March 23, 2016 / Press Release

Porter Wright elevates two attorneys to senior associate

Christen Blend and Darcy Jalandoni were recently promoted to senior associate status at Porter Wright. Promotion to senior associate is a significant milestone and reflects outstanding contributions to the firm's continued success.

“I am so proud of our newest senior associates, Christen and Darcy. These women are exceptional lawyers, outstanding individuals and deserving of their promotion," said Joyce Edelman, Porter Wright partner and leader of the firm's Women's Leadership Initiative. "I applaud the contributions they have made to our firm and I know that their futures are bright!”

Christen represents clients in a wide range of industries facing commercial litigation matters. Her experience includes both tort actions and a variety of contract disputes, including matters related to supply and distribution agreements, issues arising from print and internet advertisements, and breach of contract claims.

Darcy concentrates her practice primarily in commercial disputes and tort litigation. She has experience in all aspects of civil litigation in both state and federal court, from initial case assessment through settlement, trial, and appeals. Darcy also has significant experience working with all current software platforms supporting current e-discovery requirements under both state and federal rules of civil procedure.