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Tonkon Torp’s Dan Skerritt Named One of Oregon’s Top 10 Super Lawyers

August 18, 2014
Tonkon Torp trial attorney Daniel Skerritt has been named one of Oregon’s Top 10 Lawyers by Super Lawyers.

Super Lawyers are selected through a process that identifies outstanding lawyers in dozens of practice areas. Factors considered in the nomination and peer evaluation of potential Super Lawyers include education and employment background, experience, representative clients, pro bono and community service, and honors and awards. The Top 10 list represents the lawyers who received the highest point totals in the Oregon nomination, research and blue ribbon review process.

A highly respected litigator with more than three decades of experience, Skerritt represents plaintiffs and defendants in complex commercial litigation. In addition to achieving some of Oregon’s largest awards and settlements, Skerritt has been a tireless advocate for equal access to justice and adequate funding of the judicial branch of government. He recently was reelected chair of the Jury Committee of the American College of Trial Lawyers. He is Oregon State Membership Chair for the U.S. Supreme Court Historical Society and a fellow in and past State Chair of the International Society of Barristers.