President's Letter

I am proud to serve as the new President of the Metropolitan Black Bar Association (MBBA) and I look forward to working 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.

Our Association pushes forward this mission each year, and it is only right that the goals we set also facilitate advancement in the legal community at large. As Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. said, “Our lives begin to end the day we become silent about things that matter.”...  Read more »

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A Call to Action: MBBA and Police Shootings


Jan 17 @ 10:00 am – Feb 10 @ 5:00 pm
10:00 am
Metropolitan Black Bar Association in Partnership with Brooklyn’s Acting District Attorney Eric Gonzalez, Office of the Brooklyn Borough President Eric L. Adams, NYS Senator Jamaal Bailey, Council Member I. Daneek Miller, NAACP-MMB Criminal Justice Committee, Community Board 10 Public Safety Committee … Continue reading #MBBAGives “Suited for Success” Men’s Suit Drive
1:00 pm
MBBA Membership Virtual Meeting and #MBBALearns Relationship Building Workshop Join us for a webinar on Jan 25, 2017 at 1:00 PM EST. Register now! Are you an MBBA member or are you interested in becoming an … Continue reading MBBA Membership Virtual Meeting and #MBBALearns Relationship Building Workshop
Feb 2 @ 6:30 pm
6:30 pm
RSVP here  We are excited to invite you to the next #MBBAGreets Happy Hour. #MBBAGreets is our initiative to give members and prospective members the opportunity to meet with the leadership of the Metropolitan Black … Continue reading #MBBAGreets Pre-Super Bowl Party – Fundraiser for URI

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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

2016 MBBA Anniversary Awards Gala

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