• Access to Justice Awards Celebration

    The Massachusetts Bar Association is excited to announce it will host the Access to Justice Awards Celebration on Wednesday, June 15, from 5:30-8 p.m. at the Sheraton Framingham. The event will honor the Access to Justice awardees and will feature a keynote address by Hon. Joseph P. Kennedy III.

  • Amdermariam named MBA's 2022 Outstanding Young Lawyer

    Congratulations to Massachusetts Bar Association member Rebecca Amdemariam, who was named the MBA’s 2022 Outstanding Young Lawyer! The annual award, chosen by the MBA’s Young Lawyers Division (YLD), recognizes a young lawyer who has demonstrated outstanding character, leadership and legal achievement, and has contributed service to the community.

  • Congratulations to the 2021-22 Leadership Academy Fellows

    Congratulations to the 2021-22 Leadership Academy Fellows. The Massachusetts Bar Association held a virtual graduation ceremony on Monday, May 16, to celebrate the MBA’s 2021-22 Leadership Academy Fellows in honor of their accomplishments and completion of the program. For the full list of graduates click here.

  • Thank You to this year's Welcome Back Reception Sponsors

    The MBA thanks its Signature Sponsor, the MBA Insurance Agency, and all the Diversity Champion Sponsors of this year's Welcome Back Reception, A Celebration of MBA Diversity: Past, Present and Future. For more about this year's event including a full sponsor list click here

  • MassBar Where You Are: Be-Anywhere Benefits

    Many Massachusetts Bar Association tools and services can be accessed wherever you are, whenever you have time. Take advantage of our exclusive Be-Anywhere Benefits today.

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  • Renew today and receive Traps for the Unwary

    All 2021-22 MBA members will receive a FREE e-copy of the expanded Seventh Edition of the MBA’s award-winning malpractice-prevention handbook.

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  • COVID-19 News and Information

    The MBA is committed to keeping its members informed about how the COVID-19 (coronavirus) pandemic is impacting the courts, their practices and the Massachusetts legal community. Get the latest updates from state and federal courts in Massachusetts, information about MBA programs and meetings, and other useful resources.

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  • Chief Justice Ralph D. Gants Access to Justice Fund

    The Chief Justice Ralph D. Gants Access to Justice Fund supports initiatives to advance access to justice, racial equity and criminal justice reform in the legal system. This fund is a collaboration between the Chief Justice Ralph D. Gants Access to Justice Fund Advisory Committee, Massachusetts Bar Association and the Massachusetts Bar Foundation.

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  • MBA Health & Well-Being Resources

    Feeling overwhelmed? You're not alone. The MBA has created a Health & Well-Being web page, which shares several resources for coping with stress, anxiety and more during the COVID-19 pandemic.

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The Massachusetts Bar Association will be closed Monday, May 30 in observation of Memorial Day.

We will reopen on Tuesday, May 31 with regular business hours. 

The Massachusetts Bar Association building is currently open Monday-Thursday, and the MBA is continuing to host meetings and programs remotely. While we look forward to welcoming members to the building in the near future, in-person meetings and programs will be held on a very limited basis and only when circumstances and safety permit. Please visit www.massbar.org/events for information on a specific MBA program or meeting.

Upcoming Events

Tuesday, May 31

Wake Up with Probate

9:30 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.

Massachusetts Bar Association

Wednesday, June 01

Using AI to Draft Legal Documents

12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m.

Massachusetts Bar Association

MBA Monthly Dial-A-Lawyer Program

5:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.

Thursday, June 02

Best Practices for Mediators Drafting Agreements After Reid v. Kroll

12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m.

Massachusetts Bar Association

Tuesday, June 07

Free Trust Account Training

10:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.

Massachusetts Bar Association

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