Appellate Law Program

The MSBA is announcing an exciting appellate law program to be held at the Court of Appeals on April 18. Please attend what will prove to be a fantastic event.


Effective Appellate Advocacy for Family Law Cases – Join an experienced panel for an evening of networking, dialogue, and presentations on the essential skills, strategies, and pitfalls of litigating family law cases in Maryland’s appellate courts.  The program will include tips on writing persuasive briefs and delivering crisp and effective oral arguments.  The speakers will also discuss why effective appellate advocacy starts in the trial court.  This program is for everyone whose family law practice involves matters that could end up before an appellate court.


Details:  April 18, 2017, 5:00-6:00 p.m. reception (cash bar – beer and wine), 6:00-8:00 p.m. program; Court of Appeals courtroom and foyer, 361 Rowe Boulevard, Annapolis, MD 21401; charge: $20.00 for MSBA Litigation Section or Family and Juvenile Law Section Members, $35.00 for others.  Registration through the MSBA to open shortly.


Co-sponsors: MSBA Litigation Section/Appellate Practice Committee; MSBA Family and Juvenile Law Section; and Miles & Stockbridge, P.C.


Panelists: The Honorable Deborah S. Eyler, Associate Judge, Court of Special Appeals of Maryland; Stephen J. Cullen, Esquire, Miles & Stockbridge, P.C.; and Cynthia E. Young, Esquire.


Program Co-Chairs and Moderators:  Steven M. Klepper, Esquire, Kramon & Graham, P.A. ( ); J. Bradford McCullough, Esquire, Lerch, Early & Brewer, Chtd. (


Please register by mailing your check payable to the MSBA, Attention: Theresa L. Michael, 520 West Fayette Street, Baltimore, Maryland  21201         



April 18, 2017 5:00 PM - April 18, 2017 8:00 PM
Court of Appeals
Courtroom and Foyer
361 Rowe Blvd
Annapolis, bbMD
Maryland State Bar Association (MSBA)