Assistant Judge Marc Spence

Graduated from:

  • University of Oregon - BS, 1984
  • University of Oregon - JD, 1987

Date appointed to bench: 1998

Practice history: Judge Spence was a partner in the firm of Horton, Koenig, Barnes, Sabitt and Spence from 1987 to 1998. He is now a partner with Spence and Sabitt, L.L.P, where he has been since 1998. 


Distinctions and honors: Judge Spence is a member of the Oregon State Bar, Lane County Bar Association, U.S. District Court-District of Oregon, Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals, and the Federal Criminal Justice Act Indigent Defense Panel. Judge Spence is a past member of the Oregon State Bar Litigation Section Executive Committee.