NAWJ Midyear Meeting

Mar 10, 2022 - All day - Mar 12, 2022

Washington, DC



Program and Schedule

Information subject to change, All times listed in EST

Thursday, March 10  
12:00 PM NAWJ Board Meeting
4:15 PM Law Student Mentorship Program - Planting the Seed
4:30 PM Committee Meetings
5:30 PM Opening Reception - Celebrating the International Day of Women Judges
Friday, March 11  
9:00 AM Welcome & Networking Breakfast
10:00 AM Fireside Chat with NAWJ President Elizabeth White and Jen Klein, Co-Chair and the Executive Director of the White House Gender Policy Council

11:00 AM

Panel Session (CLE pending)  - Access to Justice in a Virtual World: Strategies to Address Procedural and Substantive Impact and Build Community Trust

12:30 PM

Plenary Luncheon - Julia Olson, Executive Director and Chief Legal Counsel for Our Children's Trust, on Climate Change

Presentation of the Lady Justice Award for Humanitarian Aid to Hon. Vanessa Ruiz

2:15 PM

Panel Discussion - Judges in Transition: What's next after a satisfying career on the bench? Will it be ADR, non-profit work, being a grandparent, or perhaps an author? Hear from Judges who've succesfully transitioned to their next career and who are embracing the change.

  • Moderator- Nicole Erb, Partner, White and Case
  • Hon. Barbara Levenson, Judge (Retired), 11th Judicial Circuit of Florida
  • Hon. Beverly Cutler, Senior Judge (Retired), Alaska Court System, 3rd Judicial District
  • Hon. Randa Trapp, Judge (Retired), San Diego Superior Court
  • Hon. Mary White, Judge (Retired), Brookline (MA) District Court

3:45 PM

Panel Discussion (CLE pending) - Self Representation as Part of the Civil Justice Reform Landscape: New Opportunities for Judicial Leadership

5:00 PM Resource Board Meeting
6:15 PM Dinner Gatherings
Saturday, March 12  
8:00 AM Breakfast - District 4 Edna Parker Award Presentation to Hon. Irma S. Raker

9:00 AM

Education Session (CLE pending) - Racial Disparity in the Courts: Strategies to Combat Racial Inequality in the Courts and Criminal Justice System, sponsored by SJI

Registration Rates


Registration Rates Advance
(Until 2/28/22)
On-Site Saturday ONLY
(March 12)
Member Rate $425.00 $450.00 $50.00
Non-Member Rate $525.00 $550.00 $50.00

Updated COVID Precautions (as of 03/01/2022):  For NAWJ Midyear Meeting, masks are recommended.

The cancelation fee for persons who cancel before March 1, 2022, is $50. Registrants who cancel after March 1, 2022, will not be eligible for a refund.


Renaissance Arlington Capital View Hotel, 2800 South Potomac Ave Arlington, Virginia 22202 

$179 USD per night, Reserve Your Room Here 
Last day to guarantee reservations at the preferred rate is February 23, 2022

thomson-reuters.png wba-md-logo.jpg  


Event Details