Other Committees, Councils and Interest Groups
These listings include, where applicable, the committee Chair, Secretary, Public Member, Advisory Member, and the Board of Governors, OSB, and PLF liaison.
Bar Press Broadcasters Council
Provide a means of communication among the OSB, Oregon Newspaper Publishers Association and Oregon Association of Broadcasters.
Meets 3-4 times a year on Saturday, 10:00 a.m. at the OSB.
|Underhill, Rodney Dale||Chairperson|
|Hon Albrecht, Cheryl A||Member|
|Bray, Douglas Marion||Member|
|Jacobs, Chad A||Member|
|Ludwig, Lisa J||Member|
|Meek, Daniel W||Member|
|Olsen, Dan R||Member|
|Hon Thompson, Kirsten E||Member|
|Young, Lawrence R||Member|
|O'Connor, Maureen Claire||BOG Contact|
|Walsh, Kateri||Bar Liaison|
Federal Practice & Procedure
Liaison between the membership and the Federal Judiciary.
Currently meets the 2nd Wednesday of every other month, 12:00 noon at the Portland Law Collective LLP.
|Haile, Benjamin Wright||Chairperson|
|Elken, Marjorie A||Secretary|
|Baldock, James Stanley||Member|
|Bennett, J Channing||Member|
|Hon Brown, Anna J||Member|
|Farrell, Timothy MB||Member|
|Gartner, Nadine A||Member|
|Haddad, Joseph J||Member|
|Keith, Calvin L||Member|
|Lora, Sarah S E||Member|
|McConnell, Kevin Ray||Member|
|McGlone, Edward S||Member|
|Meserow, Nancy J||Member|
|Zusman, Kelly Alexandre||Member|
|Wade, David||BOG Contact|
|Hicks, Martha M||Bar Liaison|
Judicial Administration — Website
Advise BOG on judicial selection and administration issues.
Currently meets the 1st Thursday of every month 3:30-5:00 p.m. at the OSB.
|Nordyke, Vanessa A||Chairperson|
|Boutin, Roderick A||Secretary|
|Hunsaker, Danielle J||Member|
|Johnson, Dexter A||Member|
|Hon Leggert, Terry Ann||Member|
|McGrath, Michael Thomas||Member|
|O'Brien, Danielle J||Member|
|Paris, Wendy J||Member|
|Sewell, Travis Taylor||Member|
|Wright, Theresa L||Member|
|Piluso, Carla C||Public Member|
|Prestwich, Travis S||BOG Contact|
|Grabe, Susan Evans||Bar Liaison|
Preserve and communicate the history of the OSB to interested groups.
Meets on Saturday 3-4 times a year, 10:30 a.m. at various locations.
|Dougherty, Mary L||Chairperson|
|von Ter Stegge, Katharine||Secretary|
|Anderson, Mary Anne||Member|
|Aoyagi, Robyn Ridler||Member|
|Chin, Bill Y||Member|
|Farr, Mary Ellen Page||Member|
|Hull, Rachel Lynn||Member|
|Pfeiffer, Jamie Lynn||Member|
|Wright, Elizabeth D||Member|
|Martinez, Paul||Public Member|
|Mullen, Jay||Public Member|
|Heysell, R Ray||BOG Contact|
|Nickell, Paul||Bar Liaison|
Assist with expansion of services to low-income clients in civil matters.
Currently meets the first Tuesday of every other month at 12:00 p.m. at Schwabe, Williamson & Wyatt PC.
|Sawyer, Justin C||Secretary|
|Bateman, Sara A||Member|
|Hanks, Virginia M||Member|
|Orem, Joshua R||Member|
|Richards, Gabrielle D||Member|
|Robbins, Meagan E||Member|
|Strauhull, Jonathan P||Member|
|Templet, Sommer J||Member|
|Thompson, Andrea H||Member|
|Van Camp, Elijah||Member|
|Williamson, Meredith Lee||Member|
|Crawford, Maya||Advisory Member|
|Ray, Traci Renee||Advisory Member|
|Ehlers, Patrick Joseph||BOG Contact|
|Petrecca, Catherine||Bar Liaison|
Procedure & Practice
Study, monitor, and recommend changes in procedures governing civil cases in Oregon.
Currently meets at Tonkon Torp on various Thursdays.
|Posner, Jason L||Chairperson|
|Pistacchio, Jason M||Secretary|
|Bachofner, John R||Member|
|Berman, Steven C||Member|
|Cowley, Craig M||Member|
|Doyle, Dirk E||Member|
|Gerber, Susan R||Member|
|Jackson, Neil W||Member|
|Kafoury, Jason Llewellyn||Member|
|Lewton, Michael C||Member|
|Olson, Steven D||Member|
|Rowan, Matthew Alan||Member|
|Shults, Emily Q||Member|
|Tahir, Melissa Lopeman||Member|
|Kohlhoff, Theresa M||BOG Contact|
|Shields, Matthew||Bar Liaison|
Quality of Life – Website
Educate lawyers and firms about the benefits of balancing personal life and career obligations.
Meets second Thursday of every other month, except July and August, at 12:30 p.m. at OSB.
|Decker, Heather Wright||Chairperson|
|Marcotrigiano, Eva M||Secretary|
|Miller, Amy Saeger||Secretary|
|Dukelow, Kyle B||Member|
|Elliott, Cody J||Member|
|Reid, Michael B||Member|
|Stannard, Mindy S||Member|
|Villella, Anne E||Member|
|Tempey, Damon F||Public Member|
|Flynn, Adina R||Advisory Member|
|O'Connor, Maureen Claire||BOG Contact|
|Hanson, Tanya R||PLF Liaison|
|Wolff, George D||Bar Liaison|
State Lawyers Assistance
Investigate and resolve complaints about lawyers whose conduct impairs their ability to practice law.
Currently meets on the 4th Thursday every month, 4:00 p.m. at the OSB.
|Lusk, Robert M||Chairperson|
|Francisco, Vaden B||Member|
|Lucey, Kevin E||Member|
|Merrill, Gretchen Gunn||Member|
|Parsons, John D||Member|
|Seidel, Michael W||Member|
|Welch, Bryan R||Member|
|Whitlock, Richard C||Member|
|Harrington, Bernadette||Public Member|
|Versteeg, Edward B||Public Member|
|Kehoe, Matthew H||BOG Contact|
|Querin, Douglas S||OAAP Liaison|
|Hollister, Amber Autumn||Bar Liaison|
Uniform Jury Instructions-Civil
Develop uniform jury instructions for use in civil trials.
Currently meets the third Thursday of every month from 6 pm to 9 pm at various locations.
|Houston, Holli K||Chairperson|
|Malmsheimer, Matthew E||Secretary|
|Angeli, Courtney W||Member|
|Casper, Michael A||Member|
|Devlin, John Thomas||Member|
|Heinson, Timothy J||Member|
|Hunking, Jennifer L||Member|
|Powers, Thomas B||Member|
|Rounds, Christopher B||Member|
|Schwimmer, John A||Member|
|Skelton, Jason A||Member|
|Smith, Julie A||Member|
|Vacura, Julie R||Member|
|West McCall, Kristen||Member|
|Young, John C||Member|
|Emerick, Hunter B||BOG Contact|
|Kruschke, Linda L||Bar Liaison|
Uniform Jury Instructions-Criminal
Develop uniform jury instructions for use in criminal trials.
Alternating random Thursday and Saturday of every month, 10:00 a.m. on Saturday, 6 p.m. on Thursday, at OSB.
|Davis, Kara K||Chairperson|
|Hon Leggert, Terry Ann||Secretary|
|Barnett, Russell S||Member|
|Engelsman, Stephanie J||Member|
|Glenn, Kelly Rose||Member|
|Nelson, Justin W||Member|
|Porter, William Bryan||Member|
|Hon Price, Steven L||Member|
|Quale, Courtney L||Member|
|Short, Jason Glenn||Member|
|Washington, Michael R||Member|
|Knight, Ethan D||BOG Contact|
|Land, Dean P||Bar Liaison|