Judge Laura Riquelme serves as one of Skagit County’s four Superior Court judges.  Superior Court hears a wide variety of cases, ranging from criminal cases, civil lawsuits, family law, and juvenile law.  She has been honored to serve as a judge on these cases that have significant impacts on the lives of individuals directly named as parties to those cases, their families, and the community as a whole.

 

Judge Riquelme particularly enjoys working with young people to educate them about the legal system and civics.  She also serves on several boards within Skagit County and is active in this community that has given her so much.

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The Skagit County Bar Association celebrated Law Day one week early with an inspirational evening of awards for volunteerism and community involvement. Claudia Avendaño Ibarra won the Liberty Bell award for her extensive work in the legal and human services fields. Justice Mary Yu then delivered the keynote address on the importance of a free press and free speech in a free society. Happy early Law Day! ... See MoreSee Less

The Skagit County Bar Association celebrated Law Day one week early with an inspirational evening of awards for volunteerism and community involvement. Claudia Avendaño Ibarra won the Liberty Bell award for her extensive work in the legal and human services fields. Justice Mary Yu then delivered the keynote address on the importance of a free press and free speech in a free society. Happy early Law Day!Image attachmentImage attachment

2 months ago

Judge Laura Riquelme

Many thanks to The Judicial Institute for putting on another excellent program to prepare attorneys for the bench. I was a fellow in this program in 2015 and was happy to pay it forward by serving on one of today's panels. ... See MoreSee Less

Many thanks to The Judicial Institute for putting on another excellent program to prepare attorneys for the bench. I was a fellow in this program in 2015 and was happy to pay it forward by serving on one of todays panels.Image attachment