(Salem, OR) — Governor Kitzhaber today announced the appointment of David E. Delsman to fill the vacancy on the Linn County Circuit Court created by the recent election of Judge James C. Egan to the Oregon Court of Appeals.
“Dave Delsman has broad experience in criminal and civil litigation and brings a demonstrated commitment to ensuring access to justice for all,” said Governor Kitzhaber. “I am confident that he will serve the citizens of Linn County and the State of Oregon with distinction.”
Mr. Delsman received both his Bachelor of Science in political science and his Doctor of Jurisprudence from the University of Oregon. After graduating with his law degree, Mr. Delsman opened a solo practice in Albany, where he became a seasoned criminal and civil litigator with a reputation for being professional and remaining even-tempered under pressure.
A former chairman of St. Mary’s School Advisory Committee, Mr. Delsman volunteers with the Classroom Law Project and serves as the regional coordinator for the West Albany Mock Trial Program. He also has served on the Linn County Court Security Advisory Committee and was a board member of the Linn County Victim Offender and Reconciliation and Mediation Services.
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