Legal Assistants

Lori Hopkes

Lori has been a legal assistant for Albright Kittell PC since 1998.  Lori’s areas of expertise are probate, guardianships and conservatorships and billings.  Lori has lived her entire life in Tillamook, Oregon with her husband and two lovely daughters.  You may contact Lori at

Donna Eddings

Donna has been a legal assistant at Albright Kittell PC since 2016, after working many years in the state court system.  Donna is primarily support staff for business and civil litigation.  Donna resides in Cape Meares with her husband.  You may contact Donna at

Tana Dillard

Tana has recently joined our legal assistant team.  She is Michael Kittell’s primary legal assistant, as well as Lois Albright’s primary legal assistant on Guardianships and Conservatorships.  Tana was born and raised in Nehalem, Oregon, is a graduate of Neah-Kah-Nie High School and has a B.S. degree in Criminal Justice from Western Oregon University in 2017.  You may contact Tana at or by calling 503.842.6633.

Makenzie Neaves

Makenzie has recently joined our legal assistant team.  Makenzie is the primary support person for Lois Albright in all matters of family law and in municipal law.  Makenzie has lived in Tillamook her entire life and is a graduate of Tillamook High School.  In her free time, Makenzie enjoys riding her horses.  You may contact Makenzie at or by calling 503.842.6633.


Other Staff

Buddy aka “Boss”

Buddy is our canine comfort support staff. Buddy is a schichon and is hypoallergenic. Buddy has not met a client he did not like. Buddy loves to attend client conferences and is bound by attorney-client confidentiality to not disclose your confidences to any other dogs or persons. Buddy may only be contacted in person.