New Lawyers Section Professional Development Breakfast: Advanced Networking, "The Art of the Schmooze"

10/02/2014 - 8:30 AM to 9:30 AM
Every other month the BBA welcomes new lawyers and law students to our Professional Development Breakfasts. Join us to broaden your professional network and learn tips on how to jumpstart your career!...
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Law Students: Speed Networking with Real Estate Attorneys

10/08/2014 - 5:30 PM to 7:30 PM
Meet more than 10 attorneys from different practice areas in small groups to learn about the career paths and legal opportunities available in Boston real estate. Space is limited. Pre-Registration is required....
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Mortgage Financing 101 - Basics and Practice Updates

10/14/2014 - 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
Panelists will cover basic mortgage financing documentation and due diligence and include practice updates and trends based on the current state of the real estate market and financing. ...
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Getting Hired as a Prosecutor or Public Defender

10/15/2014 - 5:00 PM to 6:30 PM
Interested in being hired as an ADA, AAG, AUSA or public defender (state or federal)? Hear from our experienced panel about the hiring process, what the offices are looking for, strategies for getting hired, and how candidates can prepare themselves professionally and financially....
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Volunteer on the Farm: The Food Project Serve & Grow

10/18/2014 - 9:15 AM to 12:30 PM
Join your BBA colleagues for a morning outdoors working on the farm and supporting The Food Project. The Food Project is a non-profit devoted to promoting sustainable food systems. The Food Project Serve & Grow Program is focused on growing food for hunger relief organizations and local distribution....
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Pro Bono Recruitment Fair & Open House

10/20/2014 - 4:30 PM to 6:30 PM
This event, sponsored by the Boston Bar Association and Suffolk University Law School, provides attorneys and law students with a range of pro bono opportunities....
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Franklin Park Clean Up

10/25/2014 - 10:00 AM to 1:00 PM
We partner up with the Franklin Park Coalition’s Woodland Volunteer Team. The morning is spent helping to plant native understory plants in Franklin Park and removing invasive species. This is an excellent opportunity to enjoy the company of fellow new lawyers in a non-professional setting. We will be meeting at the Valley Gate Parking Lot in Franklin Park at 10am....
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Propounding and Responding to Written Discovery Requests: Best Practices Advice

10/27/2014 - 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
This program will focus on the fundamentals of propounding and responding to written discovery requests. Presenters will offer practical advice that lawyers can apply in their daily practice, as well as provide examples of best practices when dealing with written discovery....
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Group Mentoring Orientation and Kick-Off Reception

10/29/2014 - 6:00 PM to 7:30 PM
Join us for the 2014-2015 Group Mentoring Program Orientation and Kick-Off Reception. The BBA's Group Mentoring Program is sponsored by the Diversity & Inclusion Section accepts law school graduates and attorneys who have been admitted to the bar for fewer than five years. ...
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What's it REALLY Like Serving in the Judge Advocate General (JAG) Corps?

11/06/2014 - 5:00 PM to 6:30 PM
The BBA will welcome JAG Corps members from Hanscom Air Force Base to share their stories and talk about the realities of serving one's country as a member of the Judge Advocate General's Corps...
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New Lawyers Section Professional Development Breakfast: Developing and Refining Your Elevator Pitch

12/04/2014 - 8:30 AM to 9:30 AM
Join us as we learn what elements make for a great elevator pitch. Develop yours to highlight your skills and objectives or refine an existing pitch to add some professional polish!...
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New Lawyers Section Holiday Reception

12/09/2014 - 5:30 PM to 7:30 PM
Join the members of the New Lawyers Section for some holiday cheer and to raise a glass to the newest members of the bar!...
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Volunteer with The Greater Boston Food Bank

03/21/2015 - 9:30 AM to 12:00 PM
Come join members of the New Lawyers Section as we partner with other volunteers to help “End Hunger Here.” This event will be an excellent opportunity to enjoy the company of fellow lawyers in a non-professional setting. The Greater Boston Food Bank (GBFB) is the largest hunger-relief organization in New England, and among the largest food banks in the country. Last year, GBFB distributed almost 48 million pounds of food, enough to provide healthy meals to as many as 545,000 people. GBFB is committed to increasing our food distribution in 2014 to provide at least ONE MEAL A DAY to every person in need in eastern Massachusetts....
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