Immix Law Group's Robert Scott will serve as vice president and general counsel for Opal Labs.
The chipmaker's vice president Uday Marty was one of the six mountain climbers declared missing after a fall on Mount Rainier.
The International Longshore and Warehouse Union was found guilty of intentional slowdowns at the Port of Portland's Terminal 6.
The town has been without a full-time grocer since December.
The University of Oregon's Regional Economic Indexes show the Oregon metro areas have fared well in recent months.