Occupation: Senior Attorney, Southern Oregon Public Defender, Inc., Medford, Oregon
Occupational Background: Certified Law Clerk, Bakker, Bender & Karpinski, Portland, Oregon; Law Clerk, Thomas J. Greif, P.C., Portland, Oregon; Research Assistant, University of Oregon School of Law, Eugene, Oregon; Research and Publications Coordinator, Public Forestry Foundation, Eugene, Oregon
Educational Background: Lake Oswego Schools; Bachelor of Arts, University of Oregon; Juris Doctorate, University of Oregon School of Law
Prior Governmental Experience: None
EXPERIENCED: Represented thousands of indigent clients in criminal and juvenile cases; conducted numerous judge and jury trials; past misdemeanor attorney supervisor/trainer; currently senior attorney in charge of juvenile division representing children and parents in dependency and termination of parental rights cases
DEDICATED TO THE COMMUNITY: High School Regional Mock Trial Competition Coach, Judge & Regional Coordinator; Big Brother/Big Sister Program; Legal Tent at Stand Down Program at V.A. Domiciliary; Phoenix/Talent Little League Baseball Coach; Kids Unlimited/Rotary Youth Basketball Program Coach; Oregon Criminal Defense Lawyers Association: President 2004-05; Jackson County Bar Association: President 2007; Oregon Women Lawyers: Board of Directors 1999-2001; State Criminal Justice Advisory Committee 2004-07; Oregon State Bar House of Delegates 2007; Rogue Women Lawyers: Treasurer 2000-present; Center for NonProfit Legal Services Board of Directors 2007-present; Medford Rogue Rotary Club
ENDORSEMENTS: Raymond White, Jackson County Circuit Court Judge; Lorenzo Mejia, Jackson County Circuit Court Judge; Rebecca Orf, Jackson County Circuit Court Judge; William Purdy, Jackson County Circuit Court Judge; Patricia Crain, Jackson County Circuit Court Judge; Ross Davis, Senior Judge; Beth Heckert, Jackson County Chief Deputy District Attorney; Judi Harper, Jackson County Senior Deputy District Attorney; Rita Sullivan, Director, OnTrack, Inc.; Debra F.J. Lee, Director, Center for NonProfit Legal Services, Inc.; Jim Adams; Fraternal Order of the Police, Southern Oregon Lodge 15
"In the race for Position 8, Greif seems the clear choice." Mail Tribune Editorial 4/27/08.
"Our vote will be for Greif." Upper Rogue Independent Editorial 4/29/08.
For more information, please visit www.lisagreif.com
(This information furnished by Committee to Elect Lisa Greif.)