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Are You a BBA Member Speaking at ABA Annual Meeting?

Read the Summer 2014 Boston Bar Journal

Annual Meeting Tables & Tickets On Sale

Mayor Walsh Kicks off 2014 BBA Summer Jobs Program

Annual Meeting Tables & Tickets On Sale

State Budget Supports Civil Legal Aid

2014 ABA Annual Meeting is August 8-10 in Boston

BBA Lawyer Referral Service Launches Spanish Site

Get Dacier's Take on the Business Litigation Session

Employers Gear Up for Summer Jobs Students

BBA Summer Judicial Interns Get "Schooled" in Criminal Law

BBA LRS in the Community: Boston Pride Parade

Honoring Chief Justice Ireland

Help Us Support Funding for Legal Services - A Legislative Action Alert from the BBA

Statement on the Nomination of Geraldine S. Hines to the SJC

Boston Bar Foundation Announces 23 Grant Recipients

Your Pass to Pairings - The Premier Networking Event of the Summer

Statement on Confirmation of Justice Ralph D. Gants as Chief Justice of SJC

Join Over 250 Celebrating Chief Justice Ireland on 6/12 - Last Week to Register

Dacier's Take on…the Affinity Bar Leadership Institute

Get Dacier's Take on Tackling Substance Abuse Through the Justice System

BBA LRS Intern Shares Co-Op Experience

Celebrate Chief Justice Ireland on 6/12

Passport to Pairings Soars to $20,000 Raised and Counting

Dacier's Take on…the Administration of Specialty Courts

Looking Ahead to Summer Judicial Internship Program

A Judge's Judge: Justice Gants's Governor’s Council Hearing

Legislative Action Alert - Contact your State Senator Today

Dacier's Take on…Law Day Dinner and Keynote Speaker Mayor Martin Walsh

Passport to Pairings Sponsors Go the Distance for Public Service

Nineteen BMC Judges to Participate in 2014 Summer Judicial Internship Program

Dacier's Take on…Law Day Celebrations in Brighton’s Municipal Court

BBA Summer Jobs Program Hits 64 Paid Positions & Counting

PILP 11 Gets BBA Breakdown

Introducing "Passport to Pairings"

MassProBono Website is Live!

BBA to Honor Chief Justice Ireland on 6/12

Dacier's Take On…Glenn Mangurian and the Court Management Advisory Board

Looking Ahead with 2014 BBA Public Interest Leaders

Lawyers to Talk Voting Rights with More than 1300 BPS Students for Law Day in the Schools

Original Justice is Sweet Chairs Return to Launch New Event - Passport to Pairings

Dacier's Take On…New Lawyers

BBA Applauds Nomination of Ralph Gants as Chief Justice of SJC

Introducing New Boston Bar Foundation Event: Passport to Pairings

BBA Announces New Class of Public Interest Leaders

Part 2: BBA Marathon Assistance Project Aids Individuals

Volunteer for Law Day in the Schools

Dacier's Take on…What to Expect from ABA Day

Legal Offices Share Their Financial Literacy "Adopting A Classroom" Stories

Spring 2014 BBJ Hits Newsstands - Includes 4 Marathon Response Features

Policy Alert: BBA Weighs in on Accrual Accounting Proposal

Spring 2014 BBJ Hits Newsstands - Includes 4 Marathon Response Features

Casino Night - Lawyers 'Bet the House' on the Next Generation of Boston’s Workforce

Honorees Announced for 15th Anniversary Lawyer for the Day Event

Japanese Scholar-Dignitary Visits 16 Beacon

Hiring Multiple Summer Jobs Students Means More Community Impact

BBA President Paul T. Dacier Applauds Progress on Domestic Violence Legislation

Dacier's Take on…the Practical Benefits of Providing Summer Jobs for Teens

Retired BBA Communications Director Bonnie Sashin to be Honored at Law Day 2014

PILP Alums Create Curriculum for Law Day in the Schools

BBF Casino Night Goes All In for Summer Jobs - Meet Amadou

Dacier’s Take on. . .the State of the Massachusetts Economy

BBA to Recognize Private Industry Council for Commitment to Boston Youth

BBA Boosts Legal Assistance for Our Troops and Veterans

Over 55 Firms Show Strength of Our City and Support 2014 Law Day Dinner

BBF Casino Night Goes All In for Summer Jobs - Meet Roberto

BBA to Honor Chief Justice Ireland

Casino Night Goes All in For Summer Jobs - Meet Beatriz

BBA Public Relations Pro Announces Her Retirement

High Roller Tallwood Legal Signs on as Casino Night Title Sponsor

The BBA Means Business

BBF Casino Proceeds Support Summer Jobs - See the Impact by Meeting Ben

BBA Financial Literacy Program – Celebrating 10 Years of Success

Get Dacier's Take on…Sentencing Reform and Re-entry

Casino Night Goes "All In" for Boston Youth

Financial Literacy Finishes Up in Western MA

Three Boston Attorneys Pledge $100K to Boston Bar Foundation

BBA Calls for Greater Oversight of MA Drug Labs

Dacier's Take on...Gun Violence

BBA Lawyer Referral Service Joins 8,000 at Quincy Lunar Festival

The BBA Means Business

BBA Lawyer Referral Service Revamps Website

Dacier's Take on...Abraham Lincoln

Dacier’s Take on... Probate & Family Court

Sponsors Support Boston Teens, Bet $10k on Casino Night for Summer Jobs

Summer Jobs Program Sets the Pace - 45 Jobs Secured for BPS Students

BBF Fellows Bring Warmth to Winter Open House

Relive the Night - 2014 Adams Benefit

Dacier’s Take on... Homeless Court

BBF Cashes in with First $7,000 Raised for Casino Night to Support BBA Summer Jobs Program

Adams Benefit Expects Largest Crowd Ever - Be Part of Record Setting Event

Dacier’s Take on... Dan Rea's Nightside and Talk Radio

VP & GC of Beth Israel Gives Firsthand Account of BIDMC Involvement in Wake of Marathon Bombings 

Last Week to Purchase Adams Benefit Tickets

Financial Literacy Program Sets Participation Record, Seeks Volunteers

BBA Public Interest Leaders Take on Court Service Center Project

Read the Winter 2014 Boston Bar Journal

A Year in Public Service - In Photos

A Year in Review - CLE Roundup

Dacier’s Take on... All I Want for the New Year

Kick Off 2014 with the Boston Bar Journal's Winter Edition

The BBA and the Death Penalty

Season's Greetings from the BBA

Tipping the Scales with Paul Cushing: "Ethics Isn’t Something That You Learn Once and Put Aside"

Issue Spot: 13 for '13"

Cashing in on Financial Literacy

Sponsors Commitment to Legal Aid Puts Adams Benefit at $585,000

BBA Files Amicus Brief in Commonwealth of Massachusetts v. Roderick Taylor

Tipping the Scales with Glenn Mangurian: “Playing Not to Lose Is a Losing Proposition”

New Leadership for BBA Summer Jobs Program

Tipping the Scales with Mark Fleming: “Disagreeing Without Being a Jerk Is Hallmark of a Really Good Advocate”

BBA Letter to Governor's Council on the Judicial Appointment Process

Dacier's Take on... Being Principal for the Day

Healthcare General Counsel Program Packs the House

Pepper Hamilton Becomes Newest BBA Sponsor Firm

Celebrating Diversity in the Judiciary

BBA Mourns the Passing of John J. Curtin, Jr.

Over $525K Raised for the Adams Benefit - 100k More To Goal

Get Dacier's Take on... One Size Fits All Trial Court

BBJ Releases Special Edition Commemorating Goodridge

Share Away with the BBA

Tipping the Scales with Mary Bonuato: "When You Seek Respect, That Means Respecting the Humanity of Others"

Fall Open House Highlights BBF Fellows Role in Helping the Community

Adams Benefit Fundraising at Record Pace - Tops $500,000

Four Join the BBA as Sustaining Firms

Tipping the Scales with Susan Alexander: "There Is Nothing That Makes You More Successful Than Passion"

Dacier's Take on... The Increasing Complexity of Cases in the Trial Court

Katy Ward at Boston Housing Court: "Everyone Wins in Pro Bono Work"

BBA Releases 2013 Public Service Report

Dacier's Take on... Elections

Kotin, Crabtree & Strong Signs On as BBA Sponsor Firm


Dacier's Take on... "One Mission: Justice with Dignity and Speed"

13 Sponsors have pledged $31,000 to support Diversity & Inclusion


From Issue Spot: Civility Can Save the Day in Law and Politics

Pro Bono Spotlight on Thomas Beauvais: Lawyer for a Day Has A Lifetime Impact 


BBA Debuts Diversity & Inclusion Timeline

Eleven Sponsors Show Commitment to Diversity & Inclusion, Pledge $29,000 for Beacon Award

BBA Kicks off CLE Series on Representing Military Personnel and Veterans

Prince Lobel Joins BBA as Newest Sponsor Firm

Read the Fall 2013 Boston Bar Journal

The BBA is Committed to Supporting Veterans and Military Personnel

BBA Selects Jay McManus as John G. Brooks Legal Services Award Recipient

Hear Dacier's Take - BBA President on Civility

Only Handful of Tables Left for 9/27 Annual Meeting Luncheon

Morgan Lewis Becomes Newest Boston Bar Sponsor Firm

BBA Lawyer Referral Service to House Military Legal Help Line

Annual Meeting Luncheon 85% Sold Out

Upcoming BBA Education Programs Focused on Representing Military Personnel and Veterans


Summer Jobs Snapshot: Learning the Law at Nixon Peabody

BBF Welcomes 11 to Society of Fellows, Totals 41 New Fellows for Year

Trial Court Chief Justice Paula Carey to Receive the Haskell Cohn Distinguished Judicial Service Award on Sept. 11th

Atwood & Cherny P.C. Signs On as BBA Sponsor Firm

SJC Names BBA and 3 Others Providers of Professionalism Course Re: Rule 3:16

BBA Annual Meeting More Than 60% Sold Out

Boston Bar Foundation Announces 2014 Adams Benefit Co-Chairs

The Boston Bar Foundation Provides Funding for 28 Grantees

Summer Jobs Snapshot: Stephan Pierre and Hinckley Allen


24 Firms Pledge $310,000 for BBF Adams Benefit

BBA Judicial Internship Program - More than Just a Summer Job

2 Months to Go and More Than 500 Confirmed for 2013 Annual Meeting

From Tipping the Scales: Learning from Leadership: Lon Povich on Accepting Change


See How BBA is Helping Those Affected by the Boston Marathon Bombings


Annual Meeting Keynote Speaker Theodore Olson in the News

From BBA President: Connecting Supply With Demand to Fill Justice Gap

BBA Applauds SJC Decision in RFF Family Partnership

Boston Bar President J.D. Smeallie Issues Statement on Supreme Court Rulings Re: Marriage Equality

BBF to Honor Mayor Menino at 2014 Adams Benefit

Read the Summer 2013 Boston Bar Journal

BBA Welcomes Visitors from Vietnam

Read BBA President J.D. Smeallie's Statement on Fisher Ruling

BBA To Host 7/15 Panel on Implications of DOMA 

Record Setting Summer Jobs Program Will Kick Off on July 8 

Boston Bar Foundation Launches New Website


Boston Bar Launches Statewide Task Force to Expand Civil Legal Aid in MA

BBA Now Accepting Nominations for 4th Annual Beacon Award for Diversity

34 Signed on to BBF's Justice is Sweet - Less Than One Month to Go

McLane, Graf, Raulerson & Middleton Joins BBA as 75th Sponsor Firm

20 Years Later, Summer Jobs Program Still Giving Urban Youth a Chance to Succeed

BBA Develops New Resource to Help Marathon Bombing Victims

Boston Bar to Host Symposium on Human Trafficking

Alabama State Bar Resolution Honors BBA & Others

New Record for BBA Summer Jobs Program -- 57 and Counting

Boston Bar Foundation Gives $25,000 to the One Fund Boston

Boston Bar Selects New Class for Public Interest Leadership Program 2013-2014

Boston Bar Recruits Lawyer Volunteers in Wake of Explosions on Marathon Monday

Boston Bar Seeks Law Day in the Schools Volunteers

BBA Statement on Boston Marathon Tragedy

Read the Spring 2013 Boston Bar Journal

Students Learn "Consequences" at U.S. Bankruptcy Court

BBA Amicus: Trustee Can Distribute Property From One Trust to Another

Civil Legal Aid Generates Millions in New Revenue, Cost Savings for MA

BBA Amicus: Clients Benefit When Lawyers Consult In-House Counsel

BBA Mourns the Loss of Anthony Lewis


PILP Kicks Off Community Reentry Readiness Series at Federal Court
Session focused on common drivers license issues

Meet the Bench with the BBA
4 Spring Bench Meets Bar events scheduled

Saul Ewing Becomes 74th BBA Sponsor
Mid-Atlantic firm establishes roots in Greater Boston

BBA Joins in Support Striking Down DOMA
Signs on to amicus briefs in two cases

BBF To Fund 10 Summer Jobs for Boston Youth
Provides $37, 130 to increase diversity & inclusion pipeline into the legal profession

BBA Endorses Spousal Elective Share
Council votes to approve recommendations of Ad Hoc Elective Share Committee 

Pierce & Mandell Joins BBA as Sponsor
Becomes 73rd Sponsor Firm

David Gergen to Speak at Law Day Dinner
Annual Dinner will take place on 5/13 at Seaport World Trade Center

BBA Announces 4 Free "Nuts & Bolts" Courses in February
Responds to demand for practical skills programs

Call for BBA Council Nominations
Deadline to submit is February 22

Applications for PILP Due 2/15
BBA Seeks Public Interest Leaders

BBA Applauds Gov. Patrick's Support for Civil Legal Aid 
1/24/13 - Gov. Proposed $15.5 million for MLAC

Walk to the Hill for Civil Legal Aid on 1/30
Registration begins at 11 am @ State House

4 More Firms Sign on to BBA Summer Jobs Program
1/17/13 - 15 firms already signed on for Summer 2013

Boston Bar Foundation to Honor Carol Fulp
1/16/2013 - At Adams Benefit on 1/26 @ MFA

BBA Offers Essential Skills Programs
1/7/2013 - Focus on New and Transitioning Lawyers 

Got What It Takes to Be a Public Interest Leader?
1/7/12 - Applications Now Available for Next PILP Class

Last week to purchase Adams Benefit Tickets!
Event to be held at MFA at 6:30pm on 1/26

Celebrating 25 Years of Bonnie Sashin
1/4/12 - Congratulations, Bonnie!

BBA To Provide LAR Training for Solo & Small Attorneys
12/19/12 - Free training focused on building a practice around Limited Assistance Representation

Read the Boston Bar Journal
12/19/12 - Winter 2013 Edition

Kids Speak and Lawyers Listen -- Boston Debate League Partnership w/ BBA
12/18/12 - President's Page by J.D. Smeallie

PILP Class to Pilot Community Reentry Readiness Series
12/13/12 - Will develop and deliver curriculum for federal probationers

Demand for Financial Literacy Sparks Call for Volunteers
12/10/12 - Program to reach 1,000+ students in '13

Globe Spotlights Special Counsel Meier
12/7/12 - David Co-Chaired BBA Task Force to Prevent Wrongful Convictions

BBA Highlights Practical Programs
11/30/12 - Providing boutique and solo practitioners with practical skills and network of colleagues 

Adams Benefit Sponsorships Top $450K

11/29/12 - Jan. 26 event honors Carol Fulp & will take place @ MFA

Recap of BBA's Crisis in the JP Drug Lab
11/28/12 - An overview of the expert panel discussion held at 16 Beacon

BBF Releases "The Foundation"
11/7/12 - Fall 2012 Newsletter include Adams Benefit Updates, Junior Fellows Q&A and more

BBA Welcomes 9 Sustaining Firms 
11/1/12 - Small & boutique firms show BBA support

Join us to Celebrate GLAD & Mass AG's Office
11/9/12 - Martha Coakley and Mary Bonauto to accept 3rd Annual Beacon Award @ Liberty Hotel tonight

BBA Releases Environmental Sustainability Task Force Report
10/24/12 - Report focuses on Greening of the Profession

BBF Will Honor The Partnership's Carol Fulp with Public Service Award
10/18/12 - At John & Abigail Adams Benefit on 1/26

BBA Releases Public Service Report
10/10/12 - 2012 Report focuses on building stronger communities

13 Sponsors Sign on to Beacon Award

10/9/12 - Diversity + Inclusion event set for 11/13      

Celebrate Pro Bono Month

9/25/12 - With the right training, you can take on a pro bono matter
BBA Honors Lynn Girton
9/24/12 - Presented with Legal Services Award
 
Read the Latest Boston Bar Journal
9/18/12 - Fall edition tackles social media law, privacy and more

Criminal Defense Bar Access to Drug Lab Database
9/14/12 - State assisting cases potentially affected

Expanding Lawyer for Day at Housing Court: Piece of Homelessness Puzzle
9/10/12 - Read J.D. Smeallie's first Presidents Page

Volunteer as Boston Debate Judge
9/6/12 - Help support academic debate in BPS 

J.D. Smeallie Takes Office as BBA President
9/4/12 - Holland & Knight litigation partner will lead Boston Bar for one year term

Annual Meeting Honorees Announced
8/23/12 - Lynn Girton, Ropes & Gray, and Bingham McCutchen will be recognized at 9/21 luncheon

GLAD and MA AG's Office to Receive Beacon Award for Diversity + Inclusion
8/16/12 - Will be honored on 11/13/12

BBA Files Amicus Brief in Fisher
8/14/12 - Urges U.S. Supreme Court to Affirm Race Conscious Admissions at U. of Texas

BBF Announces Grants of $1 Million
8/9/12 - 24 organizations receive Foundation grants

Read Issue Spot 

8/1/12 - Sentencing Reform to be Signed by Gov.

BBA Seeks Boston Debate League Mentors
7/25/12 - Volunteers will help support academic debate

Celebrating 25 Year Sponsor Firms 

7/19/12 - Ropes & Gray

Please Support Judicial Discretion in Sentencing
7/30/12 - We need your help TODAY

BBA President Urges Gov to Return Sentencing Bill With Amendments
7/25/12 – Claims Bill Lacks Real Reform

Read Beyond the Billable
7/19/12 - A Yellow Ribbon Reflection

BBA Announces 2012-2013 Officers & Council
7/16/12 - Terms begin on September 1

Annual Meeting Co-Chairs Announced
7/9/12 - Deborah Manus & Paul Cushing Named 2012 Chairs

Gov. Signs MUTC & MUPC Corrections
7/9/12 - Probate legislation takes immediate effect

Probate & Trust Bill Hits Gov's Desk
6/29/12 - House & Senate pass new MUTC & revised MUPC

Thanks to Our Sustaining Members
6/28/12 - For their unwavering support of the BBA's mission 

Financial Literacy Program Expands
6/27/12 - Nelson Fellows to participate

BBA to Host News Conference
6/20/12 - Mayor Menino + Chief Justice Ireland to speak on 6/28/12

Summer 2012 Boston Bar Journal
6/18/12 - Read the full issue here

Read the Sustainable Lawyer
6/14/12 - A Sustainable Recap - the BBA Goes Green

Justice Scheier to Receive Haskell Cohn Award
6/11/12 - Land Court Chief to be honored on June 27

Read the Sustainable Lawyer
6/6/12 - BBA Promotes Sustainability Through Public Service

Read the Boston Bar Journal
6/1/12 - Gaming Law Could Affect Clients Not in Industry

Read Summer 2012 Boston Bar Journal Article
6/1/12 - Surprise! New Gaming Law Could Affect Clients Not in Gaming Industry

Future of Boston Law Firms in Global Economy
6/1/12 - Attend June 5th Diversity & Inclusion Event

Read the Sustainable Lawyer
5/31/12 - Nixon Peabody Invests in Energy Efficiency

Boston Bar Joins with Boston Debate League

5/22/12 - Partnership Invests in Boston's Youth

BBA Announces 2012-2013 Section Co-Chairs
5/21/12 - New Leaders Appointed to 2 year term

Read Summer 2012 Boston Bar Journal Article
5/17/12 - New Tool for Determining Innocence Takes Effect Today

Nominations Sought for Beacon Award
5/16/12 - Award recognizes leadership in advancing diversity & inclusion

Summer Jobs Scorecard Trending Up
5/10/12 - Program will offer paid internships to 55 students

BBA Names Beacon Award Committee
5/9/12 - Award recognizes impact in advancing diversity and inclusion

A Who's Who of Lawyers on Twitter
5/7/12 - Are you on the list?

BBA Files Amicus Brief
5/1/12 - Urges SJC to clarify estate planning law 

BBA Names Public Interest Leaders
4/30/12 - 14 lawyers will participate in PILP program

BBA Will Honor Justice Ralph Gants
4/27/12 - Gants will receive Citation of Judicial Excellence at Law Day Dinner on May 17

House Finalizes Budget Recommendation
4/26 – Favorable Developments for Ju
dicial System

Read the Spring 2011 Boston Bar Journal

Report on Nominations
4/17/12 - Nominations Due April 27th

BBA Mourns Loss of John G. Brooks
4/17/12 - Beloved past president passes away at 98

IssueSpot: The House Budget in Brief
4/12/12 - BBA Blog breaks down House Budget

Celebrating 25 Year Sponsor Firm Partners
4/12/12 - Mintz, Levin, Cohn, Ferris, Glovsky & Popeo

Read the Sustainable Lawyer
4/11/12 - MA Court Appealing for Sustainability

BBA Welcomes Sheehan Phinney Bass + Green
4/4/2012 - New Sponsor Firm Celebrating 75 year anniversary

BBA Congratulates Newly Appointed State Court Administrator
4/3/2012 - SJC tabs Harry Spence for the job

Boston Bar Foundation Will Fund 10 Summer Jobs for Boston Teens
3/29/12 - BBF will provide provide more than $35,000

Krokidas & Bluestein Joins BBA as Sponsor Firm
3/28/12 - Firm has a reputation for providing quality legal services to non-profits, public entities, and small businesses