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Monday, September 18, 2017

(LIT) Pathways to the Bench: The Federal Court System

Date(s): September 18, 2017

Time: 5:00 PM  EST - 7:00 PM  EST

American University Washington College of Law NT01, Ceremonial Classroom, Warren Building 4300 Nebraska Ave, NW Washington DC 20016

Online registration is now closed. You can register onsite.
If you have any questions about registering for this event, please contact the WBA office at 202-639-8880 or admin@wbadc.org.

Presented by: Litigation Law Forum

Hon. Leonie M. Brinkema, Judge, U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Virginia
Hon. Barbara M. Keenan, Judge, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit
Hon. Marian B. Horn, Judge, United States Court of Federal Claims
Kathleen J.L. Holmes, Partner, Holmes Costin & Marcus PLLC
Barbara S. Wahl, Partner, Arent Fox LLP
How do federal judges make it to the bench? Our esteemed panel of Federal judges will discuss how they navigated the system to get where they are today. This program is the second in the WBA’s “Pathways to the Bench Series”, and our panel will focus on the federal court system.

A networking reception generously sponsored by Holmes Costin & Marcus PLLC and Arent Fox LLP will follow the WBA program.

Thanks to our Co-Sponsors!

The Federal Bar Association - Northern Virginia Section
Vice Presidents for the Fourth Circuit of the Federal Bar Association
American University Washington College of Law, Office of Career and Professional Development

Advance Registration:
Members: $15
Non-members: $25
Student Non-members: $15

After 9/13/2017:
Members: $20
Non-members: $30
Student Non-members: $20

Refunds can only be processed for cancellations received more than two business days prior to the event.

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This fall, the WBA is collecting items for Bread for the City’s Baby Pantry. Items can include diapers (sizes 4-5-6 in particular), baby wipes, bottles, pack and play items, and formula. Anyone who donates items/money at any WBA event this fall will be entered into a drawing for a $100 gift card compliments of Koonz, McKenney, Johnson, DePaolis & Lightfoot LLP held in mid-December. If you have any questions or are interested in helping with the drive please contact Janelle Johnson (janelle@jdjohnsonlaw.com) or Karissa Johnson (kjkarissajohnson@gmail.com).

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