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Annual Meeting/Election 10/17/13

Posted on October 1, 2013 in News

The U.S. Court of Federal Claims Bar Association will holds its Annual Meeting of the Membership/Election on Thursday, October 17, 2013 at 5:00 p.m. at the U.S. Court of Federal Claims, 717 Madison Place, NW, Courtroom 201, Washington, DC.

If you would like to attend please RSVP to or 202-220-8638 no later than October 16, 2013 at 5:00 p.m. Eastern Standard Time.


President*: Lewis S. Wiener, Sutherland Asbill & Brennan LLP
President-Elect: Mary Abate, Tax Division, Court of Federal Claims Section, U.S. DOJ
Treasurer: Matthew Solomson, Booz Allen (effective 11/26/12)
Secretary: John Fargo, Civil Division/Commercial Litigation Branch, U.S. DOJ

Board of Governors:

James Boland, Venable LLP (3-year term)
Jeffrey Chiow, Rogers Joseph O’Donnell, PC (3-year term)
James Conner, Civil Division, U.S. DOJ (3-year term)
Ryan Piles, Vaccine Division, U.S. DOJ (3-year term

* Pursuant to the CFC Bar Association Bylaws, Lewis S. Wiener, the 2013 President-Elect, automatically succeeds to the position of President on January 1, 2014, and current President, Rob Stewart, serves as Immediate Past President.

Pursuant to Section 5.3 of the Association’s Articles of Incorporation, any Member of the Association is eligible for election to the Board of Governors and if not otherwise nominated may be nominated, with the permission of the nominee, upon petition signed by 15 percent (15%) of the Members. Should any Member wish to nominate a Member by petition, the petition and the acknowledgment of the nominee’s willingness to serve, should be provided to the Association (via e-mail to no later than October 10, 2013 at 5:00pm Eastern Standard Time so that the nomination can be made known to the membership.

Members who cannot attend the meeting and wish to vote by proxy should click here and complete and return the proxy ballot as indicated on the form no later than October 16, 2013 at 5:00 p.m. Eastern Standard Time.