Participation in Lawyers Conference Committees allows members to participate in judicial reform, court delay reduction, civil justice reform and community-based justice efforts with the support of the ABA. The Lawyers Conference encourages members to become involved and to bring your ideas and concerns to these committees so that the objectives and interests of all members can be heard, understood and incorporated into Lawyers Conference proposals, projects and initiatives.

How to Join a Committee

  • LC Committee terms begin on September 1 and end August 31 annually.
  • All Committee members must re-enroll on a yearly basis. Enrollment will NOT be carried over.
  • You must be a current member of the Judicial Division Lawyers Conference.
  • There is no fee to join a committee and is a benefit to LC members.

LC members are encourage to enroll online today!

Please contact staff member Julie  Peacock at if you have any questions about getting involved through our committees.

2020-2021 Lawyers Conference Committees

Commitee Descriptions

Chair: Josephine Bahn

Chair: Shenique Moss

Finance & Non-Dues Revenue
Co-Chair: Shenique Moss
Co-Chair: James Pauli

JD Record Editor
Editor: Josephine Bahn

The Judges' Journal Editor
Editor: Daniel Gourash

Chair: Daniel Gourash

Nominating Committee*
Chair: Carolyn A. Dubay

Programs & Publications
Chair: Melissa Aubin

Public Outreach
Chair: Mario Sullivan

Special Masters
Chair: Merril Hirsh

*membership in this committee is by appointment only