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MBLA Takeover Boston Debate League – Saturday, December 2, 2017

Boston Debate League – Middle School Tournament 3 (MBLA Judges Takeover day)

When:
Saturday, December 2nd

Where:
Suffolk University, 20 Somerset Street

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The SJC on its 325th: The Chiefs Reflect – November 15, 2017

When:
Wednesday, November 15, 2017
4:30 p.m.
All MBLA Members are invited to a special event to commemorate the
325th Anniversary of the Supreme Judicial Court,
featuring a conversation of Chief Justices, past and present:

Hon. Ralph D. Gants
Hon. Herbert P. Wilkins (Ret.)
Hon. Margaret H. Marshall (Ret.)
Hon. Roderick L. Ireland (Ret.)

Moderated by Tom Ashbrook, 

Where:
John Adams Courthouse,
Boston, MA

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2017 Solo Practice Launch & Growth Workshop

Gain strategies on successfully opening or growing a law practice at this hands-on program that will provide new practitioners and existing firm owners with a crash course in the major aspects of every successful solo or small practice: technology, finance and administration, and marketing and business development.

Attendees will have access to presentations from practice management experts and seasoned attorneys who will walk through the development of a successful law practice and provide strategies for securing clients. The program is FREE to MBLA and BBA members.

When:
Friday, November 17, 2017
9 am – 5 pm

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

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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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Free Movie Screening “Marshall” Saturday, October 21,

Please join us for a free screening of the 2017 film Marshall the incredible film about a young Thurgood Marshall, the first African-American Supreme Court Justice, as he battles through one of his career-defining cases. Directed by Reginald Hudlin. Featuring Chadwick Boseman, Josh Gad and Kate Hudson.

When:
Saturday, October 21, 2017
2:00 P.M.

Where:
Regal Cinemas Fenway
201 Brookline Avenue
Boston,
MA 02215

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Beacon Award for Diversity & Inclusion – November 2, 2017

Beacon Award for Diversity & Inclusion will be held on at the
When:
November 2, 2017
6pm to 10pm

Where:
Cambridge Multicultural Arts Center
41 Second Street
East Cambridge, MA 02141

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MBLA & MBWA Event: Women Attorneys’ Retreat – November 4, 2017

Stress Less. Achieve More. Finding Your Balance as a Woman Attorney Women Attorneys’ Retreat.

Join the Massachusetts Black Lawyers Association and the Massachusetts Black Women Attorneys for a retreat focused on health, wellness and career success! Participants will have the opportunity to bond and network with other women lawyers from across the Commonwealth. Enjoy workshops, a keynote address, breakfast and lunch with dynamic colleagues.

When:
Saturday, November 4, 2017
9:30 AM to 1:30 PM

Where:
Foley Hoag LLP
155 Seaport Blvd # 1600
Boston, MA 02210

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2017 MBLA Fall Reception – Honoring Excellence In Academia – November 16, 2017

Join the MBLA and area Black Law Student Associations (BLSAs) for a celebration of excellence in academia! On Thursday, November 16, we will honor 9 local academicians who have raised the bar in the area of intellectual exploration, social progress and academic achievement while cultivating the next generation of legal scholars.

When:
Thursday, November 16, 2017
6:30 PM to 8:30 PM

Where:
Skadden Arps LLP
500 Boylston Street
Boston, MA 02199

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Special Presentation: eFileMA – October 11, 2017

The MBLA will be hosting a Special Presentation on the Massachusetts Court System’s new e-filing portal, “efileMA”. A representative from Tyler Technologies will be joining us on Wednesday 11th October, 2017 at the BBA office 16 Beacon Street Boston, MA, to give a live demonstration of the system and will be able to answer any question you may have. 

When:
Wednesday, October 11, 2017
6:30 pm

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

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WBA Event: Pioneering Women: Leading By Example, September 19, 2017

The WBA’s Women of Color Committee cordially invites you to honor and celebrate three pioneering women who will discuss their journey, including successes and challenges facing women in the legal profession.

When:
Tuesday, September 19, 2017
Registration at 5:30 PM, Program at 6:00 PM

Where:
McCarter & English LLP
225 Franklin Street
Boston, MA 02110

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    Discovering Justice is seeking volunteer jurors to support incredible Boston & Chelsea middle schoolers as they try cases before federal and state judges and juries made up of community members. When: Tuesday, December 12, 2017. 5:00 - 5:30pm Arrival & refreshments for jurors/judges. PHOTO ID! 5:30 - 5:50pm Seated for brief program with keynote speaker 5:50 -7:00pm Transition to assigned courtrooms for the mock trial! 7:00 - 7:30pm Reception downstairs w/food and drinks Where: Moakley U.S. Courthouse.

  • 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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