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Save the Date: MBLA 2018 Gala Thursday March 22, 2018

When:
Thursday, March 22, 2018
5:30 PM – VIP Cocktail Reception
6:00 PM – Cocktail Reception
7:15 PM – Dinner & Dessert
9:00 PM – Anniversary Afterglow

Where:
Boston Park Plaza
50 Park Plaza
Boston, MA 02116

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Seventh Day of Kwanzaa – Imani (Faith)

Habari Gani?! Imani!! Today is the seventh and final day of Kwanzaa! The seventh of the Nguzo Saba is IMANI. “Imani” means Faith in Swahili. ​This final principle centers on faith in ourselves; faith in our capacity to live righteously, self-correct, support, care for and be responsible […]

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Fifth Day of Kwanzaa – Nia (Purpose)

      Habari Gani?! Nia!! Today is the fifth day of Kwanzaa! The fifth of the Nguzo Saba is NIA. “Nia” means Purpose in Swahili. Since 1973, the Massachusetts Black Lawyers Association has sought to increase the visibility of Black attorneys and contribute significantly to their […]

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MBLA Tournament Takeover

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MBLA Past President Abim Thomas has joined Vertex Pharmaceuticals as Head of Global Litigation.

MBLA Past President Abim Thomas has joined Vertex Pharmaceuticals as Head of Global Litigation. Prior to joining Vertex Pharmaceuticals, Abim was a partner at Goodwin Procter where she focused on securities, white collar and commercial litigation. Prior to Goodwin Procter, Abim was Deputy Chief Counsel to Massachusetts […]

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Gala 2017 Photos & Video by – David HD Photo & Films

http://www.davidhdphotography.com Please Credit “David HD Photos & Films” when downloading or using any of the photos.

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Gala 2017 Photos & Video

David HD Photo & Films    

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MBLA Student Scholarships 2017 – Nominations due FEBRUARY 17, 2017

The Massachusetts Black Lawyers Association is pleased to announce that we are currently accepting nominations for the Honorable Justice Roderick L. Ireland Leadership and Juvenile Advocacy Award and the Judge Reginald Lindsay Public Service Award. Attached are the nomination forms please spread the word

APPLICATIONS ARE DUE FEBRUARY 17, 2017.

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Foley Hoag Expands White Collar Crime & Government Investigations Practice with Addition of Giselle Joffre as Partner – February 1, 2017

  The MBLA is pleased to offer our hearty congratulations to former our Board member (2012-2014) on joining the law firm of Foley Hoag LLP, as a partner in the firm’s litigation Department,  specializing in white collar criminal defense, corporate internal investigations, compliance consulting and complex civil litigation. […]

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2017 Annual Massachusetts Black Lawyers Association Gala – March 16, 2017

Please join us for Massachusetts Black Lawyers Association Gala 2017

When:
Thursday, March 16, 2017

NEW LOCATION
Boston Marriott Copley Place
110 Huntington Avenue
Boston, MA 02116

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  • 2018 Annual Massachusetts Black Lawyers Association Gala – March 22, 2018

    2018 MBLA ANNUAL GALA: CELEBRATING 45 YEARS This year, we will celebrate forty-five years of service to the Massachusetts legal community as well as the accomplishments of Lifetime Achievement Award recipient Melvin Miller, Founder, Editor and Publisher of the Bay State Banner, Trailblazer Award recipient Professor Intisar Rabb, Professor of Law and Director of Islamic Legal Studies at Harvard Law School, and Trailblazer Award recipients Keith and Maria O'Brien Hylton, Professors of Law at Boston University School of Law. When: Thursday, March 22, 2018 5:30 p.m. - 10:30 p.m. Where: Boston Park Plaza 50 Park Plaza Boston 02116

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