September 02, 2019

Committee and Section Events at the 2019 Annual Meeting

In addition to the excellent programs offered at the 2019 Annual Meeting, many committee and section events will be held that are not to be missed, including the ever-popular Business and Corporate Litigation/Dispute Resolution/Judges Initiative/Sports Law Committees Dinner, which is being held at the beautiful law offices of Latham & Watkins, Lincoln Square, 555 11th Street NW, on Thursday September 12 from 7:00PM - 10:00PM.

Committee Meetings:

Appellate Litigation, Alternative Dispute Resolution, Business Courts, Business Torts, E-Discovery, Ethics/Professionalism/Civility, Health Law & Life Science Litigation, Trial Practice Subcommittees, Judges Initiative Committee & Dispute Resolution Committee Joint Meeting
Thursday 9 /12/2019 9:30AM - 10:30AM

Business and Corporate Litigation Committee Meeting
Friday 9/13/2019 4:00PM - 5:00PM

Business Divorce Subcommittee Meeting
Friday 9/13/2019 9:00AM - 10:00AM

Cannabis & Alcoholic Beverages Litigation Subcommittee Meeting
Friday 9/13/2019 10:30AM - 11:30AM

Financial Institutions Litigation Subcommittee Meeting
Friday 9/13/2019 1:30PM - 2:30PM

International Litigation, In-House Litigation Management and Employment Litigation Joint Subcommittee Meeting
Friday 9/13/2019 2:00PM - 3:00PM

Securities Litigation and Class and Derivative Litigation and Criminal & Enforcement Litigation Joint Subcommittee Meeting
Friday 9/13/2019 2:30PM - 3:30PM

Sports-Related Disputes Subcommittee and Sports Law Committee Joint Meeting
Thursday 9/12/2019 1:00PM - 2:30PM

Women Business & Commercial Advocates Subcommittee Meeting
Friday 9/13/2019 8:00AM - 9:00AM

SECTION-WIDE EVENTS:

  • Business Law Health Club: Daily 6:00 AM – 7:00 AM (FREE)
  • Diversity Networking Reception – Wednesday 6:30 PM – 8:00 PM (FREE)
  • First-Timer Breakfast – Thursday 9:30 AM – 10:30 AM (FREE)
  • Ice Breaker Reception – Thursday 5:00 PM – 6:00 PM (FREE)
  • Welcome Reception – Thursday 6:00 PM – 7:30 PM (FREE)
  • Sweet Ending Dessert Reception – 10:00 PM – 11:00 PM (FREE)
  • Section Luncheon – Friday 12:30 PM – 2:15 PM (Ticket: $75)
  • Meet the Business Advisors Reception – Friday 5:00 PM – 6:00 PM (FREE)
  • Section Dinner - held at the National Museum of African American History and Culture – Friday 7:00 PM – 10:00 PM (Ticket: $150)
  • Section Hospitality Suite – Friday 9:30 PM - Midnight (FREE)

Thank you to our committee dinner sponsors!

Summa Cum Laude: Ankura Consulting Group, LLC

Magna Cum Laude:

  • DLA Piper
  • Latham & Watkins LLP
  • Nelson Mullins

Cum Laude:

  • Hon. Gail Andler (Ret.) | Arbitrator/Mediator/Special Master
  • McAlpine PC
  • Hon. Donald F. Parsons Jr. and Morris, Nichols, Arsht & Tunnell LLP
  • Juris Doctorate: Hon. Stephen Schuster