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Schwabe, Williamson & Wyatt | November 2022
Oregon, USA

Force majeure clauses are routinely written into contracts to limit both parties’ liabilities in the case of unforeseen events, such as hurricanes or terrorist attacks. These "act of God" clauses were generally boilerplate language to which no one really paid much attention ...

Schwabe, Williamson & Wyatt | November 2022
Oregon, USA

In August, President Biden signed the Inflation Reduction Act (IRA) into law (H.R. 5376), providing both personal income and business investment tax credit for the installation of solar generating capacity and stand-alone energy storage.  Perhaps most importantly, the IRA provides new tax credits for energy storage development in an attempt to address the intermittent nature of renewable energy ...

Schwabe, Williamson & Wyatt | November 2022
Oregon, USA

A desire to rebuild failing infrastructure, while providing good jobs to women and people of color are the twin engines driving the growth at Willamette Technical Fabricators, with facilities in Northwest Portland and Vancouver. “We have grown from two to 42 people in the last year and a half,” said CEO Alicia Chapman ...

Schwabe, Williamson & Wyatt | November 2022
Oregon, USA

Schwabe, Williamson & Wyatt P.C. is proud to announce that six of its Industry Groups received national or regional top-tier rankings in the U.S. News & World Report’s Best Law Firms list for 2023. Schwabe was recognized as a national Tier 1 firm for Natural Resources Law and Timber Law, a prominent area of the firm’s Natural Resources Industry Group ...

Schwabe, Williamson & Wyatt | September 2022
Oregon, USA

In a blockbuster deal A to Z, one of Oregon’s biggest wineries, sold to Ste. Michelle Wine Estates, the Woodinville, Washington-based industry giant. A to Z, along with its Rex Hill brand, joins Erath Winery in Ste. Michelle’s Oregon stable, which will be led by A to Z chief executive Amy Prosenjak as president of Oregon Brands. A to Z was founded 20 years ago by Tannahill, Cheryl Francis, Deb Hatcher and Bill Hatcher, all Oregon wine veterans ...

Schwabe, Williamson & Wyatt | August 2022
Oregon, USA

Share your insights Schwabe and The Business Journals created a survey aimed at better understanding  the current and future state of the healthcare industry in the Pacific Northwest. The results will provide us with insights, such as industry trends and growth opportunities ...

Schwabe, Williamson & Wyatt | July 2022
Oregon, USA

We are excited to share that the 2022 Super Lawyers list has honored 9 of Schwabe's Washington-based attorneys, 2 Alaska-based attorneys, and 14 Oregon-based attorneys. Super Lawyers recognizes outstanding attorneys who have attained a high degree of peer recognition. No more than five percent of attorneys in Oregon are named to the Super Lawyers list. The Rising Stars list includes top-up-and-coming attorneys who must be 40 years or younger or in practice for 10 years or less. Just 2 ...

Schwabe, Williamson & Wyatt | July 2022
Oregon, USA

We are excited to share that the 2022 Super Lawyers list has honored 9 of Schwabe's Washington-based attorneys and 14 Oregon-based attorneys. Super Lawyers recognizes outstanding attorneys who have attained a high degree of peer recognition. No more than five percent of attorneys in Oregon are named to the Super Lawyers list. The Rising Stars list includes top-up-and-coming attorneys who must be 40 years or younger or in practice for 10 years or less. Just 2 ...

Schwabe, Williamson & Wyatt | July 2022
Oregon, USA

Schwabe, Williamson & Wyatt, P.C. is pleased to share that the firm and two of our attorneys were selected in the 2022 Chambers High Net Worth Guide. This guide is used often by family offices and professional advisers of wealthy individuals, providing objective guidance on an international scale, and spotlights the international private wealth market ...

Schwabe, Williamson & Wyatt | June 2022
Oregon, USA

June 2, 2022 – Today, Schwabe, Williamson & Wyatt P.C., a leading Pacific Northwest law firm, announced that nine of the firm’s practice areas and 24 of its lawyers have been recognized for excellence by Chambers & Partners in its 2022 rankings ...

Schwabe, Williamson & Wyatt | May 2022
Oregon, USA

June 2, 2022 – Today, Schwabe, Williamson & Wyatt P.C., a leading Pacific Northwest law firm, announced that nine of the firm’s practice areas and 24 of its lawyers have been recognized for excellence by Chambers & Partners in its 2022 rankings ...

Schwabe, Williamson & Wyatt | March 2022
Oregon, USA

June 2, 2022 – Today, Schwabe, Williamson & Wyatt P.C., a leading Pacific Northwest law firm, announced that nine of the firm’s practice areas and 24 of its lawyers have been recognized for excellence by Chambers & Partners in its 2022 rankings ...

Schwabe, Williamson & Wyatt | March 2022
Oregon, USA

PORTLAND, OR; Seattle, WA (March 30, 2022) – Schwabe, Williamson & Wyatt, P.C. is excited to announce our new talent to serve the Natural Resources industry. With Tim Nicholson, Ben Fetherston, and Mike Mahoney, we have added to our transactional, business, and litigation services. "Tim, Ben, and Mike have intimate experience with the challenges in our Natural Resources clients’ industries,” Schwabe’s Natural Resources Industry Group Leader Ryen Godwin said ...

Schwabe, Williamson & Wyatt | December 2021
Oregon, USA

Vancouver Business Journal highlighted Schwabe Shareholder Matthew Bisturis in its “Movers & Shakers” section for his recent appointment to a full seat on the board of directors for Identity Clark County (ICC). The business leaders group serves a vital role assembling and focusing corporate leadership in a shared community agenda ...

Schwabe, Williamson & Wyatt | December 2021
Oregon, USA

Vancouver Business Journal highlighted Schwabe Shareholder Matthew Bisturis in its “Movers & Shakers” section for his recent appointment to a full seat on the board of directors for Identity Clark County (ICC). The business leaders group serves a vital role assembling and focusing corporate leadership in a shared community agenda ...

Schwabe, Williamson & Wyatt | December 2021
Oregon, USA

Schwabe was ranked #2 in Portland Business Journal’s list of Oregon’s Most Admired Companies of 2021 in the Law & Accounting category. This is great example of Schwabe’s leadership in the industry and is a wonderful result in the list of 43 companies. To generate the rankings for Oregon’s Most Admired Companies, the Portland Business Journal sent surveys to 3,700 CEOs or top executives in Oregon and Southwest Washington ...

Schwabe, Williamson & Wyatt | November 2021
Oregon, USA

Schwabe was ranked #2 in Portland Business Journal’s list of Oregon’s Most Admired Companies of 2021 in the Law & Accounting category. This is great example of Schwabe’s leadership in the industry and is a wonderful result in the list of 43 companies. To generate the rankings for Oregon’s Most Admired Companies, the Portland Business Journal sent surveys to 3,700 CEOs or top executives in Oregon and Southwest Washington ...

Schwabe, Williamson & Wyatt | November 2021
Oregon, USA

We are honored to report that US News recognized Schwabe as Best Law Firm 2022 in four national rankings and 46 regional rankings, including Law Firm of the Year for Timber Law!  NATIONAL RANKINGS Tier 1 in Natural Resources Law Tier 1 in Timber Law  Tier 2 in Litigation - Environmental Tier 2 in Native American Law REGIONAL RANKINGS Alaska Tier 1 in Commercial Litigation Tier 3 in Employment Law - Management Tier 3 in  View More

Schwabe, Williamson & Wyatt | November 2021
Oregon, USA

Schwabe is proud to announce that six of its industry groups received national or regional top-tier rankings in Best Lawyers and U.S. News & World Report’s Best Law Firms list for 2022. Schwabe's Timber Law group was named Law Firm of the Year, the ‎highest honor awarded by the peer review report.  In addition, Schwabe was recognized as a national Tier 1 firm for Natural Resources Law and Timber Law, a prominent area of the firm’s Natural Resources industry focus ...

Schwabe, Williamson & Wyatt | November 2021
Oregon, USA

Schwabe, Williamson & Wyatt, P.C., Oregon’s largest litigation firm, is proud to announce that Anne Talcott, Shareholder and firm Healthcare and Life Sciences Industry Group Leader, has been elected as Second Vice President of DRI (the Defense Research Institute). DRI is the leading international organization of civil defense attorneys and in-house counsel defending the interests of businesses across all industry groups in civil litigation ...

Schwabe, Williamson & Wyatt | October 2021
Oregon, USA

Schwabe provides law counsel to real estate, construction, and retail businesses as well as tribal entities to help them achieve self-governance and meet economic development goals while protecting tribal lands. Sarah Roubidoux Lawson, Of Counsel at Schwabe, assisted with the land lease between Puyallup Tribe, Panattoni Development, and Amazon for the new 520,000 square-foot sorting center and warehouse at Fife ...

Schwabe, Williamson & Wyatt | October 2021
Oregon, USA

Schwabe provides law counsel to real estate, construction, and retail businesses as well as tribal entities to help them achieve self-governance and meet economic development goals while protecting tribal lands. Sarah Roubidoux Lawson, Of Counsel at Schwabe, assisted with the land lease between Puyallup Tribe, Panattoni Development, and Amazon for the new 520,000 square-foot sorting center and warehouse at Fife ...

Schwabe, Williamson & Wyatt | September 2021
Oregon, USA

SAN FRANCISCO (September 14, 2021) – Diversity Lab announced today that 118 leading law firms have achieved Mansfield Rule 4.0 Certification. The certified firms have completed a rigorous 12-month collaboration with Diversity Lab with built-in measurement, transparency and accountability. Through their participation, they have demonstrated an unwavering commitment to diversity, equity and inclusion and are making meaningful progress on diversifying law firm leadership ...

Schwabe, Williamson & Wyatt | August 2021
Oregon, USA

Schwabe, Williamson & Wyatt, P.C., is thrilled to share that on August 10, 2021, Schwabe Shareholder Allison Krashan was elected President of the organization Washington Defense Trial Lawyers for a one-year term. Washington Defense Trial Lawyers (WDTL) has the mission to “promote the highest professional and ethical standards for Washington civil defense attorneys and to serve our members through education, recognition, collegiality, professional development, and advocacy ...

Schwabe, Williamson & Wyatt | August 2021
Oregon, USA

PORTLAND, Ore. – Aug. 19, 2021 – Today, Schwabe, Williamson & Wyatt P.C. announced that 37 of the firm’s attorneys have been named to the 2022 Best Lawyers in America list, and 14 have been designated as 2022 Best Lawyers: Ones to Watch. For more than 30 years, Best Lawyers has utilized a peer review process to identify top attorneys for its guide ...