Congratulations to Local Hero Rebecca Glasgow

Deputy solicitor general is honored for her many years of leadership in the legal community. Congratulations to Olympia attorney Rebecca Glasgow, who recently received the WSBA’s Local Hero Award! WSBA President Patrick Palace presented the award at a luncheon on Jan. 23; fellow Olympia attorney Alexander Frix was also honored with a Local Hero Award […]

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Congratulations to Local Hero Alexander Frix

Olympia attorney is honored for his work in creating the Pacific Northwest’s first veterans court. Congratulations to Olympia attorney Alexander Frix, who recently received the WSBA’s Local Hero Award! WSBA President Patrick Palace presented the award at a luncheon on Jan. 23; fellow Olympia attorney Rebecca Glasgow was also honored with a Local Hero Award […]

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NWSidebar: One Year Later

WSBA Executive Director Paula Littlewood reviews NWSidebar’s first year. This same time last year I was welcoming you to this blog, excited about our addition of this communications tool aimed at fostering conversations and greater sharing of ideas and opinions. We hoped to learn more about what the legal community wants to talk about and […]

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NWSidebar Turns 1!

Thank YOU for making NWSidebar a huge success! NWSidebar celebrates its first anniversary today (read our first post)! Our first year of creating a welcoming, useful, dynamic, and engaging communication forum for contributors and readers has been a huge success. In fact, in September, NWSidebar was honored with the National Association of Bar Executives’ 2013 […]

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Friday 5: The 2013 WSBA 50-Year Member Luncheon

Congratulations to our 44 members who celebrate 50 years of WSBA membership in 2013! View highlights from the ceremony now. Congratulations to our 44 members who celebrate 50 years of WSBA membership in 2013! You can read about the 50-year member luncheon and see the full roster of names in the November 2013 issue of NWLawyer, […]

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Meet the WSBA’s 2013 Outstanding Young Lawyer

Jacob Brennan is the recipient of the Outstanding Young Lawyer Award. This year’s Awards Program will be held on Sept. 26. Jacob Brennan is the recipient of the Outstanding Young Lawyer Award that is given annually by WSBA. This year’s Awards Program, where Jacob will receive his award, will be held on Sept. 26. Q. […]

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Congratulations to Robert Smith, recipient of a Professionalism in Practice Award

Read more about attorney Robert Smith and the PIP Award. WSBA’s Professionalism Committee wishes to congratulate Robert Smith, a recipient of the Committee’s Professionalism in Practice Award! Robert is a partner at Advocates Law Group, where he counsels behavioral healthcare providers and agencies on compliance with HIPAA regulations and other areas of regulation. Robert “has […]

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Help WSBA Celebrate the Best!

Do you know someone who is making a positive difference in the legal community? Nominate them for a WSBA Award! Next Tuesday, April 30, is the deadline to submit a nomination for WSBA’s annual awards, which celebrate excellence in professionalism, diversity, service and courage. Do you know someone who is making a positive difference in […]

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Honoring the Legacy of Chuck Goldmark

Register now for the Goldmark Award Luncheon! The 2013 Goldwark Award honoree is Judge Anne Ellington. It was 28 years ago that Chuck Goldmark, working with a team that included Greg Dallaire, Lowell Halverson, Rita Bender, Jack Dean, 9th Circuit Court of Appeals Judge M. Margaret McKeown, and Supreme Court Justice Robert Utter, among others, […]

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2012 Annual Award Recipients

On September 20, 2012, members of the legal community enjoyed an evening of inspiration, celebrating the accomplishments of the 2012 WSBA award recipients. The following awards were presented. Get to know our outstanding awards recipients by watching the video below, or check out the WSBA Annual Awards page. William Dussealt, Award of Merit Steven Sackmann, Professionalism Award […]

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