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"Lane Powell is incredibly proud of the strides the firm has taken in recent years. The firm's first woman President, Barbara Duffy, assumed the role in June 2019. One of her first acts was to launch a formal Women's Initiative with four women shareholders to lead the effort. The firm also hired a new full-time Director of Professional Development and Diversity in September 2019. She provides strategic direction to ensure the firm remains dedicated to advancing diversity, equity, and inclusion within our firm and in the legal industry as a..."

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Lane Powell

P.O. Box 91302
Seattle, WA 98111-9402
Phone: (206) 223-7000

Firm Stats

President: Barbara J. Duffy
Vice President: Thomas W. Sondag
Total No. Attorneys 2020:
150 - 250

Base Salary

1st year: $150,000
Summer Associate: $2,900/week Portland
1st year: $125,000
Summer Associate: $2,400/week

Employment Contact

Len Roden
Manager of Attorney Recruiting
(206) 223-6123

No. of U.S. Offices: 3

No. of International Offices: 0

Major Office Locations

Anchorage, AK
Portland, OR
Seattle, WA (HQ)

Major Departments

Financial Institutions
Creditors' Rights
Intellectual Property and Technology
International Business
Labor and Employment
Commercial Litigation
Real Estate/Land Use
Trusts and Estates