Background & Law Practice

Elizabeth’s practice is focused on representing financial institutions and businesses in real estate and finance transactions and commercial loan documentation. She represents clients in a variety of real estate matters including acquisition, construction and permanent loans, leasing and lending issues.

Elizabeth’s broad range of legal experience includes having assisted clients in an array of civil litigation matters ranging from insurance coverage, to professional liability defense, to breach of contract, and to litigation arising out of real estate related matters, as well as drafting and negotiating technology transactions including SaaS contracts and data privacy agreements. In addition, Elizabeth served as an in-house attorney at a financial technology company and understands the importance to businesses and banks of high quality and solution-driven legal services. Elizabeth’s focus is always on providing thoughtful, efficient, and practical legal analysis.

Representative Matters

  • Loan Documentation
  • Real Estate and Financial Transactions

Community Involvement & Personal

Elizabeth is a member of the Oregon Women Lawyers and has previously volunteered on the OWLS Leadership Committee.  She is also a member of the Multnomah Bar Association and the Real Estate and Land Use Section of the Oregon State Bar.  When not practicing law, Elizabeth loves to spend time outdoors hiking, running, and snowboarding.  Elizabeth loves to share in these activities with her husband, two sons, and energetic husky/cattle dog Callie.

Practice Groups

Education

Willamette University College of Law, Juris Doctor, 2007
Colgate University (B.A. with honors), 2001

Admissions

Oregon State Bar
Washington State Bar Association
District Court of Oregon
Western District of Washington
Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals

Professional Associations

Oregon Women Lawyers, Member
Oregon State Bar – Real Estate/Land Use Section, Member
Washington State Bar, Member
Multnomah Bar Association, Member

Awards

Super Lawyers Rising Star