Congratulations to Clarence Belnavis for being selected to receive the OSB Litigation Section’s Owen Panner Professionalism Award!
Clarence Belnavis will be the first Black award recipient and only the second person with a multicultural background to receive it. In other words, this is a big deal and a major accomplishment.
Clarence Belnavis is past chair of the OSB’s Labor and Employment Section and is the managing partner in the Portland office and a partner in Seattle office. He is a trial attorney with a primary emphasis in employment litigation, including disability, racial and gender discrimination, retaliation, sexual harassment, and wrongful discharge. He also represents employers in wage and hour claims, employment class actions, and traditional labor matters.
Clarence Belnavis is known for his charismatic presentation style and friendly demeanor. Thank you for continuing to make history.
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