How are you doing out there?! Oregon Women Lawyers is here for you. We are very aware that many of us are overwhelmed right now. Quite a few of us are working from home for the first time (at least on a regular basis), some of us are trying to navigate virtual meetings with clients […]

April 14, 2020 – COVID-19 IN THE COURTS Few things have disrupted the judiciary in such a widespread manner as the current pandemic of COVID-19. Multnomah County Circuit Court, the United States District Court for the District of Oregon, and Oregon Supreme Court Justice Martha Walters have issued different orders and supplemental directives on the […]

Introverts: Let’s come together for an informal conversation! Whether you enjoy working from home or find it a challenge (or both!), we can benefit from building community with other introverted OWLS members throughout Oregon to share ideas and unwind. Feel free to bring your favorite snack or beverage to the conversation.   To help foster […]

How are you doing out there?! Oregon Women Lawyers is here for you. We are very aware that many of us are overwhelmed right now. Quite a few of us are working from home for the first time (at least on a regular basis), some of us are trying to navigate virtual meetings with clients […]

Save the Date: More details to follow.   Building Resiliency During Uncertain Times Speakers- Shari R Pearlman, LCSW, JD OAAP Assistant Director, Karen Neri, JD, MA-MCFC candidate, OAAP Attorney Counselor. Register Here   

Oregon Attorney Assistance Program & Oregon Women Lawyers Presents The Thirteenth Annual Wellness Retreat for Lawyers Identifying as Women or Outside the Binary For Complete Details, See Flyer    UPDATE: Description ***Due to our concern for the health and safety of our lawyers, and our desire to minimize risk and spreading of COVID19, we have […]

Please stay tuned to changes to this event due to the COVID-19 outbreak. May 12, 2020 – DEATH WITH DIGNITY  “Life, Liberty and the pursuit of Happiness” as laid out in the United States Declaration of Independence are just three examples of the “unalienable Rights” with which all people are endowed.  They form a moral […]

Save the Date: This event is a continuation of the OWLS Leadership Committee’s Pay Up Programming. Stay tunes for updates on the event and registration.

JUNE 9, 2020 – SILENT NO MORE The number of employment retaliation claims filed with the EEOC has increased almost every year since 1997, from 18,198 new claims in FY 1997 up to 39,469 new claims in FY 2018. Retaliation claims are incorporated into 49% of all claims received by the agency. Now more than […]