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Reception and Talk: Hon. Andre M. Davis, United States Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit

February 26, 2013

Time: 7:15 PM - 9:00 PM
Location: John and Frances Angelos Law Center Lobby
Contact Name: Claudia Diamond
Contact Phone: 410-837-4427
Contact E-mail: cdiamond@ubalt.edu

Judge Andre Davis of the United States Court of Appeals of the Fourth Circuit visits the University of Baltimore School of Law for a discussion about the importance and effectiveness of outstanding oral advocacy in trial and appellate settings. The event, taking placein the Moot Court Room of the John and Frances Angelos Law Center, home of the University of Baltimore School of Law, 1415 Maryland Ave., is of special interest to UB law students who are currently enrolled in Introduction to Advocacy—the school’s required writing and oral advocacy class taught this year by 31 practitioners and judges to first-year day students and second-year evening students. Judge Davis’s talk, which follows a reception starting at 7:15 p.m.,  is free and open to the public.

President Obama nominated Judge Davis to the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit on April 2, 2009; following the endorsement of the Senate Judiciary Committee and then confirmation by the full U.S. Senate, he was commissioned on Nov. 10, 2009.