David E. Myers

Tonkon Torp LLP
1600 Pioneer Tower
888 SW Fifth Avenue
Portland, Oregon 97204

PHONE: 503.802.2031
EMAIL: david.myers@tonkon.com
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David is an associate in Tonkon Torp’s Business Department, which he joined in 2015. His practice is focused on mergers and acquisitions, corporate and finance transactions, tax matters, and general corporate counseling. David has managed a diverse range of legal matters for businesses including general transactional work, regulatory compliance, corporate governance, mergers and acquisitions, investment and securities work, specialty finance and private credit transactions, capital financing, and tax restructuring. He has worked with a wide variety of clients from closely-held businesses to international investment funds.
 
Prior to joining Tonkon Torp, David served as Assistant General Counsel at a Portland-based private equity firm, where he gained significant transactional and advisory experience. He also worked as an Associate Attorney in a Salem firm, where he advised businesses in the areas of compliance, corporate governance, mergers and acquisitions, capital finance and restructuring, and tax-free reorganizations. David has also taught a business planning course to third-year law students as an Adjunct Faculty member at Willamette University College of Law.

David received his B.A. from Brigham Young University. He earned his J.D., magna cum laude, and a Business Law Certificate from Willamette University College of Law, where he was on the Dean’s Honor List. During law school, David was an Associate Editor for the Willamette Law Review and worked as a law clerk at the Oregon Department of Justice in the Financial Fraud and Consumer Protection Division. Most recently, he received a Master of Laws in Taxation from the University of Washington School of Law.
 
David and his wife have two young children. He and his family enjoy golfing, skiing, exploring Oregon's beautiful parks and outdoors, and traveling to sunny beaches.­­­­
 
David is an associate in Tonkon Torp’s Business Department, which he joined in 2015. His practice is focused on mergers and acquisitions, corporate and finance transactions, tax matters, and general corporate counseling. David has managed a diverse range of legal matters for businesses including general transactional work, regulatory compliance, corporate governance, mergers and acquisitions, investment and securities work, specialty finance and private credit transactions, capital financing, and tax restructuring. He has worked with a wide variety of clients from closely-held businesses to international investment funds.
 
Prior to joining Tonkon Torp, David served as Assistant General Counsel at a Portland-based private equity firm, where he gained significant transactional and advisory experience. He also worked as an Associate Attorney in a Salem firm, where he advised businesses in the areas of compliance, corporate governance, mergers and acquisitions, capital finance and restructuring, and tax-free reorganizations. David has also taught a business planning course to third-year law students as an Adjunct Faculty member at Willamette University College of Law.

David received his B.A. from Brigham Young University. He earned his J.D., magna cum laude, and a Business Law Certificate from Willamette University College of Law, where he was on the Dean’s Honor List. During law school, David was an Associate Editor for the Willamette Law Review and worked as a law clerk at the Oregon Department of Justice in the Financial Fraud and Consumer Protection Division. Most recently, he received a Master of Laws in Taxation from the University of Washington School of Law.
 
David and his wife have two young children. He and his family enjoy golfing, skiing, exploring Oregon's beautiful parks and outdoors, and traveling to sunny beaches.­­­­
 
Oregon Entrepreneurs Network
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A.C. Gilbert’s Discovery Village
Past Board Member and Finance Committee Member
 
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Young Leaders Council, Past Member