Who loves a hands-on project that directly helps deserving people and literally builds community? Please join us on Saturday, April 29 for a Habitat for Humanity Build. You don’t need prior construction experience, just a willingness to pitch in. The build site is in NE Portland. Space for this event is limited – only 15 […]

Register online here. Road to the Bench is a unique program designed to assist future judicial candidates in the application and appointment process. This is a great opportunity to learn about judicial opportunities regardless of where you are in your career (as well as meet other attorneys from around Southern and Central Oregon). Anyone interested […]

Although many contract attorneys and those hiring them assume that contract attorneys are working as independent contractors, the distinction between the two categories is one that is ripe for misunderstanding. It is crucial that both parties understand the distinction and act accordingly. This month we will hear from employment attorney Lisa C. Brown of Bullard […]

The Invincible Professional Woman: Find Your Blind Spots, Reveal Your Power You’re an intelligent, motivated, competent woman, but behind closed doors, a feeling of unfulfilled potential gnaws at you. You are not alone. Many accomplished women just like you face the world with power. Yet, secretly, they feel unseen or unsatisfied. There’s a reason for […]

The board wants to celebrate the newest chapter of OWLS with a reception at the White Buffalo in Hood River on Friday, May 5 at 5:30 p.m. Bring your colleagues and meet with OWLS board from Bend, Portland, Lake Oswego and Salem. Refreshments provided. RSVP (yes-only) requested.

A panel will discuss the topic of why women are running so many government law offices. Panelists include Multnomah County Attorney Jenny Madkour, Portland City Attorney Tracy Reeve and Metro Attorney Allison Keen. The program will be moderated by Assistant Attorney General Xiomara Torres-Mattson. Everyone is welcome to attend the monthly luncheons of Queen’s Bench, […]

OWLS, Markowitz Herbold PC, Lane Powell and Ball Janik are proud to sponsor 2017’s Rainmaking & Career Development Mentoring Circle. This is a substantive program designed to help lawyers seeking to improve their rainmaking skills! There is no cost to participate. DESCRIPTION Our theme for this year’s program is “The Life Cycle of Rainmaking: How […]