Ms. Owens has successfully defended employers in claims arising from discrimination and wage and hour violations in single and class-action lawsuits.
She is a Ninth Circuit Lawyer Representative for the District of Oregon and is the Co-Chair of both the Young Lawyers' Section of the Oregon Federal Bar Association, as well as the Large Firm Associates Committee for the Campaign for Equal Justice.
Ms. Owens has authored articles on recent developments in employment law, and has presented on employment law topics.
She earned her BA from the University of California at Los Angeles, and her JD at the University of Oregon, where she externed for the Hon. Ann Aiken, Chief Judge of the US District Court of Oregon.
Ms. Owens is licensed to practice in Oregon.