All Representative Cases
Represented real estate brokerage in defending a False Claims Act suit brought by an purported whistleblower. Obtained dismissal of the claim on the basis that the court lacked subject matter jurisdiction because plaintiffs were not the original source of the information on which the claim was based.
Building and managing a portfolio on additive deposition systems using robotic deposition heads to build parts for larger systems.
Building and managing a portfolio on co-extrusion materials and systems that extrude multiple materials from one extrusion head.
Contributing to a large existing portfolio on inkjet controllers and waveforms.
Land Use Permitting. Obtained conditional use, design review, partition, property-line adjustment, variance, and other land use approvals to meet client goals for development projects and expanded use of land.
Local and Administrative Land Use Appeals. Represented public and private parties in appeals before local hearings officers, elected officials, and the Land Use Board of Appeals (LUBA).
Governmental Takings. Represented client in claims against governmental entities for de facto taking of private property, including injuries to land as a result of public works projects.
Breach of Fiduciary Duties. Assisted small manufacturing company in obtaining a multimillion-dollar recovery against large transnational corporation arising out of claims that the transnational corporation breached fiduciary duties owed to its implied joint-venture partner.
Court Sanctions on Adverse Party. Obtained rare terminating sanction against opposing-party plaintiff for violation of discovery rules. Opposing party was also ordered to pay substantial portion of client’s fees.