OSB New Lawyers Division Pro Bono Challenge Winners





The OSB Pro Bono Honor Roll recognizes Oregon lawyers that fulfill the OSB aspirational standard by performing at least 80 hours of pro bono services, including at least 40 hours of direct legal services to the poor without an expectation of compensation.



2010 Pro Bono Challenge Winners

Lewis & Clark Law School: Andrew Phillips
University of Oregon Law School: Jamie Kermode
Willamette University College of Law: April Denton
Active Pro Bono: Bruce H. Anderson
Small Firm (2-7 members): Schroeder Law Offices PC
Medium Firm (8-24 members): Karnopp Peresen LLP
Large Firm (25+ members): Davis Wright Tremaine LLP
Solo Practitioner: Janmarie Dielschneider
Individual in a firm (2+ members): Parna A. Mehrbani of Lane Powell




2009 Pro Bono Challenge Winners

Law School: Lewis and Clark
Law Student: Michael Lieu, Lewis and Clark
Active Pro Bono: John Paul "Toby" Graff
Small Firm: Babcock Haynes LLP
Medium Firm: Barran Liebman LLP
Large Firm: Davis Wright Tremaine LLP
Solo Practitioner: Janmarie Dielschneider
Individual in a firm: Carl Neil of Lindsay Hart Neil Weigler




2008 Pro Bono Challenge Winners

Law School: University of Oregon
Law Student: Risa Davis, Lewis and Clark
Active Pro Bono: Arthur B. Lafrance
Small Firm: Parrilli Renison, LLC
Medium Firm: Garvey Schubert Barer
Large Firm: Stoel Rives LLP
Solo Practitioner: Laura D. Cooper




2007 Pro Bono Challenge Winners

Law School: University of Oregon
Law Student: Kevin Parks, University of Oregon
Individual: Ralph Bloemers
Active Emeritus: John Grove
Active Pro Bono: Gerard Rowe
Small Firm: Parrilli Renison LLC
Medium Firm: Holland & Knight
Large Firm: Stoel Rives LLP
Solo Practitioner: George Galloway


2006 Pro Bono Challenge Winners

Law School: University of Oregon
Law Student: Todd J. Huegli
Individual: Robert D. Newell
Active Emeritus: James R. Park
Active Pro Bono: Alissa Migliore Weaver
Small Firm: Schenker & Bonaparte
Medium Firm: K& L Gates
Large Firm: Stoel Rives LLP
Solo Practitioner: Mark C. McClanahan


2005 Pro Bono Challenge Winners

Law School: University of Oregon
Law Student: Emma Miller, Lewis and Clark Law School
Individual: Robert D. Newell
Active Emeritus: Robert E. Thompson
Active Pro Bono: Alissa Migliore Weaver
Small Firm: Swider Medeiros Haver LLP
Medium Firm: Preston Gates & Ellis LLP
Large Firm: Stoel Rives LLP
Solo Practitioner: George M. Galloway


2004 Pro Bono Challenge Winners

Law School: University of Oregon
Law Student: Emma Miller, Lewis and Clark Law School
Individual: Robert D. Newell
Active Emeritus: Walter D. Nunley
Active Pro Bono: Rosyln Lipton Tucker
Small Firm: Lavis DiBartolomeo PC
Medium Firm: Lindsay Hart Neil and Weigler, LLP
Large Firm: Davis Wright Tremaine, LLP


2003 Pro Bono Challenge Winners

Law School: University of Oregon
Law Student: David Eder, University of Oregon Law School
2-5 Member Firm
Total Hours:
Hartfield and Crutchley LLC
2-5 Member Firm
Legal services to the poor:
Hartfield and Crutchley LLC
6-10 Member Firm
Total Hours:
Clark Lindauer Fetherston et al
6-10 Member Firm
Legal services to the poor:
Yates Matthews and Associates PC
11-25 Member Firm
Total Hours:
Gevurtz Menashe Larson et al
11-25 Member Firm
Legal services to the poor:
Holland and Knight LLP
26+ Member Firm
Total Hours:
Tonkon Torp LLP
26+ Member Firm
Legal services to the poor:
Davis Wright Tremaine LLP
Active Pro Bono Status
Total Hours:
Glen H. Downs
Active Pro Bono Status
Legal services to the poor:
Merrily McCabe
Active Emeritus Status
Total Hours:
Walter F. Brown
Active Emeritus Status
Legal services to the poor:
Walter F. Brown
Inactive Status
Total Hours:
Richard E. Roy
Active Status
Total Hours:
William J. Howe, III
Active Status
Legal services to the poor:
David Mark Bedrick


2002 Pro Bono Challenge Winners

Law School: University of Oregon
Law Student: James McCurdy,
University of Oregon Law School
Sole Practitioner : Barbara Anne Jarvis
Individual: Charles Hinkle
Emeritus/Pro Bono: E. Roy Bashaw
Small Firm: Heller Ehrman White and McAuliffe
Medium Firm: Garvey Schubert Barer
Large Firm: Davis Wright Tremaine, LLP


2001 Pro Bono Challenge Winners

Law School: University of Oregon
Sole Practitioner: Barbara Anne Jarvis
Individual: Brian Posewitz (Tonkon Torp LLP)
Emeritus/Pro Bono: William G. Purdy
Small Firm: Gordon and Meneghello PC
Medium Firm: Gleaves Swearingen Potter and Scott LLP
Large Firm: Miller Nash LLP