2019 OMJA/OJPA FALL CONFERENCE AGENDA

Hood River Inn

1108 E Marina Way

Hood River, OR 97014

Room reservations:   800-828-7873

Deadline for room discount is September 10, 2019


All locations in Columbia Room unless otherwise noted

 

WEDNESDAY, September 25, 2019

  

TIME                                SESSION / PRESENTER

 

10:30 a.m. - Noon         Registration, conference check-in


Noon - 1:00 p.m.           Opening luncheon

 

1:00 p.m - 1:10 p.m.     Conference  welcome: 

                                         Hon. Laraine McNiece, OMJA

                                         Hon. Kathy Stinnett, OJPA

 

1:10 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.    Community Courts:

                                         Hon. Greg Gill, Presiding Judge, Eugene Municipal  

                                         Court

                                         Hon. Ashlee Wiese, Junction City Municipal Court

                                         Suzanne Bruce, Assistant Prosecutor

                                         Sgt. Julie Smith, Eugene PD, Downtown/Outreach Tm.

 

3:00 p.m. - 3:15 p.m,.    Break

 

3:15 p.m. - 4:00p.m.      Legal issues regarding animals

                                          David Rosengard, Staff Attorney, Criminal 

                                          Justice Program

 

4:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.     Contempt/collection procedures Q&A

                                          Hon. Steve Todd, Multnomah County

                                          Circuit Court


DINNER: ON YOUR OWN


Thursday, September 26, 2019

 

6:30 a.m. - 8:00 a.m.      Breakfast buffet

 

8:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.    2019 Legislative update

                                           Hon. Carl Myers        

                                           Patrick Sieng, Association of Oregon Counties Staff       

                                           Rob Bovett, Association of Oregon Counties Staff  

 

10:00 a.m. - 10:15 a.m.  Break

 

10:15 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.  Legislative updates   – continued

 

11:30 a.m. - noon           General Membership Meetings    

                                           (Rooms to be announced)

 

Noon – 1:00 p.m.            Lunch buffet

 

1:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.      Trauma-related issues regarding defendants:    

                                           Hon. Thomas Peachy

 

3:00 p.m. - 3:15 p.m.      Break


3:15 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.      Collection issues and indigent defendants:

                                           Kit Morgan, Umatilla County Legal Aid   

                                           Emily Teplin Fox, Legal Aid     

                                           J. Ashlee Albies, Legal Aid

 

5:30 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.      NO HOST RECEPTION - Shoreline Room

  

DINNER: ON YOUR OWN


Friday, September 27, 2019


6:30 a.m. - 8:00 a.m.       Breakfast buffet

 

8:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.     Working with indigent defendants

                                           Mat Dos Santos, ACLU

 

10:00 a.m. - 10:15 a.m.   Break

 

10:15 a.m. - 11:15 a.m.   Mental health issues for lawyers

                                            Doug Querin, Oregon Attorney Assistance 

                                            Program

 

11:30 a.m. - Noon            Working  with homeless individuals 

                                            Michael Day, Oregon City PD

 

Noon                                  ADJOURN


OMJA OFFICERS (2019)

     

President: Hon. Laraine McNiece (West  Linn)

Vice President: Hon. Michael J. O’Brien (Tigard)

Treasurer: Honorable Rod Grafe (Gladstone, Troutdale, Fairview) 

Secretary: Hon. Thomas Creasing, Jr. (Hermiston)


BOARD OF DIRECTORS (2019)


Hon. Phil Williams (Coburg)

Hon. Carl Myers (Keizer) 

Hon. Jane Aiken (Salem)
Hon. Martin Fisher (Cottage Grove) 

Hon. Gary Milliman (Brookings) 

Hon. Stan Butterfield (Turner)
Hon. Cynthia Phillips (Scappoose)   



2019 OMJA/OJPA FALL CONFERENCE

SEPTEMBER 25-27 (Wednesday-Friday) 

Hood River Inn /Best Western

1108 E. Marina Way 

Hood River, OR 97014 


Call 541-386-2200 or toll free 800-828-7873  to register for a room.

Or  register online at: 


To register for the conference, fill out and return the form below via snailmail.


Agenda and conference materials will be posted.


2019 Annual General meeting: 11:30  a.m. on September 25th at the conference in Hood River.  All members are  urged to attend and participate.  The agenda will include a proposed increase in annual dues and the election of new officers. 


North side of Mt. Hood (M.J. O'Brien)
North side of Mt. Hood (M.J. O'Brien)

2019 OMJA/OJPA Annual Fall Conference

Registration and Information

 

Date: September 25-27

Location:  Hood River Inn / Best Western

1108 E. Marina Way 

Hood River, OR 97014 

To reserve accommodations:

The cutoff for the hotel registration discount is September 10, 2019.  Call the hotel directly to make reservations at the number above and ask for the OMJA/OJPA Conference room block OMJA discount, or register online.


Conference attendance fee: 

  • $225 for OMJA members whose dues are current for  calendar year 2019 (1/1/19 to 12/31/19) and OJPA members
  • $275 for all others.
  • OMJA dues: $125 (calendar year 2019)


Name:________________________________________________Court:__________________________

Address: _____________________________________________Email:__________________________

______________________________________________________Phone:__________________________

6-digit OSB No. (if applicable): __ __ __ __ __ __


I enclose a check, payable to “OMJA,” for:

o $225 conference fee (if 2019 OMJA dues paid in full) or members of OJPA

o $275 conference fee for all others 

o $125 membership dues for 2019 calendar year (1/1/19 to 12/31/19)

o $350 conference fee and 2019 membership dues


Mail completed form and your check to: 


Rod Grafe

PO Box 16723 

Portland, OR 97292


NOTE:  The agenda and conference materials will be posted at a Dropbox  location to be provided via the listserve. Members may join the  listserve by contacting Judge Thomas Creasing at:

judgehobbit@charter.net


Fore directions and more information about the Hood River Inn / Best Western

http://www.hoodriverinn.com/

OMJA Officers and Board of Directors (2019)

With jurisdictions served

President:  Hon. Laraine McNiece (Oregon City)

Vice President: Hon. Michael O’Brien (Tigard)
Secretary: Hon. Tom Creasing (Hermiston)
Treasurer:  Hon. Rod Grafe (Gladstone, Troutdale, Fairview)  

Hon. Phil Williams
Hon. Carl Myers (Keizer)
Hon. Jane Aiken (Salem)

Hon. Martin Fisher (Cottage Grove)
Hon. Gary Milliman (Brookings)
Hon. Stan Butterfield (Turner)

Hon. Cynthia Phillips (Scappoose)
 

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