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Ten Bullard Law Attorneys Listed in 2017 Best Lawyers in America©

August 15, 2016

Portland, OR – Bullard Law attorneys continue to be recognized by Best Lawyers® for the 2017 Best Lawyers in America© listing. Of the ten Bullard Law attorneys listed, Victoria L. Macpherson has been named the Best Lawyers 2017 Employee Benefits (ERISA) Law “Lawyer of the Year” in Portland, OR.
Only one lawyer in each practice area for a particular geographical region is named “Lawyer of the Year,” which makes this award a distinguishable honor. Receiving this accolade expresses the amount of respect a lawyer has amongst their peers regarding their abilities, professionalism and integrity. Tory was also named Best Lawyers “Lawyer of the Year” in Portland for Employee Benefits (ERISA) Law in 2013, in addition to Bullard Law attorney Thomas I. Kramer who received the distinguished award in 2011 and 2016.
First published in 1983, Best Lawyers is regarded as the definitive guide to legal excellence. Each year, attorneys are nominated by anyone but themselves for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America listing. Primary sources for the nominations include clients, fellow lawyers and marketing teams. Once nominations are collected, ballots are generated and distributed to listed lawyers who vote. Voters vote on a numerical scale regarding how likely they would be to refer a case to the nominated lawyer if they weren’t able to take the case themselves. Lastly, the Best Lawyers editorial staff review the votes.
Ten Bullard Law attorneys from four different practice areas are listed in The Best Lawyers in America for 2017. They include:
C. Akin Blitz – Labor Law (Management)
David J. Riewald – Employment Law (Management) and Litigation (Labor and Employment)
Francis T. Barnwell – Employment Law (Management) and Litigation (Labor and Employment)
Jacqueline M. Damm – Employment Law (Management) and Labor Law (Management)
Kathryn M. Hindman – Employment Law (Management) and Litigation (Labor and Employment)
Maryann Yelnosky – Employment Law (Management)
Mitchell J. Cogen – Litigation (Labor and Employment)
Richard J. Alli, Jr. – Employment Law (Management) and Labor Law (Management)
Thomas I. Kramer – Employee Benefits (ERISA) Law
Victoria L. Macpherson – Employee Benefits (ERISA) Law
About Bullard Law. Bullard Law partners with employers in Oregon, Washington, California, Idaho and other states. The firm provides services in traditional labor law, public sector labor and employment law, employment litigation and class actions, employee benefits, personnel policies and practices and employment and non-competition agreements. Bullard Law helps clients be proactive, offering extensive training programs in all areas of labor, employment and benefits.  Contact Coni Crone at 503-248-1134 or for further information.