PORTLAND, ORE., May 18, 2011 – Garvey Schubert Barer Owner Christine P. Brown has been recognized as a FIVE STAR Wealth Manager for 2011 by Portland Monthly, based on client satisfaction study conducted by QMI Research.
Brown has more than 30 years of experience advising clients on estate planning, taxation, probate, trust administration, and business succession. She is member of the Garvey Schubert Barer’s Executive Committee and has served as managing director of the firm’s Portland office. She is a board member for the Estate Planning Council of Portland and past chair of the Oregon State Bar, Estate Planning and Administration Section.
Brown has been recognized by her peers and named to The Best Lawyers in America listing in the area of trusts and estates (2009-2011) and Oregon Super Lawyers (2006-2010), including ranking among the “Top 25 Women Oregon Super Lawyers" in 2008 and 2010. Brown also has been voted one of the “Top Four Attorneys in Estate Planning and Administration” in the "Best of the Bar" edition of the Portland Business Journal.