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2022 Judges Forum

Kentucky Circuit and Appellate Court Judges are invited to attend the 2022 Judge’s Forum held in conjunction with the Kentucky Justice Association's Annual Convention/Seminar at the The Westin Cincinnati.

KJA is making the program available to judges for a total of $100 (program, social events, and hotel room at The Westin Cincinnati for the nights of September 14 and 15, 2021. Judges may seek reimbursement from AOC for this administrative expense. This event is limited to the first 30 judges who register. 

By registering, you agree to abide by CDC guidelines, convention venue rules and regulations, state rules and regulations, and guidelines KJA may implement to ensure your and other attendees’ safety in effect at the time of the Convention.

During registration, please note which nights you need a room, September 14, September 15, or both.

Virtual 5k Run & WalkSponsored by FORGE Consulting

Annual Convention attendees complete the Run & Walk anytime or anywhere between Monday, September 12th and Friday, September 16th at Noon ET. Participants receive a free T-shirt from Forge Consulting. The winner will be announced at the Friday Awards Lunch.

Wednesday, September 14

Tee Times Available between 11:30 to 1:00 p.m.

Golf Outing — Lassing Pointe Golf Course (2266 Double Eagle Drive, Union, KY)

KJA will contact all golfers prior to schedule a tee time between 11:30 and 1:00 p.m.

Sponsored by Equinox Health/Brain Mapping Solutions Inc.

6:00 to 8:00 p.m.

Welcome Reception — Moerlein Lager House (115 Joe Nuxhall Way, Cincinnati)


Thursday, September 15

8:30 a.m.

Registration and Breakfast in the Exhibit Hall

Sponsored by The Lawrence Firm, PLLC

9:00 a.m.

Appellate Rules

Kevin Burke — Louisville, Kentucky

10:10 a.m.

Networking Break

10:30 a.m.

Effective Appellate Writing

Kentucky Court of Appeals Judge Jacqueline Caldwell — Springfield, Kentucky

11:40 a.m.

Networking Lunch Provided in the Exhibit Hall

Sponsored by Elder Law Lexington

11:40 p.m.

Women Trial Attorney's Caucus Lunch - Ballroom 3

Sponsored by Cindy Chanley, RINGLER Associates

12:40 p.m.

Unique Rules and Procedures for Corporate Representatives Depositions

Joe Satterley — Louisville, Kentucky

1:40 p.m.

Judges Education Concludes for the Day

6:00 to 8:00 p.m.

President’s Reception — E+O Kitchen (56 West Freedom Way, Cincinnati)
Sponsored by Brad Cecil, Cindy Chanley and Ryan Christen Oliphant, RINGLER Associates

Friday, September 16

8:30 a.m.

Registration and Breakfast in the Exhibit Hall

9:00 a.m.

Case Scheduling, Discovery and Trial Issues (Part One)
Phil Grossman — Louisville, Kentucky

Richard Hay — Somerset, Kentucky

10:10 a.m.

Networking Break

Donut Wall sponsored by Kentuckiana Court Reporters

10:40 a.m.

Case Scheduling, Discovery and Trial Issues (Part Two)
Phil Grossman — Louisville, Kentucky

Richard Hay — Somerset, Kentucky

11:50 to 1:40 p.m.

Awards Lunch — Ballroom 3

Join us as we recognize the recipients of the Peter Perlman Outstanding Trial Lawyer and Outstanding Trial Judge Awards.
Sponsored by The Bigler 
Group, Settlement Planning

1:40 p.m.

Judges Program Concludes

** Judges are welcome to attend sessions in the main conference room as well.

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