CALENDAR & EVENTS

The WBA is a diverse bar association comprised of both a state-wide Executive Committee and local Chapters. WBA programming and initiatives occur at both the state and local levels.

STATE

WBA 10/29/2019 6:00:00 PM 0.0000

Please join the Women's Bar Association of Maryland, Inc. as we present the 2019 Rita C. Davidson Award to Speaker Adrienne A. Jones on October 29, 2019 at the Hotel at Arundel Preserve. The evening will begin with a Cocktail Reception at 6:00 p.m. and the Dinner Program will commence at 7:00 p.m. Tickets and Sponsorships available.
Click here for Registration Form with additional details.
Register online (LAWPAY) for the RCD Award Dinner.


CHAPTERS
Montgomery 9/17/2019 12:30:00 PM 0.0000

The first meeting of the Montgomery County Chapter will be held on Tuesday, September 17, 2019 from 12:30 p.m. to 1:30 p.m. in the Circuit Court library (Room 9). Please join us!

Anne Arundel 9/19/2019 6:00:00 PM 0.0000

The Anne Arundel County Chapter will hold Part 3 of the Women of Influence Dinner Series on September 19, 2019 with the Honorable Lynne Battaglia. Please join us from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. at Ram's Head Tea Room located in the back of the restaurant to the right. Please RSVP to Elizabeth Adams by September 12, 2019.

Montgomery 9/23/2019 5:30:00 PM 0.0000

Join the Montgomery County Chapter of the WBA for the Annual September Dinner at Normandie Farm on Monday, September 23, 2019. Cocktail hour begins at 5:30 PM. Dinner begins at 6:30 PM. We will be toasting our own Heather Hostetter, Montgomery County Bar President, and honoring this year’s scholarship recipients. Please RSVP by Wednesday, September 18, 2019. See flyer for additional details.

Howard 9/26/2019 11:45:00 AM 0.0000

Join the HCWBA for their September Luncheon to discuss the future of the organization and a "getting to know you" session. Luncheon will take place on September 26, 2019 at 11:45 AM at Aida Bistro in Columbia, MD. Cost is $27.50 per person with a $5 discount for Law Students and Newly Admitted Attorneys. Please RSVP with menu selection by September 20, 2019. See flyer for additional details.

Montgomery 9/29/2019 9:00:00 AM 0.0000

The Montgomery County Chapter is planning on forming a team to participate in the Inspiration Walk & Run on Sunday, September 29, 2019. The event helps the Special Olympics provide year-round sports and leadership programs for over 600 athletes in Montgomery County. Check in begins at 9 AM. The event will be held at the Georgetown Preparatory School. Contact Leah Morabito lmorabito@gweblaw.com or Magistrate Lili Khozeimeh if you wish to join the Chapter team.

Montgomery 11/2/2019 11:00:00 AM 0.0000

On Saturday, November 2, 2019 from 11:00 AM to 12:30 PM, the Chapter will be hosting a packing party for Comfort Cases. Most children who enter the foster system each year carry limited personal items in trash bags. Comfort Cases is a charity that provides children with a proper bag filled with comfort and essential items as they find their forever home. Join the Chapter as they pack some comfort cases. Space is limited to 15 volunteers. Contact Magistrate Khozeimeh for details and to RSVP.

Montgomery 11/5/2019 5:30:00 PM 0.0000

The Chapter is hosting its annual Judicial Reception on Tuesday, November 5, 2019 (5:30-7:30 PM) at the Circuit Court in honor of our Montgomery County Appellate Judges, Circuit Court Judges, District Court Judges, and Family Division Magistrates. Beer, wine and hors d’oeuvres will be served. Contact Alicia Lucero alicia@bourslucerolaw.com or Lena Kim Lena.Kim@montgomerycountymd.gov for details and volunteer opportunities.

Montgomery 11/16/2019 9:30:00 AM 0.0000

SAVE THE DATE Montgomery College and the Montgomery County Women's Bar Foundation are hosting the 17th annual "Preparing for Success" program for local students. The all-day seminar program is designed for middle school and high school students and parents. The program will be held at Montgomery College (Germantown Campus) on Saturday, November 16, 2019 (9:30 AM – 2:30 PM). There will be a planning meeting on Thursday, September 26, October 17 and November 7 (12:30 – 1:30 PM) in the South Tower, 4th Floor Conference Room (Room 4600) (pizza provided). Please RSVP by emailing rtang@milesstockbridge.com. Can’t make it in person? You can call in (773) 231-9226; Meeting ID: 301 517 4808#.

Montgomery 12/4/2019 5:30:00 PM 0.0000

SAVE THE DATE for the Montgomery County Chapter Annual Holiday Party on Wednesday, December 4, 2019. Additional details to follow.


EVENTS HONORING OUR MEMBERS
OTHER EVENTS
Women's Law Center of Maryland 11/7/2019 6:00:00 PM 0.0000

Join the Women’s Law Center of Maryland at our 2019 Annual Dinner & Awards Ceremony on November 7th to celebrate another successful year and honor Maryland's exceptional leaders in the legal community. This year’s honorees have made significant contributions in family law, women’s rights, and access to justice: Dorothy Beatty Memorial Award: Tracy Brown, Open Society Institute-Baltimore Rosalyn B. Bell Award: The Honorable Diane O. Leasure, Circuit Court for Howard County (Ret.) Access to Justice Award: Erricka Bridgeford, Community Mediation Maryland and Baltimore Ceasefire Thursday, November 7, 2019 · 6-9 pm The Grand Baltimore · 225 North Charles Street, Baltimore $100 Members · $110 Non-Members Sponsorship and Advertising opportunities available www.wlcmd.org/annual-meeting-awards-ceremony Questions? 410.321.8761 or tstjohn@wlcmd.org. See flyer for additional details.