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Clara Rigmaiden
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Current Court Information:
Oregon 2nd Judicial District
Title:   Judge
Appointed by:   Gov. John Kitzhaber
Active:   2013-2014
Preceded by:   Eveleen Henry
Past post:   Public defender, Lane County
Past term:   2001-2013
Personal History
Undergraduate:   Boise State University
Law School:   University of Oregon School of Law
Candidate 2014:
Candidate for:  Circuit Court, 2nd District
Position:  Position 15
State:  Oregon
Election information 2014:
Incumbent:  Yes
Primary date:  5/20/2014

Clara Rigmaiden is a judge on the Lane County Circuit Court (2nd Judicial District) in Oregon. She was appointed to this position by Governor John Kitzhaber on September 4, 2013 to replace Eveleen Henry.[1][2] She is running unopposed for re-election in 2014.[3]



See also: Oregon judicial elections, 2014
Rigmaiden is running for re-election to the Oregon Circuit Court, 2nd Judicial District.
Primary: She will run unopposed in the primary on May 20, 2014.[3]


Rigmaiden received her undergraduate degree from Boise State University and her J.D. from the University of Oregon School of Law.[1]


Rigmaiden began her legal career in 1999 as a civil attorney in private practice. She then joined the Southwestern Oregon Public Defender Services as a staff attorney. From 2001 until her appointment to the circuit court in 2013, she served as a public defender in Lane County.[1][4]

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