2014 Third Circuit Judicial Conference


The 2014 Third Circuit Judicial Conference will take place May 7-9 at Hershey Lodge in Hershey, Pennsylvania. This is the 71st Judicial Conference of the Third Circuit. All judges and attorneys are invited to attend the Conference sessions. Guests are welcome to all social events.

The Judicial Conference will consider the business of the courts and address matters of importance to the administration of justice in the Third Circuit. 28 U.S.C. ยง 333.  Twelve continuing legal education credits will be offered, including ethics. Programs of interest to both private sector and public interest attorneys will be featured, including sessions on class actions, electronic discovery, municipal bankruptcy, the intersection of antitrust and patent law, federal sentencing, and the challenges faced by former prisoners. These sessions will be led by experts and leaders in the respective fields. In addition, our Circuit Justice, Samuel A. Alito, Jr., will speak at the opening evening dinner, and the Solicitor General of the United States, Donald B. Verrilli, Jr., will participate in a luncheon fireside chat.

Click here to view the most recent version of the Conference agenda. Please check this page regularly as changes to the program may occur.