Gordon & Polscer once again makes the list of “Best Law Firms.” Best Lawyers is the oldest and most respected attorney ranking service in the world. Firms that are included in the 2017 “Best Law Firms” list are recognized for professional excellence with persistently impressive ratings from clients and peers.
Diane L. Polscer was selected for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America 2017 by Best Lawyers®. Selection to Best Lawyers is based upon peer review and evaluations by the top attorneys in the country.
Diane Polscer has been appointed chair of the Federation of Defense and Corporate Counsel (FDCC) Diversity Committee. Diversity is an essential part of the FDCC, which welcomes people of diverse backgrounds and enhances the bonds between all people with respect and understanding within the legal profession. Diane has been a member of the Federation of Defense and Corporate Counsel (FDCC) since 1998.
Diane Polscer and Greg Baird have been selected for inclusion in the 2016 Oregon Super Lawyers list. This is the 11th consecutive year Diane has been selected and Greg’s 2nd consecutive year. In addition, Robert Kirsher has been selected for inclusion in the 2016 Oregon Rising Stars list.
Diane Polscer has been appointed Vice Chairman of the Board of United Heritage Mutual Holding Company, United Heritage Financial Group and United Heritage Life Insurance Company. Diane has been a member of the Board since 2013. United Heritage offers life insurance, annuities, and group life and disability income insurance through United Heritage Life Insurance Company in 38 states and the District of Columbia. Auto, homeowners and fire insurance products are provided through United Heritage Property & Casualty Company in Oregon, Idaho, Utah and Arizona, and Sublimity Insurance Company in Oregon, Idaho, and Utah. Homeowners and dwelling fire insurance is offered through Merced Property & Casualty Company in California's North, South and Central valleys. The Company is headquartered in Boise, Idaho.
Ryan Hesselgesser, Seattle, has been selected for inclusion in the 2016 Washington Rising Stars list.
We are pleased to announce that effective June 1, 2016, Ryan Hesselgesser will be a partner in our Seattle office. Congratulations, Ryan.
Gordon & Polscer was named, once again, one of the 2016 U.S. News & World Report - Best Lawyers “Best Law Firms,” recognized as Tier 1 in Portland for Insurance Law. Selection is based on a rigorous evaluation process that includes the collection of client and lawyer evaluations, peer review from leading attorneys in their field, and review of additional information provided by law firms as part of the formal submission process.
Diane Polscer has been named a Senior Fellow of the Litigation Counsel of America (LCA). LCA is a trial lawyer honorary society composed of less than one-half of one percent of American trial lawyers.
We are proud to announce Robert Spajic’s recent admission as a member of the Federation of Defense and Corporate Counsel (FDCC). The Federation was founded in 1936 as an international defense organization dedicated to the principles of knowledge, justice and fellowship. Membership is limited, selective, and by nomination only. Election is by the Board of Directors upon recommendation of an independent Admissions Committee charged with the responsibility of making a careful investigation into the qualifications of each nominee to insure that those selected have distinguished themselves professionally. All nominees must be of high professional standing and of good moral character.
We congratulate Mr. Spajic on his selection as member of the FDCC!