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AAJ’s Annual and Winter Conventions are the largest gathering of top trial lawyers. AAJ members come together for exceptional education, top networking opportunities, informative meetings, and comradery with their colleagues.

A New Convention Frontier
2021 Winter Virtual Convention

Now more than ever, it is crucial to have the tools and knowledge to adapt your practice and advance your clients' rights. The 2021 Winter Convention is offering unparalleled education, crucial connections with a national network of lawyers, and updates to the business and technology solutions you need right now. This isn't another Zoom, it is a complete virtual experience.

You've Got the Moves--Show Them Off and Support a Good Cause

FootprintsAAJ is excited to announce the AAJ Move Challenge, sponsored by Forge Consulting.  Track your steps and see how they stack up against your AAJ colleagues, plus you will also help raise money for World Central Kitchen.

To join, you just need to download the AAJ Move Challenge app and track your steps . The challenge will run from Thursday, January 28, at 12:01 am (ET) and ends on Thursday, February 11 at 11:59 pm (ET) and is open to all AAJ members.  Learn more here.

Pedal with the Prez

Ok, not the President. But, beat AAJ President Tobi Millrood on the bike that goes nowhere!

Join The Peloton Challenge, sponsored by Forge Consulting. The ride will be a 20-minute max-effort ride and a 10-minute suggested warm-up will be included. There will be prizes… and, lots of PRIDE on the line. Sign up here

Plus, anyone viewing the Competition may vote for their favorite Leaderboard Names. The most popular Leaderboard Name will receive a prize! 


Have a question? We’re here to help!


Urania Brown
Associate Director of Registration and Meetings
800-424-2725, ext. 8613



Shanise Cole
Manager, Business Development
800-424-2725 ext. 2736



Leah Mackie
Director, Business Development


Carson Jones
Convention Education Coordinator


Amber Gershman
Senior Membership Manager

Section and Litigation Groups

Meghan O'Garr
Section & Litigation Manager

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Give the Gift of Knowledge

Give the Gift of Knowledge by purchasing a 2021 Winter Convention registration for an AAJ member. When you purchase a registration for someone, a code will be provided to you to forward to that person to use for a complimentary registration. Please note, the code will be unique for each person and will have a one-time use.

Sponsored by Lisa Blue and John Eddie Williams, Jr.

Future Convention Dates and locations


Annual Convention

July 17-20
Chicago, IL
Hyatt Regency Chicago




February 12-15
Boca Raton, FL
Boca Raton Resort & Club


July 23-26
Seattle, WA
Washington State Convention Center and Sheraton Seattle



February 11-14
Phoenix, AZ 
JW Marriott Desert Ridge Resort & Spa 


July 15-18
Philadelphia, PA
Pennsylvania Convention Center,
Philadelphia Marriott Downtown and Residence in Philadelphia



February 10-13
Austin, TX 
JW Marriott Austin 


July 20-23
Nashville, TN
Omni Nashville Hotel

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As a member, you will become part of a dedicated community of trial lawyers fighting for justice. AAJ provides exceptional education, unparalleled advocacy, and a network of trial lawyers across the world. 

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