We walk the talk regarding diversity.
Real inclusion results in stronger collaboration, higher quality problem-solving, more comprehensive legal solutions, and far greater job satisfaction. We do not tolerate discrimination based on gender, marital status, race, ethnic origin, color, nationality, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, religion, or age. Our firm maintains an ongoing commitment to diversity and to providing equal access and opportunity for all we employ. We understand that diversity is an evolution, not a destination.
Rod began practicing law in Portland in 1976 focused on subrogation and personal injury and property damage defense litigation. Over the past several decades his work centered on personal injury defense and the analysis of insurance coverage issues. It is from that base of experience that the firm grew. Rod retired at the end of 2012.
Chris began practicing law in 1983 and was focused on civil litigation in Oregon courts, primarily defending claims of personal injury, uninsured/underinsured motorist, property damage, product liability, premises liability, and insurance coverage. Chris has tried dozens of cases throughout the state of Oregon. He retired in January of 2020.