A PRIMER ON PREVENTION (Editors note: By Prevention Works of Clallam County. For more information, see www.preventionworkscc.org ) We invite you to help create a Five Year Plan to prevent child abuse and neglect, substance abuse and violence in Clallam County. We trust that together we will be able to agree on the most pressing […]
Clallam County lawyers served several dozen people in need of legal services at the first Project Homeless Connect on January 28, 2010. Lawyers and agencies providing legal services at the event were: Northwest Justice Project, Steve Robbins, Clallam County Public Defenders, Harry Gasnick, Jonathan Feste, Loren Oakley, Charley Commeree and Doug Kresl, private attorney Joe […]
Feb 5 — Court Clerk and Court Administrator, Barbara Christensen and Melinda Clevenger will speak to the bar to discuss their areas, recent changes and suggestions for practice procedures. Feb 19 — Electronic Discovery — Will Payne — 1.0 hour approval pending — Discuss the recent changes and additions to FRCP and WA position on […]
Per Ms. Clevenger, Court Administrator: CHINS/YAR moves to Wednesday at 0830 as of March 1; Juvenile Dependency Calendar moves to Wednesday at 0900 as of March 1; Juvenile Offender Calendar moves to 0900 Thursday as of March 1.
Peter O. Casey, LICSW, MSW, MA, and Executive Director of the Peninsula Community Mental Health Center, is pleased to announce the start of his private practice treating general mental health issues. He has over thirty years experience working with adults suffering from anxiety or depression, with either brief therapy or longer more in-depth work. He also […]
Please be advised that Carol Mortensen will be withdrawing from the Juvenile Offender Consortium Agreement effective March 5, 2010. If you are interested in a fixed number of Juvenile conflict cases for a flat fee, please submit a letter of interest to the court no later than February 19, 2010.
Peacekeepers, the Port Angeles High School peer mediation program, is looking for adult volunteers and student mediators. Attorneys, mediators and other adults interest in mediation, are needed to serve as supervisory committee members, and/or trainers. Peacekeepers is a PAHS program, but is maintained by school staff/administration and non-school community members. The primary functions for the […]
The Quileute Tribal Council is currently accepting proposals to provide Public Defender service to the Quileute Tribal Court. The selected applicant will enter into a Personal Service Agreement with the Tribe. This is a part time position on contract. Interested parties will submit a detailed proposal, including expectations of hourly compensation and availability. A complete […]
ClallamCountyBar.com welcomes Will Payne as as the 2010 bar President. Chris Koenig is the president elect for 2011.
Christmas Party and Elections December 18, 2009 5:00 pm to 7:00 pm The Bushwacker Dear members, I would appreciate a response from those anticipating attending the Bar party at the Bushwacker on December 18th. The back room has been reserved and the Bar will provide some tasty bites to eat. Beverages will not be provided […]
DECEMBER 18, 2009 AT 5:00 pm The Bar Christmas Party & Election will be held at the Bushwacker in the back room again this year. The party is scheduled for 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm. The election will be for TWO presidents! President 2010 and president-elect for 2011. Be there or be elected. As prior […]
Cliff, Selinda and I extend thanks and appreciation to those who helped with Clallam Legal this year and those who attended! Pro Bono received a great boost for its budget and we really had a great program this year. Next year, remember that this is the largest fund raiser for Pro Bono. We will be […]
To all practitioners: please take notice of a current email scam running rampant across the country, including Washington. The scam asks for your help in collecting a judgment. They offer you a very large percentage for doing very little work, by accepting payment on the judgment into your trust account, and then the scammers pressure […]
The Washington Supreme Court will hear three oral arguments at the Peninsual College in Port Angeles on October 27, 2009. Below is the case information
Dear Members: 1. Mary Brewer is available as an Adoption Guardian at Litem. If you would like her contact information, please let me know or contact the court administrator. 2. Our local Northwest Justice Project office has a staff attorney position open. I am confident Steve Robins would be happy to answer any questions you […]