Tim is a tenacious and passionate litigator with more than 30 years’ experience litigating complex cases. Tim has been a lead attorney on numerous high-stakes and high-profile cases, including the Aequitas Ponzi scheme class action, in which Tim and his team recovered $234.6 million for investors, which is believed to be the largest recovery in a securities case in Oregon history. He is currently representing investors in a $100 million proposed breach of contract class action against NuScale Power and Fluor Corporation, and a certified class of victims of the 2020 Oregon Labor Day fires against Pacific Power, among other cases.
Tim’s practice focuses on class action, securities, complex business and intellectual property litigation matters. Tim regularly litigates matters involving securities and financial fraud, Ponzi schemes, stockbroker malpractice, and violations of state and federal securities statues; patent infringement, trademark infringement, trade secrets and copyright infringement; consumer class actions; and shareholder derivative and fiduciary duty claims.
Prior to joining the firm, Tim held a two-year clerkship with Hon. Robert E. Jones of the United States District Court (Oregon). He is listed in and has received several awards and recognitions including Chambers USA, Benchmark Litigation “Local Litigation Star,” “Lawyer of the Year, Portland – Patent Litigation” The Best Lawyers in America®, and “Top 50” Oregon Super Lawyers.