Join OWLS and the Multnomah County Circuit Court judges at the annual Take Your Kids to Work Day noontime event. This is an opportunity for children and youth ages five and up to learn about the court process and justice system through participating in age-appropriate mock trials assisted by lawyers and judges. Children 10 and […]

Join the Clackamas County Bar Association (CCBA), Clackamas Women Lawyers (CWLS)  and Clackamas County Circuit Court judges for Take Your Child to Work Day at noon on Thursday, April 27, for an opportunity for children to visit a courtroom, learn about the court process, and meet judges, lawyers and court staff. Be sure to allow […]

    Friday, April 28, 2017 | 2:00 to 4:30 pm followed by a reception Location: Stoel Rives, 760 SW Ninth Avenue, Goose Hollow Conference Room, 31st Floor, Portland Cost: $25 OWLS Members | $35 Nonmembers Application will be made for 2.5 General Oregon MCLE Credits Matthew Denney, Disability Rights Oregon, Portland Banafsheh Violet Nazari, Nazari […]

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 […]