Pro Bono Scholarship Program

Details and Application (deadline 10/25):  pro bono

 2017 Oregon District Court Report

2017 District of Oregon Report

Haggerty Scholars Program

The FBA Oregon Chapter Ancer Haggerty Scholars Program offers current high school juniors an opportunity to explore their interests in law and civil rights.  Scholars selected for the program are recognized at the annual FBA Oregon Chapter dinner to kick off the program.  Program participants then meet with a local attorney mentor, visit one or more law offices (such as a law firm, government prosecutor, or defender’s office) during a week over the summer break, and attend law and civil rights events during the 2017-2018 school year.

For more information about Judge Haggerty’s career, see the U.S. District Court Historical Society pages here and  here.

Eligibility requirements: The Haggerty Scholars Program is for current high school juniors (graduating in 2018) with an interest in law and civil rights. Students must be willing to attend the annual FBA Oregon Chapter dinner on May 25, 2017 with a parent or teacher, meet with an attorney mentor on a regular basis, visit legal workplaces during one week over the summer break, and attend law and civil rights events during the 2017-2018 school year.

How to apply: Submit a completed application no later than April 14, 2017, to:, or Bryan Beel, Perkins Coie LLP, 1120 NW Couch Street, Tenth Floor, Portland, OR, 97209.  Application is here:  haggerty-scholars-application-2017-2018.

The Minutes of the Board Meetings of the Oregon FBA

2017 May Minutes

2017 April Minutes

2017 March Minutes

2017 January Minutes

2016 December Minutes

2016 November Minutes

2016 October Minutes

Who was Wallace McCamant?

The remarks of the Hon. Judge O’Scannlain at the October 2016 FBA Lunch are available for your reading enjoyment: wallace-mccamant.

Missed our April luncheon?

View the presentation for free here:

Additional resources:

These are Judge Ashmanskas’s tips excerpted in the Spring 2008 newsletter.

Support for Federal Judicial Salary Restoration Act:

Letter to Senator Smith

Letter to Senator Wyden

9th Circuit Rules Amendments July, 2007:

Amendments – Effective July 1, 2007

Courtroom 21 Trial Technology Course

Courtroom 21 Oregon Introduction

Courtroom 21 Oregon Course Description

Courtroom 21 Oregon Application

Organizational Documents of the FBA Oregon Chapter

Articles of Incorporation

2015 Constitution and Bylaws

FBA Membership Plan

2 thoughts on “Resources

  1. I am looking for an attorney who is familiar with family law and adoption issues. My great grand daughter was placed in Foster Care after I told DHS that I would take her to live with me until her mother was out of prison.

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