The Lake Oswego City Council has approved the appointment of attorney John Gilroy as Lake Oswego Municipal Court Judge pro-tem. The city council’s unanimous approval came after Gilroy appeared before the council on September 18, 2012.
As municipal court judge pro-tem, Gilroy will hear misdemeanor criminal cases, as well as traffic court cases.
John Gilroy is a co-founder of Gilroy & Napoli, a private law practice in Lake Oswego, where he currently works as a criminal defense lawyer and personal injury attorney.
He is a former Washington County deputy district attorney, and is also the son of the late Clackamas County Circuit Court Judge Patrick D. Gilroy.
Gilroy earned his law degree from the University of Oregon School of Law in 1998 and his undergraduate degree from Santa Clara University in 1993.
In 2011, Clackamas County commissioners appointed John Gilroy as Clackamas County Justice of the Peace pro-tem.