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55th Annual Conference of Bar Presidents
Thursday, October 23 - Saturday, October 25, 2014
Holiday Inn Solomons Conference Center and Marina
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2015 Mid-Year Meeting
February 14, 2014
Royalton Punta Cana Resort
Dominican Republic
More Information | Registration Form

September 2014

October 2014

November 2014

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September 2014

MSBA Events Local & Specialty Bars MSBA Webinars
MSBA Section/Committee Events CLE Events Other
Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday/Sunday

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40-Hour Basic Mediation Training
Day 5
8:00 am – 5:00 pm
University of Baltimore, Thumel Business Center, Baltimore, MD 21201

University of Baltimore School of Law
Baltimore screening of “Mr. Civil Rights” film
6:30 - 8:30 pm
A panel discussion and reception will follow the screening.
John and Frances Angelos Law Center

20/21

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Resolution of Fee Disputes Committee
Executive Committee Meeting
6:00 pm
Carrol’s Creek Café
410 Severn Avenue
Annapolis , MD 21403

23

What Business Lawyers and Litigation Lawyers Need to Know About Intellectual Property Law
9:00 am – 4:45 pm
Ecker Business Training Center, Columbia, MD
Details

Litigation Section
Meeting
5:00 pm
Westminster Hall
500 W. Baltimore Street, Baltimore, MD 21201

Local & Specialty Bar Liaison Committee
Meeting
6:00 pm
Carrol’s Creek Café
410 Severn Avenue
Annapolis , MD 21403

Special Committee On Law Reform
Meeting
6:00 pm
Goodell, DeVries
One South Street, 20th Floor
Baltimore, MD 21202

Consumer Bankruptcy Section
Meeting
6:00 pm
MerrillLAD offices in Baltimore & Rockville
RSVP here

24

Immigration Section
Webinar: Advanced-level Special Immigrant Juvenile Status presentation -- Learn how to represent children in removal proceedings before both the family court and the immigration court
.
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Panelist: Van Doan, Esquire
Moderator: Naima Said, Esquire
Register Now!

Leadership Academy
Meeting
6:00 pm
4 Seasons Grille
2630 Chapel Lake Drive, Gambrills, MD 21054

Pro Bono Resource Center
Meeting
11:45 am - 2:15 pm
Whole Conference Room

25

Lawyer Counseling
Meeting
6:30 pm
½ Conference Room

26

27/28

Young Lawyers Section
Baltimore BARCS Animal Rescue & Care Shelter, Inc.

September 27, 2014
8:30 am - 12:30 pm
Spend a morning at Baltimore BARCS Animal Rescue & Care Shelter, Inc. assisting with grounds work, interior cleaning, and painting the facility.
Contact Gwendolyn Tate (gst@lubbert.com) or Myriem Seabron (myriem.seabron@gmail.com) to volunteer.
Flyer

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Health Law Section
Dinner Meeting
6:00 pm
Topic: Health Care Compliance Programs
Speakers: Brenda Tranchida, Venable LLP; Kristin Cilento Carter, Ober Kaler LLP; P. Todd Cioni, Vice President of Corporate Compliance, CareFirst BlueCross BlueShield
Ober Kaler, LLP
100 Light Street, Baltimore, Maryland 21202
Light Dinner will be provided
RSVP to Theresa Michael by September 24th

The Citizenship Law-Related Education Program
Board Meeting
6:00 pm
Whole Conference Room

Program Committee
Meeting
6:00 pm
Kings Contrivance
10150 Shaker Drive, Columbia, MD 21046

Pro Bono Resource Center
Pro Bono Training Introduction to Military Discharge Upgrades

9:00 am - 12:30 pm
University of Baltimore School of Law, 1401 N. Charles St, 12th Floor, Baltimore, MD 21201
Questions? Contact Kiah Pierre at 443-703-3046.
Details | Register Online

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State & Local Government Law Section
Section Council Quarterly Dinner Meeting
6:30 pm
Kings Contrivance
10150 Shaker Drive, Columbia, MD 21046

Alternative Dispute Resolution Section
Council Meeting
6:00 pm
½ Conference Room

Pro Bono Resource Center
2 Part Training: Special Education Law & Appealing Medicaid Service Denials

10:00 am - 4:30 pm
Whiteford Taylor Preston - 10500 Little Patuxent Parkway, Suite 750, Columbia, MD 21044
Questions? Contact Kiah Pierre at 443-703-3046.
Details | Register Online

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October 2014

MSBA Events Local & Specialty Bars MSBA Webinars
MSBA Section/Committee Events CLE Events Other
Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday/Sunday

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2014 Advanced Real Property Institute
9:00 am – 5:30 pm
Sheraton Columbia Town Center Hotel, Columbia, MD 21044
Details

Maryland Defense Counsel Past Presidents Reception
5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Join the Past Presidents, Members of the Bench and Your MDC Colleagues for Drinks & Hors D’oeuvres
100 E. Pratt Street, 26th Floor
Baltimore, MD 21202
$65 Members in Advance;
$75 Non-Member Attorneys and Walk-In Attorneys
Reservations held in your name at the door. For more information, call Kathleen Shemer at (410) 560-3895 or e-mail kshemer@mddefensecounsel.org
More Information

Maryland Christian Legal Society
General Meeting
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Our chapter welcomes one of our own as guest speaker, Mr. Thomas Schetelich, who is a Partner at the law firm of Ferguson, Schetelich & Ballew, P.A.
Arbutus Public Library, 855 Sulphur Spring Road, Arbutus, MD 21227
Contact: David C-M Smith, mdcls@live.com

2

Construction Law Section
Fall Happy Hour
5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Peter’s Pour House - 111 Mercer St, Baltimore, MD 21202
Please RSVP by September, 29, 2014 to ccorsey@cohenseglias.com or 443-986-9421
Flyer

Lawyer Counseling
Meeting
6:30 pm
½ Conference Room

The Citizenship Law-Related Education Program
Fundraising Committee
6:00 pm
½ Conference Room

3

4/5

Young Lawyers Section
Young Lawyers Running for a Cause

YLS’ Public Service Committee is looking for Young Lawyers interested in the following area benefit runs:
Sunday, October 5, 2014
A Run, A Walk, Aware
Cause: All proceeds will support the education and awareness efforts of the Jewish Coalition Against Domestic Abuse
Race Length: 5K run, walk, Kid’s Fun Run (all ages)
Location: Rockville, MD
YLS Deadline to Register: September 19, 2014
Please note that all runners will be responsible for their own registration fees.
For more details including how to sign up, please contact Myriem Seabron at (410-266-1041) or myriem.seabron@gmail.com by the YLS Deadlines listed above.
Flyer

6

Negligence, Insurance & Workers Compensation Section
Council Meeting
6:00 pm
½ Conference Room

Public Awareness Committee
Meeting
6:00 pm
½ Conference Room

7

Baltimore County Bar Association
Family Law Pro Bono Training
4:30 pm - 7:00 pm
Mezzanine 08, County Courts Building, 401 Bosley Avenue
Towson, MD 21204
Contact: Doris Barnes
Details | Flyer and registration information

8

Ethics Committee
Meeting
6:00 pm
Whole Conference Room

9

Lawyer Counseling
Meeting
6:30 pm
½ Conference Room

10

11/12

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Real Property Section Commercial Real Estate Discussion Group
Topic: Placemaking: What Is It and How To Incorporate It Into Your Mixed-Use Community
12:15 Noon
Miles & Stockbridge P.C.
100 Light Street, 5th Floor
Baltimore, MD 21201
RSVP

15

Celebrate Pro Bono Awards Reception 2014
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Join Maryland Volunteer Lawyers Service and University of Maryland Carey School of Law as we honor volunteer attorneys, law students and donors who have made noteworthy contributions to pro bono legal services. Guests will enjoy a catered buffet, networking, a brief awards ceremony and remarks from a distinguished key-note speaker.The reception kicks off Maryland's participation in the American Bar Association's national Celebrate Pro Bono Week (October 19-25). Celebrate Pro Bono is free for attendees but advanced registration is required.
Register Online or contact Stephanie Austin at 443 451-4065 to register

16

Lawyer Counseling
Meeting
6:30 pm
½ Conference Room

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18/19

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Consumer Bankruptcy Section
Meeting
6:00 pm
MerrillLAD offices in Baltimore & Greenbelt
RSVP here

State & Local Government Law Section
Section Council Conference Call
12:30 pm

Pro Bono Resource Center
Pro Bono Connection

2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
University of Baltimore School of Law, 1401 N. Charles St., Baltimore, MD 21201
Questions? Contact Kiah Pierre at 443-703-3046.
Details | Register Online

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Consumer Bankruptcy Section
Brown Bag Lunch

12:00 pm
Topic: Dealing with Student Loans
Location TBD

Lawyer Counseling
Meeting
6:30 pm
½ Conference Room

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The Baltimore Bar Library
Mencken & The American Presidency

5:00 pm - 6:30 pm
Marion Elizabeth Rodgers will speak on Mencken's writings concerning "The American Presidency."  A wine and cheeses reception will follow.
Contact Joseph W. Bennett

30

Lawyer Counseling
Meeting
6:30 pm
½ Conference Room

31

The Maryland Professionalism Center, Inc and the Maryland State Bar Association
Maryland Law 20/20: A Vision
9:00 am - 2:00 pm
Join judges and lawyers in a conversation about what the practice of law should and could
look like in Maryland in the future.
Keynote Speaker: Paulette Brown, Esq ., President-Elect of the American Bar Association
Judiciary Education and Conference Center, 2011-0 Commerce Park Dr., Annapolis, MO 21401
Cost: $20.00
Register Online

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November 2014

MSBA Events Local & Specialty Bars MSBA Webinars
MSBA Section/Committee Events CLE Events Other
Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday/Sunday

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6

Lawyer Counseling
Meeting
6:30 pm
½ Conference Room

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Real Property Section Commercial Real Estate Discussion Group
Topic: Insurance for Landlords and Tenants
12:15 Noon
Miles & Stockbridge P.C.
100 Light Street, 5th Floor
Baltimore, MD 212012
RSVP

12

13

Lawyer Counseling
Meeting
6:30 pm
½ Conference Room

14

15/16

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19

Senior Lawyers Section
Lunch Meeting

12:00 Noon
Speaker: Dr. Bob Hieronimus
MSBA Headquarters

20

Consumer Bankruptcy Section
Brown Bag Lunch

12:00 pm
Topic:HOA Liens
Location TBD

Lawyer Counseling
Meeting
6:30 pm
½ Conference Room

21

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