Calendar

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
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*
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