Stay aware of your rights and responsibilities under the law.
Through speaking engagements, educational presentations and special events, MBA members share their expertise on a wide range of legal topics.
To learn more about the MBA's offerings in this area, follow the links below.
Alternative Dispute Resolution
Alternative dispute resolution (ADR) is an increasingly popular
means of resolving disputes without litigation. The process employs
practices and techniques outside of the judicial system.
On the first Wednesday of each month at the MBA Boston
headquarters, volunteer attorneys provide free basic legal
information by phone to callers between 5:30 and 7:30 p.m.
Questions cover a wide range of legal topics. The program is
also offered twice a year in Western Mass.
Elder Law Education Program
The Elder Law Education Program matches attorneys with senior
service-related agencies to discuss topics such as
Medicare/Medicaid, health care proxies, probate issues and
MBA Pro Bono Prescription
The Massachusetts Bar Association and the Medical-Legal
Partnership Massachusetts network have joined forces to create MBA
Pro Bono Prescription. This pioneering initiative brings together
volunteer attorneys and medical professionals to promote the health
and well-being of low-income patients through legal advocacy.
If you are interested in inviting an MBA member to speak
at your next meeting on a specific legal topic, please
consider the Speakers Bureau. Members of the MBA are available to
speak to civic, social, educational and business organizations on a
wide range of legal topics.