Payton assists clients in business matters, including Employee Stock Ownership Plans (ESOPs), and in litigation.
In her business practice, Payton focuses on general corporate transactions as well as the design, implementation and operation of ESOPs. She also has experience representing municipal government and public finance clients in tax-advantaged financing and general municipal law and finance.
Payton’s litigation practice focuses on commercial litigation, including commercial contracts, intellectual property, employment defense and tort cases.
- Washington, 2015
- J.D., Gonzaga University School of Law (magna cum laude), 2015
- Gonzaga Journal of International Law, Associate Editor
- CALI Excellence for the Future Award Recipient
- Dean's Honor Roll
- B.A., Gonzaga University, 2010