Attorney at Law
Laura L. Donaldson joined Jonathan Kuni to form Kuni Donaldson, LLP in 2008. Her primary focus is bankruptcy law, providing compassion and understanding to consumers who need help finding a fresh start from their debt. She also practices personal injury law, helping clients recover for injuries suffered as a result of the negligence of others. In her spare time, Laura enjoys running, biking and weekend trips to the Oregon coast with her family and friends.
PRACTICE AREAS: Chapter 13 Bankruptcy (Wage Earner Plans), Chapter 7 (Liquidation), Debt workouts/settlements.
BAR ADMISSIONS: Oregon State Bar, 2002 US District Court, District of Oregon, 2002, Oregon Court of Appeals, 2008, Washington State Bar, 2010.
EDUCATION: Northwestern School of Law, Lewis & Clark College (JD 2002) – First Year Moot Court Honors – Oral Advocacy 1999; Portland State University (Bachelor of Science with Honors 1998) Business Administration: General Management and Human Resource Management
MEMBERSHIPS: National Association of Consumer Bankruptcy Attorneys, 2004-Present; Oregon State Bar, 2002 – Present; Washington State Bar, 2010 – Present, Oregon Debtor/Creditor Association, 2003-Present; Washington Debtor/Creditor Association 2010-Present, Executive Committee Debtor/Creditor Section Oregon State Bar, 2006-2007 & 2016 – present;Golden Key International Honor Society 1999 – Present.
ACTIVITIES: Speaker Oregon Law Institute 2009 (Bankruptcy Law for the Non-Specialist; Chair – Oregon State Bar Consumer Debtor/Creditor Section Meetings, 2005-2009; Speaker Oregon Law Institute 2014 (Armor, Ammunition and Ambushes, Bankruptcy); Volunteer – Legal Aid Services of Oregon Pro-Bono Clinic (2006-current; providing legal assistance to low income consumers); Oregon State Bar Debtor/Creditor Executive Committee (Chair 2020, Chair Elect 2019, Treasurer 2018, Secretary 2017, Member at Large 2016, 2015).