Annual Gala 2023


Date: Thursday, May 11, 2023
Time: 5:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.


The Westin Boston Seaport District
425 Summer St
Boston, MA, 02210

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MBA Member Individual Ticket : $200.00
Non Member Individual Ticket : $200.00


For more information, please e-mail Member Services or call 617-338-0530.

The Massachusetts Bar Association will hold its Annual Gala on Thursday, May 11, at the Westin Boston Seaport District, 425 Summer St., Boston. Juliette Kayyem, Faculty Chair of the Homeland Security Program at Harvard University’s John F. Kennedy School of Government, will deliver the keynote address.

The MBA Annual Gala will also include the presentation of the MBA's Chief Justice Edward F. Hennessey Award to Supreme Court Justice, Kimberly S. Budd, the Gold Medal Award to Chris A. Kenney, Esq., the Public Service Award to the Honorable Bonnie MacLeod (ret.) and the Legislator of the Year Award to Rep. Michael Day. The recipient of the Oliver Wendell Holmes Scholarship will also be announced. Check back soon for program information and additional updates.

Registration for this event is due by Friday, May 5 at noon.

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