The Judges of the United States District Court for the District of Maryland, in conjunction with the Litigation Section Council of the Maryland State Bar Association, and the Maryland Chapter of the Federal Bar Association, invite you to attend the Eighth Biennial Bench-Bar Conference on April 25, 2014 in the Southern Division Courthouse, 6500 Cherrywood Lane, Greenbelt, MD 20770. This event was rescheduled from October 2013.
The keynote speaker will be Stephen S. Dunham, Esq., Vice President and General Counsel, The Pennsylvania State University. The keynote speech will be followed with a panel discussion by members of the Court who will provide practice pointers. After breakout sessions for small group discussions with members of the Court, Chief Judge Deborah K. Chasanow will deliver the State of the Court address. The conference will close with a reception.
There will be no charge for attending the conference; however, seating is limited, and you are requested to RSVP at www2.mdd.uscourts.gov/benchbar. Check-in will open at 1:30 p.m. The program will commence promptly at 2 p.m., and the reception will conclude at 7 p.m.