Any member of the Oregon State Bar in good standing who resides or works in Deschutes County may become a member of the DCBA. Please contact any DCBA director for more information.

Danielle Lordi
Bryant, Lovlien & Jarvis, P.C.
591 SW Mill View Way
Bend, OR 97702

Ph: (541) 382-4331

Vice President:
David Rosen

Dwyer Williams Potter
1051 NW Bond St., Ste. 310
Bend, OR  97701
Ph: (541) 617-0555

Caroline Ponzini-Beck
Stahancyk, Kent & Hook P.C.
158 NE Greenwood Ave, Ste. 1

Bend OR  97701
Ph: (541) 318-9115

Sarah A. Filcher
Pite Duncan LLP
621 SW Morrison St, Ste 425
Portland OR  97205

Ph: (858) 750-7600 x7636

Immediate Past President:
Peter Christoff
Merrill O'Sullivan LLP
805 SW Industrial Way, Ste. 5
Bend, OR 97702
Ph: (541) 389-1770

Upcoming Meetings and CLEs

Deschutes County Bar Association Events
(Register with Caroline Ponzini-Beck)

Monthly Coffee Hour

  • Where: Café Sintra
  • When: The first Thursday of each month from 7:45 – 8:45 a.m. 

Free coffee and pastries will be provided courtesy of our monthly sponsor. Food or specialty drinks are available for purchase directly from Café Sintra. If you haven’t had an opportunity to join us, please mark your calendars!

Interested in sponsoring a coffee hour?  Please email any of the current DCBA board members for more information.

Other upcoming events:

September 16, 2014
  • Topic: Ethics and Practice Management Update
  • Presenter: Beverly Michaelis, PLF Attorney
  • Credit: .5 Ethics, .5 Practical Skills/General
  • Time: 12:00 p.m. to 1:00 p.m.
  • Location: The Oxford Hotel, 10 Below Restaurant
  • Cost: $20 if registered by September 11, 2014

October 7, 2014

  • The Oregon Supreme Court will visit Bend for a reception at 10 Below Restaurant in the Oxford Hotel after business hours. The following morning, the Oregon Supreme Court will hold oral argument at a Bend high school. Additional details to come.

October 28, 2014

  • Topic: Working with People Over 65: Estates, Gifts, and Trusts
  • Presenter: Bill Buchanan
  • Credit: One Credit Pending
  • Time: 12:00 p.m. to 1:00 p.m.
  • Location: The Oxford Hotel, 10 Below Restaurant
  • Cost: $20 if registered by October 23, 2014

November 18, 2014

  • Topic: State of the Circuit Court
  • Presenter: Presiding Judge Alta J. Brady and Trial Court Administrator Jeff Hall
  • Credit: One Credit Pending
  • Time:  12:00 p.m. to 1:00 p.m.
  • Location:  The Oxford Hotel, 10 Below Restaurant
  • Cost: $20 if registered by November 11, 2014
Bank of the Cascades Scholarship Program
The DCBA offers one free admission to our monthly Lunch/CLE events to unemployed and underemployed lawyers who reside in Deschutes County. To apply, please email a DCBA officer no fewer than seven days before the scheduled CLE. The DCBA does not guarantee that an applicant will receive a ticket.
This opportunity is made possible through a generous donation by Bank of the Cascades. Learn more about the services that Bank of the Cascades offers to Deschutes County lawyers.

  photos by Alycia Sykora

Oregon State Bar

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Oregon Judicial Department

Deschutes County Circuit Court

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