Feb 27 2017

Legal Aid Trial Advocacy College

Markowitz Herbold attorneys David Markowitz and Steffan Alexander will lecture on the topic of Opening Statements, and demonstrate tips and techniques to make one a more effective advocate.

Mark O. Hatfield Federal Courthouse, Portland, OR

Feb 24 2017

Evidentiary Foundation Workshop

An exclusive event for members of the Oregon New Lawyers Division, this workshop will be taught by Markowitz Herbold Shareholder Renée Rothauge and the Hon. Janice Wilson, two courtroom veterans.

Skamania Lodge, WA

Feb 01 2017

Discrimination Because of Sex Under Title VII in the 21st Century

What does "because of sex" mean in 2017? Since its addition to Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, the prohibition on workplace discrimination "because of sex" has been constantly evolving.

World Trade Center, Mezzanine, 26 SW Salmon St

Jan 21 2017

Opportunities for Law in Oregon (OLIO) Annual Employment Retreat

Markowitz Herbold shareholder Laura Salerno Owens will participate in a panel discussion for law students aimed at helping them develop on-the-job as a law clerks, and highlighting the different career paths available to Oregon attorneys.

Oregon State Bar Center, Tigard, OR

Nov 03 2016

Learning the Ropes: A Practical Skills & Ethics Workshop

Markowitz Herbold attorney Kristin Asai will present "Success Tips for Lawyers Joining Firms", at the OSB PLF's annual Learning the Ropes CLE, A practice skills and ethics workshop for new admittees and lawyers entering private practice.

Oregon Convention Center, Portland

Nov 01 2016

Motions in Limine

Markowitz Herbold attorney Laura Salerno Owens will be presenting on motions in limine. She will cover their purpose, authority, scope, timing, and standard examples.

Oregon State Bar, 16037 SW Upper Boones Ferry Rd., Tigard, OR

Oct 27 2016

Direct Examination - The Most Important Evidentiary Part of Your Case

Markowitz Herbold Shareholder Matt Donohue, and colleague Thomas D'Amore of D'Amore Law Group, will serve as faculty for the 18th Annual Oregon Trial Advocacy College.

Mark O. Hatfield United States Courthouse, Portland

Oct 26 2016

Business Law 101

Markowitz Herbold attorney Laura Salerno Owens will be lecturing on employment law basics at Washington State University's Business Law Course.

Washington State University, Vancouver Campus, 14204 NE Salmon Creek Ave., Vancouver, WA

Oct 12 2016

DAJV Annual Conference on German and American Law

Markowitz Herbold Shareholder Renee Rothauge will be participating in an interactive workshop on the topic of Handling Technical Experts in the American Jury System at Harvard Law School.

Harvard Law School, Cambridge, MA

Jul 24 2016

2016 ABOTA National Trial College at Harvard Law School

Markowitz Herbold Shareholder, Renée Rothauge, will join fifteen nationally acclaimed trial lawyers from all over the country for a week long trial college at Harvard Law School.

Harvard Law School, Cambridge, MA

Jun 22 2016

Collecting on Judgments

If your client is sued, what could be at stake? What assets are subject to collection upon entry of a judgment in Oregon state court? This talk, by Markowitz Herbold Shareholder Laura Salerno Owens, will be a brief overview of how collections of judgments work in Oregon and will highlight the property that could be a risk in a lawsuit.

State Farm Office in Lake Oswego, OR

Jun 18 2016

Why Zebras Don't Get Ulcers: Dealing with Difficult Clients

Markowitz Shareholder Chad Colton will present at the OADC 2016 Annual Conference on the topic of dealing with difficult clients. Learn tips about how to navigate common client conflicts and difficult situations ranging from the criminal client, to the unavailable client, to the unhappy and hostile client.

Sunriver Resort, Sunriver, Oregon

Jun 18 2016

Trial Masters Lightning Round: What to do when the judge doesn't like you or your case.

Markowitz Herbold Shareholder, Renée Rothauge, is participating in Thinking Fast and Slow: The Trial Master's Lightening Round. The session will feature seven lawyers with seven minutes each to say something useful about trial practice. Their only instructions are not to be boring, and not to waste time by starting off with a bad joke.

Sunriver Resort, Sunriver, Oregon

May 20 2016

Mastering the Art of Persuading the Trial Judge

Markowitz Herbold attorneys David Markowitz and Matt Donohue will share practical methods for increasing the chance of winning where the outcome is decided by a trial judge.

Oregon State Bar Center, 16037 SW Upper Boones Ferry Rd., Tigard, OR

May 12 2016

Obtaining Foreign Discovery and Offering it into Evidence

Markowitz Herbold Shareholder Chad Colton will present on strategies for obtaining foreign discovery and then offering it into evidence in Oregon's state and federal courts.

Stoel Rives, 900 SW Fifth Avenue, Suite 2600, Portland, OR

Apr 28 2016

Calculating and Presenting Lost Profits Damages

Markowitz Herbold attorney Shannon Armstrong, and damages expert Serena Morones, will help you understand lost profits calculations so that you can effectively cross examine an expert.

World Trade Center, Mezzanine, Building 2, 26 SW Salmon, Portland

Feb 23 2016

Patent Litigation in 2016 Featuring Judge Michael Mosman

Markowitz Herbold Shareholder Renée Rothauge will moderate a panel event called Patent litigation in 2016 (for the novice to the pro): How recent case law and inter partes reviews have changed the landscape.

The Sentinel Hotel, 614 SW 11th Avenue, Portland, OR 97205

Dec 09 2015

Taking Depositions Part II and Defending Depositions

Dave Markowitz will present his nationally recognized course on taking and defending depositions to members of the Clark County, Washington Bar Association.

Vancouver Hilton, 301 W. 6th Street, Vancouver, Washington

Dec 04 2015

Trial Techniques, Skills and Strategies

Markowitz Herbold Shareholders David Markowitz and Matt Donohue, along with Chris Dominic, President of Tsongas Litigation Consulting, will conduct a day-long trial techniques course designed to hone your trial skills.

Ambridge Event Center, 1333 NE Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd., Portland, OR

Dec 01 2015

Civil Procedure: Discovery

Markowitz Herbold attorney Laura Salerno Owens will be speaking in Professor Lydia Loren's 1L Civil Procedure class on the topic of discovery.

Lewis & Clark Campus, 10015 SW Terwilliger Blvd., Portland, OR 97219

Nov 10 2015

Economic and Business Loss Damages

Markowitz Herbold Attorney Renée Rothauge will discuss economic and business loss damages at the 2015 OADC Fall Seminar.

Hilton Portland

Oct 28 2015

Washington State University, Business Law 210

Markowitz Herbold attorney Laura Salerno Owens will be lecturing on employment law basics at Washington State University's Business Law course.

Washington State University, Vancouver Campus, 14204 NE Salmon Creek Ave, Vancouver, WA 98686

Oct 24 2015

Oregon New Lawyers Division SuperSaturday CLE

The Oregon New Lawyers Division is pleased to invite you to its annual SuperSaturday CLE event. The program includes three concurrent tracks of programs including Markowitz Herbold attorneys Laura Salerno Owens and Emily Teplin Fox presenting on Drafting Complaints and Answers.

Oregon State Bar Center, 16037 SW Upper Boones Ferry Rd, Tigard, OR

Oct 09 2015

Social Media: Hit the “Like” button for use of Social Media in your cases

Markowitz Herbold Shareholder Matt Levin will present at the Oregon State Bar's annual Family Law Conference on the topic of Social Media- how to obtain records and get social media into evidence.

Salishan Resort, 7761 N. Highway 101, Gleneden Beach, OR 97388

Oct 02 2015

Federal Bar Association District of Oregon Conference

Markowitz Herbold shareholder Matt Levin will presenting, as part of a panel discussion, on the topic of Current Issues in Sports Law. Other participants include: Ben Lauritsen, Vice President and General Counsel, Portland Trail Blazers; John Casey, K&L Gates; Maureen Weston, Professor, Pepperdine Law School; Carol Pratt, K&L Gates; Paul Loving, The Consul Group

Oregon Museum of Science and Industry, 1945 S.E. Water Avenue, Portland, Oregon

Oct 01 2015

Advanced Litigation Skills Series: Direct Examination

Markowitz Herbold Shareholder Shannon Armstrong will teach direct examination as part of the Young Lawyers Section's Advanced Litigation Skills course.

Standard Insurance Auditorium, 900 SW 5th Ave, Portland

Sep 24 2015

Electronically Stored Information (ESI) and the New Federal Rules

Markowitz Herbold Shareholder Renée Rothauge will speak at the Fundamentals of Oregon Civil Trial Procedures on the topic of e-discovery.

OSB Center, 16037 SW Upper Boones Ferry Road, Tigard, OR 97224

Sep 24 2015

How to Conduct Your Own HR Audit/Portland and Oregon Sick Leave Law Updates

Markowitz Herbold attorney Laura Salerno Owens will present on how to conduct your own HR audit as well as give an update on Portland and Oregon sick leave laws. For more information visit DDI Benefits.

Hotel Eastlund, 1021 NE Grand Avenue, Portland, OR 97212

Sep 22 2015

Exceptions to the Trial Commandments

When should you consider rejecting mainstream trial advocacy rules? Legendary Oregon trial lawyers Bill Barton and David Markowitz will discuss how and when to break traditional rules in trial preparation and execution. From selecting exhibits to closing argument, learn how to take your trial strategy to the next level by implementing unconventional tactics.

World Trade Center Plaza Room, building 2, 26 SW Salmon, Portland, OR

Sep 11 2015

Employment Law: New Practices and New Problems

Markowitz Herbold attorney Laura Salerno Owens will serve on a panel discussing new employment practices and issues.

Lewis & Clark Law School, 10015 SW Terwilliger Blvd., Portland, OR 97219

Apr 16 2015

Representing Clients with Disabilities

Markowitz Herbold attorney Emily Teplin Fox is presenting to the Oregon New Lawyers Division on the topic of representing clients with disabilities.

Multnomah County Courthouse

Apr 15 2015

The Mechanics of Creative Fee Agreements: Tips & Traps

Markowitz Herbold Attorney Renée Rothauge is presenting on the topic of creative fee agreements to fellows of the Intellectual Property Institute.

The Resort at Pelican Hill, Newport Coast, California

Apr 03 2015

Top 5 Tips for Avoiding Litigation

Markowitz Herbold attorney Laura Salerno Owens will be speaking on the topic of avoiding litigation during WIFS monthly Coffee Conversations event.

Markowitz Herbold, 1211 SW Fifth Avenue, Portland, OR 97204

Mar 18 2015

Direct & Cross of Expert Witnesses at Trial

Join Markowitz Herbold Shareholder Renée Rothauge, Bonnie Richardson of Folawn Alterman & Richardson, and the Hon. Karin Immergut for a panel discussion on techniques and tips for the direct and cross examination of expert witnesses at trial.

World Trade Center Mezzanine Room, Building 2, 26 SW Salmon, Portland

Feb 19 2015

Preparing Clients for Depositions

Markowitz Herbold attorney Laura Salerno Owens discusses preparing your client for depositions.

World Trade Center, Portland, Oregon

Nov 13 2014

OWLS Rainmaking and Career Development Dinner

Join Markowitz Herbold attorney Laura Salerno Owens as she moderates a panel of women rainmakers, including Markowitz shareholder Shannon Armstrong.

Hotel Monaco, Fifth Avenue Room, Portland, OR

Nov 05 2014

Should I Stay or Should I Go? What to Think About When Considering Withdrawing from a Case

Markowitz Herbold attorney Matt Levin will be part of a panel discussion about legal, ethical, and practical considerations associated with this decision.

World Trade Center, Mezzanine Room 26 SW Salmon, Portland

Oct 28 2014

Should I Stay or Should I Go? What to Think About When Considering Withdrawing from a Case

Markowitz Herbold attorney Matt Levin will be part of a panel discussion about legal, ethical, and practical considerations associated with this decision.

World Trade Center, Mezzanine Room26 SW Salmon, Portland

Oct 25 2014

Oregon New Lawyers Division SuperSaturday CLE

Markowitz Herbold attorneys Laura Salerno Owens and Emily Teplin Fox will be speaking at the OSB's annual ONLD SuperSaturday CLE.

Oregon State Bar Center16037 SW Upper Boones Ferry Rd., Tigard, OR

Oct 24 2014

The Minimum Billable Hour: Friend or Foe?

Markowitz Herbold attorney Kerry Shepherd will be part of a panel discussing the minimum billable hour requirement (MBHR) as a tool for evaluating and compensating attorneys, and alternatives to the MBHR.

Bank of America Building, 121 SW Morrison, 2nd Fl Conf Rm, Portland, OR

Sep 17 2014

Ten Ways to Address the Risk of Litigation in Documenting the Deal

Join litigator and Markowitz Herbold attorney Joseph Franco and transactional attorney Michelle Slater of Michelle Slater Law LLC as they address best practices for minimizing the risk of future litigation in documenting business transactions.

World Trade Center, Plaza Room, 26 SW Salmon, Portland, OR

Jun 20 2014

Risky Business: Organizational Depositions

"Toto, I've a feeling we're not in Kansas anymore!" Learn the unique issues, preparation and strategy for responding to ORCP 39 Organizational Depositions.

Sun River Resort, Sun River, Oregon

Jun 14 2014

The Art of Rainmaking, NAPABA Western Regional Conference

Whether you are a new attorney starting your own practice, or someone who has been practicing for many years, our panel on Rainmaking has something for everyone.

The Benson Hotel, Portland, OR

Jun 13 2014

A Luddite’s Guide to Technology Law—Issue Spotting

Markowitz Attorney Jeff Edelson will be speaking on the topic of noncompetes, NDAs and trade secrets during this half-day OSB seminar on Technology Law.

OSB Seminar Center, Tigard, Oregon

May 04 2014

How to Excel at Your Video Deposition

Attorney David Markowitz will discuss and demonstrate, with video, the importance of tone, demeanor, facial expressions, hand gestures, and self-control during the expert's video deposition.

Rosen Centre Hotel, Orlando, Florida

Apr 25 2014

Using Experts in Bankruptcy Litigation

Speakers include: David Markowitz, Markowitz, Herbold, Glade & Mehlhaf PC, Susan Ford, Sussman Shank LLP, and Serena Morones, Morones Analytics LLC

Grand Hyatt Hotel, Seattle Washington

Apr 24 2014

Evaluating, Prosecuting and Defending Non-Compete and Trade Secret Litigation

Significant changes to Oregon's noncompetition statute, coupled with the growth of electronic communications and social media, now require fresh and creative approaches to evaluating, defending and prosecuting litigation when employees depart to competing companies.

World Trade Center, Portland, OR

Mar 07 2014

Manipulating the Deposition Witness: How to Do It, How to Protect Against It, and Ethical Considerations

Markowitz Herbold Shareholder David Markowitz will present on the topic of manipulating the deposition witness at the 21st Annual Litigation Institute and Retreat.

Skamania Lodge, Stevenson, WA

Feb 27 2014

Representing the Deaf

Emily Fox is a litigator who combines intellectual rigor with pragmatic problem-solving. She frequently works on complex and challenging cases, where her strong writing and analytical skills are particularly helpful to clients.

Multnomah County Courthouse, Room 208

Jan 23 2014

The Art of Pleading

Designed for young litigators, Markowitz Herbold Attorney Adam Starr will discuss complaints, answers and pre-answer motions in session two of the MBA's Young Litigators Forum.

Standard Insurance auditorium, 900 SW 5th Ave, Portland

Jan 17 2014

Mastering the Art of Persuading the Trial Judge

Please join the Linn-Benton Bar Association in welcoming Dave Markowitz, one of the top trial lawyers in the Northwest. Among his many honors, Mr. Markowitz is recognized by The Best Lawyers in America as one of Portland’s 2013 “Bet-the-Company” Litigators, he was cited as one of the top ten Oregon litigators by the National Law Journal, and is recognized by Chambers USA as one of the top commercial litigators in Oregon.

Springhill Country Club, Albany, Oregon

Oct 22 2013

Mediation is a Contact Sport - How to Get the Best Possible Result for Your Client

In this program, respected litigators Jane Paulson and Dave Markowitz, and experienced mediator Rich Spier, share "leading edge" ideas for effective representation of clients in mediation.

World Trade Center Mezzanine Room, Building 2, 26 SW Salmon, Portland

Sep 27 2013

Navigating the Pitfalls of an Online Business Presence—What Your Clients Need to Know

Markowitz Herbold Shareholder Chad Colton will present on how businesses should respond to online defamation and brand disparagement during this all-day conference sponsored by the Computer and Internet Law Section of the OSB.

Oregon State Bar Center, 16037 S.W. Upper Boones Ferry Rd., Tigard, Oregon

Jun 11 2013

Summary Judgment Motion Practice

Markowitz Herbold Shareholder David Markowitz and Judge Henry Breithaupt will discuss summary judgment motion practice.

World Trade Center Mezzanine Room, Building 2, 26 SW Salmon, Portland

May 03 2013

Mastering the Art of Persuading Trial Judges

Most trial practice courses focus on jury trials. In this program, the focus is on the trial judge as the decision maker. For more than 30 years, Dave has been studying trial techniques and has presented dozens of seminars to improve the skills of practicing attorneys. He will share his knowledge and experience to teach you how to deliver the perfect oral argument and how to use visual and audiovisual presentations to enhance your effectiveness in persuading the trial judge.

Ambridge Event Center, 1333 NE Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd., Portland, OR

Apr 30 2013

Working Effectively With In-House Counsel

Unlike law firms, companies do not revolve around their lawyers. In-house counsel often wear multiple hats and are working on important business decisions as well as legal tasks.

World Trade Center Mezzanine Room, Building 2, 26 SW Salmon, Portland

Apr 04 2013

The Art of Rainmaking

Whether you are a new attorney starting your own practice, or someone who has been practicing for a while, our upcoming program on rainmaking has something for everyone. David Markowitz and Matt Donohue of Markowitz Herbold Glade & Mehlhaf will be presenting.

Standard Insurance Center Auditorium (basement level), 900 SW 5th Ave, Portland, OR 97204

Mar 21 2013

Legal Rights & Responsibilities in California Continuing Care Retirement Communities

Markowitz Herbold Attorney Shannon Armstrong is a featured speaker at this day-long conference and will discuss the firm's recent case Rogue Valley Manor v. Pacific Retirement Services.

McGeorge School of Law, Sacramento, CA

Mar 05 2013

The Art of Rainmaking

Whether you are a new attorney starting your own practice, or someone whose been practicing for a while, our upcoming program on Rainmaking has something for everyone.

Red Lion at the Quay, Vancouver, WA

Jan 30 2013

Nickel & Dimed: Controlling the Cost of Litigation

Both inside and outside counsel are facing growing pressure to lower the costs associated with litigation.

World Trade Center, Mezzanine, Room 26, SW Salmon, Portland, OR

Dec 11 2012

Deposition Techniques, Strategies, Tactics & Skills

The WSBA is pleased to welcome back Portland, OR attorney David B. Markowitz for his popular seminar - "Deposition Techniques, Strategies, Tactics & Skills".

WSBA-CLE Conference Center1501 4th Ave Ste 308Seattle, WA 98101-1660

Dec 07 2012

Deposition Techniques, Strategies and Tactics

Whether you’re facing your first or 500th deposition, you’ll come away more confident, with new techniques and skills you’ll want to try right away!

Oregon Convention Center, 777 NE Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd., Portland, Oregon

Nov 26 2012

OSB Sustainable Future Section Award featuring U.S. Rep. Earl Blumenauer

Markowitz Herbold attorney Dallas DeLuca invites you to join the OSB's Sustainable Future and Environmental & Natural Resources section members for a celebration honoring this year's winner Stoel Rives.

Stoel Rives, 900 SW Fifth Avenue, 19th Floor Lounge, Portland, OR 97204

Nov 14 2012

Northwest Coal Exporting – Two Views on the Scope of Environmental Review

Markowitz Herbold attorney Dallas DeLuca invites you to join a debate about the proper scope of environmental review for the five proposed coal export terminals in Washington and Oregon. Brett VandenHeuvel of Columbia Riverkeeper will argue for an area-wide review and Greg Peden of the Coalition for Jobs & Growth will argue for a facility-by-facility review.

Standard Insurance Center, 900 SW 5th Avenue, Portland, OR Portland, OR

Oct 19 2012

IP Litigation

A primer on what makes the case unique and challenging.

Portland, Oregon

Oct 05 2012

Oregon Trial Practice: Emerging Trends and Multi-Jurisdictional Disputes

Markowitz Herbold Attorney Matt Levin will be speaking on the topic of evidence spoliation at this OSB CLE.

Hotel Monaco, 506 SW Washington, Portland, OR 97204

Oct 05 2012

Deposition Techniques, Strategies, Tactics & Skills

Depositions can make or break your case, and this is your chance to learn from a master. Depositions can make or break your case, and this is your chance to learn from a master. For more than 20 years, David Markowitz has been studying deposition and trial techniques and has presented dozens of seminars to improve the skills of practicing attorneys.

St. Croix, USVI

Oct 04 2012

The Fast Track: Litigating the Noncompete Case

This presentation is part of the Oregon State Bar Labor & Employment Sections Annual Seminar entitled "Evolving Issues of Labor and Employment Law in the Modern Workplace"

Oregon Convention Center, 777 NE Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd. Portland, Oregon

Mar 02 2012

Visual Presentations During Oral Argument to Trial Judges

David Markowitz will discuss how to persuade the trial judge during oral argument using demonstratives and courtroom technology.

Skamania Lodge, Stevenson, Washington

Feb 09 2012

Taking and Defending Depositions

Depositions can make or break your case, and this is your chance to learn from two masters of the craft. Litigators Bill Barton and David Markowitz will demonstrate powerful, practical methods for getting the most out of your depositions, including the best ways to defend depositions, and effectively use depositions at trial.

Oregon Electric Station, 27 East 5th Avenue, Eugene, OR

Jan 31 2012

Mastering Successful Depositions- Live Telephonic CLE

David Markowitz and Rishi Bhandari, two nationally recognized trial lawyers, will teach you the techniques and tactics to take and defend the most effective depositions.

Conference call

Dec 05 2011

Deposition Techniques: Strategies, Tactics, Skills

A deposition can be a minefield of risks and unknowns. Learn the Markowitz approach to the deposition process — and how to manage the risks.

WSBA-CLE Conference Center1501 4th Ave Ste 308Seattle, WA 98101-1660

Nov 08 2011

Trial Judge Persuasion at Oral Argument

Most trial practice courses focus on jury trials. In this program, the focus is on the trial judge as the decision maker.

Oregon State Bar Center16037 SW Upper Boones Ferry Rd., Tigard

Oct 27 2011

The 13th Annual Oregon Trial Advocacy College

The Oregon Trial Advocacy College provides an unparalleled hands on jury trial opportunity for advocates of all experience levels.

Mark O. Hatfield United States Courthouse, Portland, Oregon

Oct 18 2011

New Innovations in Jury Research

David Markowitz, a leading “bet-the-company” trial attorney and Dr. Donald Vinson, author and sought-after trial consultant, will discuss and demonstrate innovative technologies that are transforming the way attorneys uncover case themes, develop strategies and select jurors.

Washington State Bar CLE Conference Center, downtown Seattle

Jun 24 2010

Young Lawyers Section Tort Law Seminar Series

Business Torts I: Fiduciary Duties and Fraud

Standard Insurance Building

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