Special events at the Court are highlighted here.
The Fall 2012 Administration of Oath of Attorney Ceremony begins with remarks by Chief Justice Barbara Madsen, followed by the presentation of law clerks, former externs and friends, administration of oaths, and welcome of new admittees.
Justice Barbara Madsen was sworn in as Chief Justice of the Washington State Supreme Court, becoming the state's 55th Chief Justice, as well as the 2nd woman, to hold the position. The Washington Courts announcement is here, and we also provide TVW's coverage of the event.
Mr. Mike Madden, Esq., discusses Sofie v. Fireboard Corp. Justice Robert Utter (retired), the author of the opinion, provides closing remarks.
Mr. Ron Carpenter, Esq., Washington Supreme Court Clerk, discusses:
Judge Robert J. Doran (retired) discusses Seattle School District No. 1 v. State.
Justice Debra Stephens discusses Darrin v. Gould.
Mr. Egil Krogh, Senior Fellow on Leadership, Ethics, and Integrity, Center for the Study of the Presidency and Congress discusses lessons learned during his time in the Nixon administration.