Monday, December 20, 2010
The latest news from Oregon and SW Washington's Family Law Experts is here! Articles range from our 2010 Super Lawyers and Albert Menashe's Oregon State Bar's Edwin J. Peterson Professionalism Award. We also cover Zach Fruchtengarten's article on Spousal Support/Maintenance in Marital Dissolution (OR vs. WA) and our holiday support of our community. You can view our newsletter HERE.
Friday, December 3, 2010
OSB President Kathleen Evans said of Albert, “Mr. Menashe is one of those lawyers we can all point to as the model for how to run a thriving law practice with integrity and honesty, and an eye toward earning the respect of all parties, including clients, colleagues, opposing counsel and the courts.”
We all congratulate Albert on this great award! You can find more information on the Oregon State Bar website HERE.
Monday, November 15, 2010
It's one thing to boast of your talents; it's quite another to be recognized by your peers for them. SuperLawyers is a very respected, third-party attorney directory that bestows the "SuperLawyer" title to attorneys who are nominated by their peers. We are very proud to announce our SuperLawers for 2010:
Top 10 Oregon Attorney honor: Albert A. Menashe.
Top 50 Oregon Attorney honor: Eric C. Larson
Top 25 Oregon Women Attorney honor: Ruth E. Pekelder, Kathryn L. Villa-Smith
Oregon SuperLawyer honor was also given to Shareholders: Andrea J. Anderly, Saville W. Easley, Julia M. Hagan, and William J. Howe III.
Oregon SuperLawyer Rising Star honor was given to Associates: Dylan M. Cernitz, Zach J. Fruchtengarten, Shawn N. Menashe, Sharnel K. Mesirow, and Alex P. Sutton.
Congratulations on this high honor!
Friday, October 29, 2010
Our Fall 2010 Issue of the Family Law Update "Leafs" an impression during this cool Fall! Look for articles regarding: The announcement of our new Vancouver, WA office. 'Back to School' and child support, Gevurtz Menashe being recognized nationally by U.S. News and World Report, and other articles. You can view a copy HERE.
Thursday, October 7, 2010
Monday, September 27, 2010
Monday, September 13, 2010
Bestlawyers.com, a recognized online attorney directory, has again made their choices for 2011. Seven of our attorneys are highlighted as "Best Lawyers": Albert Menashe, Eric Larson, William Howe, Julia Hagan, Andrea Anderly, Ruth Pekelder, and Zach Fruchtengarten . This honor, chosen by outsiders to the firm, affirms the community recognition of our talented attorneys! Well done!
Friday, August 27, 2010
Wednesday, August 25, 2010
The latest issue of 'Goodness Magazine' features a very nice article about our very own Albert Menashe and Shawn Menashe. The article offers insight on the Menashe family history, working together in a law firm as father and son, nuances of family law, and life in Portland. Goodness Magazine can be found in magazine kiosks all over the city, or on their website, www.goodnessportland.com.
Friday, August 6, 2010
Thursday, July 1, 2010
Tuesday, June 29, 2010
You can learn more about the attorney/cyclist Dylan, HERE.
Friday, May 28, 2010
Gevurtz Menashe is excited to continue our enthusiastic support of the St. Andrew Legal Clinic's 'Race for Justice'. We are believers and supporters of giving back to the community we serve. We are a family law, divorce firm that understands the need for justice for everyone. Join with us to support those with less means, but no less need for justice. Click HERE.
Monday, May 17, 2010
We here at Gevurtz Menashe are excited to welcome Associate Susan Hiler as the newest member of our team! Hiler is admitted to practice law in both Oregon and Idaho. She received a Bachelor of Science degree in Communications from Linfield College, and a Juris Doctorate from Willamette University School of Law. Her practice will focus on divorce, custody,and support. Welcome Susan!! Read more about Susan HERE.
Tuesday, April 27, 2010
Tuesday, April 20, 2010
Thursday, March 25, 2010
Monday, March 15, 2010
Friday, March 12, 2010
Tuesday, February 23, 2010
Click HERE to listen to the KXL AM750 interview with Albert Menashe.
Click HERE to listen to the 1190KEX interview with Bill Howe.
Our keen-eyed bowlers included: Shareholder Ruth Pekelder (a.k.a. DeadPin), Associate Dylan Cernitz (a.k.a. LaneMaster), Associate Kelly Evans (a.k.a. QuickRelease) , and Associate Paige De Muniz (a.k.a. Pinfall Master). Also falling pins were Legal Assistants April (a.k.a Ten Up, Ten Down) and Nakia (a.k.a Striker). Great event and even better cause... well done bowlers!!
Thursday, February 11, 2010
Monday, February 1, 2010
award the 2010 Paul J. De Muniz Professionalism Award to Kathryn Villa-Smith, a shareholder at Gevurtz Menashe specializing in family law, in
recognition of her significant contributions to Oregon's Latino
Community. Daniel Santos, Senior Policy Advisor to Governor Kulongoski
and OHBA's 2009 honoree, will present the award at the Fourth Annual
Award Dinner on February 26, 2010 at the Hilton Hotel in Portland,
Oregon. Our featured speaker at the event will be Joaquin Avila, Seattle
University's School of Law's Distinguished Practitioner in Residence and
Director of the National Voting Rights Advocacy Initiative. Mr. Avila is a
nationally recognized expert on Latino voting rights.
Latinos in Oregon's legal community. OHBA seeks to encourage Latinos to
become attorneys, retain Latino legal professionals, raise awareness of
Latino legal issues, and support Latino law students and legal
professionals. Learn more about the OHBA at our website,
Photo below: Kathryn's Gevurtz Menashe 'cheering section', (from left to right) Shareholder Saville Easley, Shareholder Ruth Pekelder, Associate Steve Brown, Brenna Tanzosh's hubby, Associate Brenna Tanzosh, and Associate Paige De Muniz.
Thursday, January 28, 2010
When the economy struggles, families are challenged- especially those going through a family law matter. At Gevurtz Menashe, we are uniquely positioned as a group of attorneys and staff, with a wide spectrum of experience and backgrounds to be ready to serve individuals at many socio-economic levels. As a result, every client benefits from our combined years of legal expertise.
Good times or bad, we continue to be 100% committed to provide the highest quality legal representation to ALL clients.