LCL Event: Mindfulness & Self-Compassion Tools for Legal Professionals Part 4

Free & Confidential, exclusively for Legal Professionals in Massachusetts Start 2021 right with this 4-week series designed to teach lawyers, law students, and legal professionals powerful practices of self-compassion to help you find a greater sense of happiness, joy, social connectedness, and life satisfaction and decrease secondary traumatization and burnout. We will meet weekly for one […]

Pathways to the Bench: Becoming a Judge as a Woman of Color

SABA-GB & MBWA PRESENT: PATHWAYS TO THE BENCH: BECOMING A JUDGE AS AWOMAN OF COLOR Featuring: Lauren Greene Petrigno Executive Director, Judicial Nominating Commission Hon. Tejal Mehta Associate Justice of the Concord District Court Hon. Catherine Ham Associate Justice of the Boston Municipal Court Hon. Angel Kelley Associate Justice of the MA Superior Court When: […]

The Future of Detention in Courthouse Design

Please join the MBLA today during a discussion with representatives from the Massachusetts Trial Courts regarding how the Court can better design detention spaces. Please register using the link below: #BeThere


2 0 2 1 A N N U A L MASSACHUSETTS BLACK LAWYERS ASSOCIATION GALA The Massachusetts Black Lawyers Association (MBLA) is pleased to announce our 2021 Annual Gala which will be held over the course of two days: virtually on Thursday, May 20th and socially-distanced on Friday, May 21st, 2021. This two-day celebration will […]

Upstander Advocacy in the Legal Profession

Join us on Thursday, June 17, 2021 from 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm for a program addressing how bias and micro/macroaggressions impact our profession and its people. Panelists will discuss what it means to be an "upstander" in the context of the legal profession, and how to implement tools to be a successful upstander who […]