Matt Goldberg’s practice ranges from litigation and alternative dispute resolution to business and real estate law. Matt previously served as General Counsel of Emerge Law Group in Portland. Matt also previously practiced at K&L Gates and Kell Alterman & Runstein. Matt has litigated in state and federal courts in Oregon and Washington for clients ranging from Fortune 500 and other large companies to small businesses and individuals. Matt is one of few litigators with actual experience and proven results representing cannabis industry clients in litigation, arbitration and mediation. Matt is a former extern to the Honorable Elizabeth L. Perris (ret.) of the U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the District of Oregon and a former member of the Executive Committee of the Oregon State Bar’s Debtor-Creditor Section. Matt is also a former Editorial Board member and Associate Editor of the ABA publication Litigation News. Prior to becoming an attorney, Matt was a journalist for magazines and newspapers and an Internet-company executive in New York City.
LEWIS & CLARK LAW SCHOOL
Juris Doctor, summa cum laude
UNIVERSITY OF MASSACHUSETTS
M.A., Professional Writing
• Oregon, Washington
Allison Bizzano focuses her practice on litigation, real estate, and business law. Allison has litigated in state and federal courts in Oregon, Washington, and Massachusetts for clients ranging from Fortune 500 and other large companies to small businesses and individuals. Allison previously practiced at Emerge Law Group, Cosgrave Vergeer Kester LLP in Portland, Morrison Mahoney LLP in Boston, and at a boutique creditors’ rights firm in the Pacific Northwest representing national banking clients. Allison is a former law clerk for the U.S. Department of Justice. She graduated cum laude from Lewis & Clark Law School, where she was a member of law review.
LEWIS & CLARK LAW SCHOOL
Juris Doctor, cum laude
UNIVERSITY OF DELAWARE
• Oregon, Washington,
Logan Leichtman focuses his practice on real estate, land use and regulatory compliance for the cannabis industry.
During law school, Logan interned for state representative Ken Helm. The two published a paper in the Willamette Law Review about the implementation of recreational cannabis legislation in Oregon. Logan served as editor-in-chief of Willamette Law Online and also as an editor of Willamette Law Review. Logan previously practiced at Emerge Law Group in Portland.
Prior to law school, Logan worked as a video editor and post-production coordinator with credits including content that has aired on HBO, CNN, BBC and MTV. He originally cut his teeth in entertainment as a concert producer, having put on hundreds of shows in venues throughout the state of Virginia.
Juris Doctor, Certificate in Dispute Resolution
JAMES MADISON UNIVERSITY