General Election: November 8, 2022

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Eric Dooyema


Spokane County District Court

Position 3

Eric Dooyema

Legal/Judicial Experience: Appointed Spokane County District Court Commissioner 2018; Commissioner Pro Tem Spokane County Superior Court; Judge Pro Tem Pend Oreille County District Court, Stevens County District Court, Spokane Municipal Court, Airway Heights Municipal Court; Administrative Law Judge Washington State; Private Law Practice; Contract Attorney Kalispel and Spokane Tribe of Indians; Assistant Public Defender.

Other Professional Experience: District and Municipal Court Judges Association Council on Independent Courts and Public Outreach Committee.

Education: Juris Doctor, University of South Dakota School of Law; BA Chemistry and Philosophy, Augustana University.

Community Service: Meals on Wheels; 2nd Harvest; GU Veterans Will Clinic; Pilots and Paws; Experimental Aircraft Association Young Eagles Pilot.

Statement: I have spent my entire legal career serving my community and preparing for this position. I serve as your Spokane County District Court Commissioner where I have presided over thousands of District Court cases. The Judges of many other jurisdictions call on me to cover their dockets because they know me and trust me. As an attorney, I handled a great variety of criminal and civil cases. I believe in justice for all and truly love going to the courthouse everyday. I have diverse life, legal, and judicial experience that uniquely qualifies me to serve Spokane County as Judge.

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Opponent: Jenny Zappone
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