2018 Kentucky Chapters Conference

 Second Annual Kentucky Chapters Conference
October 29, 2018
10:00 AM - 5:30 PM

Kentucky State Capitol Building
Frankfort, KY 

Keynote Address 


Hon. Mitch McConnell
Majority Leader, United States Senate

Order of Events:
Times subject to change.

Keynote:
10:30 AM – 11:00 AM

  • Hon. Mitch McConnell, Majority Leader, United States Senate

Criminal Justice Trends and Potential Reform 
11:00 AM –12:15 PM

  • Hon. Danny Reeves - United States District Court for the Eastern District of Kentucky; Commissioner, United States Sentencing Commission
  • Hon. Rob Duncan - United States Attorney for the Eastern District of Kentucky
  • Dan Cameron - Frost Brown Todd LLC; Spokesman, Kentucky Smart on Crime
  • Andrew English (Moderator) - General Counsel, Kentucky Justice & Public Safety Cabinet

Kentucky Constitution: Features, Quirks, and Practice Pointers 
1:15 PM - 2:30 PM

  • Joe Bilby - General Counsel, Kentucky Department of Agriculture
  • Matt Kuhn - Deputy General Counsel, Governor Matt Bevin
  • Eric Lycan - Dinsmore & Shohl LLP
  • William Thro - General Counsel, University of Kentucky; Former Virginia Solicitor General
  • Hon. Allison Ball (Moderator) - State Treasurer, Kentucky

Judicial Selection in Kentucky 
2:45 PM - 4:00 PM

  • Prof. Brian Fitzpatrick - Vanderbilt University School of Law
  • Chad Meredith - Deputy General Counsel, Governor Matt Bevin
  • Hon. John Roach (Moderator) - Ransdell Roach & Royse PLLC; former Kentucky Supreme Court Justice

Closing Cocktail Reception in Honor of Kentucky’s Sixth Circuit Judges

Cost (including lunch and CLE)

  • $40 - Federalist Society Members and Government Employees. *Early bird rate. Ticket price will increase to $50 after September 28.*
  • $20 - Students and Law Clerks
  • $100 - Non-Members