Path to the Federal Bench & Presidential Appointments Luncheon
Feb. 3 | Miami, FL – Approximately 80 people, a large percentage of them judges, attended a luncheon sponsored and hosted by Shook, Hardy & Bacon at the Firm’s Miami office. A stellar panel discussed the process of presidential nomination and Senate confirmation. Panelist were Judge Jimmie Reyna (US Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit) Robert Raben (the Raben Group) Wifredo Ferrer (United States Attorney for the Southern District of Florida) Kendall Coffey (Chair of the Southern District Conference, Florida Federal Judicial Nominating Committee) Ignacia Moreno (Assistant Attorney General for the Environment and Natural Resources Division of the United States Department of Justice) and Sarah Saldana (US Attorney for the Northern District of Texas). The event was covered by South Florida’s legal newspaper, the Daily Business Review.