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Results of the 2018 Annual Election

The following were elected at the November 14, 2018 annual meeting/election to serve terms beginning on January 1, 2019: Officers: President*: James Connor (Civil Division, U.S. DOJ) President-Elect:... more

Results of the 2017 Annual Election

The following were elected at the Annual Meeting/Election on December 7, 2017 for terms beginning on January 1, 2018: Officers: President*:  William Bergmann (Baker Hostetler LLP) President-Elect:  James... more

Results of the 2016 Annual Election

The following were elected at the Annual Meeting/Election held on November 15, 2016 for terms beginning on January 1, 2017:   Officers:      President*: Edward Passarelli... more

Results of the 2015 Annual Election

The following were elected at the Annual Meeting/Election held on November 19, 2015 for terms beginning on January 1, 2016: Officers: President*: Altom Maglio (Maglio Christopher &... more

In Memoriam: Sr. Judge Francis Allegra

The bar association is sad to announce that our friend and colleague Senior Judge Francis Marion Allegra, of the United States Court of Federal Claims,... more

Notice of Proposed Amendment to the Rules

The following notice has been issued by the Court of Federal Claims: Pursuant to 28 U.S.C. §§ 2071(b) and 2503(b), the United States Court of Federal... more

Lydia K. Grigsby Took the Oath of Office on 12/15/14

Lydia Kay Griggsby took the oath of office on December 15, 2014, as Judge of the United States Court of Federal Claims. Judge Griggsby was... more

Newly Admitted Lawyers' Division

Newly Admitted Lawyers' Division Inaugural Meeting/Reception on August 14 The Division will be hosting its inaugural event from 5pm to 7pm on Thursday, August 14, at... more

In Memoriam: Selma H. Smith (Judge Loren Smith's Mother)

We regret to inform you of the passing of Judge Loren Smith's mother, Selma H. Smith on April 4, 2014. For obituary and service details,... more

In Memorium: Randolph Thrower (1914-2014)

A founding member of the Court of Federal Claims Bar Association and its first president. Services for Mr. Thrower will be held in Atlanta, GA... more

Annual Meeting/Election Results

The following were elected at the annual meeting/election held on November 19, 2013: Officers: President*: Lewis S. Wiener, Sutherland Asbill & Brennan LLP President-Elect: Mary Abate, Tax Division,... more

Annual Meeting/Election Rescheduled for 11/19/2013

All members are invited to join the bar association for the annual meeting/election followed by a reception on Tuesday, November 19, 2013 at 5:00 p.m. at... more

Judicial Conference Rescheduled for 02/25/2014

Please save the date for the 26th Annual U.S. Court of Federal Claims Judicial Conference, now rescheduled for Tuesday, February 25, 2014. The Judicial Conference... more

New Chief Judge Designated by President Obama

The President has designated the Honorable Patricia Elaine Campbell-Smith as Chief Judge of the United States Court of Federal Claims. A Passing of the Gavel... more

Postponement of Judicial Conference and Annual Meeting/Election Scheduled for 10/17/2013

Due to the shutdown of the federal government, the United States Court of Federal Claims and the Court of Federal Claims Bar Association have decided... more

General Order for USCFC Holiday Schedule

Please see the attached Order from the U.S. Court of Federal Claims regarding the upcoming holiday schedule. ... more

Appointment of Judge Patricia Campbell-Smith and Designation of Chief Special Master Denise K. Vowell

Patricia E. Campbell-Smith took the oath of office on September 19, 2013, as Judge of the United States Court of Federal Claims. Judge Campbell-Smith was... more

Annual Meeting/Election 10/17/13

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... more

2013 Carole Bailey Scholarship Winner

The winner of the 2013 Carole Bailey Scholarship is Andrew Murray, a first year law student at Vanderbilt Law School. Before law school, Andrew worked... more

Notice of Change of the Court's Mailing Address

Effective September 1, 2013 the zip code will change for the mailing address of the U.S. Court of Federal Claims. Please see the official published... more

Court Reporting Services

Please be aware that as of June 24, 2013, the Court of Federal Claims no longer has a reporting contract with Heritage Reporting. A new... more

Deskbook Available Online for Members

Members can now access an electronic copy of the Deskbook for Practitioners by clicking here. ... more

Announcing the 2013 Carole Bailey Scholarship

The Bar Association is pleased to announce that applications are now being accepted for the 2013 Carole Bailey Scholarship.  To learn more about the scholarship,... more

Annual Meeting/Election

The U.S. Court of Federal Claims Bar Association will hold its Annual Meeting of the Membership/Election on Thursday, November 15, 2012 at 5:15pm at the... more

Rule 6 Notice for October 29-30 Court Closure

Please see the Court's Notice regarding Rule 6 pertaining to the Court's closure on October 29-30, 2012.   ... more

General Order for Upcoming Court Holiday Schedule

Please see the attached Order from the U.S. Court of Federal Claims regarding the upcoming holiday schedule. ... more

Fall 2012 Newsletter Available

The Fall 2012 Newsletter is now available for viewing. ... more

Announcing the Carole Bailey Scholarship

The bar association is pleased to announce the creation of the Carole Bailey Scholarship, which will award at least one annual law student scholarship of... more

Inside 717 - July 2012 Issue Available

The July 2012 edition of Inside 717 is now available for viewing to members only.  Please click here and follow the instructions at the bottom... more

25th Judicial Conference on November 15 - Register Now!

You are cordially invited to attend the 25th Annual U.S. Court of Federal Claims Judicial Conference on Thursday, November 15, 2012.  The theme of this... more

Brown Bag Series: Introduction to the Court - July 18

Wednesday, July 18, 2012 at 12:00pm Introduction to the Court Tayloe House 717 Madison Place, NW Washington, DC 20005 NOTE:  THIS EVENT IS FILLED TO CAPACITY This program will serve as... more

Writing Competition Closing June 29

The competition seeks student papers on any topic that falls within the jurisprudence of the U.S. Court of Federal Claims.  Please pass the word to... more

Brown Bag Programs Coming Soon!

The U.S. Court of Federal Claims Bar Association is currently planning several brown bag programs and will have details posted here soon, so be sure to... more