Who We Are
It is with great pride and honor that I come before you as the President of such an amazing Association.
We have had many major accomplishments over the past years, and I am looking forward to building upon those successes. The MBBA Officers and Directors are also deeply committed to building this Association into a strong force for the advancement of African American and other diverse legal professionals in the New York City Metropolitan area.…
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.…
Annual Awards Gala
2013 Gala Red Carpet Video
- September 24, 2014Congressional Black Caucus Foundation’s 44th Annual Legislative ConferenceDescription: The Congressional Black Caucus Foundation’s 44th Annual Legislative Conference will take place on September 24-27, 2014 at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center in Washington,
- September 26, 2014NBA Region II’s Regional Conference at Proskauer Rose LLP (4.0 CLE Credits (FREE) (Panel Discussion + Networking Reception)Description: Panel Discussions
I. Self-Empowerment: Captaining Your Own Faith!
II. General Counsel Roundtable: Strategic Development of Diverse Talent
III: Career Transitions: Achieving Success Through Fearlessness and
- October 2, 20142014 MBBA’s Officers and Board of Directors Installation Ceremony
- October 10, 2014National Bar Association’s 25th Annual Wiley A. Branton Issues SymposiumDescription: The Symposium, established as a tribute to Wiley A. Branton, a stalwart in the Civil Rights arena, was first held in his hometown in Little