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Susan Katherine Eggum

Susan Katherine Eggum

Practice areas:

Personal Injury, Business, Contracts & Agreements, Employment & Labor, Intellectual Property, Litigation

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 1982

  1. Personal Injury: 20%
  2. Litigation: 16%
  3. Intellectual Property: 16%
  4. Employment & Labor: 16%
  5. Other: 32%
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Contact Info

Lane Powell PC

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

Resume

License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
WAActive201207/06/2015
ORActive198207/18/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo Contributions
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Awards
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Super LawyerSuper Lawyers Magazine2011
Super LawyerSuper Lawyers Magazine2010
Super LawyerSuper Lawyers Magazine2009
Super LawyerSuper Lawyers Magazine2008
Super LawyerSuper Lawyers Magazine2007
Super LawyerSuper Lawyers Magazine2006
Award of MeritMultnomah Bar Association Young Lawyers Section1985
AV Peer Review RatingMartindale-HubbellN/A

Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
ShareholderLane Powell PC2012 - Present
PartnerConsgrave Vergeer Kester LLP2006 - 2012

Associations
Association NamePosition NameDuration
International Association of Defense CounselVice Chair, Programs, Labor and EmploymentN/A
Local Professional Responsibility Review Committee for Multnomah CountyPast MemberN/A
Multnomah County Continuing Legal Education CommitteePast ChairN/A
Federal Civil Litigation in Oregon, Oregon State Bar Continuing Legal EducationPast EditorN/A
Oregon State Bar Federal Practice and Procedure CommitteePast MemberN/A
Oregon State Bar Litigation JournalPast Member of Editorial BoardN/A
Oregon State Bar Continuing Legal Education CommitteePast MemberN/A
Owen M. Panner American Inn of CourtPast PresidentN/A
International Association of Defense CounselVice Chair, Programs, Diversity CommitteeN/A
Oregon State Bar Ad Hoc Committee on SpecializationPast MemberN/A

Publications
Publication NameTitleDate
The Litigation Commentary & Review“Investment and Finance Industry Employers Beware”2010
IADC Committee Newsletter“Oregon’s Erosion of the Non-compete Agreement"2010
Ask the Expert column, Portland Business Journal“IMEs for the Just Plain Nuts"2009
Ask the Expert column, Portland Business Journal“Non-compete Agreement Caveat"2009
Ask the Expert column, Portland Business Journal“Covenants Not to Compete"2009
Oregon State Bar publication“Oregon Evidence Code: Objections"2009
Ask the Expert column, Portland Business Journal“Trade Secret Theft"2009
Oregon Business magazine“When the Employee Owes Fiduciary Duties of Loyalty to the Employer"2008
Litigation Journal, Oregon State Bar“Is the Mere Giving of a Tort Claim Notice the Equivalent of Discovery Claim for Relief?”1998
Litigation Journal, Oregon State Bar“Should You Sue a Party Who You Have a Good Faith and Reasonable Believing is Not Liable?"1998
Federal Civil Litigation in Oregon, Oregon State Bar Continuing Legal Education“Trial Practice”1997
Litigation Journal, Oregon State Bar“What Showing Must a Plaintiff Make to Avoid Summary Judgment in an Age Discrimination Case?”1997

Education
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Georgetown University Law CenterLawJD - Juris Doctor1982
University of California - BerkeleyN/AMA - Masters1977
University of California - BerkeleyN/ABA - Bachelor of Arts1976

Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
Pretrial Litigation Skills 101“Third-Party and Informal Discovery — Strategy and Ethical Limits"2012
Multnomah Bar Association“Complex Litigation, Tips and Procedures for Trying Complex Cases"2012
Employment Law and Corporate Counsel, International Association of Defense Counsel“Employers at Home and Abroad"2012
Professional Liability Fund Panel Conference“Practical Skills: Direct and Cross Examination"2011
Oregon State Bar“Elder Law: Legal Ethics in an Elder Law Practice"2011
Multnomah Bar Association Young Lawyers Section“Hiring and Firing"2011
International Association of Defense Counsel Midyear Meeting“Review of Recent Supreme Court Employment Law Decisions"2011
Multnomah Bar Association Young Lawyers Section Tort Law Seminar“Motions Practice in Tort Cases"2010
Labor & Employment Conference“2010 An Employment Odyssey: Are You Ready for a New Era?”2010
Sterling Education Seminar“Hot Topics: The Latest Interpretations of Current Employment Law"2009
Seventh Annual Commerce Concepts Series“Investigating and Resolving Alleged Employee Misconduct"2009
The Fundamentals of Employment Law, Multnomah Bar Association“Hiring and Firing"2008
Employment Practices Liability Seminar“Risk Management and Litigation Strategies"2008
Employment in 2008: Are you Ready? Seminar“Employee Lawsuits: How to Avoid Them, What to do When They Happen"2008
Oregon State Bar Continuing Legal Education Committee’s Ninth Annual Oregon Trial Advocacy College"Direct Examination"2007
ALFA International“Covenants Not to Compete in the Global Marketplace,”2007
Rebooting Democracy-Bus Project Summit“Balancing the Scales of Justice: Battles in the Courts"2006
Oregon Trial Lawyers Association’s February Meeting"Cross Examination Techniques"2006
Oregon State Bar Continuing Legal Education Committee’s Eighth Annual Oregon Trial Advocacy College"Cross Examination"2006
Alternative Dispute Resolution, Sponsored by the University of Oregon“Business Innovation and Law: Representing Oregon Small and Emerging Business"2006
Oregon State Bar Labor and Employment Law Section Annual Conference“Sexual Discrimination Claims in Oregon"2005
Oregon Law Institute, Panelist“2005 Annual Employment Law Update: Retaliation Claims"2005
Multnomah Bar Association Young Lawyers Section"Trial Tips"2005
Multnomah Bar Association Young Lawyers Section"Depositions"2004
Oregon State Bar Continuing Legal Education Committee’s Fifth Annual Oregon Trial Advocacy College"Direct Examination"2003
Oregon Law Institute Seminar “From the Experts: Presenting Medical Evidence in the Courtroom”“Medical Issues in Employment Litigation"2002
Oregon Law Institute“Employment Law Advice and Litigation Update: Advising Clients on Employment Law Issues in a Transitioning Economy"2002
Oregon State Bar Workers’ Compensation Section Meeting“Employment Law Issues for Workers’ Compensation Lawyers"2001
Oregon State Bar New Lawyers Division on Trial Strategies, Practices and Techniques“Pretrial Preparation"2001
Oregon Law Institute Seminar“Employment Law Advice and Litigation Update: This Time it’s Personnel"2001
Oregon State Bar CLE on Representing Domestic Partners“Employment and Public Benefits"2000
Oregon State Bar Workers’ Compensation Section Meeting“Employment Law Issues for Workers’ Compensation Lawyers"1999
Oregon State Bar Seminar“Critical Issues In Employment Law: Ethics Issues"1999
Oregon Law Institute“Trade Secret Litigation: Using the Courts to Compete"1999
Federal Bar Association and Oregon Law Institute’s Lewis & Clark College Federal Practice and Procedure Seminar“Evidence"1999
The Art of Mediating: A Work Session on Mediation“How To Mediate Efficiently and Effectively"1998
Proving and Challenging Damages“Proving Damages in Business and Commercial Cases"1998
Multnomah Bar Association“Employment Law for the Business Lawyer"1998
Lorman Business Seminar“Federal Civil Litigation in Oregon"1998
Federal Practice and Procedure Seminar, Federal Bar Association and Oregon Law Institute“Evidence"1998
Oregon State Bar Professional Liability Fund“Case Within a Case Analysis in Legal Malpractice Actions"1997
Multnomah Bar Association“Taking the Mystery Out of Federal Practice"1997
Federal Practice and Procedure Seminar, Lewis & Clark College“Evidence"1997
Lorman Business Seminar“Trial Motions for State and Federal Court"1996
Federal Bar Association Annual Convention“Evidence"1996
Oregon Association of Legal Secretaries“Discovery in Federal and State Court"1994
Federal Litigation Seminar“Differences in Federal and State Court"1994
Oregon State Bar/Oregon Society of Certified Public Accountants Joint Committee“Malpractice Issues Facing Accountants and Attorneys"1993
Multnomah Bar Association/YLS Luncheon“Post-Trial Motions"1993
Lorman Business Seminar“Effective Motion Practice in State and Federal Court"1993
Portland State University, Professional Development Center, Instructor“Oregon Law of Contracts"1992
Oregon State Bar Securities Section“The Statute of Limitation Governing Section 10(b) Securities Fraud Claims"1991
Oregon Association of Defense Counsel/OTLA Bench and Bar Breakfast“ORICO"1991
Federal Bar Association and Northwestern Law School of Lewis and Clark“Pleadings and Motion Practice"1991
Multnomah Bar Association Seminar“Financial Fraud: Claims and Defenses"1990
Oregon State Bar Continuing Legal Education Committee’s Annual Oregon Trial Advocacy College"Voir Dire"N/A
Federal Bar Association and Oregon Law Institute Federal Practice and Procedure Seminar“FRCP 12 Motions"N/A