On Monday, May 12, 2014, nearly 1,400 members of the bar, the bench and the legislature came together to celebrate the strength of our city at the BBA Law Day Dinner.  

If you missed the event, here is more about the keynote speaker and honorees:

Keynote Speaker

Mayor Martin J. Walsh

“We are a city of courage and champions, of hope and heart.”
– Mayor Martin J. Walsh

Mayor Walsh took office on January 6, 2014 as the 54th Mayor of Boston – the city’s first new mayor in twenty years.  Join us to hear more about his vision for Boston, his commitment to community, equality and opportunity for all residents, and how the bar can play a role in his vision for our city.

Honorees

BBA Marathon Assistance Project Volunteers



         
President Paul T. Dacier presented a special award to 70 volunteer attorneys who provided critical assistance to victims and small business affected by the Boston Marathon bombings. Learn more about the Marathon Assistance Project here.


Boston Private Industry Council

The BBA honored the PIC for their dedication to providing educational and career opportunities to Boston youth, as well as their longstanding support of the BBA Summer Jobs program. Learn more.





Bonnie Sashin

In recognition of over 25 years of service to the Boston Bar Association, BBA President Paul Dacier honored Bonnie Sashin at the annual Law Day Dinner. Bonnie served as the BBA's Director of Communications & External Relations before her retirement earlier this year



Steering Committee


Special thanks to the Law Day Dinner Steering Committee, chaired by Matthew Baltay of Foley Hoag LLP and Karen O'Toole of Fidelity Investments.  






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Thanks to those who displayed the strength of our city:


ABA Retirement Funds (ING) 
American Tower 
Arrowood Peters LLP 
Berkeley Research Group LLC 
Berluti McLaughlin & Kutchin LLP 
Bingham McCutchen LLP 
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts 
Boston College Law School
Burns & Levinson LLP
Casner & Edwards, LLP
Cetrulo LLP 
Charles River Associates 
Choate Hall & Stewart LLP 
Citizens Bank 
City of Boston* 
Collora LLP 
Conn Kavanaugh Rosenthal Peisch & Ford LLP 
Counsel on Call, LLC 
Covidien 
Davis, Malm & D'Agostine, P.C.
Day Pitney LLP 
Deutsch Williams Brooks DeRensis & Holland, P.C. 
DLA Piper LLP 
Donnelly, Conroy & Gelhaar, LLP
Donoghue, Barrett & Singal, P.C. 
Edwards Wildman Palmer LLP
EMC Corporation* 
Ernst & Young LLP
Ferriter Scobbo & Rodophele PC
Fidelity Investments 
Fish & Richardson P.C. 
Fragomen, Del Rey, Bernsen & Loewy, LLP 
Foley Hoag LLP
Foley & Lardner LLP 
Gesmer Updegrove LLP 
Goldstein, Egloff, Ramos & Wood, LLP 
Goodwin Procter LLP
Goulston & Storrs, P.C. 
Greenberg Traurig, LLP 
Hamilton, Brook, Smith & Reynolds, PC 
Harvard Pilgrim 
Hemenway & Barnes LLP 
Hinckley Allen & Snyder LLP 
Hirsch Roberts Weinstein LLP
Hiscock & Barclay LLP 
Holland & Knight LLP
JAMS
Jones Day 
K&L Gates LLP 
Kotin, Crabtree & Strong, LLP 
Krokidas & Bluestein LLP
Laredo & Smith LLP 
LeClairRyan
Liberty Mutual Group 
Littler Mendelson, PC 
Looney & Grossman LLP 
LPL Financial LLC 
Massachusetts Black Lawyers Association 
Manion Gaynor & Manning LLP
Massachusetts Bar Association 
Massachusetts Lawyers Weekly 
McGladrey LLP 
Merrill Corporation 
Mintz, Levin, Cohn, Ferris, Glovsky and Popeo, P.C. 
Morgan, Brown & Joy LLP
Morgan Lewis & Bockius LLP 
Morrison Mahoney LLP 
Morse Barnes-Brown & Pendleton, P.C. 
Murphy & King, P.C. 
Murtha Cullina LLP
Nixon Peabody LLP 
Nelson Mullins Riley & Scarborough LLP 
Nutter McClennen & Fish LLP
Ogletree, Deakins, Nash, Smoak & Stewart, P.C. 
Partners Health Care System
Partridge, Snow & Hahn, LLP
Peabody & Arnold LLP 
Pepper Hamilton, LLP
Pierce Atwood LLP
Posternak Blankstein & Lund LLP 
PricewaterhouseCoopers, LLP 
Prince Lobel Tye LLP 
Proskauer Rose LLP 
Rackemann, Sawyer & Brewster 
Raytheon Company 
Robins, Kaplan, Miller & Ciresi L.L.P. 
Rockland Trust Company 
Ropes & Gray LLP
Rose, Chinitz & Rose 
Rosenfeld Rafik & Sullivan, P.C. 
Sally & Fitch LLP 
Santander Bank, N.A.
Sheehan, Phinney, Bass & Green PA
Sherin and Lodgen LLP
Shilepsky Hartley Robb Casey Michon LLP 
Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP 
State Street Bank
Steward Health Care 
StoneTurn Group LLP 
Suffolk County District Attorney's Office 
Suffolk University Law School 
Suffolk University Law School Student Bar Association 
Sugarman & Sugarman, P.C. 
Sugarman, Rogers, Barshak & Cohen, P.C.
Sullivan & Worcester LLP
Sunstein Kann Murphy & Timbers LLP
Tufts Health Plan 
U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission 
Wilmer Cutler Pickering Hale and Dorr LLP
Witmer, Karp, Warner & Ryan, LLP

Advertising Sponsors
Alix Partners
American Bar Association 
Analysis Group
Arrowood Peters LLP 
Berkeley Research Group LLC 
Brown Rudnick LLP 
CBIZ Tofias and Mayer 
Casner & Edwards, LLP 
Cornerstone Research 
Demeo, LLP 
Edwards Wildman Palmer LLP 
Fidelity Investments 
Floyd Advisory, LLC 
Hinckley Allen & Snyder LLP 
Hirsch Roberts Weinstein LLP 
Hiscock & Barclay LLP 
JAMS 
Manion Gaynor & Manning LLP 
Merrill Corporation 
Mintz, Levin, Cohn, Ferris, Glovsky and Popeo, P.C. 
Morrison Mahoney LLP
National Grid 
Partridge, Snow & Hahn, LLP
Peabody & Arnold LLP 
Posternak Blankstein & Lund LLP 
Proskauer Rose LLP 
Rackemann, Sawyer & Brewster 
Robins, Kaplan, Miller & Ciresi, L.L.P. 
Rockland Trust Company 
Ropes & Gray LLP 
Rosenfeld Rafik & Sullivan, P.C. 
Ruberto, Israel & Weiner, P.C. 
Shilepsky Hartley Robb Casey Michon LLP 
Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP 
Steward Health Care 
Sunstein Kann Murphy & Timbers LLP
USI Affinity 
Wilmer Cutler Pickering Hale and Dorr LLP

*Denotes more than one table sponsorship