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Friends and colleagues are encouraged to attend and, if desired, say a few words in celebration of Ms. Miller's life. Courtroom 6370, Mecklenburg County Courthouse
9-27-12 Swearing-In Ceremony & NAPP
Important instructions, FAQs and Registration information for the 2012 Fall Swearing-In & New Admittee Professionalism Program. Deadline to register is Thurs., Sep. 20.


Robert E. Harrington Begins Term as 101st President
Robert E. Harrington, of Robinson Bradshaw & Hinson, P.A., began his service as the 101st president of the Mecklenburg County Bar on July 1, 2012. He will serve a one-year term.


Courts' Corner: Judge Frank Whitney on Serving Our Courts, Serving Our Country
Judge Frank Whitney joined the United States Army Reserve right out of college. When he was appointed a federal judge for the Western District of North Carolina, he continued to serve his country in the military. Last year the two jobs merged. Whitney became the first active federal judge to serve as a military judge in a theater of war; in this instance, in Kuwait, Afghanistan, and Iraq. 


Memorial Resolutions

The MCB Memorials Committee coordinates memorial services in open court for deceased members of the MCB. During each service, a memorial resolution is read by a family member, friend or colleague. Access those resolutions.

Volunteer Opportunities

Get Involved with Your Bar - COMMITTEES

One way you can get involved with your Bar, develop relationships with your colleagues and advance into a leadership position is to join MCB committees.  Each June, the new Bar president appoints a new class of members to each committee - most for a three-year term.  


Lunch with a Lawyer Mentors Needed 

Are you interested in making a difference in a child's life? Then volunteer to serve as a mentor in the Lunch with a Lawyer (LwL) mentoring program! 

Mecklenburg Bar Foundation
Support Your BFF


Your BFF Thanks You!

The Mecklenburg Bar Foundation is again committed to raising $300,000 to support nonprofits with a legal nexus in our community. We want to take this opportunity to thank all the 

firms and individuals that have stepped up to get our 2012 campaign off to such a great start with over $175,000 pledged so far!  


For more information about our grant recipients in 2011 and 2012, visit and check back soon for upcoming announcements about our latest grant award. Don't miss your chance to join your colleagues in helping us help others - Be A Foundation Friend! Support Your BFF! 

For more information or to make other donation arrangements, contact Leah Reed Campbell, Director of Foundation Development at or 704/375-8624.  

For Sale

Annual MCB Membership Directory -- Pictorial Directory

Additional copies can still be purchased. 


An Independent Profession: A Centennial History of the Mecklenburg County Bar 

All active MCB members received a book titled "An Independent Profession: A Centennial History of the Mecklenburg County Bar." Additional copies available for purchase.

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