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  1. Employment: 100%
    34 years, 250 cases

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Ater Wynne LLP

1331 NW Lovejoy St
Suite 900
Portland, OR, 97209

222 Sw Columbia St Ste 1500
Portland, OR, 97201-6641



NYCurrently registered 200503/07/2016
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Award nameGrantorDate granted
Citizen Lawyer of the YearJ. Reuben Clark Law Society, Salt Lake Chapter2006
NamedEmployment Lawyer of the Year in Utah2005
AV RatingMartindale-Hubbell2001
ListedChambers USA America’s Leading Lawyers for BusinessN/A
ListedBest Lawyers in AmericaN/A
ListedMountain States Super LawyersN/A
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
PartnerAter Wynne LLP2007 - Present
PartnerBullard Smith Jernstedt Wilson2005 - 2007
PartnerJanove Baar and Associates2001 - 2005
PartnerJanove and Associates1992 - 2001
Association namePosition nameDuration
Oregon State BarMember2006 - Present
National Arbitration ForumPanel MemberN/A
Model Utah Jury Instructions, Employment Law CommitteeChairN/A
Anti-Discrimination Advisory Council of the Labor Commission of UtahEmployer RepresentativeN/A
Publication nameTitleDate
HR MagazineA Story Is Worth A Thousand Lectures2009
Society for Human Resources (SHRM) OnlineDownsizing with Dignity2009
Davies-Black PublishersThe Star Profile: Create Star Employees in 100 Words or Less2008
HR MagazineCan't Beat 'Em, So Join 'Em2008
Washington Healthcare NewsSexual Harassment: Don't Be Surprised by the Three Big Surprises2008
Oregon Business MagazineHope for the Best; Document for the Worst2007
HR MagazineJerks at Work2007
SHRMHR Magazine Guide to Managing People2006
HR MagazineRetaliation Nation2006
Portland Business JournalManage by Learning to Ski2006
HR MagazineTurning Right in a Left-Brain World (Creating a Star Profile)2006
HR MagazineIn Defense of Litigation (Strategies for a Claim Defense)2006
HR MagazineA Sorry Strategy (Workplace Apologies)2006
Society of Human Resources Management (SHRM) and Berrett-KoehlerManaging to Stay Out of Court: How to Avoid the 8 Deadly Sins of Mismanagement2005
Association Management MagazineManagement by Leaning Forward2005
HR MagazineA 3,500-Year-Old Lesson in Delegating (the Pharaoh-Joseph Story)2005
HR MagazineThe Unkindest Cut2005
HR MagazineConclude and Communicate (Concluding an Internal Investigation)2004
HR MagazinePrivate Eye 101 (Conducting Investigative Interviews)2004
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of Chicago Law SchoolLawJD - Juris Doctor1982
Indiana UniversityN/ABA - Bachelor of Arts1979
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Bridge PartnersThe 8 Deadly Sins of Mismanagement2009
ALA 38th Annual Educational ConferenceThe 8 Deadly Sins of Mismanagement2009
Society for Human Resources Management (SHRM) Annual ConferenceThe 8 Deadly Workplace Legal Risks of the 21st Century2007
MLER-LEAP Advanced Employment Law SymposiumA "Sorry" Strategy: Workplace Apologies and Employment Litigation2006
Employment & Labor Law Conference, Southwest Washington Chapter of the Society for Human Resource Management (SWHRMA)The 8 Deadly Legal Risks of the 21st Century2006
Arizona Department of Transportation - Technical Training Program Course EvaluationManaging to Stay Out of Court2006