Committee Meeting Schedules

Executive Council
President, Hon. Philip N. Tirabassi

The Executive Council of the BCBA meets the second Tuesday of every month, except for August, each year. The meetings are held at 8:00 a.m. in the County Courts Building, 401 Bosley Avenue, Towson, MD.
Stated Meetings of the BCBA are held in October and February each year,
and the Annual Meeting is held in June.
For the 2013-14 fiscal year, the schedule is as follows:
Stated Meetings, 4:30 P.M. – October 17, 2013 & February 20, 2014
The Annual Meeting will be held at 4:30 P.M.on
Thursday, June 18, 2014, in Ceremonial Courtroom 5 of the Old Courthouse.
A reception sponsored by the Young Lawyers Committee will immediately
follow the Annual Meeting, at a location yet to be determined.
ADR Committe
Chair, Hon. Ruth Jakubowski
Advocate Committe
Chair, Robert K. Erdman Jr.
410-296-8166 ext 109;
Bench/Bar Committee
Chair, Drake C. Zaharris
This Committee meets the second Thursday of each month, unless there is a holiday or conference conflict.
The schedule for 2013-2014 is as follows:
October 10
November 14
December 12
January 9
February 13
March 13
April 10
May 8
June 12
Constitution & ByLaws Committe
Chair, Peter D. Ward
Continuing Legal Education (CLE) Committee
Chair, Ephraim R. Siff
Criminal Law Committee
Chair, Raphael Santini
Entertainment Committee
Chair, Randolph Rice
Estates & Trusts Committee
Chair, Carolyn W. Nazelrod
410-426-3200 ext 7117;  
Family Law Committee
Chair, Stephen J. Cullen
Fee Arbitration Committe
Chair, Paul Vettori
Historical Committe
Chair, Hon. G. Darrell Russell
Law Day Committe
Chair, Lisa Y. Settles
Lawyer Referral Committe
Chair, Carl R. Gold
Lawyers Assistance Committe
Chair, Jay D. Miller
Long-Range Planning Committe
Chair, Rebecca Fleming
 Membership Committe
Chair, Alexander C. Steeves
   Memorial Committee
Chair, Herbert R. O’Conor, III
410-832-2883 ext 11; herb.o’  

Memorial Service for Members of the BCBA Who Have Passed Away in the past year.

Date TBD, Ceremonial Courtroom 5, Old Courthouse, 400 Washington Avenue, Towson

Departed Colleagues to be Remembered

Michael G. Rinn
I. Elliott Goldberg
Bayard Z. Hochberg
S. Ann Brobst
Edward Vidali
Earl G. Delarue
Julian S. Brewer Jr.
John C. Coolahan
Hon. William R. Buchanan Sr.

An electronic copy of the transcript of these services is available after the Memorial Service. Please email your request to .

Negligence, Insurance & Workers’ Comp Committee
Chair, Irwin E. Weiss
Pro Bono Committee
Chair, John Grason Turnbull III
Professionalism Committee
Chair, Sharon A. Christie

Public Awareness & Speakers Committee
Chair, Alice Bonner

Real Property Committee

Chair, Hunter C. Piel
Solo & Small Firm Committee
Chair, John Cord
Monthly Luncheons – Towson (Third Tuesday of each month), noon
7 West Bistro Grille, 7 West Chesapeake Avenue, Towson
Monthly Luncheons – Northwest (Fourth Wednesday of each month), 1 P.M.
The Harryman House, 340 Main Street, Reisterstown
Contact Diana Denrich if you expect to attend so proper reservations can be made (ddenrich@)
Bi-monthly Luncheons – Southeast, 12:30 P.M.
(Second Thursday of July, September, November, January, March, May)
Mo’s Seafood, 7600 Eastern Avenue (near Eastpoint Mall), 12:30 PM
State, Local Laws & Zoning Committee
Chair, Lawrence E. Schmidt
 Technology Committee
Chair, James O. Gentry, Jr.
Young Lawyers Committee
Chair, Tyler J. Nowicki