© 2019 Washington State Superior Court Judge's Association

The Legislative Committee is charged with:

  • Draft proposed legislation as directed by the Board of Trustees.

  • Review proposed legislation to determine the SCJA position.

  • Represent the SCJA before the Legislature.

  • Maintain a liaison with members of the Legislature.

  • Maintain a liaison with the Governor’s office, state and local governmental entities, and the Washington State Bar Association concerning legislative matters.

  • Direct the activities of the Association’s Legislative Representative.

Committee Members:

Judge Eric Z. Lucas

Judge Nicole A. G. Phelps

Comm. Michelle L. Ressa

Judge Roger Rogoff

Comm. Rachelle Anderson

Judge Harold D. Clarke, III

Judge Blaine G. Gibson

Judge Gretchen Leanderson

Judge Kitty-Ann van Doorninck

Judge Mary Sue Wilson

WAJCA and AWSCA Liaison:

Dennis Rabidou

WAJCA Liaison:

Jack Murphy

Legislative Representative:

Tom Parker

AOC Contact:

Crissy Anderson

Admin. Office of the Courts

PO Box 41170

Olympia, WA  98504-1170



Committee Co-Chairs – Judge Sean O’Donnell, and Judge Stephen Warning