Kurt started his legal career in 1998 after graduating from the University of Oregon School of Law. He spent the first five years in Hood River, Oregon practicing criminal law and trying a lot of cases. After returning to Portland, Kurt began practice in insurance defense and has done so ever since. Kurt represents insureds in all manner of insurance defense including auto, property, premises liability, trucking, and construction defect in Oregon and Washington. He also represents insurers in PIP, UM/UIM, and homeowner policy disputes as well as providing coverage analysis and opinions.

Kurt is a native Portlander and has spent his life in the state he loves. Kurt has great passion for the environment, music, the Portland Timbers, and his family (including dogs).

Professional & Civic Involvement

  • Oregon State Bar
  • Member, Multnomah County Bar Association, 2003 to present
  • Member, Oregon Association of Defense Counsel, 2003 to present
  • Board of directors, All Classical Portland