EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNTY

Job Title:
Executive Director
Reports to:
Board of Trustees

Status:
Exempt Full Time/PT
Direct Reports:
Multiple

Salary Range:
$70,000 – $90,000
Date Closing:
May 15, 2024

The Spokane County Bar Association (SCBA) and Spokane County Bar Volunteer Lawyers Program (SCBVLP) seek an inspirational and community-minded leader to serve as the Executive Director for both organizations. As a professional membership organization, the SCBA seeks to enhance the integrity and competence of the legal community and to pursue greater access to justice for all county residents. Its companion organization, the SCBVLP, is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit that recruits volunteer attorneys to …Read More

2022 Judicial Candidate Evaluation Results

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

2022 JUDICIAL CANDIDATE EVALUATION RESULTS

The Spokane County Bar Association releases findings for Judicial Candidates

(SPOKANE – August 12, 2022) The Spokane County Bar Association (SCBA) has released the results of the Judicial Candidates Evaluation Panel (Panel) and Bar Poll

The Panel results are as follows:

FINDINGS:

District Court Judge 3
Eric Dooyema                            Well Qualified
Jennifer Zappone                      Exceptionally Well Qualified

District Court – Judge 6
Andrew Biviano                         Exceptionally Well Qualified
Deanna Crull                             Exceptionally Well Qualified

The Bar Poll results are as follows:

Nearly 21% of SCBA Members participated in the Bar …Read More

Footnotes for Dues Article in May 9th Issue of Calendar Call

[1] U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics. CPI Inflation Calculator. https://www.bls.gov/data/inflation_calculator.htm. Accessed 4 May 2022.

[2] Per the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, prices of goods in February 2022 were 7.9% higher than in February 2021. U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics. 12 April 2022. Economic News Release: Consumer Price Index Summary. https://www.bls.gov/news.release/cpi.nr0.htm.

[3] Id.

[4] Wiseman, P., et al. 12 April 2022. “US inflation jumped 8.5% in past year, highest since 1981.” ABC News. https://abcnews.go.com/Business/wireStory/us-inflation-jumped-85-past-year-highest-1981-84030399.

[5] Smialek, J. 24 March 2022. “Is America’s Economy Entering a New Normal?” New York …Read More

Updated Notices/Orders from the Courts Related to CoronaVirus and Court Closures

Received from the City of Spokane:

Spokane Municipal Court – E-file Instructions

Emergency Order – Second Superseding – Civil Infractions – 2020-11

Emergency Order – Third Superseding – Criminal Matters – 2020-09

Emergency Order – Third Superseding – Probation Operations 2020-10

Spokane Municipal – Emergency Order 2020-01 – Administrative

Spokane Municipal Court – Emergency Order – Revised Sixth Superseding – Criminal Matters – Added 01/08/2021

 

Received from Spokane County District Court :

SCDC Emergency Administrative Order No. 10

SCDC Emergency Administrative Order No. 11

SCDC Emergency Administrative Order No. 12 – Added 11/18/2020

SCDC Emergency Administrative …Read More

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