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Janet Neuman Offers Perspective on “Water Wars”

March 19, 2013
Tonkon Torp water law attorney, Janet Neuman, was a featured panelist at a March 14 Vanderbilt Law School presentation on “Water Wars: Mediating Water Rights Disputes.” The presentation was hosted by the Vanderbilt Alternative Dispute Resolution Program.
A frequent speaker and writer on water law and policy, Neuman is recognized as one of the Pacific Northwest’s foremost water policy experts. She is past president of the Oregon Water Trust, a former professor and Associate Dean of Faculty at Lewis & Clark Law School and the author of Oregon Water Law: A Comprehensive Treatise on the Law of Water and Water Rights in Oregon.  
Neuman works with attorneys in Tonkon Torp’s Water Law practice group who handle water rights transactions, water project development, permitting and litigation of water rights disputes for both government entities and private sector clients.