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A. Jeffery Bird

A. Jeffery Bird

Practice areas:

Mergers & Acquisitions, Business, Corporate & Incorporation, Venture Capital

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 1990

  1. Mergers & Acquisitions: 50%
  2. Business: 25%
  3. Corporate & Incorporation: 15%
  4. Venture Capital: 10%

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Contact Info

Lane Powell PC

601 SW 2nd Ave
Suite 2100
Portland, OR, 97204

Resume

License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
ORActive199607/18/2015
WAActive199007/06/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Awards
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Best LawyerBest Lawyers in America2013
Super LawyersOregon Super Lawyers2013
Super LawyerOregon Super Lawyers2012
Super LawyerOregon Super Lawyers2011
Super LawyerOregon Super Lawyers2010
Super LawyerOregon Super Lawyers2009

Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
ShareholderLane Powell PC2013 - Present
ShareholderSchwabe Williamson & Wyatt2006 - 2013
ShareholderGarvey Schubert Barer1989 - 2006
Senior AssociateJones Day1981 - 1989

Associations
Association NamePosition NameDuration
32nd Annual Northwest Securities InstituteSteering Committee2012 - 2012
National Association for Corporate Directors Northwest ChapterBoard Member2011 - Present
Business for Culture and the ArtsBoard Member2011 - 2012
Advisory Board of National Association of Corporate Directors Northwest ChapterChairman2009 - Present
The Arlington ClubMemberN/A
Oregon State Bar, Business Law SectionMemberN/A
Oregon State Bar, International Law SectionMemberN/A
Oregon State Bar, Corporate Counsel SectionMemberN/A
Oregon State Bar, Securities Regulation SectionChairN/A
Oregon Wildlife Heritage FoundationBoard MemberN/A

Publications
Publication NameTitleDate
Portland Business JournalTransition Plans Allow for Smoother Exits2013
Portland Business JournalQ&A, Jeffery Bird on Corporate Governance2011
Portland Business JournalDodd-Frank Bill will Force Greater Scrutiny of CEO Salaries2010
Portland Business JournalControversial SEC Rules Favor Shareholder Activists2009
Corporate Buy-Sell Agreements - Oregon State BarAdvising Oregon Businesses - Supplement to Chapter 232007
Portland Business JournalProposed SEC Rules Expand Private Placement Opportunities2007

Education
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of Virginia School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1982
Washington and Lee UniversityBusiness Administration and PhilosophyBA - Bachelor of Arts1978

Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
National Association of Corporate Directors Northwest Chapter – PortlandGovernance Failures in the Headlines: Lessons Learned2013
National Association of Corporate Directors Northwest Chapter – PortlandNonprofit Boards: Best Practices and Leading Through Changing Governance and Disclosure2012
U.S. Trust SeminarEbitdda Schmebitda: 10 Things you Must do to Build Your Business Value and Prepare for the Inevitable2011
KPMG Audit Committee RoundtableChanges and Challenges Driving the Audit Committee Agenda2011
National Association of Corporate Directors Northwest Chapter – PortlandThe Board’s Role in Corporate Strategy2010
Willamette Securities Regulation ConferenceDevelopments in Disclosure Regulation2008
KPMG Audit Committee RoundtableExploring the Audit Committee's Role in IT Governance2007
KPMG Audit Committee RoundtableAudit Committee Effectiveness Post SOX: Looking Back, Thinking Ahead2007