Road to the Bench Discussion | Tuesday, May 21 at 12:00 pm

Road to the Bench Discussion with the Honorable Claudia Burton,
the Honorable Mary James, the Honorable Tracy Prall and Liani Reeves

Tuesday, May 21 at 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm
Courtroom of Judge Burton, Marion County Circuit Court 1st floor
100 High Street, Salem OR 97301

For those contemplating a career on the bench to those who appear in front of the bench, this discussion will offer attendees an opportunity to ask questions in an informal and friendly atmosphere. Please join us as our honorable guests from the Marion County Court share their stories and thoughts. Liani Reeves, of the Office of the Governor, will also be on hand to to provide insights into the appointment process. This program is sponsored by the Mary Leonard Law Society, Courthouse Connections, the Marion County Bar Association, and the OWLS Judicial Workgroup.

This program will be preceded by the Mary Leonard Law Society general elections for the 2013-2014 Board Term.

There are several openings on the MLLS board, and we encourage any MLLS members who are interested in filling a position or who have questions about board membership to email us at

Serving on the MLLS board is a great way to network, to get involved in the Salem area legal community, and to promote the MLLS mission of transforming the practice of law and ensuring justice and equality by advancing women and minorities in the legal profession. MLLS offers monthly meetings from September through May each year. Meetings feature presentations by guest speakers, CLEs, social gatherings, and volunteer opportunities. The MLLS board also meets once a month from September through May. Both general meetings and board meetings are typically held on weekdays over the noon hour.

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