Skip Navigation Links
CLE / Education
For Lawyers
Legal Help
Special Programs
MyKCBA Login

  In Memoriam
Betty Binns Fletcher
(KCBA President 1972-1973)

KCBA is sad to announce that Judge Betty Fletcher passed away October 22. She served as the first female president of the bar in 1972-1973 and she remained active until her death. A memorial service will be held Saturday, November 10, 2012, at 12:00pm at Benaroya Hall in Seattle.

The following are some links of interest about Judge Fletcher's life:

    Fletcher Wins KCBA's 2007 Dwyer Outstanding Jurist Award
Video tribute narrated by Judge Ron Cox

Fletcher Reflections on KCBA's 125th Anniversary
Interview Transcript

US Court of Appeals Statement on Judge Fletcher's Death
10/23/12 Press Release

Seattle Times Obituary
Published October 23, 2012

Judge Betty's Revenge
Excellent 2009 profile by Seattle Weekly's Nina Shapiro

Thank You Betty Fletcher
December 2012 Bar Bulletin Article, By Andrew Prazuch

Betty Binns Fletcher: An Icon Remembered
December 2012 Bar Bulletin Article, By Harry Schneider

December 2012 Bar Bulletin Article

KCBA Twitter Logo KCBA Facebook Logo KCBA LinkedIn Logo KCBA Email Logo

King County Bar Association
1200 5th Ave, Suite 700
Seattle, WA 98101
Main (206) 267-7100
Fax (206) 267-7099

King County Bar Foundation Home Page

Charitable Arm of the Bar

Jewels Page

Pillars of the Bar Page

All rights reserved. All the content of this web site is copyrighted and may be reproduced in any form including digital and print
for any non-commercial purpose so long as this notice remains visible and attached hereto. View full Disclaimer.