Jerry Fish '82 is a partner at Stoel Rives LLP in Portland, Oregon. A former geology and oceanography teacher, he concentrates his practice in natural resources law, with an emphasis on matters relating to oil and gas exploration and storage, hydroelectric project relicensing and compliance, and mining for gold, silver, copper, coal and industrial minerals. He has authored numerous articles and is a frequent speaker on natural resources law issues. A member of the Missouri, Oregon and Washington state bars, he has been listed in The Best Lawyers in America for the past ten years. Prior to going to law, school, Fish received his bachelor’s in geology from Princeton University and an MAT from the University of Chicago.