2006 Bench/Bar Conference
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Friday, November 10, 2006
Seattle University School of Law, Sullivan Hall
901 12th Ave, Seattle, WA
5.75 General CJE/CLE Credits Approved

Carl E. Forsberg, Forsberg & Umlauf P.S.
Michael J. Trickey, Presiding Judge, King County Superior Court

Attorney Registration Form (PDF) | Judge Registration Form (PDF)


8:00       Registration and coffee
8:15       Welcome
    Carl E. Forsberg, Hon. Michael J. Trickey
    Welcome from Seattle University School of Law: Dean Eric Chiappinelli, Seattle University School of Law

Message from Justice Sandra Day O'Connor
8:30       Reflections on the 2006 Judicial Elections in Washington
    Moderator: John Ruhl, KCBA President; Panelists: Alex Hays, Constitutional Law PAC; Jenny Durkan, Citizens to Uphold the Constitution; Paul Fjelstad , Webmaster, www.votingforjudges.org
9:30       Judicial Campaign Finance Issues
    Panelists: Hon. Laura Middaugh, King County Superior Court; Prof. Joaquin Avila, Seattle University School of Law; Repr. Shay Schual-Berke, Washington House of Representatives; Charles Wiggins, President, American Judicature Society, Washington Chapter
10:30       Break
10:45       Judicial Evaluation Systems
    Panelists: Robert Mitchell, American Judicature Society; Prof. David Brody, Washington State University; Hon. Sharon Armstrong, King County Superior Court
11:45       Break
12:00       E-Filing and ECR OnLine A working lunch
    Panelists: Teresa Bailey, Deputy Director, King County Department of Judicial Administration; Hon. Mary Yu, King County Superior Court
1:00       Break
1:15       Afternoon Breakout Discussions:
    Juvenile and Family Law Center
    Panelists: Caroline Davis, Family Law CASA of King County; Michael Gedeon, Sr. Policy Analyst, King County Office of Management & Budget; Hon. Patricia Clark, King County Superior Court
    Abolish the Local Rules? Use of Unpublished Opinions?
    Panelists: Panelists: Karen Koehler, Stritmatter Kessler Whelan Coluccio; Susan McIntosh, Forsberg & Umlauf P.S.
2:30       Wrap up - Report on afternoon break-out discussions; consider and compile a list of follow-up tasks
3:00       Adjourn; please return conference evaluation forms

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