Updated: July 31, 2018

Litigation Section

The Litigation Section strives to be the voice of civil litigators practicing in Washington state. The Section is involved in a wide range of activities that interest those who handle civil matters in superior or federal courts. Activities include review and formal input concerning legislation and rule making. The Section publishes a newsletter that keeps its members updated on current developments and events. Join the Section.

The Litigation Section sponsors an annual midyear seminar, skills training, and an annual Executive Committee dinner meeting with the Washington Supreme Court.

Annual Report
Info Sheet

Litigation Section Executive Committee Elections

Voting in the 2018 Executive Committee elections for the Litigation Section ended on May 31. Here are the newly-elected members for for each position with terms beginning Oct. 1, 2018.

Chair-elect: Vincent Nappo

Secretary/Treasurer: Michael Pfau

At-large Members (Two Positions): Michelle Pham, Eric Gilman

Thank you to all of the candidates!

Executive Committee

ChairPhil Havers
Chair-ElectGreg Hesler
Secretary/TreasurerVinnie Nappo
Immediate Past ChairStephanie Bloomfield
Young Lawyer LiaisonMichelle Pham* (2016-2018)
BOG LiaisonDan Bridges*

Committee Members

Joel Comfort (2018)
Michael Pfau (2018)
Daniel Berner (2019)
Susan Nelson (2019)

*Non-voting member

Please contact subcommittee member for details on their upcoming meeting dates and locations.

For more information and to get involved with the section, please contact Section Chair, Philip J. Havers. To join our list serve and for general questions, please send your email address and Bar number to sections@wsba.org