Press Releases

Andrew Schpak Becomes Chair of the ABA Young Lawyers Division

Barran Liebman is proud to announce that Andrew Schpak, a Partner of the firm, has been named Chair of the American Bar Association’s Young Lawyers Division for the 2014-2015 bar year.

Portland Business Alliance to honor executive and company for support of women in the workplace

Vanessa Sturgeon and Miller Nash LLP were selected as leaders in encouraging female advancement.

GoGreen Portland

The 7th annual GoGreen Portland conference takes place October 16 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the Oregon Convention Center.

Eggum Appointed as Vice Chair of International Association of Defense Counsel's Employment Law Committee

Lane Powell Shareholder Susan K. Eggum has been elected as vice chair of programs and projects for the International Association of Defense Counsel’s (IADC’s) Employment Law Committee.

Tom "Mike" Anderson, shareholder at Geffen Mesher, passes away

Geffen Mesher is saddened to announce the passing of long-time shareholder, Tom “Mike” Anderson, who died on July 10, 2014, from liver disease diagnosed after recent heart surgery. He was 55 years old.

Fifteen Lane Powell Attorneys Named 'Oregon Super Lawyers' and Five Named as 'Oregon Rising Stars'

Fifteen Lane Powell attorneys have been named 2014 “Oregon Super Lawyers,” and another five attorneys have been named as “Oregon Rising Stars” by Super Lawyers magazine. 

Oregon's Health CO-OP puts democratized healthcare into action

From its first-ever member forum, to upcoming Board elections, the Oregon-based, non-profit health organization is focused on letting members control their healthcare destiny.

PDX's First Skyscraper Gains New Heights with Randall Investment Group

Forging a partnership to ensure lasting preservation of a historic building, the Oregon Historical Society (OHS) has sold the 52,379 sf Sovereign Hotel to the Randall Investment Group.

Hispanic Metropolitan Chamber honors Sam Hernandez

Barran Liebman is proud to announce that Sam Hernandez, an associate with the firm, has been honored by the Hispanic Metropolitan Chamber with their Leadership Award.

3 Degrees 2 Unite 1 Community returns to Portland

The innovative event celebrates its fourth year connecting businesses and individual professionals with nonprofit organizations.

Sands Appointed to Classroom Law Project Board of Directors

Lane Powell Shareholder Darin M. Sands has been appointed to the Board of Directors for Classroom Law Project.

Alan Joins Lane Powell's Trusts and Estates Practice Group

Lisa C. Alan recently joined Lane Powell as Counsel to the Firm in the Trusts and Estates Practice Group.

Regence Marketplace Offers New Private Exchange Health Insurance Option for Oregon Businesses

The defined contribution model aims to drive consumer engagement in health decisions.