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Yakima Products Acquires New Headquarters Campus with Help from Tonkon Torp
Tonkon Torp’s real estate and land use team completed a time-sensitive transaction that enabled the fast-growing Yakima Products, Inc., to acquire its new corporate headquarters in Lake Oswego, Oregon. Find details and more featured cases here.
Tonkon Torp Client Named New Earth Advantage Builder of the Year
Tonkon Torp client Advantage Services Construction, Inc. has earned a Green Home Builder of the Year award from Earth Advantage, a nonprofit whose mission is to move the building industry towards more sustainable practices. Advantage Services Construction was named New Earth Advantage Builder of the Year for 2014 for a custom designed, modern hillside home that earned platinum certification.
Tonkon Torp Helps Commercial Real Estate Owner With Critical Sale Hurdle Through Defeasance
Tonkon Torp’s timely and experienced loan defeasance work permitted a shopping center owner to realize the profitable sale of that real estate in a transaction that initially appeared to be financially infeasible. Find details and more featured cases here.
"Burn To Learn" Training Clears the Way for Residential Development
Attorneys David Petersen, Ted Herzog, and Duncan Delano recently provided the legal horsepower for a new, seven-lot rural residential development to be known as Trillium Estates on Chehalem Mountain. The property originally included one structure, which was slated for removal prior to development of the new parcels. Rather than the mundane bulldozing of the house, the client allowed the Newberg Fire Department to burn it down in a “burn to learn” training exercise.
"Local Firm Snags Megadeal: Case Doesn't Faze Midsize Law Office"
Tonkon Torp is featured in an article in the April 2011 issue of the ABA Journal. The firm's work on the Sunwest bankruptcy case is the topic of the story, which discusses our representation of Clyde Hamstreet, the Chief Restructuring Officer for the case. The Sunwest bankruptcy concluded with a $1.2 billion deal, which was the culmination of one of the biggest and most complex bankruptcy cases of its kind ever filed in Oregon.
Community Involvement & Activities
Washington State University
Best Lawyers in America® Names 49 Tonkon Torp Attorneys to 2018 List
Best Lawyers in America® Names 44 Tonkon Torp Attorneys to 2017 List
Tonkon Torp Donates to Senior Living Program
45 Tonkon Torp Attorneys Named Best Lawyers in America® 2016
Chambers USA 2015 Guide Honors 7 Tonkon Torp Practices and 19 Lawyers
Best Lawyers in America® 2015 Names 49 Tonkon Torp Attorneys to Prestigious List
Tonkon Torp Hosts Washington State University Meeting
21 Tonkon Torp Attorneys Named Leaders in Their Field by Peers and Clients
Tonkon Torp Hosts the WSU Foundation for Undergraduate Luncheon
50 Tonkon Torp Attorneys Named to Best Lawyers in America® 2014
Tonkon Torp's Herzog Appointed to WSU Foundation Board
Best Lawyers in America® Names 50 Tonkon Torp Attorneys to 2013 List
Ted Herzog Named to Lead Tonkon Torp's Real Estate and Land Use Practice Group
Publications & Presentations
Oregon CLE Chapter on Boundary Line Disputes and Encroachments