Law Day Dinner 2015

Wednesday, May 27, 2015
5:30 p.m. Reception, 7:00 p.m. Dinner

Keynote Speaker

Attorney General-Elect Maura Healey

The BBA is pleased to welcome Maura Healey, the first new attorney general of Massachusetts in eight years, as keynote speaker. A former prosecutor in the Office of the Attorney General, Attorney General-Elect Healey served as Chief of the Civil Rights Division and directed the Public Protection & Advocacy Bureau and the Business & Labor Bureau. She is well known for her work in leading the nation’s first successful challenge to the Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA).

Join us to hear her reflections on the state of the legal community and her thoughts on the future of the law in the Commonwealth at the 2015 Law Day Dinner.   

About the Event

The BBA Law Day Dinner is the largest annual bench-bar event in Massachusetts. Each year, the event draws over 1,300 judges, policymakers and lawyers from all sectors of the bar.  The evening begins with a popular cocktail reception, followed by dinner and a keynote speech. 

The event takes place each May, and is a celebration of Law Day, which was proclaimed by President Dwight D. Eisenhower in 1958.

Firms, companies, law departments and offices can reserve tables of 10 for Law Day Dinner or purchase individual tickets.  There are also opportunities to support the BBA through the purchase of advertisements in the program book.  For more information, please contact Erica Southerland, Events & Fundraising Coordinator, at (617) 778-1930 or esoutherland@bostonbar.org