Tonkon Torp litigator Jon P. Stride has been elected to a three-year term on the board of the Oregon Association of Defense Counsel, effective January 1, 2012. Stride has practiced in Tonkon Torp’s Litigation Department since he joined the firm in 1990.
Stride represents businesses and individuals in a variety of disputes before state and federal courts. His practice has particular focus on intellectual property and other complex issues. Earlier this year he was named a leader in litigation for the 2011 edition of Chambers USA, America’s Leading Lawyers for Business and an Oregon litigation star in the 5th edition of Benchmark Litigation, the Guide to America’s Leading Litigation Firms and Attorneys.
Stride also recently was appointed to a three-year term on the Multnomah Bar Association’s Judicial Screening Committee.
The Oregon Association of Defense Counsel is a nonprofit organization for defense-oriented civil litigators whose goals are to provide a unified voice for defense concerns in Oregon, offer networking opportunities and sponsor continuing legal education.