Judge of the Circuit Court
David F. (Dave) Paul
Occupation: Senior Deputy District Attorney
Occupational Background: 24 years Prosecutor; Instructor National Advocacy Center; Welder
Educational Background: University of Oregon B.A.; Gonzaga School of Law J.D.
Prior Governmental Experience: Clackamas Methamphetamine Enforcement Team; Community Prosecution Team; Clackamas Community Court; Supervisor Trial Units; Oregon District Attorney Legislative Committee; Oregon State Bar Criminal Law Handbook Author.
"DAVE PAUL IS CLEARLY THE MOST QUALIFIED CANDIDATE IN THE RACE. AN EXCELLENT PROSECUTOR, HE WILL BE A SUPERB JUDGE."
Judge Deanne L. Darling, Judge Eve Miller and Judge Douglas Van Dyk, Clackamas County Circuit Court
Jim O'Leary (ret)
Pat Detloff (ret)
Ris Bradshaw (ret)
Bill Brooks (ret)
8 Mayors, including Charlotte Lehan, Linda Malone and Melody Thompson
Clackamas Professional Firefighters Local #1159, Tony Cordie, Vice President
Joan Smith, Oregon Impact
Cyndie and Peter Glazer
John Hakanson, President Emeritus, CCC
Sharon O'Shea, Victims Assistance Director (ret)
Wayne Scott, House Majority Leader
"A judge should be fair, balanced and apply the law. We must be firm with offenders and demand accountability. Courts should be responsive to victims, communities and families."
Dave has 24 years experience in the courtroom trying the most serious cases, including Measure 11 crimes and Aggravated Murder. He is committed to seeking justice for crime victims and families. Experienced with Juvenile and Family law representing the rights of children. That is why Dave is endorsed by Sheriff Craig Roberts, three retired sheriffs, and six police chiefs.
Dave is a nationally recognized leader in forming partnerships with the community, businesses and law enforcement to reduce crime and improve neighborhoods by combining civil and criminal law to prosecute meth dealers and close drug houses.
FIRM FAIR EXPERIENCED
(This information furnished by Committee to Elect Dave Paul for Clackamas County Circuit Court Judge.)