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Who We Are


President’s Letter

2014 – 2015 President’s Letter

Taa Grays photoDear MBBA Members and Supporters,

It is with great pride and honor that I come before you as the President of such an amazing Association. This year’s goals for MBBA are: (1) Being a Stakeholder in the Legal Profession to advance Diversity and Inclusion, (2) Enhancing our Member Experience, and (3) Focusing our Community Services Efforts on Supporting Domestic Violence Victims.

The “ask” to you: (1) Join – become a  member of MBBA (if you are – THANK YOU!), (2) Partner – participate as you can whether it is on one discrete project or bringing resources to the organization to support our work, and (3) Lead – be a leader of a committee, a project, or initiative.…
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About Us

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The purpose of the Metropolitan Black Bar Association (MBBA), a unified citywide association of African-American and other minority lawyers, is to advance equality and excellence in the pursuit of justice, aid the progress of Blacks and other minorities in the profession, address legal issues affecting the citywide community, and foster the study of law by encouraging the personal and professional development of young lawyers and law students.…
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Membership Info

Annual Awards Gala


2014 Gala Press Release

2013 Gala Red Carpet Video

Past Events

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Upcoming Events


The Metropolitan Black Bar Association (co-sponsor) presents “50 Years of the Voting Rights Act and 150 Years of Juneteenth”
Description: RSVP: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/mbba-and-judicial-friends-present-50th-anniversary-of-the-voting-rights-act-of-1965-tickets-18253851762

Moderator: Errol Louis – Journalist Inside City Hall
Panelists: Judge Denny Chin – United States Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit
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SAVE THE DATE: The Metropolitan Black Bar Association (co-sponsor) presents “New York Trusts and Estates CLE”
Description: This “how-to” video series offers an overview of estate planning basics, including drafting, executing, and implementing a basic estate plan. Whether you are new to