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Tonkon Torp Makes Donation at Friends of the Children "Friend Raiser"
Tonkon Torp made a donation to Friends of the Children (FOTC) at their annual "Friend Raiser" on May 14. The Friend Raiser is FOTC's signature event, attended by over 700 community and business leaders. This year's fundraiser brought in over $1.7…
Tonkon Torp Sponsors PICA's TADA! Gala
Tonkon Torp was a "Champion" sponsor at the Portland Institute of Contemporary Art's (PICA) TADA! Benefit Gala on May 16. Kristin Bremer Moore, Secretary of PICA's board of trustees and a member of PICA's executive committee, organized Tonkon's…
Tonkon Torp Co-sponsors TiE Angel Lunch at CENTRL
Tonkon Torp co-sponsored a TiE (The Indus Entrepreneurs) lunch with Geffen Mesher, featuring serial entrepreneur and angel investor David Rose. The lunch was held May 13 at Tonkon Torp's new space at CENTRL Office in the Pearl District.
Tonkon Torp Sponsors Le Monde for Third Annual Iron Chef Event
Tonkon Torp sponsored the Le Monde French Immersion Public Charter School's third annual Iron Chef fundraiser and student auction on May 2. Shouka Rezvani, a member of the Le Monde board of directors, was the lead attorney for the sponsorship.
Tonkon Torp Sponsors Table at Classroom Law Project Dinner
On April 23, Tonkon Torp sponsored a table at the Classroom Law Project's (CLP) annual Legal Citizen Dinner. Steven Wilker, a CLP board member, organized Tonkon's participation at the event.
Mark LeRoux and Michael Millender Cover Tax Planning at OLI
Mark LeRoux and Michael Millender spoke about tax planning for closely held businesses at a recent seminar on Representing Family and Closely Held Businesses presented by the Oregon Law Institute of Lewis & Clark College.
Tonkon Torp Hosts OSB Environmental & Natural Resources Section CLE
Tonkon Torp hosted the Oregon State Bar's Environmental & Natural Resources section for a brownbag CLE lunch on April 21.
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…
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…
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.
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…
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…
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…
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…
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…