Bruce Bjerke counsels clients in business transactions, including the acquisition or sale of companies. For the past 30 years, he has handled hundreds of these transactions for clients such as Avista Corporation, Puget Sound Energy, Starbucks Corporation, Microsoft, Red Lion Hotels, Security Properties, Inc. and Bristol Bay Native Corporation. He has also represented hotel owners, franchisors, franchisees and management companies in the whole range of hotel-related acquisitions, financings and business agreements.
Bruce has served on boards of directors for businesses, including as chairman and president of Riddell Williams P.S.; chairman of the board of directors, West Coast Hotels; and as a member of the board of directors of Paramount Hotels and Coast Hotels USA.
He is an Oxford Rhodes Scholar