Michelle McIver JD '07

Michelle McIver JD ’07


Michelle McIver JD ’07 was appointed to the newly created Position 8 on the Deschutes County (Oregon) Circuit Court by Governor Kate Brown JD ’85. McIver, who was raised in Michigan, worked with AmeriCorps for two years prior to law school. After earning her JD, she performed pro bono work for Legal Aid Services of Oregon for several years before becoming a public criminal defense attorney at Crabtree & Rahmsdorff Defense Services in 2011. McIver now maintains her own law practice in which she provides public criminal defense legal services to individuals in Deschutes County. She also serves on the board of Together for Children and works with partners to bring yoga to Family Drug Court and the Deschutes County Jail.