Stoel Rives Recognized in 2024 Chambers USA Guide

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85 Attorneys & 31 Practices Ranked

PORTLAND, Ore.—Stoel Rives LLP has been recognized for excellence among U.S. law firms in the 2024 Chambers USA Guide, with 85 attorneys and 31 practices ranked nationally and in five states.

24 attorneys and 16 practice teams were designated Band 1, Chambers’ highest ranking. These represent a wide range of legal categories in which Stoel is a recognized leader in its markets: Bankruptcy/Restructuring, Construction, Corporate/Commercial, Corporate/M&A, Employee Benefits & Executive Compensation, Energy & Natural Resources, Environment, Labor & Employment, Litigation: General Commercial, Natural Resources & Environment, Real Estate, and Real Estate: Zoning/Land Use.

Four of Stoel’s legal practices were recognized as Nationwide leaders—Projects: Renewables & Alternative Energy, Environment, Food & Beverages: Alcohol, and Mining & Metals—with seven attorneys earning Nationwide rankings in these practices. Stoel’s Mining & Metals practice was newly recognized among Nationwide rankings this year.

Chambers USA is an annual ranking of the top attorneys and practices in the United States in nationwide and regional categories complied by independent legal researcher Chambers and Partners. Chambers’ rankings are based on an assessment of a firm’s recent work and in-depth interviews of clients and other attorneys in each respective market.

Here is a list of Stoel Rives attorneys and practices recognized in the 2024 edition of Chambers USA: America’s Leading Lawyers for Business. (Newly ranked attorneys and practices are noted *):

Ranked Attorneys

Bryan Glover (WA)
John Kaplan (WA)

Colm Nelson (WA)
Karl Oles (WA)

Kris Ormseth (ID)

Jason Brauser (OR)
Duff Bryant (WA)
Kevin Burnett (OR)
Andrea Canfield (AK)
Mary Hull (OR)
Steven Hull (OR)
Brent Jones (WA)
John Kauffman (AK)
Brendan O’Scannlain (OR)

Employee Benefits & Executive Compensation
Bethany Bacci (OR)
Christopher Briggs (WA)
Kiran Griffith (WA)
Jeffrey Krueger (OR)

Energy & Natural Resources
Jennifer Martin (OR)
Timothy McMahan (OR) *

Michael Campbell (OR)
Matthew Cohen (WA)
Aaron Courtney (OR)
David Filippi (OR)
Beth Ginsberg (WA)
Laura Kerr (OR)
Kirk Maag (OR)
Merissa Moeller (OR) *
Joan Snyder (OR) – Senior Statesperson
Ryan Steen (WA)
Geoffrey Tichenor (OR)
Thomas Wood (OR)

Food & Beverages: Alcohol
Susan Johnson (Nationwide)
Claire Mitchell (Nationwide) *

Intellectual Property
Kassim Ferris (OR)
Anne Glazer (OR)
Steve Lovett (OR)
Brian Park (WA)
Matthew Wilmot (OR)

Labor & Employment
Brenda Baumgart (OR)
Adam Belzberg (WA)
Todd Hanchett (OR)
Timothy O’Connell (WA)
Karen O’Connor (OR)
Amy Joseph Pedersen (OR) – Senior Statesperson
Laura Rosenbaum (OR) *
James Shore (WA)
Andrea Thompson (OR) *

Litigation: General Commercial
John Casey (OR)
Kevin Cuddy (AK)
Amy Edwards (OR)
David Goodnight (WA)
Nicole Hancock (ID)
Misha Isaak (OR)
Thomas Johnson (OR)
Maren Norton (WA)
Wendy Olson (ID)
Christopher Pooser (ID)
Vanessa Power (WA)
Seth Row (OR)
Jeremy Sacks (OR)
Timothy Snider (OR)
James Torgerson (AK)

Mining & Metals *
Ramona Monroe (Nationwide) *

Natural Resources & Environment
Kevin Beaton (ID)
Tina Grovier (AK)
Jonathan Iversen (AK)
Krista McIntyre (ID)
Ramona Monroe (AK)

Projects: Power & Renewables: Transactional
Brian Nese (Nationwide)

Projects: Renewables & Alternative Energy
Chad Marriott (Nationwide)
Alexandra Mertens (Nationwide)
Brian Nese (Nationwide)
Kevin Pearson (Nationwide)

Real Estate
Adam Coady (WA)
Christopher Criglow (OR)
Joe Delaney (WA)
Quentin Knipe (ID)
Michael Kuntz (WA)
Katherine Mathews (WA)
Joseph McCarthy (WA)
Steven Moore (OR) *
Virginia Pedreira (WA)
Sabina Shapiro (WA)
Andrew Solomon (OR)

Real Estate: Zoning/Land Use
Dana Krawczuk (OR)
Sarah Stauffer Curtiss (OR)

Ranked Practice Teams

Food & Beverage: Alcohol
Mining & Metals
Projects: Renewables & Alternative Energy

Corporate/M&A (Band 1)
Litigation: General Commercial (Band 1)
Natural Resources & Environment (Band 1)


Corporate/Commercial (Band 1)
Labor & Employment (Band 1)
Litigation: General Commercial
Natural Resources & Environment (Band 1)
Real Estate

Corporate/M&A (Band 1)
Employee Benefits & Executive Compensation (Band 1)
Energy & Natural Resources (Band 1)
Environment (Band 1)
Intellectual Property
Labor & Employment (Band 1)
Litigation: General Commercial (Band 1)
Real Estate (Band 1)
Real Estate: Zoning/Land Use (Band 1)

Employee Benefits & Executive Compensation
Environment (Band 1)
Labor & Employment
Litigation: General Commercial
Real Estate (Band 1)

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