Judge of the Circuit Court

Charlie Bailey photo

Charlie Bailey

Occupation: Deputy District Attorney, Washington County District Attorney's Office

Occupational Background: Deputy District Attorney, Washington County District Attorney's Office (1998-present); Judicial Clerk, James Ellis, Multnomah County Presiding Judge (1997-1998); Legislative Aide, Rep. Tom Brian (1995 & 1997); U.S. NAVY, USS Nimitz (1986-1989).

Educational Background: Oregon School of Law, J.D. (1996); University of Oregon, B.S. (1992).

Prior Governmental Experience: Prosecution of child abuse, person crimes, juvenile, identity theft, and felony drug cases involving methamphetamine.

Personal: Raised in Washington County. Currently resides in Beaverton with his wife of 15 years and three children.


"Charlie's dedicated work on behalf of victims and his belief in fairness and personal accountability have earned him my endorsement for Washington County judge. "
Bob Hermann, Washington County District Attorney

Charlie's concern for the safety of Washington County will continue as circuit court judge. Working with child abuse and domestic violence victims, Charlie has seen the impact drugs like methamphetamine have on the lives of victims and offenders. As judge, he will ensure offenders are held accountable and victims are protected.

"Charlie Bailey is clearly qualified to do the work of a circuit court judge." Michael J. McElligott, Circuit Court Judge, Washington County.


Domestic Violence Resource Center (DVRC) Board, 2001-present, chair 2004-present
Beaverton Area Little League Board, 2004-present
Coach and manager in youth sports programs
Court Appointed Special Advocate for Children (CASA)
Local and statewide speaker on child abuse issues
United States Navy, 1986-1989


Rob Gordon, Sheriff, Washington County
Nancy Campbell, Circuit Court Judge, Washington County
Bob Hermann, District Attorney, Washington County
David G. Bishop, Chief of Police, Beaverton Police Department
James R. Ellis, Senior Judge
Hillsboro Police Officer's Association
Beaverton Police Association
Tigard Police Officers' Association
Cornelius Police Officer's Association
Forest Grove Police Officer's Association

(This information furnished by Committee to Elect Charlie Bailey for Judge.)

Elections Division, Oregon Secretary of State • 136 State Capitol • Salem, OR 97310-0722