Lane Powell PC

A multi-specialty law firm, Lane Powell has assisted emerging and established businesses in the Pacific Northwest and beyond for more than 140 years. With approximately 200 attorneys in offices located throughout Washington, Oregon and Alaska. We're well-versed in the industries of the Pacific Northwest as well as the legal issues that face our clients on a regional, national and international level.

Through close integration and interaction between the firm’s various offices, we provide our clients with a wide range of knowledge and a resulting cost-effective high level of service. We offer not only some of the best legal minds, but also some of the best business minds. This includes attorneys who are intimately familiar with the business environment, as well as with the emerging risks and opportunities of their industries and practice groups.

Lane Powell serves businesses as trusted advisors, spanning a full range of industries and practice areas, including business, aviation, financial services, health care, senior care and housing, intellectual property, real estate, retail, white collar criminal defense, securities, technology, and privacy and data security.

Recent Firm News & Legal Updates

Legal Update

President Trump’s most recent proclamations of a Social Security tax holiday relief leave employers confused on how to implement and vulnerable to penalties if they get it wrong.

Legal Update
Section 4261 of the Internal Revenue Code generally imposes a 7.5 percent aviation excise tax on amounts paid for “taxable transportation". However, certain “aircraft management services” are exempted from the tax after paragraph (e)(5) was added to IRC section 4261.
Legal Update
The coronavirus has wracked transportation networks around the world, and the airline industry is an exemplar. Several recent developments around refunds for flights canceled over coronavirus concerns, and the use of face masks on flights, are beginning to have legal repercussions.

Firm Offices in Member Jurisdiction

Washington - U.S.A.

Seattle

Firm Offices in Other Jurisdictions

North America

United States 
Alaska - U.S.A., Anchorage
Oregon - U.S.A., Portland

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Member Firm Leaders Forum
Young Lawyers Forum
Young Lawyers Forum
Marketing & Business Development Professionals Forum
Marketing & Business Development Professionals Forum
Practice Group Leaders Forum
Practice Group Leaders Forum
Practice Groups
Human Resources
Human Resources
Intellectual Property & Information Technology
Intellectual Property & Information Technology
Infrastructure & Public-Private Partnerships
Infrastructure & Public-Private Partnerships
Litigation, Arbitration & Dispute Resolution
Litigation, Arbitration & Dispute Resolution
Restructuring & Insolvency Resolution
Restructuring & Insolvency Resolution
Antitrust & Competition
Antitrust & Competition
International Tax & Private Wealth
International Tax & Private Wealth
Venture Capital
Venture Capital