Will Gent Joins Blanchet House Young Professionals Board
PORTLAND, Ore. (October 9, 2020) Tonkon Torp litigation attorney Will Gent has joined the Young Professionals Board at Blanchet House, a nonprofit organization that provides meals and housing programs to people in need. Gent will serve as an ambassador of Blanchet House to expand the reach and impact of the vital organization and to advocate for those it serves.
“From its inception nearly 70 years ago, Blanchet House has been an important part of our community, providing meals and other essential services to Portlanders in need,” shared Gent. “Especially now, as COVID-19 presents significant new challenges to so many, I’m excited to be able to continue Tonkon Torp’s tradition of service with Blanchet House.”
The Young Professionals Board recently produced the first annual On the Ledge, an online art show that raised over $10,000 for Blanchet House and local artists.
Gent is an associate in the firm's Litigation Department. He represents businesses and individuals in a variety of complex civil matters, including real estate and construction litigation, commercial leasing matters, eminent domain proceedings, contract disputes, consumer protection litigation, and corporate governance and shareholders disputes.
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