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"My main contact at Ryan Swanson went from doing my estate plan to becoming my company’s corporate attorney, and I work with others in the firm, as well. I find them to be very approachable and trustworthy, and they always have my best interests at heart. The personal attention and accessibility help make a successful relationship. It’s a lot easier to do business with somebody who you consider to be a friend."

Steve Meyer - Founder and President, Fedelta Care Solutions

4 Important Tips for Companies Looking to Address a Cyber Breach

As the headlines fill with news of hacks and data breaches, more businesses are starting to realize they, too, may be vulnerable to a cyber-attack. “Denial of Service” attacks, malware infection, and ransomware extortion are terms that until recently would have been given short shrift in a boardroom. Now, not having someone in the boardroom who understands the risks of these attacks could subject your company to liability from customers seeking damages under various breach notification statutes. With the proliferation of the Internet of Things, cheap data storage, and efficient software solutions that allow even small companies to realize on the value of personal information, we have seen a congruent rise in the dark market for transactions of personal data, health records, malware and sophisticated hacking code.

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Pushing the Envelope

"We help other companies think outside the box about the employee experience, so we’re not looking for traditional cookie-cutter solutions when it comes to our own people. Ryan Swanson is innovative in tailoring advice for our environment and helping us think in a very modern way about maintaining our unique company culture. We’re pleased with the enduring nature of our relationship and how it keeps evolving."

Todd Vician, Talent Management and Recruiting Leader - PeopleFirm

Estate Planning Questions? We Have Answers

What happens to your Facebook account if you pass away? How does a 529 college savings plan work? Can you name a charity as a beneficiary of your retirement plan? Answers to these questions, and a whole lot more, on our Estate Planning "Frequently Asked Questions" resource page.

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Trusted Partners

"Ryan Swanson is a robust firm that lends me a feeling of support to do my daily job, which is complex and ever-changing. The team does a great job of keeping in touch to make sure I’ve got what I need, and they adjust based on what’s working and what’s not."

Rob Davis, Mobility Manager, Tableau Software

Creativity, Problem-solving and Power Tools

As a responsive, engaged attorney, Britenae genuinely enjoys helping individuals and businesses reach their goals, whether it is through litigation or an alternative resolution process. Outside of work, however, you will find Britenae putting her creativity and problem-solving skills to good use as she wields power tools to update her 1924 home...

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Experience Supports Success

"As an innovative life sciences company, we hire people with unique skill sets from all over the world. The Ryan Swanson team is great to work with because they have such an in-depth understanding of our business and our hiring goals. They are client-focused, and make it easy to be really strategic and thoughtful in what we can do."

Diane Gary, Director of Business Operations - Sage Bionetworks

Ryan Swanson Welcomes Greg Lutje

Ryan Swanson is pleased to announce Greg Lutje has joined the firm's Real Estate, Development & Finance practice group. Greg practices in Oregon and Washington and his 25 years of experience working in commercial real estate law will play a key role in the growth of the group.

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Careful Planning, Communication and Double-duty

Brenton believes the best way to advance and protect his clients’ transactional interests is through careful planning, effective communication and creativity. These traits apply at home and at work for this Washington native – Brenton grew up camping and backpacking in the mountains and enjoys spending time outdoors with his wife and identical twin boys.

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