PORTLAND, Ore. (April 6, 2016) – Tonkon Torp attorney Claire Brown has joined the Board of Directors of Marathon Scholars as its Secretary. The organization partners adults and talented low-income children to make the dream of a college education a reality.
Tonkon Torp has strong ties to Marathon Scholars. The nonprofit was co-founded by Tonkon Torp partner Jeff Cronn, and several firm attorneys are actively involved with the organization as coaches. The Marathon Scholars program combines mentoring, college scholarships and enrichment opportunities to invest in children and to help remove the obstacles they will face on their marathon journey to a college degree.
Brown is a member of the firm’s Corporate Finance and Entrepreneurial Services practice groups. Her practice is focused on the areas of securities, corporate governance, corporate finance, mergers and acquisitions, and general business law matters.
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