Join OWLS for two unique business development coaching sessions with consultant, Marilyn Richards of Richards Consulting Group. Ms. Richards comes to OWLS via a Portland litigation firm, and she has valuable advice for developing your practice. Ms. Richards will provide two – one hour sessions that include time for Q&A. The first is June 30 at 10 am, […]

I’ve Been F’d: Furloughed, Fired, and Foiled Have you been furloughed, fired, or foiled? Have you had a hard time finding work? Do you expect to be fired or laid off in the future? Queen’s Bench, the Multnomah County Chapter of the Oregon Women Lawyers and the OWLS Membership Committee would like to help. Beginning […]

You are invited to join a small group discussion with some Introvert Lawyers Committee members. Following our popular book club for Brené Brown’s Dare to Lead facilitated by committee member Berry Kruijning, we want to talk books! In this Zoom hangout, feel free to share your favorite book or a book you think would benefit the group. If you […]

Title:             Oregon Law Student Zoom Check-Ins – South Asian Bar Association (SABA) of Oregon:  Networking in a Pandemic About:           Please join the Oregon affinity bar associations as they host a series of Zoom check-in meetings with Oregon law students on various law and law-practice related topics.  At this second Zoom meeting, the South Asian Bar Association (SABA) […]

Addressing Trauma and Interpersonal Violence: Finding Peace during the Pandemic This program is brought to you by the OWLS Working Parents Committee. October 6, Noon, Zoom 1 hour of MHSU CLE Credit Pending Many members of our legal community find this time is incredibly challenging, stressful, and bordering on unmanageable some days. Research tells us […]

How to take advantage of the student loan relief in CARES Act  Thursday 10/8/2020 at 3:00-4:00 p.m. Zoom- link will be shared after registration Attendees will learn about the details of the student loan relief in CARES Act, the basics of financial planning, and how to marry the two to make money work for you. […]

October 13, 2020 – Mult. Co. Circuit Court Judge Kelly Skye – TBA   2020  SPEAKER SERIES:  DIFFICULT DECISIONS Each calendar year, the Queen’s Bench monthly speaker series events focus on a different theme. During 2020, we will explore difficult legal decisions.  Everyone is welcome – you need not be a member to attend our events.  

November 10, 2020 – Self-represented Parties: a View from the Bench Please join Queen’s Bench at the federal courthouse (Portland) on November 10, 2020 at noon for three different judges’ perspectives on handling pro se litigants in and outside the courtroom. Multnomah County Circuit Court Judge Patricia McGuire, Oregon Tax Court Judge Robert Manicke, and Magistrate […]