Timothy J. Hogan,

Principal

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BIO

Tim Hogan is a Principal in the Corporate Transactions and Finance practice group and concentrates his practice on corporate, environmental and utility law, with a specialty in the representation of winery and vineyard owners in the states of Washington, Oregon and Idaho. He worked for over 30 years as an attorney and as a senior manager in the energy/utility sector. His practice now focuses on general corporate issues, transactional work, project development, mergers and acquisitions, environmental issues, and utility matters. Tim is chair of the Professional Development Committee.

Representative Matters

Transactions: Tim has represented clients in a wide variety of commercial transactions including the sale and purchase of businesses. He helped oversee the merger creating the largest combination gas and electric utility in the Northwest.

Winery / Vineyard: Tim has particular experience with transactions involving the purchase and sale of wineries and vineyards, the formation of LLCs to own and operate wineries and vineyards, drafting and negotiating grape purchase contracts, vineyard leases, vineyard development and maintenance agreements, winery facility leases, bottling and distribution agreements, and winery environmental matters.

Environmental Law: Tim represents clients involving multi-party hazardous waste sites and natural resource damages. He also counsels clients in matters involving insurance recovery for environmental response cost and the coordination of legal issues in complex environmental matters. He has led negotiations with local, state and federal regulatory agencies, other responsible parties and insurance carriers involving the cleanup of a $40 million Superfund site.

Utilities: Tim represents utilities in project development, rate regulation, energy supply, mergers and acquisitions and matters involving energy policy issues. He has led the preparation of general rate cases for electric and natural gas services and represented clients in numerous rate and investigatory proceedings.

Presenter, Winery Wastewater Discharge: Department of Ecology’s Proposed Wastewater Permit, Wine and Winery Law in Washington, August 7, 2015

Light Body (Board of Directors)

Tim received his B.A. with Distinction in Economics from the University of Washington, magna cum laude, in 1973.  He received his J.D. from the University of Washington in 1976.

Timothy J. Hogan's NEWS, EVENTS, AND PUBLICATIONS

Developing an Excellent Nonprofit Board, Engaging Board Members, and Evaluating the Executive Director

Building a great nonprofit board:  The legal role and responsibilities of directors, and qualities and characteristics that make a successful board. Recruiting high impact directors:  Aligning strategy with … read more

Mercury Emissions: The Next Challenge for Coal-Powered Electric Generation Plants

The next cast of the regulatory net over coal-powered electric generation facilities will target mercury emissions. While coal power plants in 31 Eastern states are facing proposed EPA … read more

Managing Electronic Records for Success in Litigation and Business

Presentation date February 28, 2007 One of today’s greatest litigation risks is ineffective management of electronic documents Learn how amendments to federal court rules are raising the profile … read more