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The Bar Association of Baltimore City is the first Bar Association formed in the State of Maryland and one of the oldest in the Nation. Incorporated on January 15, 1880, its mission was "to aid in maintaining the honor and dignity of the profession, to promote legal science, and further the administration of justice." Though the practice of law has become more complex, these are still the goals to which we strive today.

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The Monumental City Bar Foundation and Baltimore Bar Foundation Symposium

RACE & GENDER

EMBRACING DIVERSITY IN THE LEGAL PROFESSION

Monday, October 13, 2014
University of Baltimore School of Law Moot Courtroom
8:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

 

EMBRACING DIVERSITY IN THE LEGAL PROFESSION

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Tuesday, October 7, 2014 5:30—8:30 p.m.

The Bar Association of Baltimore City
Crab Feast at Bo Brooks

2780-A Lighthouse Point
Baltimore, MD 21224
(located in 2700 block of Boston Street)

Come join us for

  • Steamed Crabs
  • Maryland Style Crab Soup
  • Tossed Salad
  • Grilled Hamburgers and Hot Dogs
  • BBQ Chicken
  • Corn on the Cob
  • Pasta Salad
  • Potato Salad
  • Cole Slaw
  • Cookies and Brownies
  • Soft Drinks, Iced Tea, Beer and Wine


Members and Guests: $65
Children 10 or under: $28

There are a limited number of parking spots in the parking lot at Lighthouse Point.
Bo Brooks validation is good for two hours of free parking. Each additional hour is $6. There is unrestricted street parking as well.

REGISTER EARLY - WE SOLD OUT LAST YEAR!
GREAT DOOR PRIZES! DRESS: Casual

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Crab Feast - Members/Guests

Crab Feast - Children (under 10)

BALTIMORE BAR OF BALTIMORE CITY
2014 PRESIDENTIAL AWARDS

The Bar Association of Baltimore City’s Annual Presidential Awards are presented to two individuals (one of whom shall be a member of the Young Lawyers’ Division) who are members of the Bar Association of Baltimore City who have: 1) selflessly undertaken community, civic, and/or charitable service which brings honor to the profession, and/or 2) who have devoted time and energy to the Bar Association of Baltimore City through substantial work on BABC committees, or other exemplary service to the Association. Nominations are due no later than Friday, October 3, 2014. The Presidential Awards will be presented at the 20th Annual Past Presidents’ Luncheon to be held on Tuesday, November 25, 2014, at the Grand Historic Venue.

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BALTIMORE BAR OF BALTIMORE CITY
2014 MARGARET BRENT-JUANITA JACKSON MITCHELL AWARD

Building on the legacies of Margaret Brent and Juanita Jackson Mitchell, the Bar Association of Baltimore City has created the Brent-Mitchell Award to recognize women lawyers and judges who have surmounted substantial barriers to achieve professional excellence.

The Bar Association of Baltimore City seeks nominations for the Margaret Brent-Juanita Jackson Mitchell Award. The Award is presented to a nominee who 1) exemplifies the pioneer spirit of Margaret Brent and Juanita Jackson Mitchell; 2) has achieved a high degree of success in the field of law; and 3) has paved the way for women in the law. Nominations are due no later Friday, October 3, 2014. If a recipient is selected, the award will be presented at the Bar Association’s 20th Annual Past President’s Luncheon on Tuesday, November 25, 2014, at the Grand Historic Venue.

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BALTIMORE BAR OF BALTIMORE CITY
PAUL A. DORF MEMORIAL ADR AWARD

The Bar Association of Baltimore City seeks nominations for the Paul A. Dorf Memorial ADR Award. This award is presented to a person in the Baltimore Metropolitan Area who has substantially contributed to the furtherance of the goals of alternative dispute resolution (mediation and arbitration) to resolve legal conflicts. Nominations are due no later than Friday, October 3, 2014. If a recipient is selected, the award will be presented at the 20th Annual Past Presidents’ Luncheon to be held on Tuesday, November 25, 2014, at the Grand Historic Venue.

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Membership Renewal & Voluntary Contribution

Renew your BABC Annual Membership and voluntary contribution to the Baltimore Bar Foundation, Inc.
BABC Renewal Dues
& Voluntary Contribution:


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** One entry per member,
(Quantity can be adjusted in PayPal)


The Maryland Entrepreneur's Guide is online!  

The Maryland Entrepreneur's Guide is designed as an essential one-stop informational shop now published in online form as "Wikibook media" in a joint effort of the BABC's Business Law Committee and the Business Law Section of the MSBA, in conjunction with the Business Law Society of the University of Maryland School of Law.  

The Guide provides a comprehensive index and description of critical information about establishing, funding, and growing businesses in the Free State.  For more information, go to http://mdenthandbook.org/ 

Wednesday, October 10, 2012 Deadline for Nominations for Paul A. Dorf Memorial ADR Award

 
Legal Services to the Elderly Contribution

Legal Services to the Elderly Provides free legal assistance in general civil matters to Baltimore City seniors and provides education and outreach to seniors at local senior centers, nursing homes, and to other groups.
Legal Services to the Elderly Voluntary Contribution:

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BABC Offers "Convenience Center" For Its Members 
Need private space to meet with your client or accomplish a little work while in the Courthouse? Need to make a phone call or make a few copies? How about a cup of coffee or hot tea?

Located on the 6th Floor of Courthouse East at 111 N. Calvert Street, the Bar Association of Baltimore City’s Conference Room is available for the convenience of BABC members.
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No reservation is required (based on availability). You can however reserve the conference room by calling 410-539-5936, x 101 or emailing Patty DeGuilmi at pdeguilmi@baltimorebar.org.