Hearing Officer Panel
Hearing officers conduct lawyer discipline settlement conferences, lawyer discipline hearings and other functions under the Rules for Enforcement of Lawyer Conduct.
Hearing Officers must:
The Supreme Court appoints hearing officers to the list based on recommendations from the WSBA Board of Governors in consultation with the Disciplinary Selection Panel. The initial appointment is 2 years. Hearing officers may be reappointed for periods of 4 years. We currently have 54 hearing officers.
The Chief Hearing Officer assigns hearing officers from the list to specific cases.
Hearing Officer Handbook (password required to access)
Hearing Officer Travel Arrangement Frequently Asked Questions
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