Date Title CLE Format City/Area
03/05/20 Effective Mediation Of Commercial, Insurance And Other Multi-issue Disputes 3.5 In-Person + Webcast Live Columbia
03/09/20 ADR Section Meeting - None
04/20/20 ADR Section Meeting - In-Person
04/28/20 ADR Section Spring Seminar and Chief Judge Bell Awards Dinner - In-Person Hanover, MD
05/11/20 ADR Section Meeting - In-Person Annapolis
06/10/20 ADR Section Meeting - In-Person Ocean City
09/21 - 09/25/20 40-Hour Basic Mediation Training 40 In-Person Baltimore

Chief Judge Robert M. Bell Award

The Chief Judge Robert M. Bell Award for Outstanding Contribution to Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR) in Maryland honors the vision and accomplishments of Chief Judge Robert M. Bell for his work in promoting the use of ADR in the Maryland judiciary, schools, government, and communities. The award is presented at the MSBA ADR Section spring dinner.

Click below to nominate someone for this year’s award.


Previous Recipients of the Chief Judge Bell Award

2019 – Hon. Thomas G. Ross
2018 – Louise Phipps Senft, Esq.
2017 – Dr. Lorig Charkoudian
2016 – Chief Judge Peter B. Krauser
2015 – Jonathan S. Rosenthal, Esq.
2014 – Martin A. Kranitz
2013 – Rachel A. Wohl, Esq.
2012 – Patricia A. Miller, Esq.
2011 – Hon. Melanie A. Vaughn
2010 – Marvin E. Johnson, Esq.
2008 – Ramona Buck
2007 – Roger C. Wolf