Vote for O’Toole! Most qualified. Most experienced.

Lisa 2014

Lisa has enjoyed meeting so many people in our community throughout this election season. She is honored and humbled by the amazing support she’s received. Lisa O’Toole is the clear choice for Judge in this election. Lisa has been rated “Exceptionally Well Qualified” and her experience is unmatched in this race. The length and breadth of her experience make her the most qualified candidate for this position. Lisa has practiced law in our community for 27 years. She has been a Pro Tem Judge in District Court for the past 6 years and has handled every type of case heard in District Court. Lisa has extensive experience as a King County Prosecuting Attorney and also had a civil litigation practice in a private firm for many years. She is the only candidate in this race with both criminal and civil experience. Lisa’s civil experience is essential in District Court where citizens bring their civil cases up to $75,000. Lisa’s criminal experience ensures fairness and public safety. It is for all of these reasons that retiring Judge Linda Jacke has endorsed Lisa to succeed her. Our community deserves to be served by the most qualified candidate with the broadest Continue Reading →

Primary Results are Final! 60% of the Votes for O’Toole!

We are pleased to announce that the Primary election results have been certified and that Lisa O’Toole received more than 60% of the votes! Lisa is honored and humbled by this success, and pleased to have earned a spot on the November ballot for the General election. Lisa hopes to continue to get her positive message out to voters and earn their votes in November. Remember to vote for O’Toole on November 4th!

Vote for Lisa O’Toole! Experience Matters!

Lisa 2014

Lisa has enjoyed meeting so many people in our community throughout this election season. She is honored and humbled by the amazing support she’s received. Lisa O’Toole is the clear choice for Judge in this election. Lisa has been rated “Exceptionally Well Qualified” and her experience is unmatched in this race. No other candidate comes close to the length and breadth of her experience. Lisa has practiced law in our community for 27 years. She has been a Pro Tem Judge in District Court for the past 6 years and has handled every type of case heard in District Court. Lisa has extensive experience as a King County Prosecuting Attorney and also had a civil litigation practice in a private firm for many years. She is the only candidate in this race with both criminal and civil experience. Lisa’s civil experience is essential in District Court where citizens bring their civil cases up to $75,000. Lisa’s criminal experience ensures fairness and public safety. It is for all of these reasons that retiring Judge Linda Jacke has endorsed Lisa to succeed her. Our community deserves to be served by the most qualified candidate with the broadest experience: Lisa O’Toole. Continue Reading →

KCBA Awards Dinner

O'Toole at KCBA awards dinner-smaller

Lisa was honored to attend the King County Bar Association’s Annual Awards Dinner tonight, celebrating KCBA’s mission of justice, professionalism and service. Congratulations to the award recipients, including Judges Zilly & Shellan, who have made a such an incredible impact on the practice of law and administration of justice.

Congratulations to the City of Kirkland

O'Toole at Kirkland Justice Center Dedication-smaller

Congratulations to the City of Kirkland on the opening of the beautiful, innovative new Justice Center! Lisa was honored to attend the dedication ceremony. Kirkland Mayor Amy Walen officially opened this important new public service center.

Eastside Legal Assistance Program (ELAP) Breakfast for Justice

O'Toole ELAP breakfast-med

Lisa was honored to attend the Eastside Legal Assistance Program (ELAP) Breakfast for Justice Fundraiser at Bellevue’s Meydenbauer Center on May 22nd. The Eastside Legal Assistance Program (ELAP) is a non-profit organization that provides high-quality, no-cost civil legal services to survivors of domestic violence throughout King County, Washington, and to low-income residents of East and Northeast King County. King County Councilmember Kathy Lambert was the moving keynote speaker who spoke of her own experience as a survivor of domestic violence. A woman of remarkable courage, Councilmember Lambert has worked tirelessly to protect victims of domestic violence. Lisa was proud to help celebrate ELAP’s 25 years of service to our community.  

Judge Linda Jacke Endorses Lisa!

We are truly honored to announce that King County District Court JUDGE LINDA JACKE has endorsed Lisa! Judge Jacke, who is retiring from Position No. 3, is a well-respected member of the District Court bench, and has served the people of King County with distinction for more than 22 years. Judge Jacke’s endorsement of Lisa to succeed her in Position 3 is particularly gratifying. Lisa is honored and humbled to receive Judge Jacke’s endorsement.