Tonkon Torp Hosts Naturalist Workshop

Tonkon Torp's Sustainability Committee hosted the workshop "Being a Naturalist in the Life of a Child" for staff and attorneys to learn about sharing the love of nature with the young people in their lives.
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Tonkon Torp Sponsors Table at City Club Event

Tonkon Torp sponsored the April 17 "State of the State" event held by the City Club of Portland, featuring Governor Kate Brown. Caroline Harris Crowne organized Tonkon's involvement with the event and attended along with four other Tonkon attorneys…
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Tonkon Torp Sponsors Table at Susan G. Komen Luncheon

Tonkon Torp sponsored a table at the 9th annual "Lunch for the Cure" hosted by Susan G. Komen Oregon on April 16. Jessica Morgan was the lead attorney for the event and organized Tonkon's attendance. Susan G. Komen's mission is to save lives and end…
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Tonkon Torp Hosts Team in Training Fundraiser

Tonkon Torp hosted Team in Training for an April 16 fundraiser benefitting the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society. Sarah Villanueva was the lead attorney for the event, which ended up being her most successful Team in Training fundraiser to date.
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Corbett Gordon Gives HR Pros Tools for Tough Conversations

Corbett Gordon was a keynote speaker at the recent 2015 Labor & Employment Law Advanced Practices (LEAP) conference in Las Vegas. Her session, “Tools for Tough HR-Management Conversations,” shared practical advice with HR pros about taking the edge…
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Tonkon Torp Sponsors Young Lawyers Social

Tonkon Torp sponsored a social for the Federal Bar Association's Young Lawyers Division on April 8. Jeff Bradford, a board member of the Oregon chapter of the FBA, organized the sponsorship.
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Tonkon Torp Sponsors Human Solutions Auction

Tonkon Torp was a "Community" sponsor at the annual auction and gala held by Human Solutions on April 11. Jon Stride organized Tonkon's participation with the auction.
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Tatiana Perry and Jessica Morgan Offer Information Privacy and Security Insights

Tatiana Perry and Jessica Morgan recently gave a presentation to a network of Portland women attorneys on legal, regulatory and reputational issues associated with data breaches, including information about the current cyber threat landscape and…
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Tonkon Torp Sponsors Table at Literary Arts Book Awards Ceremony

Tonkon Torp sponsored a table at the April 13 Oregon Book Awards Ceremony held by Literary Arts. Tom Palmer and Shouka Rezvani led Tonkon's involvement with the event, which celebrated the 30th anniversary of Literary Arts, as well as the newly…
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Tonkon Torp at PGE Diversity Summit

Ruth Betancourt, Danny Enroth, Max Miller, and Tyrone Washington, members of Tonkon Torp's Diversity Task Force, attended PGE's 2015 Diversity Summit on April 7. The summit brought together more than 1,000 members of the community to learn and share…
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Tonkon Torp Hosts Entrepreneurs Event

Tonkon Torp’s Entrepreneurial Services Practice Group recently hosted an event for the TiE Oregon Pitch Club. “Your Startup’s Go-to-Market Strategy” featured remarks by Portland area venture capitalist Diane Fraiman, a partner at Voyager Capital…
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Tonkon Torp Hosts Networking Event for Upcoming Law School Grads

Tonkon Torp and University of Oregon Law School recently co-hosted an after-work event to give soon-to-be UO Law grads an opportunity for informal networking with practicing attorneys in Portland. Litigation Associates Sarah Villanueva and…
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Claire Brown Volunteers for OWLS Book Drive

Claire Brown volunteered with Oregon Women Lawyers (OWLS) to help collect book donations for their Coffee Creek Book Drive. She was able to gather five banker boxes of books.
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Melina LaMorticella Discusses INA 204(I) at Immigration Law Conference

Melina LaMorticella was a presenter at the Annual Northwest Regional Immigration Law Conference held in Seattle, Washington. The conference, held March 19 and 20, was sponsored by the American Immigration Lawyers Association (AILA). Melina's…
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Melany Savitt Presents at Northwest Immigration Law Conference

Melany Savitt was a presenter at the Annual Northwest Regional Immigration Law Conference held in Seattle, Washington March 19 and March 20. The conference was sponsored by the American Immigration Lawyers Association (AILA). Melany discussed L-1…
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Tonkon Torp Holds Free Legal Clinic to Entrepreneurs

Attorneys from Tonkon Torp's Entrepreneurial Services practice group – Claire Brown, David Forman, Jay Huh, Leon Simson, and Lauren Wallace – held a free legal clinic at the Oregon Technology Business Center (OTBC) in Beaverton on March 12, 2015. At…
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Alan Perkins Provides Update on Employment Based Immigration

Alan Perkins, a partner in Tonkon Torp’s Immigration Department, recently presented an update to the Oregon State Bar’s International Law, Business Law and Taxation Sections on Employment Based Immigration Law. The presentation explored issues…
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Tonkon Torp Sponsors Portland Workforce Alliance Breakfast

Tonkon Torp was a sponsor at the March 17 Portland Workforce Alliance (PWA) breakfast. Corbett Gordon, a member of the PWA board of directors, organized Tonkon's involvement with the event.
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Tonkon Torp Sponsors Roberts-Deiz Dinner

Tonkon Torp was a gold sponsor at the March 13 Roberts-Deiz Awards Dinner, hosted by Oregon Women Lawyers. Sarah Villanueva, a member of the Roberts-Deiz Award Committee, organized Tonkon's attendance at the event.
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Tonkon Torp Sponsors ALS Gala

Tonkon Torp was a bronze sponsor at the ALS Association's 2015 Dinner & Auction Gala on March 14. Established in 1985, the ALS Association works to fight ALS (Lou Gehrig's Disease) on every front.
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