General Election: November 6, 2018


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Joe Campagna

 

King County District Court

Shoreline Division, Position One


Joe CampagnaEducation: J.D., Vermont Law School, magna cum laude, 2005; B.A., Houghton College, summa cum laude, 2000

Occupation: State and federal trial attorney and Judge Pro Tem

Statement:
Joe Campagna is an accomplished trial attorney who represents ordinary people. He practices in state and federal courts handling a great variety of criminal and civil cases. He also serves as a Judge Pro Tem in District and Municipal Courts. Joe is the only candidate rated “Exceptionally Well Qualified” by five independent Bar Associations.

Joe believes that judges should treat everyone with respect – everyone – no matter what their circumstances. Joe is known for his calm, patient demeanor and will be the kind of judge we deserve – experienced and professional.

As our communities change, the challenges posed by addiction, mental illness and homelessness will require innovative solutions. Joe has the experience, energy, and broad community support to make our court part of those solutions.

Endorsements: 50+ judges; all nine Washington Supreme Court justices; Shoreline and Lake Forest Park Councilmembers Scully, McConnell, McGlashan, Roberts, Chang, Phillips, Kassover; Kenmore Mayor David Baker and Deputy Mayor Nigel Herbig; Sen. Maralyn Chase; Reps. Ruth Kagi, Cindy Ryu, Javier Valdez, Gerry Pollet; County Councilmember Rod Dembowski; King County Democrats; 32nd and 46th LD Democrats; Metropolitan Democratic Club; MLKC Labor Council; IAM 751; Painters & Allied Trades; PNW Regional Council of Carpenters; ATU 587


 
Official web site: www.campagnaforjudge.com | Facebook
Email:  campagnaforjudge@gmail.com
 

Opponent: Les Ponomarchuk
 
Candidate ratings:

ORGANIZATION JOE
CAMPAGNA
LES
PONOMARCHUK
Cardozo Society Exceptionally
Well Qualified
 
King County Bar Association Exceptionally
Well Qualified
Exceptionally
Well Qualified
Joint Asian Judicial
Evaluations Committee
Well Qualified  
Latina/o Bar Association
of Washington
Exceptionally
Well Qualified
 
Loren Miller
Bar Association
Exceptionally
Well Qualified
 
QLaw: The GLBT Bar
Association of Washington
Well Qualified  
Washington Women Lawyers Exceptionally
Well Qualified
 

 

Newspaper endorsements (click paper for details):

NEWSPAPER JOE
CAMPAGNA
LES
PONOMARCHUK
The Stranger  

 
 

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