Miller Nash Graham & Dunn attorney Iván Resendiz Gutierrez was recently elected to serve a three-year term on the Board of Directors Legal Aid Services of Oregon (LASO) and the Oregon Law Center (OLC). LASO is a statewide non-profit organization that gives free legal help to low-income and elderly clients in matters relating to their physical safety, access to food and shelter, and other critical legal needs. The OLC is a nonprofit organization that provides free legal assistance to low-income Oregonians covering a range of matters including discrimination, Social Security, health care, housing, domestic violence, consumer problems, or employment issues.
“Iván will have a lot to contribute, he’s incredibly hardworking for clients and the community,” said Kieran Curley, managing partner of Miller Nash Graham & Dunn. “We are proud to support LASO and the OLC, both organizations are integral to our communities and serve the legal needs of our most vulnerable populations.”
About Iván Resendiz Gutierrez
Resendiz Gutierrez represents local and national clients on a variety of complex civil matters, including appeals, corporate governance and shareholder disputes, employment & labor litigation, ERISA litigation, and securities litigation. Before joining Miller Nash Graham & Dunn, Resendiz Gutierrez served as a judicial clerk for the Honorable Lynn R. Nakamoto at the Oregon Supreme Court and the Oregon Court of Appeals. Resendiz Gutierrez is a proud “Double Duck”; he earned his bachelor’s degree at the University of Oregon before receiving his law degree from the University of Oregon School of Law. Resendiz Gutierrez is currently the president of the Oregon Hispanic Bar Association, a member on the Board of Directors of the Oregon Minority Lawyers Association and the executive committee of the Oregon State Bar Appellate Practice Section, and is a mentor at Willamette University College of Law.