w

Who We Are


President’s Letter

a_Nadine_Fontaine_photo (2)Dear MBBA Members and Supporters,

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.…
More –>

About Us

mbba-logo

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.…
More –>

Membership Info

Annual Awards Gala


MBBA Celebrating 30 years _ for home page larger font 2

2014 Gala Press Release

2013 Gala Red Carpet Video

  

Past Events

MBBA_20091109_0415
3
5
MBBA_20091109_0451
4
IMG_0130
6
3
L4VfwcuF1oc1yK5AnBxO440OG8jflWn2hcJl4iWpSm8,3SAhCXfZEa0p9d8dKEuIOTfL_nehKFxDa6YVpfA-DlI
6
MBBA 9/16/13
aca8hz67GYpIr6FwAZxsN3lAt1Hc-vrJM-U8u_k1eQA,AYVIp-M6CgEJfk4wGlcteBIncIgMqyraK15WumqOxBU
MBBA_20091109_0462
MBBA_20091109_0461
7_9UB7IZE44G5BX4Plm7fWd2FtFMUaKB6FuYRlUKamo,HqpQk8lbzQpLR4S2GJv8z06AtBONMJobmD159273rsU
MBBA_20091109_0428
IMG_0097
014
qPr8V_hXFT1Pxr2g6eUZcZfz-PUgjk8S9rBmwBXKJTE,-gUkfACmYLgbXRVG8d2GTrsvYWUcaE_8eyUvvCm6raI
MBBA_20091109_0450
MBBA_20091109_0420
MBBA_20091109_0437
jwogdLWWI5XTZyQ-bgaQ7koyqRBpv9hSrv3ZDvnitxQ,JpPRr6Zw3bTtjV-iclsmJUoqyDev1IyuvmAeKh1dpBA
IMG_0191
MBBA_20091109_0457
MBBA_20091109_0464
MBBA and BWBA present Judge Jane Bolin Law and Literature Program
MBBA_20091109_0434
UW9NEw9p6a2IsgrT4jCLrQeABFlIveEB_CtaW4puuQI,2_j_bO-x_Jg9mSlGWnfAo_ZpsXop_d2Zqud3GSN_wSo
IMG_0211
012
1
MBBA_20091109_0410
IMG_0209
MBBA_20091109_0468
2
MBBA 9/16/13
yNeRz-elM-4AHejxhA4t0RHEn_BuXzs5wTi04s7JE9s,n54OMF_6VKMza0RYqv2NjlYTGgyrCyfhj_SpeWyxbqU
JWKOtyGLA3zz7zeLkzqFS_neeGCf2i4qLn1zQm9dFOM,42l8_XIQ1weU8zNEJqGCOxivjkReABp58WdAt7JPRSU
S5IIrVHOsurgkQgpJsymInJLK9Hr9PV3nFEN3T4OBF4,4ZYKngLj31vLtTXZ2WCekkX4McaxGTO4y4KVYW_FIAQ
rDv5k23wfuLj8pSr7yLTMHyiqPqrEiPY8X47eRl_O50,nw5KWy-EG929rtexmJ8GEnQVU9nKy9SvM0r5i0hjXZU
MBBA_20091109_0436
7
IMG_0207
NIw_IGPWvDY9ny5oWuo3ad2V-VAfjfv9RJjNWdMCUkA
MBBA_20091109_0454
MBBA 9/16/13
017
rXQF60CdQdVLYDkil29fejRWHyZXPVOFve0tT7bnuxc
MBBA_20091109_0416
IMG_0116
IMG_0195
IMG_0141
IMG_0138
7zq2w8AxjU9yk2ws5I7pDHfPtWpmisjhbyqAKPshR9Q,1jPy1OnqAVTmWb4yacpvbJduvQxO2BTgLfHoyVgqDX8
qX6LUCxaZGOwZo2t2nLO2jbpnVrNXwp6Iq0iWr0PzrA
IMG_0217
MBBA_20091109_0414
IMG_0121
tcDetD394zHQz_PtqVscmXsGXCENT4Vv92LDp7scnHU,L52IVvxdB2B09SopqYqbmcVeBua4Z-nGXYGpD8x0AxY
8
MBBA_20091109_0447
MBBA_20091109_0452
Nd_Opsz9Uy-gGilq69v5o2evgZ80OEcz_gDTJvTFlQg
SXfm8WdUNA0JyANUY14bchHGJafFNb2-eRFFTzp1KW0,DQIL4eI9s5UQvibhQydpwu_3APl-a4nXEKtBh6Lglm4
IMG_0112
1
MBBA_20091109_0455
IMG_0147
MBBA_20091109_0432
MBBA_20091109_0431
MBBA_20091109_0446
8
NP3gi-YbmzNF4yyxMdX6YVu9R7yu2VN5pTMvA-TmYP0,TxUSTp_-3tIeF_2vx5hFKlugthKnUqwbjknPJJlmIg4
MBBA_20091109_0427
MBBA 9/16/13
MBBA_20091109_0459
MBBA_20091109_0426
IMG_0197
IMG_0190
MBBA_20091109_0421
lkCzPUplYLbx6ZBwko63V7cWU1rVrSM6kEUxsOPiIuY,jf271YIcMC6Fm5_UboPnOnvnwqGfMGZ3gO8r9aR79Ug
2
010
Cm0i-KB6cTDYAdAeHZaPNzN-YUMbJAaN4BdTWAgYPCo,Si4-RWMgx8fHHwXBI-rufQN4gXkVHRl1VfykESAgaZY
MBBA_20091109_0467
kicF6tTkowtebUmzCxsRXeFfGvlyUE4ka1qViWo-s1M,gPYUHPIAQ_1nCi6HzjcB4EKB4T733WUP0Fy6dLykkgI
4
MBBA_20091109_0456
MBBA_20091109_0453
o2rs1clXojAU7E46E8mGLY9wye8FEdRmgfwvHfW1abA,v_GRt643pq85cv1PFsQJkdg70QuWfuHjAb8jXxSVjX0
u6MWQ8d5mawfKNuCKQXg-w0kP2wgN9DXg1zFHWsPasc
MBBA_20091109_0430
MBBA_20091109_0460
MBBA_20091109_0441
MBBA_20091109_0429
lcfMDrNjYHHLBOlBVHYJBpeMV2rCvyiUk76Jdc9XZBk,lcgxwMlXxysJ_S4PReL0vvFnvZMDcBKXzfzrEJmOeMg
MBBA_20091109_0412
MBBA Director & Officer Installation–September 9, 2010
MBBA_20091109_0438
XPxnFrAirBd-E6vms36FJwgyD3eh-eArbGZXyA4l2M0,7PAJuOQRVjPYSp59ArJiuxwOn1fdX16pGbmBugU7Zm0
IMG_0200
rVsYMKga8XHdEDFZ_QLcxpePgJbSrbo_pOyiA9IkGSE
WYphPcPF5ktnJ3UGFbqmC3eqYYpN1_9RhwRXQhYfF6s,a68b7EoIZRY5LeBeN5jwg5cK9G8LCWQUTgX7LQjs6wY
MBBA, MCCA, NBA Region II Networking Event 2012
7
MBBA_20091109_0422
xykcH2PLtJB9i76zDe9ZkmdYhruRXLLe20rcSYQmFgU,ZuJmYKjGYuBnO8ZExfa05amRh3rLU4VY8nnwYEgp1Xo
MBBA_20091109_0449
5
016
 

Upcoming Events


  • October 25, 2014
    The Metropolitan Black Bar Association’s Domestic Violence Forum and Call To Action Luncheon
    Description: RSVP: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/the-mbbas-community-service-committee-presents-domestic-violence-forum-and-call-to-action-luncheon-tickets-13632722841

    The Symposium will focus on the state of domestic violence today and serves as a Call to Action, where we will look at

  • October 29, 2014
    Hands-On Blogging Workshop
    Description: Unlike any other seminars we've done, the Metropolitan Black Bar Association is now helping you go hands-on with your marketing with your laptop, alongside a

  • November 3, 2014
    FINRA Careers Program
    Description: Reminder: to send Richard Best a list of rsvp's by October 30.

    Co Hosts: HNBA, AABNY
    Non-MBBA point person: Richard Best (rrbest1@aol.com)

  • November 5, 2014
    The Metropolitan Black Bar Association (co-sponsor) presents “Town Hall on: Effective Representation in Mediation” (FREE CLE and Cocktails)
    Description: Simeon H. Baum, of Resolve Mediation Services, Inc., will facilitate an interactive discussion in which experienced mediators from the SDNY Panel will offer their best