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Southwest Electoral District

Judge Position No. 5

Elizabeth D. Stephenson

Elizabeth D. Stephenson

P.O. BOX 27113


Education: Juris Doctor - Seattle University School of Law
Occupation: District Court Judge

During the last nineteen years Judge Elizabeth D. Stephenson has demonstrated that she is committed to being a good steward of the responsibilities entrusted to her by the citizens of her judicial district. She is faithful to the law as written and faithfully applies the law to the facts of each particular case.

She is impartial in the performance of her duties as a judge, balancing the public’s interest while ensuring that an individual’s rights are protected. She is decisive, firm, and fair.

In 2010, Judge Stephenson was appointed to the Board of Judicial Administration (BJA) Public Trust & Confidence Committee. She was re-appointed for an additional term in 2012. Judge Stephenson has also served as a member of the Washington State District and Municipal Courts Judicial Association (DMCJA) Rules Committee as well as the DMCJA Department of Licensing (DOL) Liaison Committee. Judge Stephenson currently serves on the King County District Court Rules Committee. She previously served on the Technology Committee and the Case Management System (CMS) Committee.

Re-elect Judge Elizabeth D. Stephenson.

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