October 2021 Bar Bulletin
By Judge James Rogers
October brings some major changes to King County Superior Court. We will have added new judges, elected a new Presiding Judge for 2022, and our backlog reduction plan is in full swing.
Our New Judges. We welcome our newest judges succeeding Susan Craighead and Julie Spector. They are Judge Jason Poydras, from King County District Court, and Matthew Segal, a partner at the Pacifica Law Group. They are the twelfth and thirteenth appointments since I was elected Presiding Judge in 2019, one indication of the continuing change on our bench. Shortly after...