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Cronn Appointed to Lead Tonkon Torp Business Department

March 10, 2008
Jeffrey S. Cronn has been appointed chair of the Tonkon Torp Business Department, which includes practice groups focused in the areas of corporate finance, mergers and acquisitions, taxation and corporate governance, among others.

Cronn joined Tonkon Torp in 1994. He counsels public, private and nonprofit entities with regard to acquisitions and divestitures, governance issues, financing transactions and reorganizations. Cronn's corporate law practice emphasizes mergers and acquisitions. He is a member of Tonkon Torp's Sustainability Practice Group and leads its sustainable forestry attorneys.

Cronn was named to the Portland Business Journal's Forty Under 40 list in 2008. He was recognized as one of our community's young business and professional leaders for his active involvement in a variety of community organizations. He is a founder, trustee and chair of Marathon Education Partners, a non-profit organization that provides higher education scholarship opportunities to low-income children.

Cronn earned his BA, Phi Beta Kappa, from the University of California, Berkeley, and graduated cum laude from the University of Michigan Law School.