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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FREE Landlord -Tenant Law  Training November 17, 2017

North Shore Community Action Programs, Inc. (NSCAP), Northeast Legal Aid, Inc. (NLA) and the Northeast Justice Center (NJC) will be conducting a half-day training on basic landlord/tenant law.
Complimentary lunch will be served.

When:
Wednesday, November 17, 2017
12:00 PM to 4:00 PM

Where:
Northeast Housing Court,
Fenton Judicial Center, Courtroom
2 Appleton Street,
Lawrence, MA

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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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MBLA Annual Meeting and Call To Leadership – April 18, 2017

The MBLA 2017 Annual Meeting, at which Officers and Directors will be elected, will be held on Tuesday, April 18, at the Boston Bar Association, 16 Beacon Street, Boston, MA 02108 at 6:00 p.m. The MBLA is now accepting applications for Officer, Director and Board Committee leadership positions for the 2017-2018 administrative year.
Application materials for elected positions must be submitted by Friday, April 7, at noon EST. For appointed positions, the submission deadline is Friday, April 21, at noon EST.

When:
Tuesday, April 18, 2017
6:00 p.m.

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

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