Leaves of Absences and Disability Accommodation; Litigation and Trials; Unfair Competition and Trade Secrets; Wage and Hour; Whistleblowing and Retaliation
Symes represents management in workplace matters, as well as unfair competition litigation, in Oregon, Washington and Alaska. His more than 20 years of diverse trial experience includes numerous favorable jury verdicts in state and federal courts, injunctions protecting employers from unfair competition and trade secret misappropriation, and labor arbitration awards upholding employer decisions against grievances of unjust discipline and discharge.
Oregon State Bar, Bar Counsel, Appointed
J.D., Washington University School of Law; B.A., St. Olaf College, magna cum laude