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  1. Land Use & Zoning: 50%
  2. Government: 50%

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Lane Powell PC

601 SW 2nd Ave Ste 2100
Portland, OR, 97204-3158



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Award NameGrantorDate Granted
RecognizedBest Lawyers in America2010
RecommendedChambers USA: America's Leading Lawyers for Business2009
RecognizedBest Lawyers in America2009
Super LawyerOregon Super Lawyers2009
Super LawyerOregon Super Lawyers2008
RecognizedBest Lawyers in America2008
Named in Top 25 Women Lawyers in OregonOregon Super Lawyers2008
Super LawyerOregon Super Lawyers2007
RecognizedBest Lawyers in America2007
Volunteer of the YearPortland Business Alliance, Downtown Area2006
Named Relationship MasterCommerce Magazine Rainmaker Hall of Fame2006
RecognizedBest Lawyers in America2006
Named in Top 25 Women Lawyers in OregonOregon Super Lawyers2006
Super LawyerOregon Super Lawyers2006
Named one of the 50 Leaders to Follow in OregonOregon Business MagazineN/A
Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
Of CounselLane Powell PC2009 - Present
ShareholderLane Powell PC2001 - 2009
General CounselPortland Development Commission1994 - 2001
Lead AttorneyLands and Minerals Division, Washington State Department of Natural Resources, Office of the Attorney General, State of Washingto1990 - 1994
Association NamePosition NameDuration
Community Transitional School, Inc.Board of Directors2003 - 2007
Oregon State Board of Bar ExaminersCo-Grader1996 - 1997
Oregon Institute of Technology’s Renewable Energy CenterBoard MemberN/A
Battle Ground Library Capital Facilities Bond Election CampaignPast ChairN/A
Battle Ground Library Friends of the Library and Building CommitteePast PresidentntN/A
Clark County Youth Investment FundDesign Team MemberN/A
Government Law Section, Oregon State BarChairN/A
Real Estate and Land Use Section, Oregon State BarPast Chair, Executive CommitteeN/A
Northwest Environmental ConferenceSteering Committee MemberN/A
Urban League of PortlandMemberN/A
Counselors of Real EstateMemberN/A
Portland Business AllianceBoard of DirectorsN/A
Portland State University Center for Real EstateBoard of AdvisorsN/A
Southern Oregon Writers’ Conference (Intellectual Property and contracts with agents and publishers)InstructorN/A
Publication NameTitleDate
Portland Business JournalFuture Economic Development Requires Flexibility, Creativity2009
Buildernews MagazineWhat You Should Know Before Building Green2008
Buildernews MagazineMaking Friends and Influencing Regulators: Measuring Community Impacts2006
Real Estate Finance JournalThe News About New Markets Tax Credits2006
Buildernews MagazineNew Market Tax Credits: Broad Eligibility for Economic Developments2005
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of Puget Sound School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1989
Antioch UniversityN/ABA - Bachelor of Arts1987
Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
The Portland Business Journal’s Partners In Development BreakfastInnovative Public-Private Partnerships2009
Renewable Energy Business SymposiumMultiple Incentives for Funding One Project2009
Oregon State Bar SeminarTax credits for renewable energy, and the challenges and opportunities for bringing a renewable energy product to market2009
Novogradec Financing Renewable Energy ConferenceCombining ITC with the NMTC or the LIHTC2009
Municipal Sustainability Projects – The Harnessing of Sun, Wind, Surf and Water SeminarFinancing Sustainable Partnerships and Transfers Between Governmental Entities and Private Parties2008
Financing Renewable Energy ConferenceBiomass – No Respect as a Renewable Energy Source?2008