King County District Court
Shoreline Division, Position One
Education: Seattle University School of Law graduate;
University of Washington, Bachelor of Arts; Ingraham High School
Occupation: Superior Court Commissioner, King County Superior
Court, 20 years
Commissioner Les Ponomarchuk is uniquely qualified for Shoreline
District Court Judge because of his experience, integrity, and record of
accomplishment as a judicial officer. Born and raised in north King
County, Les is a proud and involved member of our local community.
For the past 20 years, Les has served with distinction as a Superior
Court Commissioner. In fact, Les was the first criminal law Commissioner
in King County. On the Bench, Les has presided over more than 80,000
cases in virtually every area of the law handling heavy, critical
caseloads. Commissioner Ponomarchukís record of judicial experience,
while ensuring access to justice, is simply unmatched by his opponent in
this important election.
Throughout his career, Les has earned an excellent reputation on the
Bench for his fairness, objectivity, and dedication to the law in court
and in the community. And, thatís precisely why so many judges,
commissioners, and community leaders are supporting Les Ponomarchuk.
As our next Shoreline District Court Judge, we can count on Les to bring
a new, vigorous, and balanced approach to the Court. Les Ponomarchuk is
the experienced choice - the best choice - for Shoreline District Court.
We humbly ask for your vote. Thank you.
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