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Sorry, but registration is now CLOSED for the Council for Court Excellence Public Forum regarding the next Chief Judge of the DC Superior Court

When: Monday, June 6, 2016
6:30 to 8:30 pm
Where: UDC Clarke School of Law Moot Court Room (518)
4340 Connecticut Ave., NW
Washington, District of Columbia  20008
United States
Contact: June Kress

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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 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


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