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Herbert B. Dixon, Jr.

TECHSHOW 2019 BOARD

Herbert B. Dixon, Jr. is a senior judge on the Superior Court of the District of Columbia. He is a former member of the ABA Board of Governors and the House of Delegates. He is the technology columnist for The Judges’ Journal magazine and a member of the ABA Journal magazine’s Board of Editors. Judge Dixon was the chair of Superior Court’s Electronic Filing Pilot Project, which received national recognition for its success, and oversaw implementation of the court’s technology-enhanced courtroom project. He is a frequent speaker on topics related to the intersection of law and technology

Judge Dixon is a former presiding judge of both the Civil Division and the Multi-Door Dispute Resolution Division of Superior Court; a former co-chair of the DC Courts’ Strategic Planning Leadership Council, the entity charged with writing the strategic plan for the District of Columbia Courts and evaluating progress in achieving the goals and objectives of the plan; and a former chair of the National Conference of State Trial Judges. During 2007 – 2010, Judge Dixon is the first known active judge to serve on the TECHSHOW® Planning Board. He received his J.D. degree from Georgetown University Law Center and a Bachelor of Science degree in Electrical Engineering from Howard University.

My Sessions

Lights, Camera, Action! ABA TECHSHOW 2019 Takeaways

Grand Ballroom EF

Wish you could clone yourself so you could attend multiple programs at the same time for the last two days? We hear ya! So, we’ve asked our speakers to submit the top action items from their session, focused on what you can do now and what you should put on your to-do list to improve […]

Plenary
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Showtime in the Courtroom

Columbus EF

Don’t be intimidated by the equipment in a technology-enhanced courtroom. Think of the occasion as your opportunity for show and tell to present your client’s case understandably and compellingly. This session will describe the typical technology found in modern courtrooms and how to use this technology to your advantage. This session will guide you from […]

Litigation
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