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Schwabe, Williamson & Wyatt

Schwabe, Williamson & Wyatt  

Legal Services | Oregon, USA

https://www.schwabe.com/
tel: 503.222.9981 | fax: 503.796.2900
PacWest Center, 1211 SW Fifth Avenue, Suite 1900 | Portland | Oregon | 97204 | USA


Schwabe, Williamson & Wyatt's Overview

What do you get when you're "Represented by Schwabe"? Innovative solutions from lawyers who know every deal has a dream and every risk an opportunity. A committed team that understands your industry and cares about your business. And the comprehensive resources of one of the Pacific Northwest's top law firms.

Our lawyers provide exceptional legal counsel, and that's critical. But our value goes beyond that. We don't sit around and wait for the phone to ring. We get out of the office and put on hard hats to meet clients where they are, in their industries. This helps us see around corners, spot trends and navigate approaching challenges before they become problems. That's why clients put us in the leadership circle and consider us partners in the business. Our understanding of six key ‎industry sectors - Healthcare; Manufacturing, Distribution and Retail; Natural Resources; Real Estate and Construction; Technology; and Transportation, Ports and Maritime - allows us to help clients achieve success through ideas, advice, and exceptional ‎legal counsel.

With more than 175 attorneys in eight offices, we are among the largest law firms in the region. Clients from start-ups and entrepreneurs to the Fortune 500 count on us for full-spectrum legal services to help them achieve goals throughout their business lives.

  • Year this Office was Established: 1892
  • Number of Offices Worldwide: 8
  • Lawyers Worldwide: 175

Areas of Practice
  • ‎Acquisition and Disposition
  • Agency Actions and Rulemaking
  • Appellate
  • Bankruptcy, Creditors' Rights and Corporate Restructuring
  • Business and Corporate
  • Business Transitions
  • Condemnation
  • Corporate Formation and Governance
  • Employee Benefits
  • Employment Litigation
  • Employment, Labor and Benefits
  • Environmental Compliance and Safety
  • Environmental Regulation and Litigation ‎
  • Finance
  • Financial Institutions
  • Immigration
  • Indian Law
  • Intellectual Property
  • International Business
  • IP Litigation
  • Labor
  • Land Use and Entitlement ‎
  • Leasing
  • Litigation & Dispute Resolution
  • Mergers and Acquisitions
  • Non-Compete and Trade Secrets
  • Patents
  • Plant Development, Facility Siting and Permitting
  • Privacy and Data Security
  • Product Liability
  • Professional Liability
  • Public Lands and Endangered Species
  • Real Estate
  • Securities and Finance
  • Tax
  • Tax Controversy
  • Tax Planning
  • Trademarks, Copyrights, Marketing and ‎Advertising
  • Transactions, Licensing and E-commerce
  • Trusts and Estate Planning
  • Wage and Hour
  • Water Law
Professionals

Partners

Nika Aldrich

Nika F. AldrichShareholder


Al AuYeung

Al AuYeungShareholder

David Axelrod

David W. AxelrodShareholder


Matthew Bisturis

Matthew BisturisShareholder

Carson Bowler

Carson BowlerShareholder



Lisa Cincotta

Lisa CincottaChief Information Officer

Michael Cohen

Michael A. CohenShareholder


Larry Costich

Larry A. CostichShareholder

Sara Cotton

Sara C. CottonShareholder

Graciela Gomez Cowger

Graciela Gomez CowgerChief Executive Officer


Farron Curry

Farron CurryShareholder


Robert Dayton

Robert D. DaytonShareholder

James F. Dulcich

James F. DulcichShareholder

Dennis Dunphy

Dennis J. DunphyShareholder


Scott Eads

Scott D. EadsShareholder

David Ebel

David R. EbelShareholder

Jeffrey Eden

Jeffrey S. EdenShareholder


Dan Eller

Dan EllerShareholder

John

John "Jack" R. Faust, Jr.Retired Shareholder

Colin Folawn

Colin FolawnShareholder


Steve Ford

Steve S. FordShareholder


Denise Gaskin

Denise GaskinChief Operating Officer

Jill Gelineau

Jill S. GelineauShareholder


Ryen Godwin

Ryen GodwinShareholder

Walter Grebe

Walter H. GrebeRetired Shareholder


Troy Greenfield

Troy GreenfieldShareholder

John Guinasso

John D. GuinassoShareholder

Kelly Hagan

Kelly T. HaganShareholder


Kurt Hansen

Kurt F. HansenShareholder


Terry Hauck

Terry C. HauckShareholder

Anna Helton

Anna HeltonShareholder

Molly Henry

Molly HenryShareholder


Dave Hepler

Dave A. HeplerShareholder

Jeff Hern

Jeff HernShareholder


Peter Heuser

Peter E. HeuserShareholder

Joseph Hobson

Joseph HobsonShareholder



Kirk Johansen

Kirk JohansenShareholder

Robert Joseph

Robert E. JosephRetired Shareholder


Sara Kobak

Sara KobakShareholder


Aaron Laing

Aaron M. LaingShareholder

Andrew Lee

Andrew LeeShareholder


Philip Lempriere

Philip LempriereShareholder

Tia Lewis

Tia M. LewisShareholder



Tami E. MacLeod

Tami E. MacLeodShareholder

Bradley Maier

Bradley D. MaierShareholder

Nathan Maki

Nathan R. MakiShareholder


Mark Manulik

Mark A. ManulikShareholder


Lindsey McReynolds

Lindsey McReynoldsChief Client Relations Officer

Walter Miller

Walter W. MillerShareholder

Alison Moss

Alison MossShareholder


Brian Nakashima

Brian NakashimaChief Financial Officer

William Ohle

William J. OhleShareholder


Peter Osborne

Peter L. OsborneRetired Shareholder

Joel Parker

Joel A. ParkerShareholder

Wesley Parker

Wesley E. ParkerShareholder


Alex Poust

Alex I. PoustShareholder


Reginald Ratliff

Reginald RatliffShareholder

Herbert Ray

Herbert RayShareholder


Lawrence Ream

Lawrence R. ReamShareholder

Milt Reimers

Milt ReimersShareholder

Kent Roberts

Kent RobertsShareholder



Donald Russo

Donald RussoShareholder

Lisa Schaures

Lisa E. SchauresShareholder


Marc Sellers

Marc K. SellersShareholder

Mark Stayer

Mark A. StayerShareholder


Ryan Strauss

Ryan N. StraussShareholder

Stephen Sullivan

Stephen SullivanShareholder

Anne Talcott

Anne M. TalcottShareholder


Lance Termes

Lance TermesShareholder

Thomas Tongue

Thomas TongueShareholder


Matthew Turetsky

Matthew TuretskyShareholder

Jay Waldron

Jay T. WaldronShareholder

Kelly Walsh

Kelly M. WalshShareholder


Katherine Wax

Katherine WaxShareholder

M. John Way

M. John WayShareholder

D. Joe Willis

D. Joe WillisShareholder



Associates

Of Counsel

Jean Ohman Back

Jean Ohman BackOf Counsel

Michael A. Cofield

Michael A. CofieldSenior Counsel


Frank Erisman

Frank ErismanOf Counsel

Aaron Haleva

Aaron HalevaSenior Counsel


Joanna Lee

Joanna LeeOf Counsel


Thomas Triplett

Thomas M. TriplettSenior Counsel


Cristin Wagner

Cristin WagnerOf Counsel

Jonathan Ward

Jonathan WardSenior Counsel

Jason Wrubleski

Jason WrubleskiSenior Counsel


Linda Zachariah

Linda ZachariahOf Counsel


Other

Yasmin Alleje

Yasmin AllejeParalegal

Judith Baker

Judith BakerParalegal


Cathleen Biro

Cathleen BiroParalegal

Sean Briggs

Sean BriggsSenior Paralegal

Arnold Brown

Arnold BrownIndustry Group Leader


Cindy Bryan, RP

Cindy L. Bryan, RPSenior Paralegal

Jennifer Campbell

Jennifer CampbellIndustry Group Leader


Kai Davies

Kai DaviesParalegal

Stacie Fellows

Stacie R. FellowsSenior Paralegal

Brien Flanagan

Brien J. FlanaganIndustry Group Leader


Cindee Gannon

Cindee GannonParalegal


Cristy Gray

Cristy GraySenior Paralegal

Gretchen Guinasso

Gretchen D. GuinassoSenior Paralegal

Joanne Hall

Joanne W. HallSenior Paralegal


Tracy Hamblet

Tracy HambletSenior Paralegal


Stephanie Holmberg

Stephanie K. HolmbergIndustry Group Leader

Gigi Hoover

Gigi HooverParalegal


Sally Houk

Sally HoukSenior Paralegal

MaryAnn Ivie

MaryAnn IvieSenior Paralegal

Noah Jarrett

Noah JarrettIndustry Group Leader


Heather Kulin

Heather KulinSenior Paralegal

Enoy Lawless-Lewerenz

Enoy Lawless-LewerenzSenior Paralegal

Aileen Lee

Aileen LeeSenior Paralegal


Mark Long

Mark A. LongIndustry Group Leader

Deric Luoto

Deric L. LuotoLegal Investigator

Allan Patterson

Allan PattersonSenior Paralegal


Christine Pavlyk

Christine M. PavlykSenior Paralegal

Allison Pentheny

Allison L. PenthenySenior Paralegal


Cory Sabin

Cory A. SabinParalegal


Lynn Scardina

Lynn ScardinaParalegal

Kathy Severns

Kathy J. SevernsSenior Paralegal


Larry E. Smith

Larry E. SmithFederal Affairs Lobbyist

Joseph Straus

Joseph J. StrausIndustry Group Leader


Derek Watson

Derek WatsonParalegal

Articles

Covered by the Clean Water Act and WOTUS? Maybe Not Anymore.
Schwabe, Williamson & Wyatt, December 2018

  Covered by the Clean Water Act and WOTUS? Maybe Not Anymore. December 19, 2018 Last week, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and Army Corps of Engineers (Corps) released their much-anticipated draft proposed rule to re-write the definition of “waters of the United States” (WOTUS) (“2018 Rule”). The definition of WOTUS establishes the scope of agency jurisdiction over waters and wetlands under the Clean Water Act (CWA). This 2018 Rule follows years of uncertainty as to the scope of CWA jurisdiction that has included nationwide litigation and multiple Supreme Court decisions...

Supreme Court Ruling on Critical Habitat in Dusky Gopher Frog Case
Schwabe, Williamson & Wyatt, December 2018

The Supreme Court has handed down one of the most anticipated Endangered Species Act (ESA) rulings in recent years. In Weyerhaeuser Co. v. U.S. Fish and Wildlife Serv., the Supreme Court unanimously overruled the Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals, holding that the Fish and Wildlife Service can only designate property that is “habitat” as critical habitat under the ESA. The Supreme Court also held that decisions by the Fish and Wildlife Service to designate an area as critical habitat despite alleged disproportionate cost-benefit analyses are subject to judicial review...

All articles submitted by Schwabe, Williamson & Wyatt

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