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Jury Improvement Lunch Registration

Monday, April 16, 2018
12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m.
Hotel Monaco

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MDC Trial Academy

MDC Trial AcademyApril 30, 2018
8:00 a.m. – 6 p.m.

Reception to Follow

Miles & Stockbridge
100 Light Street
Baltimore, MD 21202

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Lunch & Learn

Thursday, May 17, 2018
12:00 p.m.

“Use of Computer Simulation in Litigation — with emphasis on Vehicles, Humans, and Structures”

John Zolock, PhD, PE
Exponent Inc.

Sri Danthurthi
Exponent Inc.

Semmes Bowen & Semmes
25 S. Charles Street, Suite 1400
Baltimore MD 21201

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MDC issued lifetime achievement awards on March 19, 2018

The Honorable Herbert F. Murray Lifetime Achievement Award

The Murray award will be for a Dean of the Bench — This award is given to a sitting or retired judge who has demonstrated the highest attributes of intelligence, character, impartiality, judicial sensitivity and temperament, and enjoys the respect of the bar.

The Honorable Judge  C. Carey Deeley, Jr.

The Honorable Judge
C. Carey Deeley, Jr.

The Honorable Judge  Joseph F. Murphy, Jr.

The Honorable Judge
Joseph F. Murphy, Jr.

John H. Mudd Lifetime Achievement Award

The Mudd award will be for a Dean of the Bar — This award is given to an individual who has demonstrated dedication, service, and leadership throughout their career as well as professional presence and commitment to MDC.

Robert E. Scott, Jr., Esquire

Robert E. Scott, Jr., Esquire

F. Ford Loker, Esquire

F. Ford Loker, Esquire

Bruce R. Parker, Esquire

Bruce R. Parker, Esquire

 Susan T. Preston, Esquire

Susan T. Preston, Esquire


Photos from August 24 Lunch & Learn

Photos from September 12 Lunch & Learn

“The Associate’s Handbook: A Resource for Aspiring Trial Lawyers” »
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The Defense LineThe March 2018 Defense Line is here!
Featured articles:

  • Maryland Healthy Working Families Act: Employer Best Practices to Avoid Traps for the Unwary
  • Debt Collection and Limitations on Collateral Attacks of Void Judgments
  • 10 LinkedIn Tips for Lawyers: Legal Marketing Online
  • Reasons Your Firm Needs a Social Media Policy
  • MDC’s First Deposition Bootcamp
  • Martaz Johnson v. State of Maryland: Maryland’s Highest Court Rules that No Expert Testimony Required to Explain GPS Technology

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View photos from the 2018 Deposition Bootcamp »

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