Anthony Blake, Jr.

Associate

101 SW Main Street, Suite 1100    
Portland, Oregon  97204  

t 503.944.6016  
f 503.295.1058

ablake@balljanik.com

 

“Ball Janik’s construction litigation department’s team approach enables us to resolve our clients’ issues quickly and efficiently.”

Anthony Blake is an associate in Ball Janik LLP’s Construction and Litigation practice groups. He represents residential and commercial owners in construction defect claims of all types. Mr. Blake is a member of the Oregon State Bar Young Lawyers Section Pro Bono Committee, which encourages lawyers to donate their legal skills and time to those in need. He is also a member of the St. Andrew Legal Clinic Race for Justice Committee, a non-profit  that has provided low-cost legal services to low-income Oregon families since 1979. Mr. Blake participates in the Lewis & Clark Mentor Program to provide support and guidance to law students.

Before joining Ball Janik, Mr. Blake served as a law clerk, working on various litigation matters, including analysis of the Age Discrimination in Employment Act, the impact of administrative dissolution on a LLC’s membership units, and school district negligence. During law school, Mr. Blake served as a judicial extern for the Honorable Ann Aiken, Chief Judge of the U.S. District Court of Oregon.

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“Ball Janik’s construction litigation department’s team approach enables us to resolve our clients’ issues quickly and efficiently.”

Anthony Blake is an associate in Ball Janik LLP’s Construction and Litigation practice groups. He represents residential and commercial owners in construction defect claims of all types. Mr. Blake is a member of the Oregon State Bar Young Lawyers Section Pro Bono Committee, which encourages lawyers to donate their legal skills and time to those in need. He is also a member of the St. Andrew Legal Clinic Race for Justice Committee, a non-profit  that has provided low-cost legal services to low-income Oregon families since 1979. Mr. Blake participates in the Lewis & Clark Mentor Program to provide support and guidance to law students.

Before joining Ball Janik, Mr. Blake served as a law clerk, working on various litigation matters, including analysis of the Age Discrimination in Employment Act, the impact of administrative dissolution on a LLC’s membership units, and school district negligence. During law school, Mr. Blake served as a judicial extern for the Honorable Ann Aiken, Chief Judge of the U.S. District Court of Oregon.

Outside of the office, Mr. Blake is a dedicated member of the community and volunteers with several organizations, including St. Andrew Nativity School and Lewis & Clark’s Black Law Student Association. In his spare time, he enjoys listening to audio books, challenging workouts, and music.

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Education

J.D., 2016
Lewis & Clark School of Law
  Cornelius Honor Society
  Community Service Award
  Roosevelt Robinson Scholarship
  President of the Black Law Students
    Association
  Student Member of Owen M. Panner
    American Inn of Court

B.S., Sociology, Business Administration, 2013
University of Oregon
  University Diversity Excellence
    Scholarship
Ebony Man of 2013 from Black
   Women of Achievement Club
Member of 2011 Pacific-12
    Conference Football
    Championship Team

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Oregon

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