News

July 31, 2015

 

SCBA EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR

POSITION VACANCY


The Board of Trustees of the Spokane County Bar Association is accepting applications for the position of Executive Director. Duties include overall management of the SCBA and Volunteer Lawyers Program operations, hiring and supervision of a staff of 5-6, working with the SCBA and VLP Board of Trustees, managing finances for both SCBA and VLP, organizing SCBA/VLP membership events and functions, and representing the SCBA membership at events and in the community.

 

Qualified applicants must have strong management and organizational skills as well as being an excellent communicator. Applicants must have a demonstrated ability to work under pressure and multitask. Bookkeeping/accounting experience and a working knowledge of the legal system or legal assistant/paralegal experience preferred. Grant writing experience is desirable. Some travel is required.

 

To apply, please email a resume, cover letter, and a list of references to info@spokanebar.org with the subject line “SCBA Executive Director Position.” The deadline for submission of applications is Thursday, August 20, 2015. Qualified applicants will be contacted for an interview after the deadline. All submissions will be kept strictly confidential.

 

July 20, 2015

 

SUPERIOR COURT FILING FEES INCREASE ON SOME FAMILY LAW MATTERS



Pursuant to Senate Bill 5631, effective July 24, 2015, the filing fee on the following types of matters will be increased to $314:

 

•  Divorce,

•  Legal Separation, and

•  Invalidity of Marriage.