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Sanford named to Million Dollar Club for 30th year

Suzanne W. Sanford, CLTC, an agent for New York Life in Wilsonville, has earned membership in the Million Dollar Round Table for 2014 for the 30th year in a row. Achieving membership in MDRT is a distinguished life insurance career milestone, attained only by those who have demonstrated superior professional knowledge, experience and client service.

Sanford has been a New York Life agent since 1985, and is associated with New York Life’s Greater Oregon General Office in Portland. Her passion is educating women through classes and seminars. She and her husband have lived in Wilsonville for 13 years.

Ross joins Edward Jones

Edward Jones Financial Advisor Patrick De La Grange announced recently that a second financial advisor, David Ross, has joined his office in Lake Oswego.

The branch office is located at 1 Centerpointe Drive, Suite 111, in Lake Oswego. The phone number is 503-670-8262.

Rossman resumes practice

Matt Rossman has reopened his law practice, Rossman Law PC, in Lake Oswego. He has practiced law for 27 years and his practice will continue to focus on litigation, business, real estate, financial services and government relations. Rossman Law PC is located at 5200 S.W. Meadows Road, Suite 150, in Lake Oswego. The phone number is 503-726-5208. For more information, visit mattrossmanlaw.com.

Lenneberg joins Jordan Ramis PC

Roger A. Lenneberg has joined Jordan Ramis PC as a shareholder. He will co-chair the firm’s construction law team with shareholder John H. Baker.

Lenneberg has 20 years’ experience in private practice, five years as in-house counsel for a specialty contractor and five years as a mediator/arbitrator. He represents construction contractors, design professionals and owners throughout the lifecycle of a project. He also provides advice and seminars on contracting, project documentation and claim management, as well as representing clients in all types of dispute resolution. He and the Dirt Law Group of Jordan Ramis are experienced with the financial side of the industry, including liens, bond claims, construction financing and insurance.

Lenneberg received his bachelor’s degree from Reed College and earned his J.D. from Lewis and Clark Law School. He continued his education at Pepperdine University’s Straus Institute for Dispute Resolution.

Hoffman obtains general contractor’s license

Caryl K. Hoffman of CK Hoffman Design LLC has obtained a general contractor’s license and joins a small rank of women general contractors in Oregon.

Learn more online at ckhoffmandesign.com.

Columbia Roofing acquires Long Beach Roofing

Columbia Roofing and Sheet Metal, a commercial roofing company based in Tualatin, has acquired Long Beach Roofing, Inc., a 77-year-old commercial roofing company.

Long Beach Roofing has operated from its Southern California location for 50 years and has 11 employees. Columbia Roofing’s president, Mark Carpenter, said the timing was perfect for the purchase.

“It’s a great market and our business methods are complementary,” Carpenter said. “Both businesses are unique in the way each builds relationships and in the value proposition given to customers. We’re not trying to be the lowest bid, but the best bid for the customer.”

To learn more, visit reroofnow.com or call 503-684-9123.

Jordan Ramis PC receives top ranking

Jordan Ramis PC has been recognized by U.S. News — Best Lawyers as a 2015 Best Law Firm, with a listing as a Tier 1 law firm in water law for the Portland metropolitan area.

Tier 1 law firms are recognized for professional excellence with persistently impressive ranking from clients and peers for a combination of quality law practice and breadth of legal expertise.

The firm has been ranked in a number of additional practices, including bankruptcy and creditor-debtor rights, environmental law, land use and zoning, environmental litigation, natural resources law, real estate law and product liability litigation — defendants.

Evans honored by ONLD

The Oregon New Lawyers Division (ONLD) of the Oregon State Bar honored Jordan Ramis attorney Krista Evans with two awards at its annual meeting.

Evans, an associate with the firm, was honored as a recipient of the ONLD Project of the Year award and also the ONLD Volunteer of the Year award. The Project of the Year award recognizes her work co-developing the Student Loan Repayment Information Project, which provides resources on the Oregon State Bar website for attorneys on student loan repayment options. She received the Volunteer of the Year award for her work supporting the ONLD and advancing its mission, including her time and commitment managing the ONLD social media platform.

Evans focuses on business law, including corporate compliance, business financing, contract review and drafting, mergers and acquisitions, entity formation and strategic alliances.

CompRite opens in West Linn

Eric Varivoda has opened CompRite at 21110 Salamo Road in West Linn.

The company has five other locations in the Portland metropolitan area.

CompRite repairs laptops, desktop computers, Macs, iPads, iPods, iPhones and Samsung Galaxy phones. They sell new and used computers and some accessories and offer onsite IT service and IT help to small businesses and homes.

Hours of operation are 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Monday through Friday and 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturday.

The phone number is 503-342-8210.


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