Tonkon Torp attorney Michael Willes was named Rookie of the Year by the Young Lawyers Section (YLS) of the Multnomah Bar Association (MBA) for his outstanding work on the YLS CLE Committee. The award was presented at the MBA Awards Dinner on May 19, held in Portland.
The Rookie of the Year Award recognizes the young lawyer who has stepped up the most or put in the most energy and effort in their rookie year of involvement with the YLS.
Michael joined the firm’s Litigation Department in 2014. He represents clients in disputes ranging from negligence actions to criminal prosecutions.