WSBA governors past and present help out with the ribbon-cutting.

Open House Celebration Unveils WSBA’s Office Renovation

On Jan. 27, 2016, after months of construction and remodeling, we were finally ready to show off the results of our office renovation and new conference center. We’ve reduced our footprint, gained significant savings over the life of our lease, and maximized our office space to make it more accommodating for meetings, CLE seminars and […]

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former WSBA President Jim Vander Stoep

We say goodbye to noted local attorney & past WSBA President Jim Vander Stoep

Distinguished Chehalis attorney and former WSBA President Jim Vander Stoep died on March 8. Vander Stoep practiced law in Chehalis for 53 years and served as bar president in 1989-1990. Longtime partner Rene Remund said Jim was from the generation that believed you have a responsibility to serve more than just yourself. “He took his […]

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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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Weekly Words from President Palace: Week of Jan. 30

Read WSBA President Patrick Palace’s Jan. 30 update. On Saturday, Jan. 25, the day after our Board of Governors meeting, I addressed the  Washington Leadership Institute (WLI) Fellows on the topic of leadership. WLI had “Session 1” of its WLI Leadership Training on the 24th and 25th. Here is the agenda so that you could […]

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