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20 Bullivant Houser Bailey Attorneys Selected to Best Lawyers 2021

Thursday, August 20, 2020
Contact: Irina Belova
Director of Marketing & Business Development, 503.499.4481


Bullivant Houser Bailey PC is pleased to announce that 20 of its attorneys were listed in The Best Lawyers in America© 2021. 

Best Lawyers® compiles its lists of outstanding attorneys by conducting peer-review surveys in which thousands of leading lawyers confidentially evaluate their professional peers. The current edition of The Best Lawyers in America© 2021 is based on more than 5.5 million detailed evaluations of lawyers by other lawyers.

The following attorneys were listed for 2021:

WASHINGTON

E. Penn Gheen III
Medical Malpractice Law – Defendants
Product Liability Litigation – Defendants (Seattle, Washington "Lawyer of the Year")

Matthew J. Sekits 
Insurance Law

OREGON

Robert E. Barton 
Commercial Litigation
Personal Injury Litigation - Defendants
Personal Injury Litigation - Plaintiffs

John A.Bennett 
Commercial Litigation
Insurance Law 

Lloyd Bernstein
Commercial Litigation
Insurance Law
Litigation - Insurance

Laura C.Caldera
Commercial Litigation
Litigation – Intellectual Property

Ronald J. Clark
Commercial Litigation
Insurance Law
Litigation – Insurance 
Product Liability Litigation – Defendants 

Leta E. Gorman
Product Liability Litigation - Defendants

Douglas G. Houser
Commercial Litigation
Insurance Law
Arbitration

Thomas L. Hutchinson
Commercial Litigation

Stuart D. Jones
Commercial Litigation
Insurance Law

John M. Kreutzer
Employment Law - Individuals
Employment Law - Management
Insurance Law

R.Daniel Lindahl
Appellate Practice

Jeanne F. Loftis
Commercial Litigation
Mass Tort Litigation/Class Actions – Defendants 
Product Liability Litigation – Defendants

John R. Osburn
Eminent Domain & Condemnation Law (Portland, Oregon "Lawyer of the Year")
Government Relations Practice

Loren D. Podwill
Commercial Litigation
Government Relations Practice
Litigation – Banking & Finance 
Litigation – Construction

Michael M. Ratoza
Copyright Law
Litigation – Intellectual Property
Trademark Law

Robert Spajic
Personal Injury Litigation - Defendants
Product Liability Litigation - Defendants 

CALIFORNIA

Andrew B. Downs
Commercial Litigation
Insurance Law

Marilyn Raia
Admiralty & Maritime Law 

About Bullivant Houser Bailey PC 
Bullivant Houser Bailey PC represents clients nationwide who rely upon our success as trial lawyers, our practical business advice, and our expertise in insurance coverage. While we practice out of offices in the western U.S., our reputation is respected nationally, where we have managed client needs across many jurisdictions. Our clients tell us that our legal talents are matched by the service we provide them.

About Best Lawyers
Since it was first published in 1983, Best Lawyers®  has become universally regarded as the definitive guide to legal excellence. Best Lawyers is based on an exhaustive peer-review survey. Over 52,000 leading attorneys cast more than 5.5 million votes on the legal abilities of other lawyers in their practice areas. Lawyers are not required or allowed to pay a fee to be listed; therefore inclusion in Best Lawyers is considered a singular honor. Corporate Counsel magazine has called Best Lawyers" the most respected referral list of attorneys in practice."