Lori Irish Bauman, Ater Wynne Senior Counsel, has been appointed to the TriMet board of directors, representing Southwest and Southeast Portland. Ms. Bauman was appointed by Gov. Kate Brown and confirmed by the State Senate. She will begin her term immediately.
Lori Irish Bauman has nearly four decades of experience practicing law in California and Oregon and is currently serving as Ater Wynne LLP Senior Counsel. Her practice focuses on commercial litigation and appeals, dispute resolution, contract and business tort claims, and antitrust advising. She has experience with intellectual property, administrative, environmental, securities and Indian law issues.
She has been active on multiple community committees including service on the Multnomah County Library Advisory Board and has extensive experience with the City Club of Portland and other non-profits. She replaces Consuelo Saragoza, who has served on the board since July 2010. Bauman lives in SE Portland and will represent District 4. She and her family are frequent transit riders.