Denver University (Bachelor of Science in Business Administration, summa cum laude, 1976). University of Oregon (Juris Doctor, 1979). Beta Gamma Sigma. Recipient, Alanzo P. May Economics Award.
Worked at Foss, Whitty, Littlefield & McDaniel, Limited Liability Partnership (Coos Bay, Oregon) specializing in General Civil and Trial Practice in all State and Federal Courts. Business, Corporation and Commercial Law, Estate Planning, Probate and Taxation Law, Real Property, Timber, Creditor"s Rights, Personal Injury Law, Family Law. Admitted to the bar, 1979, Oregon.
Beta Gamma Sigma.
Recipient, Alonzo P. May Economics Award. Member: Coos County and American Bar Associations. Oregon State Bar.
The firm is one of Oregon"s oldest, dating back to 1881 when the firm"s founder, J.W. Bennett, was admitted to the Barometer
Firm leaders after J.W. Bennett"s death in 1916 included his son, T.T. Bennett and grandson, Joseph McKeown, who led the firm until his death in 1974.
The firm"s Southwestern Oregon practice includes six partners and one associate. Approximately 30% of the firm"s work is in litigation, including commercial, real estate and personal injury cases.
About 25% of the practice involves business, corporate and commercial law. Estate, trust, probate and taxation law comprises another 25%.
Real property and timber law accounts for about 10% of the firm"s work.
Coos-Curry County and American Bar Associations. Oregon State Bar. Estate Planning, Commercial Law. Creditors Rights, Real Property.