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

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Dec 5 @ 8:30 am – 10:00 am
8:30 am
Description: Both the Southern and Eastern Districts of New York expect to appoint new Magistrate Judges in the near future, and seek applications from a broad and diverse cross-section of the bar. Join us for … Continue reading MBBA (co-sponsor): Becoming a U.S. Magistrate Judge
12:00 am
THE BRONX LEGAL COMMUNITY UNITES TO OFFER  “CANS FOR CREDIT” The Bronx Bar Association, the Bronx County Catholic Guild, the Bronx Family Court Bar Association, the Bronx Women’s Bar Association, the Dominican Bar Association, the Jewish … Continue reading Bronx Food Drive and CLE Credit
Dec 6 @ 12:00 pm – Dec 8 @ 2:00 pm
12:00 pm
THE BRONX LEGAL COMMUNITY UNITES TO OFFER  “CANS FOR CREDIT” The Metropolitan Black Bar Association, the Bronx Bar Association, the Bronx County Catholic Guild, the Bronx Family Court Bar Association, the Bronx Women’s Bar Association, the … Continue reading Bronx Food Drive and CLE Credit

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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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