Mike recently served as managing partner of Tonkon Torp and is now an of counsel member of the firm’s Energy and Regulated Industries Practice Group. He has represented traditional and alternative energy companies and has appeared before the Oregon Public Utility Commission, the Washington Utilities and Transportation Commission, and the Bonneville Power Administration.
Mike is an experienced business counsel, representing public and private companies in mergers, acquisitions and financings. He combines his general business experience with his energy experience to represent companies in business transactions in the traditional and alternative energy fields.
He is recognized as a leader in energy law and has been included in The Best Lawyers in America® for the last 16 consecutive years.
Mike has served three terms as the managing partner of Tonkon Torp, most recently for the nine-year period from 2006 to 2015.
Selected Electric Energy Experience:
Court Admissions — U.S. District Court for the District of Oregon
U.S. Tax Court