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MLAC’s 35th Anniversary Gala – June 18, 2018

Please join the MLAC at their Anniversary Gala and celebrate 35 years of work for equal justice for low-income individuals and families across Massachusetts. They will honor their founding Executive Director, Lonnie Powers, who will retire in August. Featured speakers will be the four living Chief Justices of the Supreme Judicial Court: Ralph Gants, Roderick Ireland, Margaret Marshall, and Herbert Wilkins.

When:
June 18, 2018
5:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.

Where:
Morgan Lewis,
One Federal Street,
Boston, MA 02110

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MBLA Board Meeting: MBLA Hosts Suffolk DA Candidates – June 13, 2018

Please join us for the next MBLA Board meeting Wednesday, June 13, 2018 at The Boston Bar Association, 16 Beacon Street Boston, MA 02108. All are welcome to attend.

On June 13, we will welcome Suffolk County District Attorney candidates Rachael Rollins, Gregory Henning and Shannon McAuliffe to individually address the Board and its membership for 30 minute increments beginning at 6:30 p.m.

When:
Wednesday, June 13, 2018
6:00 – 7:30 PM

Where:
The Boston Bar Association,
16 Beacon Street
Boston, MA 02108

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Launch of MBLA Attorney Referral Program: Attorney Registration

We have recently launched the MBLA Attorney Referral Program and we are inviting all members who practice in any of the practice areas listed below, to sign up to be apart of this program. The MBLA Attorney Referral Program is intended to connect the many individuals who […]

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MBLA Corporate Group Rate Membership

The MBLA Corporate Group rate membership option allows law firms, corporate entities, academic entities, government agencies and nonprofit organizations (a Sponsor Entity) to pay for individual annual memberships for the attorneys in that particular office who want to be part of the MBLA. When the Sponsor Entity […]

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MBLA BUILDING THE LEGACY SCHOLARSHIP FUND

The MBLA Board of Directors is excited to formally announce the establishment of the MBLA Building The Legacy Scholarship Fund, a fund established through a fiscal sponsorship arrangement with the Boston Bar Foundation to support the MBLA’s portfolio of student scholarships. The mission of the MBLA scholarship […]

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Congratulations to MBLA President Courtney Scrubbs

MBLA PRESIDENT COURTNEY SCRUBBS TO RECEIVE PINNACLE AWARD FROM BOSTON CHAMBER OF COMMERCE Boston Chamber of Commerce has announced that this year’s recipient of the Pinnacle “Emerging Executive” Award will be MBLA President Courtney Scrubbs. The award will be presented on Friday, January 26, 2018 at the Boston Marriott […]

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Congratulations to MBLA Past President Senator William ‘Mo’ Cowan

Massachusetts Appleseed has announced that this year’s recipient of the Good Apple Award will be Senator William “Mo” Cowan, Vice President of Legal Policy and Litigation of General Electric Company. The award with be presented on Thursday, March 29th 2018 at Massachusetts Appleseed’s 11th annual Good Apple […]

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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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Sixth Day of Kwanzaa – Kuumba (Creativity)

Habari Gani?! Kuumba!! Today is the sixth day of Kwanzaa! The sixth of the Nguzo Saba is KUUMBA. “Kuumba” means Creativity in Swahili. Kuumba puts forth the moral obligation to do all we can in the way we can to heal, repair, rebuild, and renew the world, […]

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