About The TCBA

The TCBA Board of Directors invite you to join the Thurston County Bar Association! Our Association has served the lawyers of Thurston County and adjoining counties for many years.  Our membership includes 400 Lawyers practicing in all disciplines for both the private and public sector.  As well, we enjoy the company of many members of the Judiciary to include members of the Supreme Court at our events.  In addition to professional camaraderie, membership brings many benefits, to include affordable continuing education (CLE credits), resource guide for you and your clients, and a bi-monthly newsletter offering articles, announcements, and advertisements that cater directly to the Legal Community.

The goals of the TCBA include keeping our membership up-to-date with local changes in the law and practice standards, as well as fostering better communication and understanding of our different roles in the legal system.  The TCBA serves it’s members by bringing high-quality CLE presentations, as well as providing a directory of our members and their areas of practice. Finally, it instills a sense of civil pride and action throughout our community.

Meet the 2018-2019 Board of Directors

Mark Wheeler, President
Bean, Gentry, Wheeler, & Peternell

Laura Murphy, President-Elect
Laura M. Murphy, PLLC

Patrick O’Connor, Secretary
Office of Assigned Counsel

Jim Laukkonen, Treasurer
Laukkonen Law, PLLC

Trevor Zandell, Immediate Past President
Phillips Burgess, PLLC

Megan Card, Board Member
Rodgers Kee Card & Strophy, P.S.

Terry Church, Board Member
Church Rietzke, PLLC

Christopher John Coker, Board Member
Younglove & Coker, PLLC

William B. Pope, Board Member
Pope, Houser & Barnes, PLLC

Leonard K. Lucenko, Jr., Board Member
Connolly Tacon Meserve

Jackson Maynard, Jr., Board Member
Washington State Senate

Heidi Raedel Magaro, Board Member
Bauer Pitman Snyder Huff Lifetime Legal, PLLC

Jill CarterAbout the TCBA & Current Board of Directors