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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Former Board Member Adam Foss among three Massachusetts residents make the top 10 best TED talks of 2016, according to the head of TED

Adam Foss is an Assistant District Attorney in the Juvenile Division of the Suffolk County District Attorney’s Office. He is also on the executive board of the Massachusetts Black Lawyers Association. In his talk, Foss “makes his case for a reformed justice system that replaces wrath with opportunity, changing people’s lives for the better instead of ruining them.” Watch his TED talk here.

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MBLA Kwanzaa celebration- UJAMAA December 29, 2016

Thank you to all those who joined the Massachusetts Black Lawyers Association, National Bar Association, Massachusetts Black Women Attorneys, American Civil Liberties Union, Lawyers Committee for Civil Rights Under Law and National Association for the Advancement of Colored People for the 2016 Kwanzaa Celebration.

WHEN:
Thursday 29 December, 2016
6:00 – 7:30pm

WHERE:
Haley House Bakery Café
12 Dade Street,
Roxbury MA.

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2016 MBLA Annual Meeting – April 19, 2016

Notice is hereby given that the 2016 MBLA Annual Meeting will be held on TUESDAY, APRIL 19, 2016, at 6:00PM at the Boston Bar Association, 16 Beacon Street, Boston, MA. Dinner will be provided, please RSVP if you plan to attend. The purposes of the meeting are:

1.to elect the officers and directors for the 2016-2017, the nominees for which will be identified below; and
2.to transact such other business as may properly come before the meeting and at any adjournments or postponements of the meeting.

When:
Tuesday April 19, 2016
6:00 PM to 7:00 PM EDT

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

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