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Tonkon Torp Litigation Department Adds Associate

October 8, 2014
Alex Tinker has joined the Litigation Department at Tonkon Torp LLP.
Prior to graduating from Lewis & Clark Law School in 2014, Tinker worked as a summer associate for Tonkon Torp. He also served as a Judicial Extern for Honorable Ancer L. Haggerty, Senior United States District Judge. At Lewis & Clark, Tinker was named Outstanding Clinical Advocate and was an associate editor for Lewis & Clark’s Environmental Law. He also was the recipient of multiple scholarships including the Dean’s Scholarship for Excellence, and the Oregon State Bar Affirmative Action Program Scholarship.
Tinker is a native Oregonian and is deeply committed to civic involvement. Prior to attending law school, he held various positions as a field manager and canvass organizer, civic engagement director and aide to a Representative in the Oregon Legislature.
Tonkon Torp’s litigation department includes trial lawyers with expertise in virtually every type of business and commercial dispute. Recognized by their peers as some of the foremost practitioners in their fields, Tonkon Torp litigators have been involved in many of the most significant cases in the Pacific Northwest.  
“We are delighted that Alex has joined our litigation team,” said Michael Morgan, Tonkon’s Managing Partner. “He was an outstanding summer associate and his experience in civic engagement in the Portland community will benefit our litigation department and our clients.”