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Tonkon Torp litigator named Up and Coming Lawyer of the Year
Tonkon Torp litigator Caroline Harris Crowne has been selected 2010 Up & Coming Lawyer of the Year by The Daily Journal of Commerce (Portland, Oregon). She received the top honor among a field of 92 young lawyers who were nominated and 24 who were…
The DJC honors Caroline Harris Crowne as an Up and Coming Lawyer
The Daily Journal of Commerce features Caroline Harris Crowne as one of their 2010 Up and Coming Lawyers honorees.
22 Tonkon Torp Attorneys Named to 2010 Super Lawyers Lists
Twenty-two attorneys at Tonkon Torp LLP have been named to the national 2010 Super Lawyers lists. They were selected through a process that identifies outstanding lawyers in more than 70 practice areas.
Caroline Harris Crowne Offers Advice for Getting in Front of the Jury for ACTL
Caroline Harris Crowne co-presented a CLE for the American College of Trial Lawyers (ACTL). She discussed "Getting in Front of the Jury" for the ACTL's Northwest Regional Conference.
Tonkon Attorneys Discuss Future of Civil Trials for OADC
Caroline Harris Crowne and Daniel Skerritt presented a CLE alongside Honorable Janice Wilson for an Oregon Association of Defense Counsel (OADC) program.
Are Mandatory Mediation Clauses Enforceable?
Caroline Harris Crowne discusses the enforceability of mandatory mediation clauses in her article for the Spring 2010 issue of the Oregon State Bar's Litigation Journal. In recent years, courts across the nation have become increasingly willing to…
Arbitration and Federalism - Conflicts in Federal and State Substantive and Procedural Law
Caroline Harris Crowne discusses "Arbitration and Federalism: Conflicts in Federal and State Substantive and Procedural Law" for her contribution to the Oregon State Bar book, Arbitration and Mediation.
Federal Arbitration Act Preempts Oregon Legislature's 2007 Amendment to Oregon Arbitration Act
Caroline Harris Crowne co-authored an article on the Federal Arbitration Act for the Summer 2008 issue of the Oregon State Bar's Litigation Journal.
Caroline Harris Crowne Discusses Arbitration Clauses for MBA
Caroline Harris Crowne co-presented a CLE for the Multnomah Bar Association on the subject of "Arbitration Clauses in Contracts: Drafting, Enforcing, and Challenging Them."
Alternative Dispute Resolution Act of 1998 - Implementing a New Paradigm of Justice
Caroline Harris Crowne contributes to the New York Law Review in her 2001 article "The Alternative Dispute Resolution Act of 1998: Implementing a New Paradigm of Justice."