General Election: November 6, 2018

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Jennifer Rancourt


Snohomish County District Court

Cascade Division, Position One

Jennifer RancourtLegal/Judicial Experience: Judge Pro-Tem, Marysville and Everett, 2009-present; Attorney, Admitted to the Washington State Bar Association 2000, Admitted to the Tulalip Tribal Bar 2016

Other Professional Experience: Washington State Clemency and Pardons Board, 2011-present (Chair 2012-present); Auditor of Defense Services, Mt. Vernon and Burlington 2017-present

Education: Bachelor of Arts, Magna Cum Laude, Western Washington University, 1997; Juris Doctorate, with honors, University of Washington, 2000

Community Service: Member of the Board of Directors of Boys & Girls Clubs of Snohomish County, Associate Board of Camp Fire of Snohomish County, Everett Rotary, Stanwood Elementary Parent Teacher Organization

Statement: My reputation for being professional, hardworking, firm and fair has earned me widespread support from our community.

In a recent Snohomish County Bar Association poll, an overwhelming 87% of local lawyers and judges surveyed ranked me as their top choice for this position. I am the only candidate endorsed by the vast majority of our county’s Superior, Municipal, and District Court judges.

As a long-time Snohomish County resident, and a wife and mother raising two young children, I care deeply about the health and safety of our community. With 17+ years of experience as a trial attorney, I have a strong understanding of the law and courtroom procedure. In my various roles as a neutral decision maker, I consistently ask difficult questions and do not hesitate to make the tough calls, while ensuring everyone is heard and treated with respect. As your judge, I will never forget that I work for you.

Endorsements: Sheriff Trenary, County Executive Somers, County Councilmembers Wright, Low, Ryan, and Sullivan, Marysville Police Officer’s Association, Marysville Firefighters Local 3219, Local 1811-PA Snohomish County Deputy Prosecutors, Republicans, Democrats, and community leaders. See for a complete list. Thank you for your support.

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Opponent: Jennifer Rancourt  
 , Bremerton, WA
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