Jamieson Appointed as Lawyer Representative to the Ninth Circuit
Lane Powell Shareholder Brewster Jamieson has been appointed to serve a three-year term as Lawyer Representative to the Ninth Circuit for the United States District Court for the District of Alaska. His term begins October 1, 2010. Lawyer Representatives are chosen to serve three-year terms representing attorneys practicing in each of the Ninth Circuit’s 15 districts in nine western states and two Pacific Island jurisdictions. Lawyer Representatives play an important role in the administration of justice in the circuit. Currently, 168 Lawyer Representatives work to foster open communications between judges and attorneys, and provide support and advice in the functioning of the courts.