Richard Alway has practiced law in Salem since 1977. For 13 years he was a partner with Norman Winslow, who had been a Salem attorney since 1934. From 1990 to 2003 he was in partnership with Jeanean Craig. Since that time he has practiced solo. He is licensed to appear in all state and federal courts in the state of Oregon. Service to his profession and community include the following: Oregon State Bar committees on Lawyer Referral, Law Related Education and Public Service and Information; chair of Sunnyslope Neighborhood Association and Board of Directors of Salem Keizer Schools Foundation. The Marion County Bar Association honored Mr. Alway as Lawyer of the Year in 1999.