Profile submitted by Sarah J Ryan
Principal, Portland, Oregon. Defense of employment claims, including harassment, discrimination, retaliation, wrongful termination, and wage and hour. Advice to employers to identify creative solutions to personnel issues that will reduce risk.
D.C.(inactive), Massachusetts (inactive), Oregon, Washington Bar Associations; Federal Bar Association.
Defending employers for 30+ years.
Chapters, Inside the Minds: Dealing with Employee Lawsuits (Thomson West, 2005) and Federal Civil Litigation in Oregon Manual (Oregon State Bar).
University of Oregon (J.D., 1982); University of Nebraska (cum laude); past General Counsel, Portland Human Resource Management Association; past Chair HR Committee, Technology Association of Oregon.