Attorney Tim Crawley Joins Portland Office of Preg, O’Donnell & Gillett

Preg, O’Donnell & Gillett is pleased to welcome Mr. Tim Crawley to the Portland office as an Associate. Mr. Crawley hails from Cottage Grove, Oregon and attended Williams College in Williamstown, Massachusetts. He graduated from the University of California, Hastings College of Law in 2011, and following his graduation clerked for a year with […]

January 25th, 2017|News|

Member Lori O’Tool Elected President of Washington Defense Trial Lawyers

Preg, O’Donnell & Gillett is proud to announce that Member Lori O’Tool has been elected to serve as President-Elect of the Washington Defense Trial Lawyers Association in July of 2016. Ms. O’Tool has been on WDTL’s Board of Trustees since 2010 and actively involved in committee work for several years prior to joining the […]

December 29th, 2016|News|

Portland Attorney Anna Raman to Participate in OLIO Career Panel

Preg, O’Donnell & Gillett Portland attorney Anna Raman will participate in the Opportunities for Law in Oregon (OLIO) Employment Retreat Career Presentations Panel on January 21, 2017. This panel will discuss various issues relative to potential careers with a Juris Doctor degree, including alternative career paths to practicing law.

OLIO is an Oregon State Bar […]

December 16th, 2016|News|

Associate Jinju Park to Speak on Special Education Records

Preg, O’Donnell & Gillett associate Jinju Park will speak at a seminar entitled “Special Education Law from A to Z” on December 8th in Seattle and again in May 2017 in Olympia. Ms. Park’s presentation will focus on how to handle difficult situations relating to Special Education Records, including identifying what is and isn’t […]

November 17th, 2016|News|

POG Attorneys Lori O’Tool and Debra Dickerson Obtain Summary Judgment for Landlord in Wrongful Death Case

On November 4, 2016 King County Superior Court Judge Veronica Galvan granted Summary Judgment in favor of a Landlord in a wrongful death claim filed by the estates of two Plaintiffs for fatal shootings that occurred in the parking lot of a strip mall in Auburn, Washington in 2013.  The Plaintiffs’ claim was the […]

November 7th, 2016|News|

Justin Bolster to Speak at Advanced Civil Litigation Skills Seminar

Preg O’Donnell & Gillett attorney Justin E. Bolster has been asked by the National Business Institute to present at their “Advanced Civil Litigation Skills in Washington” seminar on Friday, November 18, 2016. He will present on two topics: “Identifying and Overcoming Juror Bias” and “Introducing Complex Case Themes During Opening Statements.” Justin will be […]

October 17th, 2016|News|
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POG Lawyers Receive Two Defense Verdicts on Same Day

On September 2, 2016, two juries in different venues returned defense verdicts to POG clients.  In the first, Seattle Founding Member Eric Gillett and Portland Member Alex Wylie joined efforts to defend Waste Management and its driver in a personal injury case in Multnomah County Circuit Court, in Portland, Oregon. The plaintiff alleged that […]

September 7th, 2016|News|

William T. Cornell Joins Preg, O’Donnell & Gillett as Of Counsel Attorney

Effective July 25, 2016, Mr. William T. Cornell will join Preg, O’Donnell & Gillett as an Of Counsel attorney. Mr. Cornell will bring an extensive and varied experience to the firm, exemplifying the high level of service, excellence and integrity that Preg, O’Donnell & Gillett provides to its clients.

Mr. Cornell received his Juris Doctor […]

July 9th, 2016|News, Uncategorized|

Member Bennett Hansen promotes Preg, O’Donnell & Gillett firm values through community service

Following our firm’s compass point values of Service and Integrity, Preg, O’Donnell & Gillett Member Bennett Hansen represented a single mother with two daughters to assist her in seeking justice for a domestic violence matter.  Bennett chooses to focus his pro bono time to address the needs of persons often priced out of the […]

June 14th, 2016|News|
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Lori O’Tool and David Chawes Secure Dismissal of Their Product Manufacturer Client

Preg, O’Donnell & Gillett Member Lori O’Tool and Of Counsel attorney David Chawes achieved dismissal of Washington Product Liability Act claims against their client, a large construction equipment manufacturer. Plaintiffs had alleged severe injury from one of the client’s allegedly defective products in a complex multi-party lawsuit in Pierce County. A Motion for Summary […]

March 24th, 2016|News|