2020 Annual Conference


NAWJ 42nd Virtual Annual Conference

October 14-16, 2020






NAWJ Day at the UN and Annual Conference Bundle NAWJ Day at the UN with the International Federation for Peace and Sustainable Development and Evening Reception /Wine Tasting ONLY NAWJ Annual Conference ONLY
NAWJ Member $150.00 $80.00 $80.00
Non-Member $220.00 $110.00 $120.00

*Members may register for free for the Annual Business meeting, open to all members, if they are not attending other events

Additional information and Zoom details will be provided to you closer to the event date.  We will contact registrants prior to the events to confirm breakout room selections. 

Conference Agenda*

Wednesday | October 14, 2020
All times listed are Eastern Daylight Time (EDT)

11:30 AM - 12:00 PM Welcome and Opening Remarks
12:00 PM - 1:15 PM Access to Justice Peacekeeping in the UN
1:15 PM - 1:50 PM United Nations Peacekeeping Challenges
1:50 PM - 3:00 PM Harassment in the Practice of Law  (CLE Pending)
3:00 PM - 3:30 PM Summary and Final Remarks
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM Virtual Tour of the United Nations
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM Evening Reception and Virtual Wine Tasting, led by Amanda Page, DWS

Thursday | October 15, 2020

10:00 AM - 11:00 AM 2019-2020 District Meetings
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM Breakout Meetings - Committee Meetings and Resource Board Meeting
12:00 PM - 1:55 PM Outgoing Board Meeting
2:00 PM - 3:25 PM Educational Session 1 - The 19th Amendment, a conversation with author Elaine Weiss
3:30 PM - 4:45 PM Educational Session 2 - Supreme Court Update, featuring Erwin Chemerinksy, Dean of UC Berkley School of Law  (CLE Pending)
5:00 PM - 6:00 PM Breakout Discussions by Topic
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM Virtual Reception and Awards Presentation
7:30 PM - 8:30 PM Past President's Virtual Reception

Friday | October 16, 2020

10:30 AM - 11:30 AM NAWJ Annual Membership Meeting
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM Incoming Board Meeting
2:30 PM - 3:30 PM District Director Orientation

*Agenda subject to change


The NAWJ Annual Conference Sponsors have the unique opportunity to connect with a diverse network of judges from all levels of the judiciary across the United States. As a sponsor at the NAWJ Annual Conference, you will build relationships, learn and engage in conversation about current issues in the judiciary, and have the opportunity to promote your organization. For more details about sponsorship, please review the Sponsorship Brochure.

GOLD - $15,000

Lieff Cabraser Heimann & Bernstein, LLP
Sherrard Roe Voigt & Harbison, PLC

CHAMBERS - $5,000

NES Power

BENCH - $2,500

First Horizon Bank
Frost Brown Todd LLC
Nashville Airport Authority

YELLOW ROSE - $1,000

The Honorable Lynda Jones
The Honorable Cindy Lederman
Vanderbilt Law School

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