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Tonkon Torp's Perry Joins Portland YouthBuilders Board

February 27, 2012

Tonkon Torp litigator Edwin (Ned) Perry has been elected to a three-year term on the board of Portland YouthBuilders. He has provided pro bono counsel to the organization for more than a decade.

Perry is a commercial litigator and former chair of Tonkon Torp's Litigation Department. His litigation, mediation and arbitration practice focuses on complex contract, construction and real estate disputes. He was named to the 2011 and 2012 The Best Lawyers in America®. Perry joined the firm in 1984 following graduation from the University of Oregon School of Law.

About Portland YouthBuilders

Founded in 1995, Portland YouthBuilders is a non-profit organization committed to providing long term support for low income youth. Each year the organization provides education, vocational training and leadership development services for over 200 young people ages 17 to 24 who have not completed high school and who face significant barriers to success.