Joining the District of Columbia Bench: A Conversation with the District of Columbia Judicial Nomination Commission and Judges from the District of Columbia Courts

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Date/Time
Date(s) - 03/13/2019
5:30 PM - 7:00 PM

Location
DC Court of Appeals - Ceremonial Courtroom

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JNC March 13 Flyer

Join GWAC and the Washington Council of Lawyers for this awesome upcoming program!

The District of Columbia Judicial Nomination Commission (JNC) screens, selects and recommends to the President of the United States candidates for appointment to the Superior Court of the District of Columbia and the District of Columbia Court of Appeals, and it appoints the chief judges for both courts. On Wednesday, March 13, join members of the JNC and judges from the District of Columbia courts for a unique opportunity to learn about the judicial selection process in the District of Columbia, obtain advice on applying to become a judge for the District of Columbia courts, and hear firsthand from judges from the District of Columbia courts about various facets of serving on the bench.

Panelists include:
Honorable Emmet G. Sullivan, Judge, United States District Court for the District of Columbia; Chair, JNC
Honorable Phyllis D. Thompson, Associate Judge, District of Columbia Court of Appeals
Honorable Darlene M. Soltys, Associate Judge, Superior Court of the District of Columbia
Honorable Rainey Brandt, Magistrate Judge, Superior Court of the District of Columbia
Ronald Flagg, Vice President for Legal Affairs, General Counsel, and Corporate Secretary, Legal Services Corporation; Member, JNC

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