2018 Midyear Meeting
March 24, 2018
The Ritz-Carlton, Pentagon City

This one-day meeting will take place at The Ritz-Carlton (1250 S Hayes Street, Arlington, VA 22202) in Pentagon City on Saturday, March 24, 2018. The agenda for the day’s events will be released soon.

For those arriving early, there will be a reception on Friday evening held in conjunction with the final round of the Moot Court Competition on March 23.

Please note that individual Midyear Meeting event registration is required for attendees.

Three Ways to Register:
1) Register Online
2) Fax the PDF Registration Form to 571-481-9090
3) Mail the PDF Registration Form to Federal Bar Association; Attn: 2018 Midyear Meeting; PO Box 79395; Baltimore, MD 21279 

 Event Fee 
 Moot Court Final Round & Reception (Fri. 3/23)  Complimentary
 FBA Business Meetings & National Council  Complimentary
 Midyear Meeting Luncheon   $90

8:00 a.m.-3:30 p.m. FBA Board of Directors Meeting
3:45-5:45 p.m. FBBC Board of Directors Meeting
6:30-8:00 p.m. Thurgood Marshall Memorial Moot Court Competiton Final Round & Reception
U.S. Court of Appeals for the Armed Forces
450 E St. NW, Washington, DC 20442  
7:30-8:30 a.m. Registration and Continental Breakfast
8:00-10:00 a.m.

Foundation of the Federal Bar Association Board of Directors Meeting

8:30-9:30 a.m. Keynote Presentation
Nora Bergman
9:30-10:30 a.m.

Circuit Vice Presidents & Chapter Leaders Breakout Session

Section and Division Leaders Breakout Session

11:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.

General Session: National Constitution Center Podcast Recording

12:30-2:00 p.m.


1:45-2:15 p.m. National Council Registration
2:15-5:00 p.m. National Council Meeting
5:00-6:00 p.m. Reception
6:30-10:00 p.m. Fellows of the Foundation Dinner
(Invitation Only)
*Agenda, CLE session and speaker information is tentative and subject to change

A discounted block of rooms has been reserved for attendees at The Ritz-Carlton (1250 S Hayes Street, Arlington, VA 22202) at $195/night (plus state and local taxes). Check-in time is 4:00pm and check-out time is 11:00am.

Reservations must be made by Wednesday, February 28, 2018. Any reservations received after the above date or until the block is full, whichever is sooner, will be accepted based on a room-type and rate-available basis.

To reserve online, click here and insert the Group Code: FBEFBEA to receive your discounted group rate.

To reserve over the phone, call 1-800-241-3333 today and reference the group name "FBA Midyear Meeting 2018." Please have your arrival/departure dates and credit card information ready to expedite your reservation process. 

In order to ensure the success of FBA meetings and programs, we encourage all participants to making their housing accommodations within the arranged room block. The Meetings Department makes every effort to keep expenses at this meeting as low as possible by negotiating the best hotel rate with its vendors. We appreciate your support and consideration.

If you have any questions regarding housing or other Midyear Meeting related programming, please contact Caitlin Rider, Meeting Planner.

March 24, 2018
The Ritz-Carlton, Pentagon City
1250 S Hayes Street
Arlington, VA 22202

Connect With Us...