Mr. Larkin is a member of Sokol Larkin. His litigation practice concentrates on construction, procurement and design matters, representing sureties, owners, prime contractors, subcontractors and design professionals. Mr. Larkin’s practice also focuses on complex business, corporate, forest products, and real property transactions, litigation, arbitration and mediation. Mr. Larkin has substantial trial and appellate experience in state and federal courts, as well as in the negotiation and finalization of business asset transfers, real estate, collateral security, financing and construction agreements.
In 2009, the Litigation Counsel of America inducted Mr. Larkin into its Trial Lawyers Honorary Society, and in 2017 he was honored again when he became a Senior Fellow in the LCA. Mr. Larkin is also a Fellow in the Construction Lawyers Society of America, as well as the American Bar Foundation.
In 2010, the U.S. District Court of Oregon Historical Society named Mr. Larkin as one of the most distinguished trial lawyers in Oregon. Each year the society honors a group of people who have contributed to the rich history of the Oregon Courts. This year’s recognition is in honor of distinguished trial lawyers in Oregon. Those selected have been identified as individuals who consistently exhibit a high level of trial advocacy and skill, as well as professionalism and integrity.
Oregon Super Lawyers named Mr. Larkin as one of the top lawyers in Construction and Business Litigation for eight years: 2012 – 2014 and 2016 – 2020.
University of Denver, J.D., 1992 University of Michigan, B.A., 1989
Oregon State Court
Washington State Court
Idaho State Court
Alaska State Court
United States District Court for the District of Oregon
United States District Court for the District of Alaska
United States District Court for the District of Idaho
United States District Court for the Western District of Washington
United States District Court for the Eastern District of Washington
United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit
United States Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit
Oregon State Bar Association: Construction Law Section; Aviation Law Section; Litigation Section; Energy, Telecom & Utility Law Section
Alaska State Bar Association
Washington State Bar Association: Construction Law Section; Litigation Section
Idaho State Bar Association
American Bar Association: Tort and Insurance Practice (Fidelity and Surety Law Committee), Litigation Section, Business Law Section, Public Contract Section (2005-Present Oregon State Chair), Forum on Construction Industry
Federal Bar Association