Skagit County Superior Court
30+ years; Skagit elected Prosecutor; Assistant Chief Deputy Prosecutor;
Court Arbitrator; private practice in criminal and civil law, including
estate planning, personal injury, commercial disputes, real estate and
Other Professional Experience
Candidate for Judge, WA Ct. Appeals, 2018; seminar speaker, civil
forfeiture & profiteering; trust/investment officer; admitted to
practice in US District Court and Oregon; domestic violence task force;
member, Washington Assoc. of Prosecuting Attorneys.
Law and MBA, Willamette University; B.A., Plattsburgh State.
YMCA, President/board member; literacy volunteer; Big Brothers; Law
Instructor, Skagit Valley College; Indigent Defense Counsel, Skagit
County; student moot court; Chair, Skagit Law and Justice Council.
For 30 years I have helped thousands of Skagit County residents in all
kinds of criminal and civil cases. I have earned a reputation as a fair
minded, reasonable attorney. I am well-versed in the law, knowledgeable,
and believe in respect for all in and out of the court system. I am
dedicated to the pursuit of fair and equal justice.
Justice is hard work. A judge has to listen to all sides before trying
to make a fair decision. My legal experience is extensive. I have
represented people on both sides of virtually every kind of case. I am
best prepared to take on the responsibility of serving as your next
Superior Court Judge.
My goals as Superior Court Judge include: 1) ensuring that our court is
fully accessible to everyone regardless of income, language, or other
challenges, 2) addressing COVID19 issues to ensure open and public court
access, and 3) collaborating with current judges and officials in
efficiently managing county resources related to the administration of
I ask for the privilege of your vote for Superior Court Judge, Position
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