ONLD Upcoming Events

Staying Engaged at Work CLE

Co-sponsored by the Mid-Columbia Bar Association
Date: September 6
Time: CLE at 4:00 pm, Social at 5:15 pm
Location: CLE at Hood River Circuit Court - Courtroom 2

Please join the Oregon New Lawyers Division and the Mid-Columbia Bar Association for a free CLE on Mental Health and Attorney Wellness. All OSB members are welcome to attend the CLE. This program has been approved for 1 Mental Health/Substance Abuse credit. Bryan R. Welch, JD, CADC I, an attorney counselor with the OAAP, will share ways that we can stay engaged at work by building compassion satisfaction through resilience. There will be a social to follow the CLE, details regarding location to come. RSVP today at!

Networking at Nite

Co-sponsored by Workers Compensation Going Forward Committee
Date: Wednesday, September 25
Time: 5:30 pm- 7:00 pm
Location: Produce Row

Please join the Oregon New Lawyers Division and the Workers Compensation Going Forward Committee for food, drinks, and an opportunity to connect with peers! For questions, please contact Vanessa Triplett or Nyika Corbett.

Learning the Ropes

Sponsored by the Professional Liability Fund
Date: Wednesday, October 30- Friday, November 1
Location: Oregon Convention Center

The Professional Liability Fund is sponsoring “Learning the Ropes,” a practical skills CLE for newly admitted attorneys and lawyers entering private practice.  The CLE includes information on developing a successful practice and avoiding legal malpractice; practical tips from lawyers and judges; advice on setting up effective office systems; ethics tips; presentations by lawyers working in various practice settings and areas of law; mental health and substance use education; and segments that fulfill your Access to Justice requirements.

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ONLD Annual Meeting and Social

Date: Friday, November 1
Time: 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Location: Coopers Hall, 404 SE 6th Ave, Portland, OR 97214

Please join the ONLD at Coopers Halls in SE Portland as we celebrate the year and vote to elect new Executive Committee members! There will be food, drinks, and opportunity to connect with peers.

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ADA Accommodation

If you would like to request accommodations for a bar meeting or event, please contact Natalie Batiste at as soon as possible but no later than 48 hours before the scheduled event. More information about accommodations can be found here.