top of page
Clapping Audience

THE COURT OF APPEALS FOR VETERANS CLAIMS BAR ASSOCIATION

Our Mission

The Court of Appeals for Veterans Claims Bar Association is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization established to improve and facilitate the administration of justice in the U.S. Court of Appeals for Veterans Claims.  Our goal is to provide information and services for those interested in Veterans law.  Our members enjoy a wide variety of educational and professional networking opportunities.

Home: About
Home: Blog Feed

PROGRAMS & RESOURCES

2023 ANNUAL MEETING: CLASS ACTIONS IN THE U.S. COURT OF APPEALS FOR VETERANS CLAIMS WITH PROFESSOR OF ADAM ZIMMERMAN OF
USC GOULD SCHOOL OF LAW

September 2023

Adam Zimmerman USC Gould School of Law

PANEL DISCUSSION: EVOLUTION OF APPELLATE REPRESENTATION AT THE U.S. COURT OF APPEALS FOR VETERANS CLAIMS

June 2023

In court

JUDICIAL PORTRAIT PRESENTATIONS

June 2023

1687289523359_edited_edited_edited.jpg

PANEL DISCUSSION: PROFESSIONALISM

May 2023

Legal Handshake

MEET THE COURT:

MICHAEL A. BURNAT, CHIEF DEPUTY CLERK OF OPERATIONS; PAQUETTE TYRONE DESHAZIER, DEPUTY OPERATIONS MANAGER; AND JOHN LEON, COURT LIBRARIAN

March 2023

Filing

MILITARY CULTURAL COMPETENCY PROGRAM

March 2023

Military Humvee

SIXTH ANNUAL "VA UPDATE" PROGRAM

February 2023

Sixth Annual VA Update Photo - New Edited.jpg

PANEL DISCUSSION: JOBS IN ADMINISTRATIVE LAW

October 2022

Working from Home

2022 ANNUAL MEETING:
PANEL DISCUSSION OF RECENT PRECEDENTIAL DECISIONS

September 2022

IMG_2609.jpg

PANEL DISCUSSION: CAREERS IN VETERANS LAW

February 2022

Group Calls

PANEL DISCUSSION: VETERANS SERVING VETERANS

May 2022

US Army Soldier in Universal Camouflage Uniform

NEGOTIATING JOINT MOTIONS FOR REMAND AFTER RULE 33 CONFERENCES

April 2022

Conference Lecture

EFFECTIVE MOTIONS PRACTICE BEFORE THE CAVC

February 2022

Book of Laws

FIFTH ANNUAL
"VA UPDATE" PROGRAM

January 2022

USA Flag

TIPS & TRICKS FOR VIRTUAL ORAL ADVOCACY

December 2021

IMG_1575.jpg

HISTORY OF THE 2ND GENERATION OF THE COURT FROM THE PERSPECTIVE OF ITS CHIEF JUDGES

October 2021

Law Attorney_edited.jpg

BRIEF WRITING TIPS FROM THE BENCH

August 2021

Judge
Home: Resources
Home: Resources

MEMBERSHIP OPTIONS

The CAVC Bar Association is a 501(c)(3) charitable organization.  Our mission is exclusively supported by the annual dues paid by our members. Most of the programming, events, and educational activities produced by the CAVC Bar Association are provided free of charge and coordinated by an all-volunteer Board of Governors and committee structure.  If you are not yet a member of the CAVC Bar Association, please join today. If you have not renewed your membership for the fiscal year (October through September), please renew today. 


NOTE: Emails from the CAVC Bar Association may initially be routed to a Junk or Spam folder.  Please adjust your security settings to ensure that you receive the most up-to-date information. 

Home: Membership

REGULAR MEMBERSHIP

Business Meeting

$95/year

Open to attorneys and non-attorneys who are in good standing and admitted to practice before the U.S. Court of Appeals for Veterans Claims (CAVC) under Rule 46(a) "Practice Before the Court."

ASSOCIATE MEMBERSHIP

Business Meeting

$95/year

Open to attorneys in good standing in the highest court of their state, but not admitted to practice before the CAVC, who have an interest in the subject matter jurisdiction of the Court and support the mission of the CAVC Bar Association.

TRIAL MEMBERSHIP

Conversation Between Colleagues

Free - Subject to Verification of the Date of Admission to Practice Under Vet. App. R. 46

This non-voting membership is available ONLY to newly admitted practitioners for the remainder of the fiscal membership year (October 1 through September 30) in which the practitioner is admitted to practice before the CAVC.  A practitioner may elect to become a voting member by paying annual dues.  Verification of the date of admission under Vet. App. R. 46 is required.

GROUP OR GOVERNMENT MEMBERSHIP

Business meeting

$75/year

Open to attorneys and non-attorneys.
This rate is available for group memberships for 5 or more members of the same organization.  Members are designated by their organization, and dues are paid directly by the organization.

STUDENT MEMBERSHIP

Law Student

$25/year

Open to students currently enrolled in an accredited law school.

COURT MEMBERSHIP

Business congress

Paid by the Court

Open to employees of the Court who have been designated as eligible to participate in CAVC Bar Association activities. This is non-voting membership entitling judges and licensed attorneys employed by the CAVC to participate in bar association activities.

AUXILLARY MEMBERSHIP

Business Meeting

$75/year

Auxiliary membership is available to anyone employed by a Regular or Associate member such as paralegals or law clerks.

CONTACT US

Are you interested in becoming a member?  Do you have questions about the CAVC Bar Association? Please reach out today!

PO Box 7992
Washington, DC 20044-7992

  • Twitter
  • LinkedIn
  • Instagram

Thanks for submitting!

Home: Contact
Home: Instagram Widget
bottom of page