• Real Estate Law, Environmental Law, Energy, Oil & Gas Law
  • Oregon
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Practice Areas
  • Real Estate Law
  • Environmental Law
  • Energy, Oil & Gas Law
Additional Practice Areas
  • Renewable Energy
  • Water Rights
  • Water Quality
  • Climate Change
  • Land Use
  • Hydroelectric Projects
  • Environmental and Natural Resources
  • Endangered Species Act
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
Professional Experience
Northwestern School of Law at Lewis and Clark College
cum laude, Editor-in-chief, Environmental Law; Cornelius Honor Society; Certificate, Environmental and Natural Resources Law
Kansas State University
Kansas State University
Professional Associations
Oregon State Bar # 965095
Activities: Board member, Oregon Water Resources Congress (1999-present); member, ESA Pacific Northwest Task Force and Litigation Review Task Force, National Water Resources Association (1999-present); adjunct instructor, Business Law, Washington State University (1997-2000); member, ESA-State Water Law Task Force, Oregon Water Resources Commission (2000-2001); member, Portland City Club; Northwest Energy Association; Northwest Hydroelectric Association; Rocky Mountain Mineral Law Foundation; Oregon State Bar Association, Environmental and Natural Resources Section, and Land Use and Real Estate Section; American Bar Association, Environment, Energy, and Resources Section.
Activities: Publications and PresentationsOregon reporter for Water Law Newsletter, publication of Rocky Mountain Mineral Law Foundation (2003-2006); "The Impact of the Endangered Species Act on Water Rights and Water Use," Proceedings of RMMLF Annual Institute (2002); "Water Rights and Transactions," in Fundamentals of Real Estate Transactions (2001); "Endangered Species Act Enforcement and Western Water Law," 30 Environmental Law 735 (2000); program co-chair, Oregon Water Law Annual Conference sponsored by The Seminar Group and Oregon Water Resources Department (2000-present); various conference presentations, including presentations at the ABA Water Law Conference, the National Water Resources Association Western Water Law Conference and the Northwest Hydroelectric Association Annual Conference.
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Standard Insurance Center
900 Southwest 5th Avenue
Portland, OR 97204
Telephone: (503) 294-9529
Fax: (503) 220-2480