“Blazing the Trail: Maryland’s First Black Lawyers and the Legacy They Built”

John and Frances Angelos Law Center
Moot Court

H?ear about Maryland's early Black lawyers and the challenges they faced in gaining admission to the bar, as well as obstacles still in existence for Black lawyers seeking bar admission and judgeships. Panelists will include Texas lawyer and author John Browning, Maryland lawyer Domonique Flowers, the Hon. Pamila Brown, J.D. '79, administrative judge of the Howard County District Court, and the Hon. Lynn Stewart Mays, associate judge on the Circuit Court of Baltimore City.

P?anels will be moderated by UBalt Law Prof. Jose Anderson and the Hon. Sidney Butcher, associate judge on the District Court of Anne Arundel County.

T?he event is co-sponsored by the Historical Committee of the Bar Association of Baltimore City, Gallagher Evelius and Jones, the Harry A. Cole Judicial Council of the Maryland Judiciary, and CRC Salomon.

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Christine Stutz
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Appropriate accommodations for individuals with disabilities will be provided upon request 10 days prior to a campus event and 30 days prior to an event requiring travel.

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