David Myers Joins Tonkon Torp’s Business Department
December 9, 2015
has joined the Business Department
at Tonkon Torp. His practice is focused on mergers and acquisitions, corporate and finance transactions, tax matters, and general corporate counseling.
Prior to joining Tonkon Torp, David served as as Assistant General Counsel at a Portland-based private equity firm, where he gained significant transactional and advisory experience. Before that, he 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.
“We are delighted to welcome David to our Business Department,” said Darcy Norville, Managing Partner. “He joins us with broad business law experience and a commitment to excellence, which will serve our firm and our clients well.”