Tonkon Torp’s Managing Partner, Kurt Ruttum, congratulated Anna Sortun and Jeffrey Cronn on their election, stating “We are excited to have Anna and Jeff join the Managing Board. Their passion for the law and support of our clients, along with their outstanding leadership skills and unwavering commitment to the firm’s core values, make them invaluable additions.”
Sortun became a Tonkon Torp partner in 2014. She has built a reputation as a tenacious litigator, handling high-stakes cases across various industries. Her deep understanding of the federal and state legal systems and thoughtful advocacy have earned her the respect of clients and peers alike. As a member of the Managing Board, she aims to focus on the strategic direction of the firm, and explore avenues to expand the reach and impact of the firm’s significant community focus. Sortun recently concluded an impactful tenure as Co-Chair of the firm’s Litigation Department.
Cronn became a Tonkon Torp partner in 2000. He is widely regarded for his exceptional legal acumen in corporate law, mergers and acquisitions, and equity ownership disputes. Clients seek his counsel on navigating complex business transactions that can involve significant dollars. As a member of the Managing Board, he plans to prioritize investments in social and technical innovation to enhance the firm’s capabilities and deliver even greater value to clients. Cronn recently concluded 15 years of successful service as Chair or Co-Chair of Tonkon Torp’s Business Department.
The addition of Sortun and Cronn to the Managing Board comes at a time of continued growth for Tonkon Torp, which is entering its 50th year in 2024. The firm has consistently demonstrated its commitment to providing top-notch legal services across many practice areas. Tonkon Torp remains well-positioned to continue its tradition of excellence in serving clients throughout the Pacific Northwest and beyond. Sortun and Cronn will serve on the Managing Board with Kurt Ruttum and partners Paul Conable, Bob Carey, and Christopher Pallanch.
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