Charles Ford began his law career in 1984 with a firm in Seattle before leaving in 1989 to join the Schnitzer Group until 2004. He then had his own practice until 2014, when he joined Hunt & Associates. Charles has continued doing a substantial amount of business work for a number of both established and newer clients. He has regularly helped individuals start new businesses and has helped existing businesses broaden and expand their activities. He has also continued to broaden his expertise in employment law while extending his legal practice into family law, estate planning and probate work. Charles is admitted to practice in both Oregon and Washington and has tried case, both jury and bench, represented clients in arbitrations in both states and has also argued appeals in both the Oregon Court of Appeals and the United States Court of Appeals for the 9th Circuit.