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Welcome to the Massachusetts Black Lawyers Association (MBLA) website. We look forward to seeing you at the 2014 MBLA Gala on Thursday, April 3, 2014, beginning at 6 PM, at the Westin Copley Place Hotel. More details are available here.
Thank you for your support of the MBLA!
- Abim Thomas, MBLA PresidentRead More
Have a drink on us! Join us for an evening of drinks, appetizers and networking with your fellow MBLA members on Thursday March 13, 2014, 6:30 to 8:30 PM, at Savvor Restaurant and Lounge. Free MBLA Summer Clambake tickets for newly registered members! RSVP by March 10th.Read More
Please join us for the 2014 MBLA Gala on Thursday, April 3, 2014, beginning at 6 PM at the Westin Copley Place Hotel. The event will feature keynote speaker Senator William "Mo" Cowan and will honor Judge Denise Casper with the MBLA's Trailblazer Award.Read More
The MBLA hosts monthly Board meetings on the third Wednesday of every month from 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM at the Boston Bar Association. The next Board meeting will be held on Wednesday, March 19, 2014. All are welcome to attend. Please just send us an email at firstname.lastname@example.org to let us know that you will be attending.Read More
Periodically, the MBLA profiles one of its members. This month, the MBLA profiles new MBLA Treasurer Stephen Hall, an associate at McCarter & English whose practice focuses on defending manufacturers of machinery and pharmaceuticals.Read More
Congratulations to former MBLA President Serge Georges, Jr. who was appointed as a Judge to the Boston Municipal Court.Read More
Since 1973, the Massachusetts Black Lawyers Association (MBLA) has provided a valuable network and visible presence for attorneys of color within the Massachusetts legal community.
The MBLA is responsible for providing its membership with professional development and career advancement through trainings, continued education and mentorship programs.
The MBLA also sponsors forums on current topics of interest to persons in the legal community, and seeks collaborations with other bar associations and professional organizations, particularly those interested in providing services to communities of color.