Law Day Committee

2019-20 Committee Chair

Mariela C. D'Alessio

Smith, Gildea & Schmidt, LLC

600 Washington Avenue, Suite 200

Towson, MD 21204


2019-20 Committee Vice-Chair

Tracee Fruman

100 St. Paul Place

18th Floor

Baltimore, MD 21202


Law Day - May 1, 2019

All Baltimore County (public and private school) students are encouraged to submit entries. Cash prizes will be awarded on May 1, 2019. BCBA Members' children/grandchildren may be in any Maryland school jurisdiction.

Art Contest Flyer 2019  - Kindergarten - 8th Grade Students

Essay Cover Sheet 2019 Essay Contest Flyer 2019 - High School Students

Deadline for submissions is Monday, April 8, 2019, 4:30 p.m. to the Baltimore County Bar Association, 100 County Courts Building, 401 Bosley Avenue, Towson, MD 21204; or email to


Bench/Bar Meeting Minutes – March

Apr 3, 2020

3-12-2020 Minutes

COVID-19 Court Updates & Small Business Resources

Apr 2, 2020

Court Updates Governor Hogan issued an Executive Order on Monday, March 30th including a Stay at Home Order.  Law Firms are still considered essential and may remain open.  Click here for interpretive guidance and Click here for the full order. Maryland District Court issues Revised Policy on Interim Peace, Protective, and Extreme Risk Protective Orders (ERPOs). …

Circuit Court Status During Closure

Apr 2, 2020

With the court closure extended until at least May 4th, we continue to operate with essential personnel.  The following matters occur on a continuing basis: MDEC pleadings are processed, either through personnel in the courthouse or those working remotely.  Almost all are docketed on the day they are received and are tasked for rulings in…