President's Letter

As I begin my second year as the President of the Metropolitan Black Bar Association (MBBA), I would like to thank each of you for your commitment and dedication to the MBBA. We had a very successful 2016 - 2017 bar year, and I look forward to continuing to work with the Board and Officers of the organization to support the black legal community as we continue our mission towards advancing equality and excellence in the pursuit of justice. 

In my first year as MBBA President, my theme for the organization were the Four P’s: Partnership; Pipeline; Professional Development; and...  Read more »

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A Call to Action: MBBA and Police Shootings


Jun 26 @ 5:30 pm – 9:00 pm
5:30 pm
Please join President Paula Edgar, the Officers and the Board of Directors of the Metropolitan Black Bar Association for its General Body Membership Meeting Join us to learn about leadership opportunities within the MBBA and … Continue reading MBBA Annual Membership Meeting
MBBA #BlackLawyersMatter Brunch @ Boqueria Spanish Tapas - Fort Greene
Jun 30 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm
12:00 pm
Join MBBA for BRUNCH in Brooklyn!!  We will celebrate on the final day of President Paula T. Edgar’s term and welcome incoming President Jason Clark in his new role!!!  Brunch comes with unlimited mimosas and … Continue reading MBBA #BlackLawyersMatter Brunch

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Membership Info

Benefits of Membership

  • Free admission to general meetings and receptions with prominent legal scholars and public speakers.
  • Continuing legal education through workshops and seminars that provide growth and professional development.
  • Increase professional advancement and networking opportunities.
  • Opportunities to positively impact the community through seminars, workshop and mentoring.
  • Affiliation with the National Bar Association.

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MBBA Highlights

2017 MBBA Anniversary Awards Gala

2017 MBBA Anniversary Awards Gala

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