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


Dec 11 @ 1:00 pm – Dec 28 @ 2:00 pm
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MBBA Cares About Your Professional Development!   Professional Development is an ongoing need for attorneys and law students. In preparation for the new year, MBBA President, Paula Edgar, is facilitating a 4-part webinar series that … Continue reading MBBA Professional Development Webinar Series
1:00 pm
Join MBBA President, Paula T. Edgar, with Authors Rhonda Joy Mclean (MBBA Member and Former Corporate Counsel of the Year), Elaine Meryl Brown,‎ and Marsha Haygood for a conversation on “Strategies for Success in Turbulent … Continue reading MBBALearns Webinar: Strategies for Success in Turbulent Times

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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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