Meet the next Chief Judge of the Superior Court of the District of Columbia
Monday, June 6, 2016
Reception from 6:30 to 7:00 pm
Program will begin promptly at 7:00 and go through 8:30 pm
University of the District of Columbia
David A. Clarke School of Law
4340 Connecticut Ave, NW
Moot Court - Room 518
(Van Ness Metro, Red Line)
The District of Columbia Judicial Nomination Commission will select the next Chief Judge of the Superior Court of the District of Columbia from among the following*:
Hon. Judith A. Bartnoff
Hon. Erik P. Christian
Hon. Robert E. Morin
Hon. Hiram E. Puig-Lugo and
Hon. Lee F. Satterfield
Above from left: Judges Bartnoff, Christian, Morin, Puig-Lugo and Satterfield
The new Chief Judge will be selected by the DC Judicial Nomination Commission.
The Commission invites comments from the public no later than June 9, 2016 (visit jnc.dc.gov/page/chief-judge-candidates for more information or to submit comments). The forum provides an opportunity for the public to hear directly from the judges seeking to become Chief Judge before submitting comments to the Commission. The Council for Court Excellence does not make endorsements. The forum’s co-sponsors have agreed not to make endorsements until after the forum. The Commission took no part in organizing the forum.
* Not all have confirmed participation in forum as of May 23, 2016.
The Program will provide time for questions and answers.
Seating is limited.
(as of May 23, 2016)
American Civil Liberties Union of the Nation’s Capital
Asian Pacific American Bar Association for the Greater Washington, DC Area (APABA-DC)
Bar Association of the District of Columbia
Courts, Lawyers and the Administration of Justice Section of the District of Columbia Bar
Criminal Law and Individual Rights Section of the District of Columbia Bar
DC Appleseed Center for Law & Justice
DC Consortium of Legal Services Providers
Greater Washington Area Chapter, Women Lawyers Division, National Bar Association (GWAC)
LGBT Bar Association of the District of Columbia
Washington Bar Association
Washington Council of Lawyers
Women’s Bar Association of the District of Columbia
Women’s Bar Association Foundation