Karianne strives to provide clients with efficient legal services while consistently delivering a high-quality work product. Karianne has practiced with the firm for several years, first as a law clerk and later as an attorney.
Karianne’s practice focuses on employment law, estate planning, and civil litigation. Karianne has represented clients in various civil litigation matters before the circuit, appellate and administrative courts in Oregon. She also has broad experience assisting clients with employment law matters ranging from handbook and policy revisions to terminations and wage disputes. In particular, Karianne enjoys keeping apprised of the numerous developments in employment law and advising clients on the impact legal changes might have on their businesses. Karianne is also enjoying a growing estate planning practice in wich she helps individual clients turn their financial and succession-planning goals into effective estate plans.
Karianne was born and raised in Oregon. She earned her undergraduate degree in Economics from Portland State University, after which she moved to Eugene and earned her law degree from the University of Oregon. Outside of the office, Karianne enjoys hiking, yoga, snowboarding, reading and traveling. Although she grew up in the Portland area, Karianne loves living in Eugene and exploring the many great local restaurants and businesses Eugene has to offer.
J.D., University of Oregon, 2014
B.S., Cum Laude, Portland State University, Economics, 2011
Professional Honors and Activities
Head Start of Lane County
Board of Directors 2015-Present
Lane County Bar Association
American Bar Association