12.06.2013 // NEWS
Ball Janik LLP Named One of Oregon’s 2013 Most Admired Companies
Portland, ORE – December 6, 2013. The Portland Business Journal’s ninth annual “Most Admired Companies” list was published, announcing some of “Oregon’s best companies in the state,” according to Craig Wessel, publisher of the Portland Business Journal. Ball Janik LLP was ranked twelfth among 25 firms in the “Professional Services” category, which includes legal, accounting and staffing firms. Ballots...
11.11.2013 // NEWS
PCRI Welcomes Damien Hall to Its Board
On November 11, 2013, Portland Community Reinvestment Initiatives Inc. (PCRI) announced the newest member of its Board of Directors, Damien R. Hall. On joining the PCRI Board of Directors, Mr. Hall said, “I am honored to serve on the PCRI Board and assist the organization in its goals of avoiding community displacement by providing quality...
11.01.2013 // NEWS
Ball Janik LLP Ranked as a 2014 “Best Law Firm” by U.S. News & World Report and Best Lawyers®
Friday, November 01, 2013, Portland, ORE -- Ball Janik LLP has been ranked in the 2014 "Best Law Firms" list by U.S. News & World Report and Best Lawyers® in the following areas: National Awards: Tier 3, Land Use & Zoning Law Metropolitan Awards Tier 1, Portland–OR, Land Use & Zoning Law Tier 1, Portland–OR,...
10.16.2013 // NEWS
Ball Janik LLP Welcomes Damien Hall to Portland Office
Portland, ORE, October 16, 2013 - Ball Janik LLP is pleased to announce Damien R. Hall has joined Ball Janik LLP in the Portland office as an associate practicing with the Land Use and Real Estate groups. Hall has worked for several years representing both property owners and local governments, helping them navigate Oregon’s unique...
08.15.2013 // NEWS
Ball Janik LLP Recognized by Best Lawyers 2014
Portland, OR -- Ball Janik LLP is proud to announce five of its attorneys have been named to the 2014 edition of The Best Lawyers in America®, one of the most respected peer-review publications in the legal profession. Best Lawyers honorees are selected based on an exhaustive peer-review survey in which more than 50,000 leading...
07.10.2013 // NEWS
Ball Janik LLP Attorneys Named 2013 Oregon Super Lawyers
PORTLAND, ORE. -- Ball Janik LLP is pleased to announce that several of its lawyers were selected by their peers for inclusion in the 2013 edition of Oregon Super Lawyers Magazine. Super Lawyers is a rating service of outstanding lawyers from more than 70 practice areas who have attained a high-degree of peer recognition and professional...
05.23.2013 // NEWS
Ball Janik LLP Top Ranked Firm by Chambers USA 2013
Ball Janik LLP is pleased to announce that the firm has been recognized by Chambers USA 2013 as an industry leader in Oregon in two practice areas. London-based Chambers & Partners, publisher of Chambers USA 2013, is a directory of select U.S. lawyers and law firms. Ball Janik LLP was recognized in the areas of Litigation: General Commercial,...
05.01.2013 // NEWS
Construction Law Report, Spring 2013
Recent Washington Cases Could Open the Door to Increased Liability by Wendy J. Paris. It is well established in Washington, that a tort claim for negligent construction is not allowed. A plaintiff is limited to whatever remedies might be available under contract. Whereas, in Oregon, Courts recognize the tort of negligent construction allowing plaintiffs to...
01.30.2013 // NEWS
Oregon Court of Appeals Rules on Statute of Limitations and Ultimate Repose
The Oregon Court of Appeals recently issued a decision in favor of Ball Janik LLP's client, the Sunset Presbyterian Church, that provides guidance on the statute of ultimate repose where an AIA contract is issued.  Read more about the case in the Daily Journal of Commerce's feature article on January 23, 2013.
01.25.2013 // NEWS
Steve Janik and Jack Orchard Selected as 2013 Top Rated Lawyers by Martindale-Hubbell®
Portland, ORE – January 25, 2013 – Ball Janik LLP is pleased to announce Stephen T. Janik and Jack L. Orchard have been selected by Martindale-Hubbell® as “2013 Top Rated Lawyers” in Land Use and Zoning, and will be recognized in the March 2013 issue of The American Lawyer and Corporate Counsel magazine.  Both Janik...