Legal Citizen Dinner

The Legal Citizen of the Year Award Dinner is an annual event that celebrates the outstanding, future-changing work of those who are helping teach, promote and protect civics and democracy.

2014 Legal Citizen Dinner
Honoring Judge Jacob Tanzer

April 23, 2014

The annual Legal Citizen Dinner is Classroom Law Project’s largest fundraiser of the year. It is a great time to connect with friends and colleagues, learn what is going on at Classroom Law Project, and be inspired by two truly extraordinary honorees,  Jacob Tanzer, former Oregon Supreme Court justice, and Civics Educator of the Year Drew Moneke. 

2014 Jonathan U. Newman Legal Citizen of the Year Award Dinner

The Honorable Jacob Tanzer
Civics Educator of the Year Drew Moneke, West Salem High School

Wednesday, April 23, 2014
Cocktails at 5pm; Dinner at 6:30pm

The Sentinel Hotel (formerly The Governor) (Map)
614 SW 11th Ave, Portland

The Honorable Lew Frederick, Oregon House of Representatives
Drew Moneke, West Salem High School
U.S. Attorney Amanda Marshall
The Honorable W. Michael Gillette, Oregon Supreme Court

Classroom Law Project

$175/Individual ($125 tax deductible)
$1,500/Table – 10 Tickets ($1,000 tax deductible) – includes recognition in program.
$2,500/VIP Table – 10 Tickets ($2,000 tax deductible) – includes premier seating and recognition in program.

Click here to purchase a seat or table sponsorship.

Kathleese Young, CLP Office Manager
503-224-4424 phone


Click here to learn more about Classroom Law Project’s sponsorship opportunities.

VIP Table Sponsor
Ball Janik LLP
Cambia Health Solutions
Friends of Jake
Nike, Inc.

Table Sponsors
Anonymous table donor
Ater Wynne LLP
Barran Liebman LLP
Buchanan Angeli Altschul & Sullivan LLP
Bullard Law
Bullivant Houser Bailey PC
Hon. Steve Bushong & Hon. Erin Lageson
Columbia Bank
Cosgrave Vergeer Kester LLP
Davis Wright Tremaine LLP
Dunn Carney
Federal Judges
Haglund Kelly
Harrang Long Gary Rudnick PC
Hart & Wagner LLP
Janet Hoffman & Associates LLC
K & L Gates
Lane Powell PC
Larkins Vacura LLP
Lewis & Clark Law School
Markowitz, Herbold, Glade & Mehlhaf PC
Miller Nash LLP
Multnomah County Judges
NW Natural
Oregon Appellate Judges
Oregon State Bar
Orrick Herrington & Sutcliffe
Perkins Coie LLP
Portland General Electric
Portland State University
Radler White Parks & Alexander LLP
Roy Jay & Project Clean Slate
Schwabe Williamson & Wyatt PC
Hon. Michael H. Simon & Congresswoman Suzanne Bonamici
Stoel Rives LLP
Stoll Berne PC
Thomson Reuters
Tonkon Torp LLP

Video Production
Melissa Powers, In-House Productions

View photo from the 2013 Legal Citizen Dinner.


1984    Hon. A. Ted Goodwin
1985    Hon. Kenneth J. O’Connell
1986    Hon. James M. Burns
1987    Hon. Otto J. Skopil
1988    Hon. Richard L. Unis
1989    Hon. Robert E. Jones
1990    Hon. Charles S. Crookham
1991    Hon. Edward Leavy
1992    Hon. W. Michael Gillette
1993    Harold C. Hart
1994    Hon. Donald H. Londer
1995    Hon. Kristena A. LaMar
1996    Bob & Marilyn Ridgley
1997    Hon. Mark O. Hatfield
1998    Hon. Susan P. Graber
1999    Bruce B. Samson
2000    Hon. Edwin J. Peterson
2001    Sidney I. Lezak
2002    Vera Katz
2003    Hon. Wallace P. Carson, Jr.
2004    Senator Ron Wyden & Senator Gordon Smith
2005    David Frohnmayer
2006    Hon. Susan M. Leeson
2007    Hon. Ancer L. Haggerty
2008    25th Anniversary of CLP
2009    Marilyn R. Cover
2010    Hon. Jean Kerr Maurer
2011     Hon. Paul De Muniz
2012     Jim Westwood
2013    Governor Ted Kulongoski