If you are a local or specialty bar and would like to be invited to the 2020 Conference of Bar Presidents, please submit an application below. Applications must be received by March 1, 2020.
Effective as of the Conference of Bar Presidents 2016, in order to be invited to the Conference, all specialty bar associations* must meet the following criteria:
In addition, all specialty bar associations will need to meet one of the following criteria:
*Maryland County and Baltimore City Bar Associations will be grandfathered and not subject to the revised Criteria.
Failure to meet the above criteria will result in the specialty bar association not being invited to the conference. Specialty Bars will need to reapply every 2 years.
The individual selected by the invited organization to attend the Conference of Bar Presidents must be a MSBA member or will be charged the current cost of membership to the MSBA in order to attend the conference. In the event that the attendee pays for attendance, he or she will become an MSBA member.
Approved by the MSBA Board of Governors June, 2014.
Criteria will be effective as of the Conference of Bar Presidents 2016.