Judge of the Circuit Court

Dave Delsman photo


Occupation: Trial Attorney

Occupational Background: Attorney 1992 to present; worked through college and law school as a logger and railroader.

Educational Background: University of Oregon School of Law, Juris Doctor, 1992; University of Oregon, Bachelor of Science (Political Science and Economics), 1988; Dallas High School, Dallas, Oregon

Prior Governmental Experience: Judge, Lebanon Peer Court; Intern, Oregon House of Representatives; Intern, U.S. Bankruptcy Court, Eugene

Community Service:

  • Linn County Mediation Services, Board Member
  • Classroom Law Project
  • West Albany High School Mock Trial Coach
  • Regional Coordinator - Albany Regiona
  • l Competition
  • Boy Scouts of America - Troop 99 Albany
  • Chairman, St. Mary’s School Advisory Council

Legal Experience: Trial attorney for 17 years, including:

  • Civil Litigation
  • Criminal Trials
  • Family Law
  • Probate
  • Appeals
Personal: Native Oregonian; Married to Kathleen 17 years; two sons, Ben and Alex

“I am pleased to support Dave Delsman. I know him and his family well. Dave has the integrity, energy and most importantly, experience in all areas of the law to be an outstanding Circuit Judge.”

Sharon Konopa, Mayor of Albany

“Serving with Dave on the St. Mary’s School Advisory Council has shown me that he has experience and uncompromising integrity, making him the best choice for Linn County Judge.”

Stuart Conser, Business Owner

“Dave is a devoted family man. He has integrity, solid judgment and common sense. His energy, experience and dedication to justice make him the right choice for Linn County Judge.”

Larry J. Johnson, Former Linn County Commissioner

“Dave will be a great judge for the people. He has the work ethic, character and temperament to fit the job that judges do every day.”

Everett Blehm, Linn County Sheriff’s Deputy, Retired

“Dave’s pleasant, even temperament, objective sense of fairness and solid common sense, along with his varied personal and professional experience, make him very well qualified to serve as judge.”

Locke A. Williams, Circuit Court Judge

(This information furnished by Committee to Elect Dave Delsman.)

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