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Tonkon Torp Welcomes Back Jeff Woodcox
Tonkon Torp is pleased to welcome partner Jeff Woodcox back to the firm. Jeff rejoins the Business Department after serving for a year and half as in-house Associate General Counsel for longtime Tonkon Torp client Banfield Pet Hospital. Jeff's stint…
Tonkon Torp Supports OSB Statement on White Nationalism and Normalization of Violence
Tonkon Torp supports the Oregon State Bar's Statement on White Nationalism and Normalization of Violence published in the April issue of the Oregon State Bar Bulletin. The values of equity and justice for all stand at our core. We applaud the Bar's…
Tonkon Torp Donates to Building Blocks to Success
Tonkon Torp made a donation to Building Blocks to Success, an organization with the mission to get ethnically and gender diverse at-risk youth from North and Northeast Portland excited about science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) through…
Tonkon Torp Makes 2018 Contribution to Small Business Legal Clinic
Tonkon Torp made a donation in support of Lewis & Clark Law School's Small Business Legal Clinic (SBLC). The SBLC Pro-Bono Program works to assist small business owners who otherwise cannot afford to pay for legal services.
Tonkon Torp Gives 2018 Donation to Oregon Jewish Community Foundation
Tonkon Torp made a donation to the Oregon Jewish Community Foundation (OJCF). The OJCF has been working since 1989 to facilitate a culture of giving and to serve as a guardian of permanent funds available to safeguard the quality of Jewish communal…
Gwen Griffith Discusses Tax Reform for Thought Leader Forum
Tonkon Torp attorney Gwen Griffith was featured in the latest “Thought Leader Forum” supplement published by the Portland Business Journal in a recent issue. The Thought Leader Forum covered the topic of tax reform and included a profile of Gwen as…
Tonkon Torp Makes 2018 Contribution to Artists Repertory Theatre
Led by Drea Schmidt, Tonkon Torp made a contribution to the Artists Repertory Theatre, Portland’s longest running professional theatre.
U.S. Department of Justice Appellate Attorney Joins Tonkon Torp
Federal appellate litigator Robert (Bob) Koch has joined Tonkon Torp as an Of Counsel attorney in the firm’s Litigation Department. Prior to joining the firm, he worked in the U.S. Department of Justice in Washington, D.C. as part of its Civil Rights…
Megan Reuther Serves on Board of Youth, Rights & Justice
Tonkon Torp attorney Megan Reuther is serving on the Board of Directors for Youth, Rights & Justice, a not-for-profit law firm that provides children and families in Oregon with legal representation and advocacy in the courts, legislature, schools…
Kimberlee Stafford Joins The Street Trust Board of Directors
Tonkon Torp partner Kimberlee Stafford has been elected to The Street Trust Board of Directors. The Street Trust is a nonprofit organization that promotes community partnerships to improve public transit, walking, and bicycling conditions in Oregon…
Kimberlee Stafford Elected to Executive Committee of OSB Sustainable Future Section
Tonkon Torp partner Kimberlee Stafford has been elected to the Executive Committee of the Oregon State Bar’s Sustainable Future Section, which provides a forum to explore and promote the relationship between sustainability and the legal profession.
Rocky Dallum Joins The ALS Association Board of Directors
Tonkon Torp partner Rocky Dallum has joined the Board of Directors for the Oregon and SW Washington Chapter of The ALS Association. The ALS Association leads the fight to treat and cure ALS through global research and nationwide advocacy. Dallum’s…
Rocky Dallum Elected to Executive Committee of OSB Agricultural Law Section
Tonkon Torp attorney Rocky Dallum has been elected to the Executive Committee of the Oregon State Bar's Agricultural Law Section. Rocky represents several significant agricultural clients on a wide range of issues. The Agricultural Law Section…
Tonkon Torp Named One of Oregon’s Most Admired Professional Service Firms for 2017
Tonkon Torp is pleased to again be recognized as one of Oregon's most admired professional services firms in the 2017 "Most Admired Companies" survey published by the Portland Business Journal. The firm was ranked number three in the survey results…
Tonkon Torp Announces Four New Partners
Tonkon Torp LLP has elected Rocky Dallum, Jessica Morgan, Haley Morrison, and Drea Schmidt to the partnership, effective January 1, 2018. "Our four new partners represent our firm's next generation of leaders across a broad swath of practice areas…
Jan Neuman Co-Authors Study on Water and Growing Cities in Western United States
Tonkon Torp attorney Jan Neuman co-authored the study "Water and Growing Cities: A Survey of Western Water Requirements for Urban Development" prepared by the Board of Advisors for the Dividing the Waters general conference.
Tonkon Torp Donates to 2017 Oregon Lawyers Against Hunger Campaign
Tonkon Torp was proud to contribute $20,504 to the 2017 Oregon Lawyers Against Hunger (OLAH) campaign. The money was raised through contributions by staff and attorneys, and a direct donation by the firm of $3,000. This donation will enable the…
Tonkon Torp Runs 2017 Giving Campaign
Every fall, Tonkon Torp holds an internal giving campaign to support a variety of local charities. This year, Tonkon Torp staff and attorneys raised $4,829 for EarthShare Oregon, Work for Art, United Way and Youth, Rights, Justice. This fundraising…
Tonkon Torp Makes Donation to Costco Scholarship Fund
Tonkon Torp's Real Estate & Land Use Practice Group made a financial contribution to the Costco Scholarship Fund. The Costco Scholarship Fund provides financial assistance to highly qualified, underrepresented minority students who wish to attend…