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Upcoming event

148th Annual Banquet and Awards Gala


The Annual BADC Gala is held at a premier DC venue in December, and typically includes cocktail reception, dinner, dessert, dancing, and an award ceremony. Agenda also includesAward Ceremony, Judicial Honoree of the Year Award, Lawyer of the Year, Hon. Annice M. Wagner Pioneer Award, and Young Lawyer of the Year Award.

Awards Presentation

Judicial Honoree of the Year
The Honorable Herbert B. Dixon, Jr.
The Superior Court of the District of Columbia
Lawyer of the Year 
Young Lawyer of the Year
The Honorable Annice M. Wagner Pioneer Award
President's Distinguished Career Award
The Suzanne V. Richards Foundation Grant



ANNUAL EVENTS

Join us for our annual events as a sponsor or an attendee.

LUNCHEON

JUNE

The BADC Luncheon is an annual event, held every June in a historic location in Washington DC. Agenda includes: Keynote Address and Installation of New Officers/Directors by Chief Judge.


NEGLECT & DELINQUENCY PRACTICE INSTITUTE

SEPTEMBER

The BADC NDPI is an annual two-day conference that provides valuable training for lawyers who represent child victims of abuse and neglect and laws and regulations facing •the CCAN practitioner. The agenda includes: Plenaries and breakout sessions, Luncheon with Keynote speaker, Social time (lunch and reception included).


IP LUNCHEON

June

The BADC’s Intellectual Property Section’s Annual Lun- cheon brings together judges from the Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit, judges from the International Trade Commission, judges from the Patent and or Trial and Ap- peal Board, judges from area district courts, and local IP practitioners. 


Judicial reception

October

The BADC Judicial Reception is an annual event that honors judges who are retiring or taking senior status for their outstanding commitment to the courts and the legal system and welcomes incoming judges.

The event typically attracts many area judges and those who practice in their courts. Agenda includes:Welcome by the Chief Judge, Remarks from the President of the BADC, Recognition of Judicial Honorees retiring/taking Senior status and incoming Judges, Reception with cocktails & hors d’oeuvres.


gala

December

The Annual BADC Gala is held at a premier DC venue in December, and typically includes cocktail reception, dinner, dessert, dancing, and an award ceremony. Agenda also includesAward Ceremony, Judicial Honoree of the Year Award, Lawyer of the Year, Hon. Annice M. Wagner Pioneer Award, and Young Lawyer of the Year Award.