Primary Election: August 7, 2018

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Randy Brandt


Spokane County District Court

Position One

Randy Brandt

Legal/Judicial Experience: Attorney 1988; Law Practice civil and criminal; US Court of Appeals 1991; U.S. Supreme Court 1993; Judge Pro-Tem 1993-2003; Commissioner 2003-2009; OAH Judge 2010-2011; District Court Judge 2011-2014; Presiding Judge 2014; State and County Bar Associations;

Other Professional Experience: Former Business owner, Real Estate Brokerage, 60 agents; Honorary Fairchild Bar Association; Life Insurance and Funeral Director License

Education: GU-BA 1974; Gonzaga Law School 1988, Washington State Judicial College(X3), Citizens Police Academy

Community Service: President, Law Enforcement Museum; Central Lions Club; Honorary Commander, Fairchild Air Force Base; Former Exchange Club, Spokane River Association and Camp Fire Boys and Girls.

Statement: A lifelong Spokane resident, Randy Brandt brings extensive life, business, legal and judicial experience to the bench. He became licensed in Real Estate in 1974, Escrow Officer, then Attorney in 1988. Serving as Judge Pro-tem for ten years, then Court Commissioner for seven years, Administrative Law Judge for two years then District Court Judge for five years. He was elected Presiding Judge by his peer Judges. He brought efficiency and innovation to the Court. Randy represented the District Court in the early stages of Criminal Justice Reform and received the Distinguished Public Service Award from Spokane County.

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Opponents:  Patrick Johnson, Lynden Smithson
, Bremerton, WA
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