Membership in the Deschutes County Bar Association is open to Oregon State Bar members in good standing who live or work in Deschutes County. There are no dues.
Contact a DCBA representative for information.
Deschutes County Bar Association
Board of Directors and Committees
Eric Taylor, President
David Doyle, Director
Megan Burgess, Treasurer
Alison Filo, Secretary
Alycia Sykora, Director
Emmanuel Miller, Immediate Past President
Kathryn Olney & Elizabeth Oshel, Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Committee Chairs
Christian Malone, Social Committee Chair
David Rosen, Access to Justice Committee Liaison
Alycia Sykora, CLE & Special Events Committee Chair
Board of Director Meetings
Board meetings are open to members.
Board meetings are held via video/telephone until further notice.
The next board meeting will be scheduled Zoom.
DCBA CLEs are $15. Register with name and bar number to firstname.lastname@example.org. Registration required 48 hours before the CLE. Payment must be received before the CLE.
January 20 - 12:00 to 1:00 - WebEx only.
Annual State of the Circuit Court with
Presiding Judge Wells B. Ashby and
Trial Court Administrator Angie Curtis. One general CLE credit pending.
February 24 - 12:00 to 1:15 - WebEx only.
Gregory Nokes, the author of Breaking Chains: Slavery on Trial in the Oregon Territory, will join Rakeem Washington and Deschutes County Circuit Court Judge Raymond Crutchley for this Black History Month discussion. Breaking Chains details Holmes v. Ford (1853), a child-custody case in which a father successfully sued his former owner. The book is available at local bookstores or order directly from the author for a signed copy. One Access to Justice CLE credit pending. No dues, no fee for this CLE.