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3400 U.S. Bancorp Tower
111 S.W. Fifth Avenue
Portland, OR 97204
T: 503.205.2340

Justin C. Sawyer


Justin C. Sawyer is a partner and the co-team leader of the litigation department at Miller Nash Graham & Dunn. He advises and represents businesses, schools, public entities, and individuals in connection with a wide range of disputes, including breach-of-contract and tort litigation, corporate governance and shareholder disputes, trade secrets litigation, and claims involving traumatic brain injuries.

Representative Experience

Obtained seven figure recovery on behalf of a shareholder asserting minority oppression and multiple breaches of fiduciary duty.
Obtained $1.4 million arbitration award and permanent injunction based on claims for corporate raiding, breach of fiduciary duty, aiding and abetting breach of fiduciary duty, and breach of contract.
Successfully defended against $23 million personal injury claim alleging traumatic brain injury arising from snowboarding accident.
Successful defense of multiple defendants in a $5.4 million securities arbitration arising from investments in tenant-in-common interests.
Defended brokerage firm against $1.5 million raiding claim. After one week of arbitration, claimant rested and the panel granted brokerage firm’s motions dismissing all claims.