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Lane Powell PC

601 S.W. Second Ave. Ste. 2100
Suite 900
Portland, OR, 97204

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License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
WAActive201007/16/2016
ORActive197907/16/2016
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Awards
Award nameGrantorDate granted
The Best Lawyers in America®, Product Liability LitigationBest Lawyers2016
Oregon Super LawyerSuper Lawyers Magazine2016
Oregon Super LawyerSuper Lawyers Magazine2015
The Best Lawyers in America®, Product Liability LitigationBest Lawyers2015
Oregon Super LawyerSuper Lawyers Magazine2014
The Best Lawyers in America®, Product Liability LitigationBest Lawyers2014
The Best Lawyers in America®, Product Liability LitigationBest Lawyers2013
Oregon Super LawyerSuper Lawyers Magazine2013
The Best Lawyers in America®, Product Liability LitigationBest Lawyers2012
Oregon Super LawyerSuper Lawyers Magazine2012
The Best Lawyers in America®, Product Liability LitigationBest Lawyers2011
Oregon Super LawyerSuper Lawyers Magazine2011
The Best Lawyers in America®, Product Liability LitigationBest Lawyers2010
Oregon Super LawyerSuper Lawyers Magazine2010
Oregon Super LawyerSuper Lawyers Magazine2009
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
Of CounselLane Powell PC2016 - Present
Senior PartnerMartin, Bischoff, Templeton, Langslet & Hoffman, LLP2015 - 2015
PartnerMartin, Bischoff, Templeton, Langslet & Hoffman, LLP2009 - 2015
ShareholderLane Powell PC1979 - 2009
Associations
Association namePosition nameDuration
Product Liability Advisory CouncilSustaining Member2005 - Present
Multnomah Bar AssociationMemberN/A
Oregon Association of Defense CounselMemberN/A
Oregon Association of Defense CounselArticles Editors2011 - 2015
Oregon Association of Defense Counsel, Government Affairs CommitteeMember2009 - 2010
Oregon State Bar Association, Products Liability SectionChair2008 - 2008
Oregon State Bar Association, Electronic Filing Task ForceMember2005 - 2006
Oregon State Bar, Civil Jury Instruction CommitteeChair2004 - 2004
Oregon Association of Defense CounselBoard of Directors2004 - 2006
Oregon State Bar, Executive CommitteeMember2003 - 2009
Council on Court ProceduresChair1998 - 1999
Multnomah Bar Association, Judicial Selection CommitteeChair1992 - 1993
Oregon State Bar Association, Legal Ethics CommitteeMember1991 - 1994
Volunteer Lawyers ProjectPresident1987 - 1988
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
Supervised nationwide litigation involving allegedly defective roofing material installed on roofsN/A
Recovered more than $200 million for companies insured by Oregon’s state workers’ compensation carrierN/A
Obtained summary judgment for web press seller against claims of serious injuryN/A
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Publications
Publication nameTitleDate
Oregon State Bar’s Oregon Statutory Time Limitations GuidePersonal Injury and Property Damage2014
Defense Research InstituteWriting a Reservation of Rights: A North American Compendium2014
Oregon State Bar Products Liability Section NewsletterProduct Liability Law: Comparing the Approach in Oregon and Washington2005
Aspen PublishersTort Law Desk Reference — A Fifty-State Compendium2005
Oregon State Bar Products Liability Section NewsletterAdmissible Evidence of ‘Consumer Expectations2004
Oregon Association of Defense Counsel NewsletterDo We Truly ‘Exchange Courtrooms’ When Trying State Punitive Damages Claims in Federal Court?2002
I Torts, Chapter 8, Oregon State Bar Continuing Legal EducationJoint Tort Feasors2000
I Civil Pleading Practice, Chapter 13, Oregon State Bar Continuing Legal EducationThird Party Practice2000
Ethical Oregon Lawyer, Oregon State Bar Continuing Legal EducationLimitations on Lawyer's Duty to Client--Litigation2000
Oregon State Bar Connections NewsletterOther Limitations on the Lawyer’s Duties to a Client — Litigation1989
Education
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of Oregon School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1979
Whitman CollegeN/ABA - Bachelor of Arts1976