IAIABC/NAWCJ Judicial Program

Program Dates

Day 1: Monday, September 30 (1:00pm - 5:00pm)
Day 2: Tuesday, October 1 (9:00am - 12:00pm)

Program Description

The IAIABC and NAWCJ (National Association of Workers' Compensation Judiciary) are proud to host this two-day joint Judicial Program, as part of the IAIABC 99th Annual Convention

Experts will share their insights and experiences sessions on: 
  • Evidence for Adjudicators: Gain a deeper understanding of the rules of evidence and how to apply them inyour courtroom
  • Mediation Basics and Practice: Learn the fundamentals of mediation how it can be used to fairly and expeditiously resolve disputes
  • Appeals: View From Above: Get insight on how to persuade (and not irritate) appeal judges
  • Judges' Roundtable: Appreciate frank discussion on current adjudicatory issues including new technology and dealing with difficult parties

View the full Judical Program agenda here. 

Who Attends?

The Judicial Program will be most valuable to workers' compensation judges and directors of adjudication or mediation. Senior regulators with management responsibility over adjudication will also benefit from the program. 


There are two registration options for this program: Attend the Judicial Program and the full IAIABC 99th Annual Convention, and partake in all programming, social events, and meals offered September 30-October 3, 2013. Rates start at $775 for IAIABC and NAWCJ members. Interested in attending the Judicial Program only? Rate is $150 as standalone event, and includes access to the Judicial Program on Monday, September 30 (from 1:00 - 4:00 pm) and Tuesday, October 1 (from 9:00 - 12:00 pm). The standalone rate includes a continental breakfast provided Tuesday morning only. 

To process your registration: Individuals will be required to complete online registration in order to participate. To register at either rate, please know that you will be redirected to the Online Registration Form for the IAIABC 99th Annual Convention (standalone rate is an option on this form). Click here to register.

Distinguished Speakers

Deputy Director Jack A. Nolish
State of Michigan Workers’ Compensation Agency
President Elect, IAIABC
Judge David B. Torrey
Workers’ Compensation Office of Adjudication, Pennsylvania Department of Labor & Industry
President, National Association of Workers' Compensation Judiciary
Chairman Roger Williams
Virginia Workers’ Compensation Commission
Judge David W. Langham
Deputy Chief Judge, Florida Office of Judges Compensation Claims
Judge Deneise Lott 
Administrative Judge, Mississippi Workers’ Compensation Commission
Judge Charles McCullough
Senior Assistant Chief Industrial Appeals Judge, Washington Board of Industrial Insurance Appeals
Judge Joseph F. Murphy, Jr. 
Maryland Court of Appeals (retired)
Judge Richard Newman 
Chief Judge, Division of Workers’ Compensation, California Department of Industrial Relations







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