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  1. Corporate Finance: 25%
  2. Retail & Consumer Products: 25%
  3. Mergers & Acquisitions: 25%
  4. Business: 25%

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Perkins Coie

1201 3rd Ave Ste 4800
Seattle, WA, 98101-3266



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Avvo Top Mergers/Acquisitions LawyerWashington CEO Magazine2008
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AV Peer Review RatingMartindale-HubbellN/A
Association NamePosition NameDuration
Washington State Bar Association, Business Law SectionChair2004 - 2005
Washington State Bar Association, Business Law SectionExecutive Committee Member2001 - 2006
Washington State Bar Association, Business Law Section, Corporate Act Revision CommitteeMemberN/A
Washington State Bar Association, Business Law Section, Partnerships and LLC Law Sub-CommitteeMemberN/A
Publication NameTitleDate
Washington Real Property DeskbookWhat Real Estate Attorneys Should Know About the Washington Revised Uniform Partnership Act1998
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Cornell Law SchoolLawJD - Juris Doctor1984
University of WashingtonAccountingB.B.A.1981
University of Washington -SeattleSpeech and CommunicationBA - Bachelor of Arts1981
Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
WSBA CLEHolding Real Estate Assets Through Partnerships and LLCs2007
Washington State Bar Association, Business Law SectionThe Revised Uniform Partnership Act: Handling The Changes--Practical Tips on Drafting Under RUPA1998
Law Seminars InternationalBuying and Selling a Business -- Documenting the Transaction1998
Law Seminars InternationalBuying and Selling a Business -- Special Issues in Representing Sellers1997
National Business InstituteStructuring Joint Ventures and Strategic Alliances1996