Birch Horton Bittner & Cherot.
Birch Horton Bittner & Cherot is pleased to announce that Sarah A. Badten and Kristy A. Garrett have joined the firm in its Anchorage office
Badten joined the firm January 1, 2017. Badten's litigation practice has a primary focus on representing homeowner and condominium associations, as well as advising on contract and real estate disputes, creditor rights, secured transactions, landlord-tenant law (landlords), employment law, and commercial litigation Badten has been a partner/ member at Groh Eggers, LLC for the past four years and was an associate for the previous five years. Prior to joining Groh Eggers, Badten was an associate in the litigation department at Dunn Carney in Portland, Oregon, after receiving her JD from Willamette University College of Law in 2006.
Garrett joined the firm November 21, 2016. Garrett's transactional practice has a primary focus on real estate finance, commercial transactions, and corporate governance. Garrett practiced with the national firm of Dickinson Wright, PLLC in their Troy, Michigan, office as both an associate and Of Counsel for three years. Prior to returning to Dickinson Wright in 2014, she served as in-house counsel for TD Bank for seven years, representing her clients in the areas of real estate finance, regulatory compliance, corporate governance, and creditor's rights law. She received her JD from Wayne State College of Law in 2006