Congratulations to Steve Seymour, who was recently elected to the Board of Directors for the Hood River County Chamber of Commerce. Steve plays a key role for the firm’s office in downtown Hood River. Steve is a longtime member of the Columbia Gorge community. As the Former Adjutant for Mosier Post 55 of the American […]
SYK Partner Eric Wieland and Associate Valerie Sasaki are teaching a seminar to Lewis & Clark Law School students this spring. The seminar seeks to apply the knowledge acquired in prerequisite courses (Income Tax I, Estate and Gift Taxation, and Wills & Trusts) in a planning context. Students will analyze and discuss various estate planning […]
In May, SYK partner Victoria Blachly was appointed to the Board of Advisors for VoteERA.org, which seeks to add an Oregon Equal Rights Amendment (ERA) that provides express equality and protects women against sex discrimination. Victoria’s efforts to advance the ERA were recently covered in the Portland Business Journal.
SYK Partner Victoria Blachly recently appeared on OPB’s Think Out Loud radio program to discuss online accounts and other digital assets — and what happens to these online legacies after we die. Even though conventional, off-line assets are handled through relatively straightforward channels such as wills and trusts, determining what happens to digital assets has […]
We’re pleased to announce that firm partner Victoria Blachly has been appointed to the Allied Professionals Council at Legacy Health. The Allied Professionals Council provides support, advice and counsel to the planned giving program for The Office of Philanthropy at Legacy Health. The foundations served include Emanuel Medical Center Foundation, Good Samaritan Foundation, Meridian Park […]
We are pleased to announce that three of the firm’s partners, Stephen Kantor, Victoria Blachly, and Jeff Cheyne, have been selected to the 2014 Oregon Super Lawyers list. Each year, no more than five percent of the lawyers in the state are selected by the research team at Super Lawyers to receive this honor. Attorneys […]
SYK partner Victoria Blachly has been appointed to the Board of Advisors for VoteERA.org, which is a bi-partisan effort to obtain an Oregon Equal Rights Amendment (ERA) that provides express equality and protects women against sex discrimination. VoteERA.org is currently collecting petition signatures and donations to get an amendment on Oregon’s ballot this November. Because […]