Calendar

Aug
11
Tue
Race, Power & Privilege: An Action-Oriented Discussion (1): Standing Up for Racial Injustice – SABANY
Aug 11 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Aug
12
Wed
#MBBALearns MBBA Solo & Small Firms (Session 2)
Aug 12 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm

In response to the COVID-19 Pandemic and recent incidents of racial injustice, the MBBA will be hosting a series of three 60-minute sessions for Black solo and small firm attorneys intended to provide career support. Each session will feature two practitioners from solo and/or small firms and will be moderated MBBA board members.

The sessions will not be recorded. Each session will be shaped by questions and concerns submitted anonymously prior to each session, however topics during these frank conversations with in-house attorneys may include:

  • Generating business
  • Staying relevant and connected virtually (including with clients, potential clients, colleagues, and your personal network)
  • Running a virtual/remote practice
  • Dealing with the “Home Office” and disruption (e.g., children, pets, technology)
  • Mental health support/dealing with feeling overwhelmed, disconnected, and isolated
  • Professional development/branding

Moderator:
Carl Forbes Jr. – Principal, Carl Forbes Jr. Law Firm PLLC

Panelists:
Phillip C. Hamilton, Esq. – Partner, Hamilton Clarke, LLP

Cyrus E. Dugger, Esq. – Principal, The Dugger Law Firm, PLLC

Please submit your anonymous questions and concerns via the form available HERE.

 
 
*These sessions will not be recorded*
Aug
13
Thu
Black Women’s Equal Pay Day 2020
Aug 13 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

DIGITAL EVENT AT 1:00 PM ET/12:00 PM CT/11:00AM MT/10:00 AM PT

On Thursday, August 13, tune into the Facebook page for a free live conversation about race, economic theft, and how the subminimum wage for tipped workers hurts Black women nationwide, featuring:

  • Erika Alexander, Actress (Living Single, Get Out, Black Lightning)

  • Saru Jayaraman, President, One Fair Wage

  • Nikki Cole, National Policy Campaign Director, One Fair Wage

  • Beejhy Barhany, Owner, Tsion Cafe, Harlem

  • Fatima Goss Graves, President, National Women Law Center

  • Shannon Williams, Leader of Equal Pay Today at Equal Rights Advocates

  • Nicole Mason, President, Institute for Women’s Policy Research

  • Melanie Campbell, President, NCBCP/Black Women’s Roundtable 

  • Jocelyn Frye, Center for American Progress

  • Angie Jean-Marie, Times Up

Race, Power & Privilege: An Action-Oriented Discussion (2): Exploring Institutionalized Racism – SABANY
Aug 13 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
The New Faces of Activism: A Conversation with the Next Generation of Leaders – HALANY
Aug 13 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Aug
15
Sat
#MBBAMoves Virtual Training Series: Get Your Body Moving with Jay!
Aug 15 @ 9:00 am – 9:45 am

 You may know him as the MBBA resident photographer but did you know that he is also a competitive athlete, martial artist & trainer? Join Trainer Jay McClinton as he continues our #MBBAMOVES virtual workout series. Jay’s classes will be free 45 minute zoom workout sessions featuring a combination of yoga, animal movements, calisthenics, HIIT (high-intensity interval training) & mindfulness.

RSVP HERE

These sessions are intended for attendees with a general fitness level. Attendees should modify based on their fitness condition.

Aug
18
Tue
Race, Power & Privilege: An Action-Oriented Discussion (3) – Getting to the Root: Structural Racism – SABANY
Aug 18 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Aug
19
Wed
How to be a Judge: The Path to the Bench in NYC – LGBT Bar NY
Aug 19 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
How to be a Judge: The Path to the Bench in NYC - LGBT Bar NY

About The Event

So you want to be a judge? Learn from the experts about what it takes to make it to the bench in NYC.

Panelists:

  • Gennaro Savastano, Esq. (Moderator), Associate Attorney, Appellate Unit, Weitz & Luxenberg P.C.
  • Hon. Adam Silvera, New York Supreme Court, 1st Judicial District
  • Hon. Lynn Kotler, New York Supreme Court, 1st Judicial District
  • Hon. Ashlee Crawford, New York City Civil Court, New York County
  • Janice Grubin, Esq., Partner, Barclay Damon, LLP
Aug
22
Sat
#MBBAMoves Virtual Training Series: Get Your Body Moving with Jay!
Aug 22 @ 9:00 am – 9:45 am

 You may know him as the MBBA resident photographer but did you know that he is also a competitive athlete, martial artist & trainer? Join Trainer Jay McClinton as he continues our #MBBAMOVES virtual workout series. Jay’s classes will be free 45 minute zoom workout sessions featuring a combination of yoga, animal movements, calisthenics, HIIT (high-intensity interval training) & mindfulness.

RSVP HERE

These sessions are intended for attendees with a general fitness level. Attendees should modify based on their fitness condition.

Aug
24
Mon
MBBA Officers Meeting
Aug 24 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Month meeting of the MBBA Officers.

Please contact secretary@mbbanyc.org for information.

Aug
25
Tue
#MBBALearns MBBA Solo & Small Firms (Session 3)
Aug 25 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

In response to the COVID-19 Pandemic and recent incidents of racial injustice, the MBBA will be hosting a series of three 60-minute sessions for Black solo and small firm attorneys intended to provide career support. Each session will feature two practitioners from solo and/or small firms and will be moderated MBBA board members.

The sessions will not be recorded. Each session will be shaped by questions and concerns submitted anonymously prior to each session, however topics during these frank conversations with in-house attorneys may include:

  • Generating business
  • Staying relevant and connected virtually (including with clients, potential clients, colleagues, and your personal network)
  • Running a virtual/remote practice
  • Dealing with the “Home Office” and disruption (e.g., children, pets, technology)
  • Mental health support/dealing with feeling overwhelmed, disconnected, and isolated
  • Professional development/branding

August 25, 2020 – 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM

Moderator:
Paula T. Edgar, Partner Inclusion Strategy Solutions, LLC and MBBA Treasurer

Panelists:
Angela Barker, Esq. – Owner, Law Office of Angela Barker LLC.

Kerry D. Archer, Esq. – Partner, Douglass Rademacher LLP.

Please submit your anonymous questions and concerns via the form available HERE.

 
 
*These sessions will not be recorded*
Aug
29
Sat
#MBBAMoves Virtual Training Series: Get Your Body Moving with Jay!
Aug 29 @ 9:00 am – 9:45 am

 You may know him as the MBBA resident photographer but did you know that he is also a competitive athlete, martial artist & trainer? Join Trainer Jay McClinton as he continues our #MBBAMOVES virtual workout series. Jay’s classes will be free 45 minute zoom workout sessions featuring a combination of yoga, animal movements, calisthenics, HIIT (high-intensity interval training) & mindfulness.

RSVP HERE

These sessions are intended for attendees with a general fitness level. Attendees should modify based on their fitness condition.

Sep
1
Tue
MBBA Monthly Board Meeting
Sep 1 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm

Monthly meeting of the MBBA Officers and Board of Directors.

Please contact secretary@mbbanyc.org for more information.

Sep
5
Sat
#MBBAMoves Virtual Training Series: Get Your Body Moving with Jay!
Sep 5 @ 9:00 am – 9:45 am

 You may know him as the MBBA resident photographer but did you know that he is also a competitive athlete, martial artist & trainer? Join Trainer Jay McClinton as he continues our #MBBAMOVES virtual workout series. Jay’s classes will be free 45 minute zoom workout sessions featuring a combination of yoga, animal movements, calisthenics, HIIT (high-intensity interval training) & mindfulness.

RSVP HERE

These sessions are intended for attendees with a general fitness level. Attendees should modify based on their fitness condition.

Sep
12
Sat
#MBBAMoves Virtual Training Series: Get Your Body Moving with Jay!
Sep 12 @ 9:00 am – 9:45 am

 You may know him as the MBBA resident photographer but did you know that he is also a competitive athlete, martial artist & trainer? Join Trainer Jay McClinton as he continues our #MBBAMOVES virtual workout series. Jay’s classes will be free 45 minute zoom workout sessions featuring a combination of yoga, animal movements, calisthenics, HIIT (high-intensity interval training) & mindfulness.

RSVP HERE

These sessions are intended for attendees with a general fitness level. Attendees should modify based on their fitness condition.

Sep
19
Sat
#MBBAMoves Virtual Training Series: Get Your Body Moving with Jay!
Sep 19 @ 9:00 am – 9:45 am

 You may know him as the MBBA resident photographer but did you know that he is also a competitive athlete, martial artist & trainer? Join Trainer Jay McClinton as he continues our #MBBAMOVES virtual workout series. Jay’s classes will be free 45 minute zoom workout sessions featuring a combination of yoga, animal movements, calisthenics, HIIT (high-intensity interval training) & mindfulness.

RSVP HERE

These sessions are intended for attendees with a general fitness level. Attendees should modify based on their fitness condition.

Sep
21
Mon
MBBA General Body Membership Meeting – 9/21/20 Virtual
Sep 21 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Join President Anta Cisse-Green and the Officers and Board of Directors of the MBBA for the September MBBA Membership Meeting

You are invited to attend the MBBA‘s Quarterly Membership Meeting on Monday, September 21st at 6:00 pm via the Zoom virtual platform. Learn more about the MBBA and how you can become active in our various Sections and Divisions.

There will also be a special 60 minute presentation by the Black Gotham Experience with Kamau Ware about the impact of the African Diaspora on the making of New York City and the birth of the United States of America. Sponsored by Allen & Overy’s Black & Latinx Affinity Group.

RSVP HERE

If you have any questions, please contact info@mbbanyc.org

Sep
26
Sat
#MBBAMoves Virtual Training Series: Get Your Body Moving with Jay!
Sep 26 @ 9:00 am – 9:45 am

 You may know him as the MBBA resident photographer but did you know that he is also a competitive athlete, martial artist & trainer? Join Trainer Jay McClinton as he continues our #MBBAMOVES virtual workout series. Jay’s classes will be free 45 minute zoom workout sessions featuring a combination of yoga, animal movements, calisthenics, HIIT (high-intensity interval training) & mindfulness.

RSVP HERE

These sessions are intended for attendees with a general fitness level. Attendees should modify based on their fitness condition.

Sep
28
Mon
MBBA Officers Meeting
Sep 28 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Month meeting of the MBBA Officers.

Please contact secretary@mbbanyc.org for information.

Oct
6
Tue
MBBA Monthly Board Meeting
Oct 6 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm

Monthly meeting of the MBBA Officers and Board of Directors.

Please contact secretary@mbbanyc.org for more information.

Oct
26
Mon
MBBA Officers Meeting
Oct 26 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Month meeting of the MBBA Officers.

Please contact secretary@mbbanyc.org for information.

Nov
4
Wed
MBBA Monthly Board Meeting
Nov 4 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm

Monthly meeting of the MBBA Officers and Board of Directors.

Please contact secretary@mbbanyc.org for more information.

Nov
23
Mon
MBBA Officers Meeting
Nov 23 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Month meeting of the MBBA Officers.

Please contact secretary@mbbanyc.org for information.

Dec
1
Tue
MBBA Monthly Board Meeting
Dec 1 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm

Monthly meeting of the MBBA Officers and Board of Directors.

Please contact secretary@mbbanyc.org for more information.

Dec
7
Mon
MBBA General Body Membership Meeting – 12/7/20 Virtual
Dec 7 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm

Join President Anta Cisse-Green and the Officers and Board of Directors of the MBBA for the December MBBA Membership Meeting

You are invited to attend the MBBA‘s Quarterly Membership Meeting on Monday, December 7th at 6:30 pm via the Zoom virtual platform.

RSVP HERE

If you have any questions, please contact info@mbbanyc.org

Dec
14
Mon
MBBA Officers Meeting
Dec 14 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Month meeting of the MBBA Officers.

Please contact secretary@mbbanyc.org for information.

Jan
5
Tue
MBBA Monthly Board Meeting
Jan 5 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm

Monthly meeting of the MBBA Officers and Board of Directors.

Please contact secretary@mbbanyc.org for more information.

Jan
25
Mon
MBBA Officers Meeting
Jan 25 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Month meeting of the MBBA Officers.

Please contact secretary@mbbanyc.org for information.

Feb
2
Tue
MBBA Monthly Board Meeting
Feb 2 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm

Monthly meeting of the MBBA Officers and Board of Directors.

Please contact secretary@mbbanyc.org for more information.

Feb
22
Mon
MBBA Officers Meeting
Feb 22 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Month meeting of the MBBA Officers.

Please contact secretary@mbbanyc.org for information.

Mar
2
Tue
MBBA Monthly Board Meeting
Mar 2 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm

Monthly meeting of the MBBA Officers and Board of Directors.

Please contact secretary@mbbanyc.org for more information.

Mar
15
Mon
MBBA General Body Membership Meeting – 3/15/21 Virtual
Mar 15 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm

Join President Anta Cisse-Green and the Officers and Board of Directors of the MBBA for the March MBBA Membership Meeting

You are invited to attend the MBBA‘s Quarterly Membership Meeting on Monday, March 15th at 6:30 pm via the Zoom virtual platform.

RSVP HERE

If you have any questions, please contact info@mbbanyc.org

Mar
29
Mon
MBBA Officers Meeting
Mar 29 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Month meeting of the MBBA Officers.

Please contact secretary@mbbanyc.org for information.

Apr
6
Tue
MBBA Monthly Board Meeting
Apr 6 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm

Monthly meeting of the MBBA Officers and Board of Directors.

Please contact secretary@mbbanyc.org for more information.

Apr
26
Mon
MBBA Officers Meeting
Apr 26 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Month meeting of the MBBA Officers.

Please contact secretary@mbbanyc.org for information.

May
4
Tue
MBBA Monthly Board Meeting
May 4 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm

Monthly meeting of the MBBA Officers and Board of Directors.

Please contact secretary@mbbanyc.org for more information.

May
21
Fri
MBBA 37th Anniversary Awards Gala
May 21 @ 6:00 pm – 11:30 pm
May
24
Mon
MBBA Officers Meeting
May 24 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Month meeting of the MBBA Officers.

Please contact secretary@mbbanyc.org for information.

Jun
1
Tue
MBBA Monthly Board Meeting
Jun 1 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm

Monthly meeting of the MBBA Officers and Board of Directors.

Please contact secretary@mbbanyc.org for more information.

Jun
28
Mon
MBBA Annual Membership Meeting – 6/28/20 Virtual
Jun 28 @ 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm

Join President Anta Cisse-Green and the Officers and Board of Directors of the MBBA for the MBBA June Annual Meeting and Elections.

You are invited to attend the MBBA’s Annual Meeting on Monday, June 28th at 6:30 pm via the Zoom virtual platform.
 
Elections: Members are invited to vote for the board-approved slate of candidates during the MBBA Annual Meeting. 
 
 
If you have any questions, please contact info@mbbanyc.org