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Meet Wendy L. Laing

Attorney/Of Counsel

Wendy is a seasoned professional and invaluable asset to the Hutchinson Cox team. She primarily focuses on estate planning, business transactions, and real estate law. She is also passionate about supporting our local nonprofit community and guiding them towards their best path forward. Wendy earned an MBA and a Business Law Certificate of Mastery while attending the University of Oregon. Prior to joining Hutchison Cox, she made a lasting impact as Compliance Analyst and General Counsel during her time at the University of Oregon Foundation.

BACKGROUND

Wendy was born and raised in Eugene and has spent most of her life in this community, except for four years at the University of Chicago. Wendy’s four wonderful children keep her quite busy out of the office. On weekends, you can find her playing tennis, boating, reading, and trying her hand at golf.

Education
  • J.D./M.B.A., University of Oregon School of Law and Graduate School of Business, 1994
  • B.A., University of Chicago, 1988
Professional Associations
  • Oregon State Bar, member
  • Lane County Bar Association, member
  • Eugene-Springfield Estate Planning Council, member
Community Involvement
  • Angel Hair Foundation, board member (2007 – 2013; 2018 – present)
  • First Congregational Church Foundation, board member (2004 – 2018; 2014 – 2018)
  • Eugene Education Foundation, board of directors, past president (2009 – 2014)
  • Court Appointed Special Advocates (CASA) of Lane County (2000 – 2010)
Contact

Telephone: 541-686-9160
[email protected]

Practice Areas

Real Estate Law
Business Law
Construction Law
Civil Litigation
Divorce
Estate Planning
Mediation
Employment Law

Languages

English

AWARDS & ACCOLADES

TESTIMONIALS

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HaringClient

“Amazing to work with! His first concern was about doing what was best for my son…. He was very honest and forthcoming about the law and the process, what I could do on my own and what he could do.”

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