Sean has guided clients through complex business, commercial, and real estate transactions and litigation for over a decade. Recognized by Oregon Super Lawyers as a Rising Star year after year, Sean is a highly regarded and passionate advocate. He brings a depth of experience to the advice and counsel that he offers to the individual and small business clients with whom he works.
Sean is committed to maintaining a high level of communication. He takes the time to truly involve clients and incorporate their goals, concerns, values, and feedback. Sean engages with his clients transparently so that they can see how their interests are being served at every stage of the process. He collaborates with clients so that they can provide valuable input to ensure that legal strategy accounts for business realities.
In addition to helping numerous small businesses organize, operate, and resolve disputes without litigation, Sean’s representative successes in court include:
Gonzaga University School of Law — Spokane, Washington
Marquette University — Milwaukee, Wisconsin
Oregon State Bar U.S. District Court, Oregon
Washington State Bar U.S. District Court, Western District of Washington U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Washington
U.S. Court of Appeals, 9th Circuit
Oregon Super Lawyers, Rising Stars (2014-2022)
American Bar Association (2008–Present)
Multnomah Bar Association (2008–Present)
Multnomah County Arbitration Panel (2015–Present)
Oregon Trial Lawyers Association (2014–Present)
Beyond his role as an attorney, Sean aims to make the most of life and have a positive impact on the people around him. He is a proud husband and father, and he enjoys spending his time engaging in all manner of activities with his wife, daughter, and her furry siblings. As a native Portlander, he also appreciates spending time on bike and by foot exploring all that Portland and Oregon have to offer.