal defense attorney prior to coming to the OAAP in 1999.

Direct Line: 503-226-1057 or 800-321-OAAP, extension 14
Email: sharig@oaap.org

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Douglas S. Querin, JD, LPC, CADC I, is an OAAP attorney counselor and group facilitator. He is a graduate of the University of Oregon (JD) and George Fox University (MA in Counseling). He was in the private practice of law as a trial lawyer in state and federal courts for over 25 years. In recovery since 2002, Mr. Querin joined the OAAP staff in 2006. He is a Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC) and a Certified Alcohol and Drug Counselor (CADC I). Mr. Querin is experienced in mental health counseling, alcohol and drug counseling, stress/anxiety management, lawyer work-life balance, and relationship counseling. He is the 2008 and 2013 recipient of the Oregon Counseling Association Distinguished Service Award and a former member of the Oregon Board of Licensed Professional Counselors and Therapists (2013-16).

Direct Line: 503-226-1057 or 800-321-OAAP, extension 12
Email: douglasq@oaap.org

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Bryan R. Welch, JD, CADC I, is an OAAP attorney counselor and group facilitator. He is a graduate of Northwestern School of Law at Lewis and Clark College (JD 2003) and a Certified Alcohol and Drug Counselor (CADC I). Prior to joining the OAAP staff in 2015, he was in the private practice of law for 12 years, primarily in family law and family mediation. In addition to his work at the OAAP, his experience includes providing drug and alcohol counseling services for a court-mandated DUII treatment program and for a local non-profit working with people impacted by homelessness, poverty, and addiction. He has been in recovery since 2001, and has been actively involved in the recovery community, including the OAAP, since 2001.

Direct Line: 503-226-1057 or 800-321-OAAP, extension 19
Email: bryanw@oaap.org

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Karen A. Neri, JD, is an OAAP attorney counselor and group facilitator. She is a 2006 graduate of New College of California, School of Law, and licensed in Oregon and California. She is in the process of obtaining her MA in Marriage, Couple, and Family Counseling at George Fox University, a degree that will prepare her for attaining dual licensure as a Professional Counselor (LPC) and Marriage and Family Therapist (LMFT). Prior to joining the OAAP staff in 2018, Ms. Neri worked as an associate attorney in California with a focus on family law, personal injury, and general civil litigation. She subsequently was a sole practitioner, until her move to Oregon. Her legal work exposed her to diverse clients seeking guidance on personal matters, including those relating to divorce, domestic violence, and mental health. It is in building relationships, and promoting well-being that prompted her commitment to counseling. 

Direct Line: 503-226-1057 or 800-321-OAAP, extension 11
Email: karenn@oaap.org

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OAAP GROUP FACILITATOR

Kyra M. Hazilla, JD, LCSW, facilitates OAAP groups and educates lawyers, judges, and law students about transition, mental health, and wellness topics. She is a 2006 graduate of the University of Michigan Law School (JD) and School of Social Work (MSW). In addition to her part-time work at the OAAP, she also works for Metropolitan Public Defender as the Chief of the Community Law Division and as a therapist in private practice.
 

Direct Line: 503-226-1057 or 800-321-OAAP, extension 13
Email: kyrah@oaap.org

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OAAP EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR

Barbara S. Fishleder is a graduate of John Marshall Law School (JD 1978) and the University of Michigan School of Business (BBA 1975). She was in private practice from 1979-1986 and a Professional Liability Fund claims attorney from 1986-1989. She joined the staff of the Oregon Attorney Assistance Program in 1989, where she serves as OAAP Executive Director. She is a founding member of the Oregon Lawyer Assistance Foundation (OLAF) and continues to serve on its board of directors.

Direct Line: 503-684-7425                                                                
Email: barbaraf@oaap.org

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