Calendar

Jan
23
Wed
MBBA Cybersecurity & Data Privacy Section Membership Meeting
Jan 23 @ 8:00 pm – 9:00 pm

The Metropolitan Black Bar Association Cybersecurity and Data Privacy Section is having its inaugural meeting January 23rd. Come learn more about the work of the section and how you can become involved.

Jan
28
Mon
Re-entry Rights Resource Fair
Jan 28 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Please join us for an event hosted by The Doe Fund for formerly incarcerated individuals.

Presented in partnership with:
Manhattan Borough President Gale A. Brewer, Council Member Keith Powers, Brooklyn District Attorney Eric Gonzalez, New York County Lawyers Association, New York County Clerk, NAACP Mid-Manhattan Branch, Puerto Rican Bar Association (PRBA), Korean American Lawyers Association of Greater New York (KALAGNY), Metropolitan Black Bar Association (MBBA), Association of Black Women Attorneys (ABWA), Asian American Bar Association of New York (AABANY), Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc., Pi Kappa Omega Chapter, Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity, Inc., New York Alumni Chapter, and New York County Defender Services.

On January 28th, we will be participating in a Re-entry Rights Resource Fair. We are looking for lawyers willing to provide free legal consultations in the areas of matrimonial law, landlord tenant law, family law, and criminal law.

Feb
4
Mon
17th Annual Ida B. Wells-Barnett Justice Awards & Reception
Feb 4 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

About the Ida B. Wells-Barnett Justice Award  Named for Ida B. Wells-Barnett, one of the first African American women to run for public office in the United States, 
the award is presented to a woman of color whose life reflects her spirit of courageousness by distinguishing herself in the fight for racial and gender equality. 

Feb
6
Wed
Breaking Into the Entertainment Industry
Feb 6 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm

Ever thought about representing artists or talent or just curious about what it means to practice entertainment law? Hear from a panel of inhouse and firm attorneys about their career path, networking tips and other perspectives on the industry.

Feb
7
Thu
MBBA 2nd Annual Black History Month Celebration for Black Judges!
Feb 7 @ 5:30 pm – 8:00 pm

MBBA Black History Month Celebration Honoring All of New York’s Black Judges!

Mar
2
Sat
Metropolitan Black Bar Association Theodore T. Jones Trial Advocacy Program
Mar 2 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm

Please join us as we come together to honor the life and public service commitment of the late Theodore T. Jones, who passed away on November 5, 2012. Judge Jones was an Associate Judge of the New York State Court of Appeals and a member of the board of directors for the MBBA.

May
17
Fri
SAVE THE DATE: MBBA’s 35th Anniversary Awards Gala
May 17 @ 6:00 pm – 11:00 pm