Saalfeld Griggs PC Announces New Partner

Saalfeld Griggs is pleased to announce that Eric Tweed has become a partner in the firm effective January 1, 2022.

Eric Tweed joined the firm in 2014 and his practice is focused on business law. Eric’s typical engagements include business sales and acquisitions, commercial contracts, corporate governance, and trademark registration and licensing matters. Eric is a member of the firm’s dental and veterinary law industry group and a significant portion of this practice involves advising clients in practice transitions, practice start-ups, and the creation of dental or veterinary service organizations. Eric works closely with clients to understand the legal issues facing their business and industry generally and he takes a practical approach to legal issues in order to assist clients in reaching their business goals.  Eric is licensed in Oregon, Washington, Idaho and Alaska.

Eric also draws on his background in non-profit management to assist non-profit organizations of all kinds, both as legal counsel and as a volunteer board member. As a musician and songwriter, Eric enjoys advising clients in the creative industries on how best to protect the art they create. Eric became a lawyer to help clients understand the legal considerations of running a business and to help them evaluate potential opportunities. In becoming a partner, Eric looks forward to continuing to serve the firm’s clients with their business law needs.

Eric currently serves as a board member of NW Human Services. He and his wife live in Salem with their two young children.


Saalfeld Griggs PC is a respected business law firm with clients in Oregon, the Pacific Northwest, and beyond. Based in Salem, Oregon, the firm handles complex legal matters in litigation, corporate law, business transactions, employment law, employee benefits and executive compensation, estate planning, and real estate and land use. The firm values close working relationships with its clients for whom they develop practical and cost-effective legal strategies. For more information, please visit

Eric Tweed is a partner in the Business & Taxation Law practice group and a member of the Dental Practices Team. The information in this article is not intended to provide legal advice. For professional consultation, please contact Eric Tweed at Saalfeld Griggs PC.  503.399.1070.  © 2022 Saalfeld Griggs PC