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


6:30 pm
Join the Metropolitan Black Bar Association for our Quarterly Membership Meeting featuring a fireside chat with New York State’s only Black law school Dean!   MBBA President Paula Edgar will speak with Dean Boise about … Continue reading MBBA Membership Meeting Featuring a Fireside Chat with New York State’s Only Black Law School Dean Craig M. Boise of Syracuse University College of Law
2017 MBBA Holiday Party! @ Paper Factory Hotel
Dec 8 @ 7:00 pm – Dec 9 @ 1:00 am
7:00 pm
Dear MBBA Members and Supporters, We are excited to invite you to our 2017 MBBA Holiday Party at the Paper Factory Hotel! Attendees will have the choice to mingle, dance, and toast in 2 different … Continue reading 2017 MBBA Holiday Party!

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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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