The Changing Faces of the Judiciary in 2018 and Beyond: Celebrating Our Women Judges

Mar 06, 2018 - All day - Mar 08, 2018

Shreveport, LA

Event Details

Hotel

Rooms at the Remington Suite Hotel and the Hilton Hotel Convention Center have been reserved at the rate of $89-$119 per night, plus state and local taxes and fees, single or double occupancy.

 

 

The Remington Suite Hotel & Spa
220 Travis Street
Shreveport, LA 71101
Call (318) 425-5000

 

 

 

Hilton Hotel Convention Center
104 Market Street
Shreveport, LA 71101
Call (318) 698-0900

Reservations must be made on or before February 16, 2018 to guarantee the meeting rate. Room blocks frequently fill before the cut-off date and are subject to availability. Early booking is recommended.

Registration

REGISTRATION FEES

REGISTRATION TYPE DEADLINE
(February 28, 2018)
FULL REGISTRATION $160
*AWARDS DINNER TABLE
(table of eight)
$1,000
**TWO DAYS ONLY $125
**ONE DAY ONLY $75
**ONE DAY ONLY $75

* Must be able to name and list six of the eight people to be seated at your table when submitting registration.
** If a partial event attendee, please list each day you plan to attend.

HOW TO REGISTER

Register online, or click here to download the registration form, complete and email to Yves Dinte at accounting@nawj.org.

Mail completed form to:
National Association of Women Judges
1001 Connecticut Avenue, NW, Suite 1138
Washington, D.C. 20036

Schedule of Events

CELEBRATING OUR WOMEN JUDGES IN DISTRICT SIX
*DISTRICT 6 DIRECTOR, JUDGE SHEVA SIMS*
*CHAIRPERSON, JUDGE AISHA SHA'LON CLARK*

 

SCHEDULE OF EVENTS
(subject to change)

 

Education sessions have been approved for a total of 4.20 hour(s) of credit, including 1.00 hour(s) of ethics, by the Louisiana MCLE Committee.
TUESDAY, MARCH 6, 2018
Location: SHREVEPORT CITY COURT

1244 Texas Avenue, Shreveport, LA 71101

 

9:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m. Registration
10:00 a.m.-10:50 a.m. SAFETY IN THE COURTROOM AND OTHER PLACES
• Judge Jeanette G. Garrett, Court of Appeal, Second Circuit Shreveport, LA
• Caddo Parish Sheriff’s Department
• Shreveport City Marshals
• Shreveport Police Department
11:00 a.m.-11:50 a.m. WOMEN AND DOMESTIC VIOLENCE
• Judge Karelia R. Stewart, First Judicial District, Caddo Parrish LA
• James E. Stewart, Sr., District Attorney, Caddo Parrish, LA
12:00 p.m.-12:50 p.m. PROTECTIVE ORDER
Judge Bernadette G. D'Souza, Orleans Civil District Court, LA
10:00 p.m.-1:30 p.m. OPTIMAL POTENTIAL: LIFE CHANGING STRATEGIES FOR YOUNG ADULTS IN CRISIS
• Judge Pammela Lattier, Shreveport City Court, LA
• Ronald Anderson

 

WEDNESDAY, MARCH 7, 2018
Location: SOUTHERN UNIVERSITY AT SHREVEPORT
3050 Martin Luther King, Jr. Drive, Shreveport, LA 71107

 

10:30 a.m.-4:00 p.m. Registration
11:00 a.m.-11:30 a.m. OPTIMAL POTENTIAL: LIFE CHANGING STRATEGIES FOR YOUNG ADULTS IN CRISIS
• Judge Pammela Lattier, Shreveport City Court, LA
• Ronald Anderson
11:40 a.m.-12:30 p.m. COLOR OF JUSTICE
• Judge Yvette Mansfield Alexander, Baton Rouge City Court, LA
• Judge Regina Bartholomew-Woods, Fourth Circuit Court of Appeal, LA
12:40 p.m.-1:30 p.m. MENTORING THE STUDENTS
1:40 p.m.-2:30 p.m. HEALTH FOR JUDGES AND OTHERS
Dr. Karen Pendleton, Pair O' Docs Bio-Rejuvenis, Shreveport, LA
2:40 p.m.-3:30 p.m. HOW TO BE HEALTHIER AND HAPPIER
• Dr. Leonard Weather, MD, Shreveport, LA
• Dr. Cynthia Montgomery, Shreveport, LA
6:30 p.m.-9:00 p.m. WELCOME RECEPTION

 

THURSDAY, MARCH 8, 2018
Location: HUNTINGTON HIGH SCHOOL

6801 Rasberry Lane, Shreveport, LA 71129

 

9:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m. Registration
10:00 a.m.-10:50 p.m. COLOR OF JUSTICE
• Judge Felicia Toney Williams, Court of Appeal, Second Circuit Shreveport, LA
• Judge Brenza Irving-Jones, Louisiana Office of Workers Compensation, District 1 East
• Rebecca Edwards, Esq.
• Judge Kelli Terrell Temple, Baton Rouge City Court, LA

 

Location: SHREVEPORT CHAMBER OF COMMERCE
400 Edwards Street, Shreveport, LA 71101-6134

 

11:00 a.m.-11:50 p.m. MENTORING THE STUDENTS
12:00 p.m.-12:50 p.m. MISSION POSSIBLE: LOUISIANA REENTRY
• Judge Trudy White, 19th District Court, East Baton Rouge, LA
• ReAzalia Z. Allen, Esq.
1:00 p.m.-1:50 p.m. HUMAN TRAFFICKING
• Judge Shonda D. Stone, Court of Appeal, Second Circuit Shreveport, LA
• Special Agent Taneka Harris Blacknell
2:00 p.m.-2:50 p.m. NAVIGATING JUDICIAL ETHICS IN 2018
3:00 p.m.-4:00 p.m. NAWJ District Six Business Meeting
7:00 p.m. AWARDS DINNER PROGRAM
Guest Speaker:

Judge Nannette Jolivette Brown, U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Louisiana