OPEN MEETING: Running for Office


Date: Wednesday, May 16, 2018
Time: 5:30 p.m. - 6:30 p.m.


Massachusetts Bar Association
Conference Room 203
20 West St
Boston, MA, 02111

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This event is free.

Online registration for this event has closed.

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Contemplating running for political office, but uncertain how to start? Our panelists will share their experiences running for local and state offices. They will discuss and answer questions about:

  • Deciding which position to pursue
  • Building a platform
  • Recruiting and managing campaign staff and volunteers
  • Connecting with voters
  • Debating
  • The media
  • What happens after the election

Refreshments will be served. Attendees are welcome to stay for the Young Lawyers Division meeting immediately following this open program.

Representative Daniel Cahill, Esq., 10th Essex
Selectman Jonathan Eaton, Esq., Wilmington
Councilor Lydia Edwards, Esq., Boston

Sponsoring Sections:

Young Lawyers Division

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