Upcoming Events

MBBA Events

Apr
28
Sat
MBBA “I Am A Solution” Townhall & Queens Community Law Day
Apr 28 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

MBBA Presents…

“I Am A Solution” #MeToo & Gender Equity Panel and Discussion

This gender equity advocacy workshop and panel discussion is aimed at informing community members about sexism and sexual harassment in the workplace.

Queens Community Law Day

The Queens Community Law Day is an opportunity for community members to receive FREE legal information from lawyers on a variety of legal topics such as:

  • Estate Planning

  • Criminal Law

  • Landlord/Tenant

  • Immigration

  • Divorce

  • Family Law

  • Wills and Trusts*

    *Attendees who are interested in having their life planning documents prepared on-site, including health care proxies, living wills, and/or powers of attorney, must bring the following items with them:
    1. Governent issued identification 
    2. The full legal names, address and phone numbers of the individual who will be named as an agend under the life planning documents.

Co-Sponsored by Council Member I. Daneek Miller and the Justice and Witness Ministry of the St. Albans Congregational Church, Rev. Dr. Henry T. Simmons, Sr. Minister” 

May
18
Fri
MBBA’s 34th Anniversary Awards Gala
May 18 @ 6:30 pm – 11:30 pm

President Paula T. Edgar, the Officers and the Board of Directors of the Metropolitan Black Bar Association cordially invite you to the

Thirty-Fourth Anniversary Awards Gala on Friday, May 18, 2018 at Pier Sixty, New York, New York.

More details will be announced soon!

Event Details:

Dress Code: Formal/Business Optional

Location: Pier 60, Chelsea Piers, New York, NY 10011

Date: Friday, May 18, 2018

Time: VIP Reception begins at 6:00 PM; General Reception begins at 6:30

To pay by check, make checks payable to: Metropolitan Black Bar Association and mail to:

Metropolitan Black Bar Association
275 Madison Avenue,14th Floor
New York, NY 10016.

MBBA 2018 Gala After Party
May 18 @ 9:00 pm – May 19 @ 12:00 am

Join us for the Metropolitan Black Bar Association’s 34th Anniversary Awards Gala After-Party on Friday, May 18 at 9:00 PM at Chelsea Piers. Rub elbows with our honorees, VIPs and Special Guests, including our DJ, Hip Hop Legend and Bronx Native, D-Nice.

Tickets are just $100 (after party only)

If you want to attend the entire 34th Anniversary Awards Gala, tickets are available here and include the After-Party in the price of admission.

For questions, contact Jennifer Trehar at jtbeeseason@me.com or (646)651-1232 x 12.

For more information about the MBBA, visit www.mbbanyc.org

Jun
26
Tue
MBBA Annual Membership Meeting
Jun 26 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm

Please join President Paula Edgar, the Officers and the Board of Directors of the Metropolitan Black Bar Association for its General Body Membership Meeting

Join us to learn about leadership opportunities within the MBBA, goals for the upcoming term, and discuss your questions regarding how we can effectively serve you. You will also be able to join or renew your MBBA membership!

This is a GREAT opportunity to network with other attorneys and judges.

Other Organizations' Events

Apr
23
Mon
The Nuts and Bolts of Running for Judge in New York City
Apr 23 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm

Description:
This program will guide attendees through the practical political and ethical considerations of running for Civil, Supreme and Surrogate Court in New York City.