The Path to the Bench: Demystifying the Judicial Selection Process

Location & Date
UNH School of Law
Room 200
2 White Street
Concord, NH
Jun 9, 2015
9:00 - 12:00
Fee:
Advanced Registration: NHWBA Members: $55.00/Non-Members: $75.00
Event Day Registration: NHWBA Members: $55.00/Non-Members: $75.00

Whether you are interested in a future career on the bench or just want to learn more about our Federal and State judges, join the New Hampshire Women's Bar Association and the Federal Bar Association-New Hampshire Chapter for an engaging discussion with State and Federal judges and representatives from the selection committees of the pathways to the bench. The panel will provide tips for successfully navigating the path to the bench, and discuss the challenges and rewards of the role. Panelists include: Hon. Landya B. McCafferty, Hon. Andrea K. Johnstone, Hon. Suzanne M. Gorman, Hon. Amy L. Ignatius, Hon. Elizabeth M. Leonard, Hon. Diane M. Nicolosi, Hon. Patricia B. Quigley as well as Lisa G. Arrowood, former First Circuit representative to the ABA Standing Committee on the Federal Judiciary, and Emily Gray Rice from the New Hampshire Judicial Selection Committee. This course may qualify for 150 minutes toward the annual NHMCLE requirement.