Of the 209 candidates who took the Winter 2021 Lawyer Bar Exam, 132 candidates passed. Congratulations! The full pass list is below. A Al-Abdal, Ghdeer Edo Rsho • EverettAlonzo, Selena Catherine • Austin, TXAndrews, Brian Harold • Walla WallaAppleby, Liudmila Ottovna • GreenbankAppleyard, Robert Maurice • Kingston B Balagot, Darlene Ramos • Dededo, GUBierbrauer, AmandaContinue reading “Winter 2021 Lawyer Bar Exam Pass List”
COLUMN > multistate exam in Washington, D.C., and the all essay exam in Washington state at the Meydenbauer Center. I also remember being so wiped at the end of the exam that I drove onto a freeway off-ramp and narrowly avoided a significant car accident!
The cover story of this issue is an in-depth interview with Washington Supreme Court Chief Justice Steven González, the first person of color in this role, by Lakewood Municipal Court Judge Lisa H. Mansfield.
LET US HEAR FROM YOU! We welcome letters to the editor on issues presented in the magazine. The full letters to the editor policy is available at http://www.wsba.org/news-events/Bar-News. Email letters to email@example.com. . . . News From Oregon As the WSBA and its sub-entities become more political—maybe even too political—the recent decision in Crowe v.Continue reading “June 2021 > Inbox”
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A wide-ranging interview with Chief Justice Steven C. González by Hon. Lisa H. Mansfield
What started as a blockchain-based game allowing users to trade and sell virtual kittens has grown into a diverse—and sometimes wild—online marketplace
THESE NOTICES OF THE IMPOSITION OF DISCIPLINARY SANCTIONS AND ACTIONS are published pursuant to Rule 3.5(c) of the Washington Supreme Court Rules for Enforcement of Lawyer Conduct. Active links to directory listings, RPC definitions, and documents related to the disciplinary matter can be found by viewing the online version of Washington State Bar News atContinue reading “June 2021 > Discipline & Other Regulatory Notices”
Annually, the Washington State Bar Association publishes a report on Washington’s discipline system. This report summarizes the activities of the system’s constituents, including the Office of Disciplinary Counsel (ODC), the WSBA’s Office of General Counsel (OGC), the Disciplinary Board, hearing officers, and the Client Protection Fund. The report also provides statistical information about discipline forContinue reading “2020 Snapshot > WSBA Discipline System Annual Report”
COLUMN > In April, I experienced for the first time what I had envisioned—and had been eagerly looking forward to—during my WSBA presidency: an in-person Board of Governors meeting. Now, to be sure, “in person” looked and felt much different than in the past but, for the first time in more than a year, a small group of us gathered in the same room to conduct the Bar’s business and to commune.