Our people make the difference.

Our team is dedicated to providing exceptional service to our clients. We take the time to research and investigate your situation completely and bring about the most effective opportunities ensuring you get the successful outcome you deserve. We're proud that so many of our clients have repeatedly turned to us for counsel and representation. We are determined to work hard to earn our clients loyalty every day. We're here to help you succeed.

Our Team

We pride ourselves in maintaining a small-firm by treating each case with care and consideration. We've hand-picked a high-quality team of law professionals qualified to successfully resolve your legal matter. If you have a legal problem, Hunking Law can help you find a solution

Joshua W. Hunking, J.D.

Prior to founding Hunking Law, LLC Joshua W. Hunking worked as a law clerk for the Oregon Army National Guard Office of the staff Judge Advocate as well as at Heilig, Misfeldt & Armstrong in Corvallis. Joshua is a second generation attorney and loves the practice of law because it gives him the opportunity to help people.

He earned his B.S. in political science from Oregon State University prior to earning his law degree from Willamette University College of Law in Salem, Oregon. He is active in the local community currently serving as the Chapter Advisor for the Acacia Fraternity and additionally as the Communications Director of the Linn-Benton Bar Association. He is currently in his 13th year in the Oregon Army National Guard where he currently serves with the 3-116 Combined Arms Battalion based out of La Grande, Oregon. In his free time he enjoys playing fantasy football, and keeping up on Beaver sports.

Matthew Watkins, J.D.

Before he began working at Hunking Law, LLC, Matthew Watkins served as a Judicial Clerk at the Lane County Courthouse in Eugene, Oregon and as a law clerk at Umpqua Valley Public Defender in Roseburg, Oregon. Matthew loves to tackle tough constitutional and evidentiary issues on behalf of his clients. He believes that everybody has a right to a zealous defense.

Matthew earned a B.A. in history from the University of Oregon and then went on to attend University of Oregon Law School where he obtained his Doctorate of Jurisprudence. In his free time he enjoys studying history and spending time outdoors and fishing. Matthew is also a proud supporter of the Second Amendment and handles our firm's gun rights cases.

Marissa Short

Marissa Short


Marissa is an Oregon native and attended McKay high school in Salem, Oregon. At McKay she met (and later married) her high school sweetheart with whom she has two beautiful children, ages 5 and 7. She joined Hunking Law, LLC in 2017 as a paralegal. Prior to coming to Hunking Law, LLC she was busy running her photography business, which she still operates on occasion.

Marissa is a licensed Notary Public and has taken several correspondence courses in office management. In her free-time she enjoys spending time with family, and thoroughly enjoys raising her children and planning family gatherings and events.

Katherine Hunking

Katherine grew up on the west coast with her parents, older sister and older brother, Joshua. She went to high school in Salem Oregon and is proud to call the beaver state her home. Katherine has an EMT and Firefighting license. She has worked previously with Gatti and Gatti a personal injury firm in Salem Oregon. Katherine spends her free time painting, reading, and playing board games with her friends. She has recently returned to the Albany/Corvallis area with her cat Lt. Commander Data and dog Sasha.

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