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2023 Executive Committee Announcement

The Disability Law Section is pleased to announce our 2023 Executive Committee members and meeting schedule.

2023 Executive Committee

Chair – Debra Maryanov

Vice Chair – Rebecca Babarsky

Treasurer – Emily Fox

Secretary – Emily Cooper

Members at Large – Tiffany Blackmon, Terisa Page

Meeting Schedule

The Executive Committee Meetings will be held virtually from 12:15 – 1:15pm on the second Wednesday of every other month, beginning on February 8, 2023. Meetings are open to the public, and time is reserved during the meeting for input/questions. To join the meeting, please email a current executive committee member or the Bar for the Zoom link.

OMLA 2022 Social & Fundraising Auction!

Oregon Minority Lawyers Association’s 2022 Social & Fundraising Auction!

Save the date for the Oregon Minority Lawyers Association’s 2022 Social & Fundraising Auction! OMLA is a 501 (c)(3) charitable organization that supports Oregon’s minority legal community. This event raises funds to provide scholarships to minority law school graduates dedicated to serving the people of Oregon.

Date: Thursday, December 1, 2022
Time: 5:30 pm-7:30pm
Place: Schwabe Williamson & Wyatt
1211 SW 5th Ave #1900
Portland, OR 97204

For more information and to register, visit

988 – Mental Health Crisis Alternative to 911 is Live

“People experiencing a mental health crisis have a new way to reach out for help in the U.S. Starting [July 16th, 2022], they can simply call or text the numbers 9-8-8.

Modeled after 911, the new three-digit 988 Suicide & Crisis Lifeline is designed to be a memorable and quick number that connects people who are suicidal or in any other mental health crisis to a trained mental health professional.”

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