Jolie Russo

Pro Tem Instructor, United States Magistrate Judge

Jolie Russo
Pro Tem Instructor, United States Magistrate Judge

Phone:
Email: Jolie_Russo@ord.uscourts.gov

About

EDUCATION: LEWIS AND CLARK SCHOOL OF LAW
• Doctor of Jurisprudence
LEWIS AND CLARK COLLEGE
• Bachelor of Science, Psychology and Sociology

LEGAL EMPLOYMENT:
U.S. DISTRICT COURT OF OREGON Portland, Oregon
Senior Staff Attorney to the Honorable Chief Judge Ann Aiken 1988 – 2016
Staff Attorney to the Honorable Chief Judge James Redden
UNIVERSITY OF OREGON SCHOOL OF LAW Portland and Eugene, Oregon
Assistant Professor, Adjunct Faculty–Judicial Externship 2004 – Present
Assistant Professor, Adjunct Faculty–Writing in the Practice of Law
LEWIS AND CLARK SCHOOL OF LAW Portland, Oregon
Assistant Professor, Adjunct Faculty–Judicial Externship/Legal Writing 2006 – 2008
BULLIVANT HOUSER BAILEY LLP Vancouver, Washington
Summer Associate
NINTH CIRCUIT COURT OF APPEALS Portland, Oregon
Extern/Judicial Law Clerk to the Honorable Judge Otto Skopil
U.S. ATTORNEY’S OFFICE Portland, Oregon
Law Clerk

PROFESSIONAL SERVICE:
Federal Bar Association, Oregon Chapter - Past President and Board Member
U.S. District of Oregon, Local Rules Advisory Committee - Member
Federal Criminal Procedure and Practice Committee - Member
Bench Bar Innovations (Technology) Statewide Workgroup - Member
U.S. District of Oregon Newsletter - Editor and Publisher
Oregon Women Lawyers (OWLS) - Board Member and Member at Large
Multnomah County Bar Association - Board Member and Court Liaison Committee Member
Frederick Douglass Moot Court - Organizer and Judge
Martin Luther King Jr. Oral Advocacy Competition - Organizer and Judge
Federal Judicial Center - Court Web Education Series:
•Best Practices Management of Pro Se Litigation Docket
•Section 1983 Litigation
•Criminal Procedure Update
•Ethics
•Neuroscience
•Motions to Suppress Court Ordered Electronic Surveillance
Guest Speaker:
• Civil Rights CLE
• Local Rules CLE
• Pro Bono CLE (Volunteer Attorney Program in U.S. District Court and Appellate Court)
• Federal Bar Association: Federal Practice and Procedure Seminar
• Federal Bar Association: Introduction to Federal Court
CLE Developer/Coordinator and/or Presenter:
• U.S. Supreme Court Case Review – Civil Rights
• Annual Civil Rights CLE
• Pro Bono Volunteer Lawyer CLE and Training
• Annual Oregon State Bar Trial College
• Annual Training on Revised Local Civil and Criminal Rules (State-Wide)
• Annual District of Oregon “Take Your Child to Work Day” Program
• Haggerty Civil Rights Mentor Program for High School Students
• “Behind the Robes” Program for Disadvantaged High School Students
• District of Oregon New Law Clerks, Judicial Externs, and Volunteer Attorneys Program
• OSB New Lawyer Mentoring Program
• Judge James Burn’s Federal Practice Award Committee
• Becoming a Better Supervisor (Competency-Based Performance Management)
• 2015 Oregon Law Review Symposium: Innovations in the Law

COMMUNITY INVOLVEMENT:
Portland Women’s Crisis Center -Volunteer and Board Member
Portland Public Schools - Site Council Member and Chair
Portland Citizens Review Board - Member and Panel Chair
Portland Neighborhood House - Volunteer and Mediator

 



Jolie Russo
Pro Tem Instructor, United States Magistrate Judge

Phone:

Email:
Jolie_Russo@ord.uscourts.gov