Conference of Orphans' Court Judges

On November 18, 2003, the Chief Judge of the Court of Appeals issued an Administrative Order establishing the Conference of Orphans' Court Judges.  On September 28, 2015, the Chief Judge issued an Administrative Order to harmonize the structure of the Conference within the governance structure adopted by the Chief Judge. 

The Conference consults with the Chief Judge on matters that affect the Orphans' Court, while offering advice and making recommendations on judiciary policy and legislation that impacts the Orphans’ Court.  It also provides a forum for exchanging ideas and the mentoring of new Orphans’ Court judges. The Conference consists of 14 members appointed by the Chief Judge who serve two-year terms.


Please click on the following link to access the current membership, and
Conference of Orphans’ Court Judges’ Meeting Minutes:
http://mdcourts.gov/conferenceorphanscourt/index.html