The LGA Board of Directors is excited to host an in-person conference.  

Reston Area Activities: LGA has put together a list of several area attractions and organized activities during our program, including a Golf Outing and a Pickleball Outing. Advance registration for golf and pickleball is required by Monday, October 2, so please view to the INFO PDF HERE to see registration info. 

Important Documents:
Conference At-A-Glance

Session Descriptions

Friday Afternoon Activities

Registrant List (Coming Soon)

Presentation Downloads (Coming Soon)

The program will provide 9 MCLE (Course ID No. & Form Coming Soon)

Registration and Hotel Reservation Cancellation Information


Registration Online registration and paper registration is open.

    • Members must login to receive the member rate. 
    • Non-members can register online by following the prompts.
    • All can register by completing the printable registration form and mailing with payment or emailing it to staff.
    • Full-conference registration includes the ONP and Awards Banquet. If you plan to attend, please let us know on the registration form. 
    • REGISTRATION RATE INCREASE: As shared in the July 2022 BOP, the Board of Directors adopted the recommendation of the Conference Policy Committee to increase conference registration fees to $500 beginning in the Fall of 2023.
      • LGA member registration fees are:
        • Early (August 7 - 18): $450
        • Regular (August 19 - September 15): $500 
        • Late (September 16 - September 28): $550
      • Non-member registration fees are:
        • Regular (August 7 - September 15): $575
        • Late (September 16 - October 28): $625
      • Daily registration fees are:
        • Regular (August 7 - September 15): $300
        • Late (September 16 - October 28): $350
  • Room Block LGA has negotiated a room block with rates starting at $189++ per night. 
    • The room block will close September 13 or once the block is full. 
    • REMEMBER - register then reserve! The room reservation link will be distributed in the registration confirmation email.
    • NOTE: Our program begins Thursday afternoon, October 5, and ends Saturday afternoon, October 7.
  • Sponsorship Opportunities LGA appreciates our conference sponsors for their generous support. For more information on opportunities, check out the available Conference Sponsorships. Consider becoming a yearly program sponsor and enjoy more benefits! Contact staff for details. 

  • Friday Afternoon Activities LGA is planning several area activities on Friday afternoon, October 6. 
Important Documents:

Online Registration Form members can log in to register to receive the member discount.
Printable Registration Form complete the fillable .pdf form and return to [email protected].
Hotel Room Reservation Link will be distributed in registration confirmation email.
Registrant List will be made available at the start of the conference. 
Presentation Download  will be made available the week of the conference. 
Registration and Hotel Reservation Cancellation Information
Help LGA Save Thousands of Dollars Per Year!
        REMEMBER - register then reserve!
        NEW - Awards Banquet RSVP notice and Basket Giveaway


View Printable Session Descriptions HERE.

9 am-1 pm: LGA Fall Board Breakfast, Meeting, and Lunch with Annual Sponsors

1-2:30 pm: General Session A: New Case Law

2:30-3 pm: Break

3-4:30 pm: Concurrent Sessions 1 and 2:

  • Use of Alternative Dispute Resolution in Resolving Employment, Education, and Other Civil Disputes
  • Impacts of COVID on Child Welfare Cases

6-7 pm: YLGA Program

7-9 pm: Opening Night Party at WolfTrap (Vienna, Virginia)

8:30-9 am: Breakfast

9-10:30 am: General Session B: General Election Law, Federal and State Voters’ Rights Acts, And Redistricting

10:30-11 am: Break

11-12:30 pm: Concurrent Sessions 3 & 4:

  • State Court Practitioners’ Appealing Options, or Why LGA’s Litigators Make Trial Practice Look So Good
  • Sunrise To Sunset: Acquisition, Management, and Disposition of Park Property

12:30-2:30 pm: Awards Reception & Luncheon

2:30 pm: Free Time for Offsite Afternoon Activities

9-11 pm: Hospitality Suite Open 

8:30-9 am: Breakfast

9-10 am: Concurrent Sessions 5 & 6:

  • Procurement/Contract: Do You Want It with That?
  • Emerging Themes in First Amendment Jurisprudence

10-10:30 am: Hotel Check-out Break (check-out time is 11 am)

10:30 am-12:30 pm: General Session C: Legal Ethics and Diversity


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Thank you to our sponsors for their support of LGA education.








If you are interested in sponsoring the 2023 LGA Fall Conference, please contact staff.