|Oregon State Bar Bulletin OCTOBER 2007|
Notice of reinstatement
The following attorneys have filed applications for reinstatement as active members of the Oregon State Bar pursuant to Rule of Procedure (BR) 8.1.
Shana Pavithran of Issaquah, Wash., OSB #951070. Pavithran seeks reinstatement following suspension July 13, 1999, for nonpayment of the professional liability assessment, and a one-year disciplinary suspension effective Dec. 21, 2002. In re Pavithran, SC S49691, 16 DB Rptr 321 (2002). She will seek a position with a private law firm if reinstated.
Heidi O. Strauch of Vancouver, Wash., #924170. Strauch transferred to inactive status in 2002, and submitted a Form A Resignation in 2004. Upon reinstatement, she plans to provide contract legal services for other attorneys in the Portland/Vancouver area.
The Rules of Procedure require the Board of Governors to conduct an investigation of BR 8.1 reinstatement applications to determine whether applicants possess the good moral character and general fitness to practice law, and that the resumption of the practice of law in this state by these applicants will not be detrimental to the administration of justice or the public interest. Any person with information relevant to this application is asked to contact promptly the OSB Regulatory Services Division, P.o. Box 1689, Lake Oswego, OR 97035; phone: (503) 620-0222, or (800) 452-8260, ext. 343.
The following have applied for admission under the reciprocity, house counsel or law teacher rules. The Board of Bar Examiners requests that members examine this list and bring to the board’s attention in a signed letter any information that might influence the board in considering the moral character of any applicant for admission. Send correspondence to Admissions Director, Oregon State Board of Bar Examiners, 5200 S.W. Meadows Road, Lake Oswego, OR 97035.
Reciprocity: Brian James Gardner; Joseph Justin Rollin.
House Counsel: Daniel Krege Christensen; Sandra Yumin Katharina Loder.