Monthly Archives: September 2011

Preg O'Donnell & Gillett Lawyer Shannon McMinimee Appointed as General Counsel for Tacoma School District

POG is proud to announce that Shannon McMinimee, an associate in our School Law Practice Group, has been appointed as General Counsel for the Tacoma School District. Preg O’Donnell & Gillett congratulates Shannon on her achievement and wishes her success in this endeavor.

September 9th, 2011|News|

Curtis Leonard, Formerly In-House School District Attorney, Joins Preg O'Donnell & Gillett's School Law Group

POG is honored to announce that Curtis Leonard has joined Preg O’Donnell & Gillett’s School Law Practice Group. Curtis has spent the last five years as In-house Counsel, Director of Legal Affairs, and, Director of Human Resources for the Auburn School District. Prior to that time, he worked in Washington, D.C. handling […]

September 9th, 2011|News|

Preg O'Donnell & Gillett Partners Mark O'Donnell & Emma Gillespie Prevail on Hard-Fought Employment Law Claim

POG Founding Member Mark O’Donnell and Member Emma Gillespie returned the firm’s fourth defense victory in an employment case in King County, WA in July. The Plaintiff, a school district employee, claimed defamation against a co-worker and retaliation against the employer. The Plaintiff claimed that disciplinary action by the District retaliated against […]

September 9th, 2011|News|

Preg O'Donnell & Gillett Associate, Greg Fry of Portland Office Successful in Clark County Personal Injury Case

Greg Fry of POG’s Portland office returned the firm’s fifth successful defense result in a premises liability slip and fall case in Clark County, WA. Greg represented a hotel operator who was being sued by a guest who fell on the hotel’s premises.

Plaintiff demanded $645,000 prior to trial. A counter-offer of $25,000 […]

September 9th, 2011|News|

Megan M. Coluccio Joins Firm August 29, 2011

Accepting a promotion from Law Clerk following graduation from Seattle University School of Law, Megan M. Coluccio joined Preg O’Donnell & Gillett on August 29, 2011 as an associate. Megan graduated cum laude and served as a Research and Technical Editor for the Seattle University Law Review. Her attorney profile can be found here: […]

September 6th, 2011|News|