Reset

Tonkon Torp Hosts League of Minority Voters

Tonkon Torp hosted the Oregon League of Minority Voters for a board meeting and social event on July 19. Sarah Einowski, who recently joined the League's board of directors, invited the group to meet at Tonkon Torp.
Read More

Alan Perkins Provides Immigration Update at Global Mobility Seminar

On June 19, Tonkon Torp immigration attorney Alan Perkins spoke at a seminar focusing on various aspects of global mobility for businesses including international tax, immigration, and tax reform. The event was co-presented by Tonkon Torp LLP at the…
Read More

Tonkon Torp Sponsors Annual OWLS Fashion Show

Tonkon Torp was a sponsor at the annual OWLS (Oregon Women Lawyers) Dress for Success Fashion Show and Fundraiser on July 19. Will Gent was a model at the event and attended along with Stephanie Grant, Betsy Schultz, and Alex Tinker.
Read More

Erickson and Mehrbani Named to WTR 1000 by World Trademark Review

Tonkon Torp partners Chris Erickson and Parna Mehrbani were selected for inclusion in the 2018 WTR 1000. Launched in 2010 by the World Trademark Review, the annual ranking spotlights firms and individuals from 70 global jurisdictions for outstanding…
Read More

Tonkon Torp Names Parna Mehrbani Co-Chair of Information Privacy & Security Practice Group

Tonkon Torp has appointed partner Parna Mehrbani as Co-Chair of its Information Privacy & Security Practice Group. Mehrbani has a well-regarded practice that focuses on protecting and enforcing intellectual property. She also has experience advising…
Read More

Anna Sortun and Justin Denton Discuss Buy-Sell Provisions at OSB CLE

On June 19, Tonkon Torp partners Anna Sortun and Justin Denton were featured speakers at a CLE presentation that focused on crafting and defending buy-sell provisions. The event was hosted by the Oregon State Bar Business Law Section.
Read More

Wilker and Beach Break Down GDPR Compliance at Tonkon Talk

At the June 27 Tonkon Talk, attorneys Steven Wilker and Eric Beach led a discussion on the newly rolled out General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) and how it impacts Oregon companies that target or collect information about customers in the EU.
Read More

Tonkon Torp Sponsors Business For A Better Portland Social

Tonkon Torp Entrepreneurial Services Practice Group was a sponsor at the Business For A Better Portland Summer Social held July 10 at WeWork's Custom House Courtyard. David Forman, Brenda Meltebeke, and Haley Morrison attended the event. Business For…
Read More

Tonkon Torp Hosts Program on Tax Reform Implications for Real Estate

Tonkon Torp hosted a social hour and program to highlight key implications of the 2017 federal tax overhaul for real estate investors. David Petersen covered the key components of tax reform that apply to real estate investors. Michael Millender…
Read More

Parna Mehrbani Speaks at Oregon State Bar Admission Ceremony

Tonkon Torp attorney Parna Mehrbani spoke at the admission ceremony for new members of the Oregon State Bar (OSB), held by the Supreme Court of Oregon on May 17. Parna addressed the new lawyers in her capacity as Chair of the Oregon Bench and Bar…
Read More

Jeff Cronn Reviews Family Business Exit Options for OSU Podcast

Tonkon Torp attorney Jeff Cronn was interviewed by Roger Anderson for the Oregon State University (OSU) College of Business "Family Business 360" podcast, discussing three common exit options for family business owners. The podcast interview was a…
Read More

Tonkon Torp Sponsors 2018 Oregon Club of Portland Golf Classic

Tonkon Torp was a sponsor at the 27th Oregon Club of Portland (OCOP) Golf Classic, held at Pumpkin Ridge on June 11. Jessica Morgan, Secretary on the OCOP board of directors and a member of the OCOP Executive Committee, led Tonkon's involvement with…
Read More

David Petersen Joins Wilson Junior Baseball Board of Directors

Tonkon Torp attorney David Petersen has joined the Board of Directors for Wilson Junior Baseball as the league's President. The nonprofit group organizes competitive baseball for middle school students to help them prepare to play baseball for Wilson…
Read More

Blerina Kotori Recognized as One of Portland’s Forty Under 40

Tonkon Torp partner Blerina Kotori has been honored by the Portland Business Journal as one of its 2018 Forty Under 40 award recipients. The annual award recognizes influential business and community leaders in the greater Portland area who are under…
Read More

Tonkon Torp Raises Funds for 2018 CourtCare

In May, Tonkon Torp and its staff contributed $3,200 to the Multnomah Bar Association’s 15th Annual CourtCare Campaign. Stephanie Grant, an associate in Tonkon Torp’s Litigation Department, led the firm’s internal fundraising effort for CourtCare and…
Read More

Tonkon Lays Down the Law at 2018 Corporate Kickball Event

Tonkon Torp was a sponsor and fielded a team at the 2018 Playworks Pacific Northwest Corporate Kickball event on June 22. Haley Morrison, who serves as Chair of the Playworks Board of Directors, managed Tonkon's involvement with the event, while Jeri…
Read More

David Forman and Adam Adkin Discuss Benefit Companies for OSB Nonprofit Newsletter

Tonkon Torp business attorneys David Forman and Adam Adkin had an article published in the spring issue of the Nonprofit Organizations Law Section of the Oregon State Bar Newsletter. In their article, "Private Businesses Benefiting the Public: Oregon…
Read More

Tonkon Torp Hosts Meeting of Nonprofit Firms Representing Minors Detained by ICE

From June 18 through 20, Tonkon Torp hosted the annual regional meeting of nonprofit law firms providing legal services for unaccompanied minors detained by ICE. Oregon’s nonprofit firm is Immigration Counseling Services.
Read More

Gwen Griffith Covers New Tax Law at Northwest AFP Summit

On May 17, Tonkon Torp partner Gwen Griffith spoke at the annual summit organized by the Northwest Association for Finance Professionals. Gwen provided an update on the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act of 2017 and its impact on businesses. In addition to…
Read More

Abby Wool Landon Joins Multnomah Bar Foundation Board of Directors

Tonkon Torp attorney Abby Wool Landon has been elected to the Board of Directors of the Multnomah Bar Foundation (MBF). The MBF promotes civic education to increase community understanding of the legal system. It also raises funds to support the…
Read More

{{title}}

{{summary}}
Read More