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2406 3rd Street
Tillamook, OR 97141-2415


Staff Profiles

John H. Tuthill - Owner, Senior Partner


John H. Tuthill has made Tillamook County his home for more than 30 years. He was admitted to the Oregon State Bar in 1976 and has been practicing in Tillamook County since 1978.

His professional background includes:

  • Sole practitioner, John H. Tuthill & Associates (1985 to present).
  • Partner in firm of Johnson, Hantke and Tuthill (1980 to 1984).
  • Deputy District Attorney, Tillamook County District Attorney's office (1978 to 1980).

Practice Philosophy

Whether you are facing a bitter and difficult divorce or have been charged with a crime, you want to have someone zealously representing your interests. John appreciates the necessity for straight answers and supportive guidance, and understands the relationship between the parts and the whole of a case. Your needs and rights are his number one priority.


Bachelor of Arts, Macalester College, 1971.

Juris Doctor, Lewis & Clark Law School, 1976.


  • Oregon State Bar Association.
  • Family Law Section of the Oregon State Bar.
  • Criminal Law Section of the Oregon State Bar.
  • Oregon Criminal Defense Lawyers Association.
  • Tillamook County Bar Association (past president).
  • Tillamook County Local Public Safety Coordinating Council.
  • Tillamook County Local Family Law Advisory Committee.


John lives in Tillamook with his wife, Marlene. He has three grown children and three grandchildren. In his free time, John enjoys visiting his grandchildren, spending time with his wife and traveling throughout the world.