Daily Archives: March 22, 2011

Blessing from Squaxin Island -New City Hall 3-26-2011

Call them and GIVE THEM A BIG THANKS!!!!!

The grand opening of Olympia’s new City Hall is Saturday, March 26. The celebration will begin at 12:45 p.m. with the blessing from Squaxin Island – Chairman Lopeman, followed at 1:00 p.m. by the official ribbon cutting. The first official event is the grand opening on March 26 2011. The City Council will not be meeting in the building until after the grand opening, instead they will continue to have their meetings in the old city hall until the blessing and opening ceremonies.

City of Olympia WA | PO Box 1967 | Olympia WA 98507-1967
phone: 360-753-8361

Raven speaks with Mary J. Pavel shares about American Indian Sovereignty and Law and more.

Raven speaks with Mary J. Pavel shares about American Indian Sovereignty and Law and more.

Mary J. Pavel is a member of the Skokomish Tribe of Washington. Mary joined the nationally recognized federally Indian law firm of Sonosky, Chambers, Sachse, Endreson & Perry in 1992 and became a partner in January 1999. Mary was one of the first Indian women to be made a partner in a National Law Firm. Ms. Pavel graduated from the University of Washington School of Law and received her Bachelor of Arts degree in Sociology from Dartmouth College. Mary works in all phases of the Firm’s practice, with a special emphasis in legislative matters pending before Congress. Mary has been noted in the Hill Newspaper as one of the Nation’s top tribal advocates in Washington, D.C. She is the Founding President of the Native American Bar Association of Washington, D.C. She is a member of both the Washington State Bar Association and the District of Columbia Bar Association.

One Earth – One Mankind