The award-winning University of Baltimore Law Forum concentrates on developing trends and topics unique to the Maryland legal community.
The University of Baltimore Law Forum provides unique focus on Maryland's legal decisions and issues, providing practitioners and the larger community with one-stop location for gaining insight and information on the changes shaping the practice of law in Maryland. The student-reviewed journal includes articles from University of Baltimore law students and faculty, as well as Maryland-based attorneys, judges and legislators. Please visit our blog here.
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Editorial Board Members
Editor-in-Chief: Genevieve Hornik
Managing Editor: Tyler Duckett
Assistant Managing Editor: Rachel Eldringhoff
Recent Developments Editor: Hayley Lucas
Comments Editor: Shaneel Myles
Articles Editors: Marrio Davis & Carley Wilbourne
Alumni & Symposium Editor: Emily Berg
Resource Editor: Sameerah Mickey
Manuscripts Editor: Matthew Braun
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When Does Crawford Reach Jailhouse Phone Calls That Implicate a Co-Defendant, But Are Made by Another Non-Testifying Co-Defendant? by Matt Grogan
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Maryland Personal Jurisdiction in the Cyberspace Context, by Saad Gul
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The University of Baltimore Law Forum Journal Events -- 2018-19
The University of Baltimore School of Law's Law Forum will present its annual symposium, Trusts and Estates: Trust Us, It's Important, from 4 to 7 p.m. on Tuesday, Nov. 13. The conversation will explore hot topics in trusts and estates litigation in Maryland.
The event will begin with a presentation from the chairman of the Maryland Board of Law Examiners, Jonathan Azrael, regarding Maryland’s transition to the Uniform Bar Exam in July 2019.
Following the presentation, there will be a panel led by Professor Angela Vallario with the following panelists:
- Frederick R. Franke Jr., of Franke, Sessions & Beckett LLC
- Del. Kathleen Dumais, D-Montgomery
- Hon. Athena Malloy Groves – Orphans’ Court for Prince George’s County
A reception will follow the panel.