Courtney AngeliBuchanan Angeli Altschul & Sullivan LLP321 S.W. 4th AvenueSuite 600Portland, Oregon 97204, U.S.A.
Employment Law for Employees, Employment Law for Management
BioCourtney Angeli is one of the leading employment lawyers in the state of Oregon, representing both employers and individuals. Before co-founding the firm, she was a partner at Stoel Rives LLP. She has extensive experience litigating employment cases and providing employment law counseling and training to employers. She is a past president of the Oregon Chapter of the Federal Bar Association. Courtney is a regular speaker and writer on employment law issues and has made numerous joint presentations with federal judges for the Federal Bar Association. Her opinions on employment law matters are regularly quoted in the press and she was recently profiled on CNN’s Headline News Channel. Courtney has litigated numerous cases through trial, obtaining favorable jury verdicts in both state and federal courts. In addition to defending companies, she represents individuals in high profile and compelling cases. Courtney regularly represents top-level executives in negotiations with their companies both at the outset and conclusion of their employment. Courtney has been rated repeatedly as one the top fifty lawyers in Oregon, and one of the top twenty-five women lawyers in Oregon in "Superlawyers," as well as one of the top employment lawyers in the state by that same publication. She is listed in Best Lawyers in America and is also highly rated by Chambers and Partners, which has noted her reputation as a "highly ethical" employment lawyer and a "clever strategist." Chambers and Partners also praised her "amazing ability to size up a situation and decide on the appropriate response." She has also received the Senior Professional in Human Resources (SPHR) certification from the Human Resources Certification Institute (HRCI). Education • University of Michigan Law School (J.D., cum laude, 1993); member, The Michigan Law Review • University of Georgia (B.A., magna cum laude, with High Honors, 1989) • Senior Professional in Human Resources (SPHR) certification from the Human Resources Certification Institute (HRCI) Admissions • State Bars of Oregon and Washington (active); Alaska (inactive) • US Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit • US District Court for Oregon • US District Court for Eastern and Western Washington • Federal Court of Claims Professional Memberships and Associations • Federal Bar Association, President (2008-2009); Board Member (2003-2010) • Owen M. Panner American Inns of Court, Member • Past president of the Oregon Chapter of the Federal Bar Association Awards and Recognition • Selected to Super Lawyers: 2006 - 2016 - consistently in the top fifty lawyers in Oregon, and top twenty-five women lawyers in Oregon • Listed in Best Lawyers in America • Highly rated by Chambers and Partners • Honorable James M. Burns Federal Practice Award, Recipient (2013) Bestowed annually to one civil practitioner who demonstrates the highest standards of professionalism and is given for contributions in improving the quality of Federal practice in Oregon • “Forty Under 40” Award, The Portland Business Journal (March 2005)