Tonkon Torp has appointed two partners to department and practice group chair positions. Anna Sortun is Co-Chair of the Litigation Department and Jeff Woodcox is Chair of the Mergers & Acquisitions Practice Group.
“We are thrilled to have these highly talented attorneys move into leadership roles at the firm,” said Darcy Norville, Managing Partner. “Anna and Jeff joined Tonkon Torp as new attorneys, and they have cultivated considerable legal and management skills in their years with the firm. We are fortunate to have these outstanding lawyers at our firm and ready to step into these important positions.”
Sortun, who will co-chair the Litigation Department with Steven Wilker, has a wide-ranging commercial litigation practice including consumer protection matters, shareholder disputes, and complex tort cases. She takes on the role as Paul Conable and Steven Olson step down to continue representing clients in their respective litigation practices.
Mergers & Acquisitions chair, Woodcox, focuses his practice on mergers and acquisitions, corporate finance, securities regulation, and corporate governance. He is experienced in advising clients on the acquisition and disposition of businesses and assets, securities compliance, and raising capital through private placements of equity and debt. Immediate past chair Sherrill Corbett will continue her practice and her role on Tonkon Torp’s Managing Board.