Judge of the Circuit Court
Occupation: Circuit Court Judge, 5th Judicial District, Position 5.
Occupational Background: Trial Attorney for 15 years; private practice (2001-2010); family law attorney (1999-2001); public defender (1995-1999).
Educational Background: University of California at Berkeley, B.A., 1990; Willamette University College of Law, J.D. and Certificate in Dispute Resolution, 1994.
Prior Governmental Experience: None.
JUDGE WEBER IS EXPERIENCED AND RESPECTED
“Katherine’s experience in criminal and family law makes her a tremendous addition to the bench,” Kulongoski said. “Her reputation for fairness, problem-solving and integrity among the bench and bar in Clackamas County is well deserved and will be an asset to the people of Clackamas County for many years to come.”
Governor Ted Kulongoski, The Oregonian, January 21, 2010.
I worked as an active trial attorney in the court system for over 15 years. My experience in criminal and family law cases has provided me with a wide range of knowledge and understanding of the court system and the important role of all participants within the system.
I believe that my strong negotiation and dispute resolution skills assist Clackamas County’s citizens in resolving their disputes. The position of Circuit Court Judge is vital to the community, and I will continue to treat each and every person who appears before me with fairness, dignity and respect.
VOTE TO RETAIN JUDGE KATHERINE WEBER
(This information furnished by Katherine Weber.)