Business Transactions and Organizations
Estate and Business Planning
Probate and Trust Administration
University of Oregon School of Law, J.D. (1976)
(Order of the Coif)
University of Oregon, B.A. (1973)
(Phi Beta Kappa)
Art has been a partner at Hershner Hunter since 1980.
As a trusted advisor to many prominent Oregon businesses, Art works with clients on a wide range of business matters, including real estate, financing, mergers and acquisitions and other business transactions, as well as entity organization and planning.
Art has particular expertise in business succession planning and estate planning. He advises many family businesses, helping achieve their long term goals, including organizing ownership to operate efficiently, saving unnecessary taxes, meeting the financial needs of the owners and smoothly transitioning to the next generation. Art also helps individuals and families with estate and tax planning matters.
Working with trustees and personal representatives, Art provides experienced counsel, supporting smooth and efficient probate and trust administration work.
Art frequently speaks to professional groups on business and estate planning issues. He is a member and past president of the Eugene-Springfield Tax Association and a member of the Eugene Estate Planning Council.
A native of Eugene, Art has three grown children. He spends his free time staying in shape for lots of hiking, climbing, and backpacking. Art is particularly noted for his skill in igloo building during winter outings in the Oregon Cascades.