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Upcoming Events
 

Lawyers Luncheon Series featuring a 26th Judicial District Court Candidates Forum presented by the MCB and Justice Initiatives. First Presbyterian Church, 12 p.m., $10. Limited number of walk-in spots still available.

 

10-10-12 Centennial History Event at Park Road Books
Join the authors and editor of "An Independent Profession: A Centennial History of the Mecklenburg County Bar" at Park Road Books to ask questions and hear about the history of the Bar and Mecklenburg County legal profession. Light refreshments will be served.

  

10-10-12 Judicial Candidates' Forum
Justice Initiatives, Inc. and the MCB present a judicial candidates' forum for the individuals vying for a seat on the District Court Bench in Mecklenburg County. Charlotte School of Law, 6 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.

 

10-12-12 Let's Talk Civil
Let's Talk provides opportunities to gain insight into the perspectives of district and superior court judges and to learn how to provide thoughtful leadership through effective, collaborative communication. Featuring Judges F. Lane Williamson, Eric Levinson, Karen Eady-William and Becky Tin.

 

10-19-12 Legal Eagle Charity Golf Tournament
The MCB is excited to announce the Second Annual Legal Eagle Charity Golf Tournament, at Verdict Ridge Golf & Country Club. Register by 10/15/12.

 

10-25-12 Linking Lawyers Kickoff Reception
Linking Lawyers will celebrate the start of another great year while mentors and mentees mix and mingle at the Kick-Off Reception.

 

10-27-12 BLI Chili Cook-Off
Join the 2012 BLI Class at the Chili Cook-Off at Olde Mecklenburg Brewery in support of the MBF and Legal Aid of North Carolina; Legal Services of Southern Piedmont; United Family Services; and the Council for Children's Rights.

 

10-30-12 Law & Society Luncheon
Featuring Army Brigadier General Mark Martins, Chief Prosecutor of Military Commissions on Legitimacy and the Legal Profession in Reformed Military Commissions. Introduction by New York Times best-selling author Paula Broadwell.

  

Announcements

 

NC State Bar Council Election - Meet the Candidates
Official ballots will be mailed to each active member of the Bar on or before October 4, 2012 and must be returned by 5 p.m. on October 26, 2012 in order to be counted.

 

Advertise in the MCB Annual Directory
More than 5,000 MCB Directories are distributed annually. Each Bar member receives a Directory as part of their dues, and it is a year-round resource for attorneys, judges, paralegals, legal secretaries and office staff.

 

Sections

 

10-9-12 Estate Planning and Probate Section Social
This event is free for Section members and includes appetizers and 2 drink tickets. Non-Section members are welcome and encouraged to attend for $10 and have the option to join the Estate Planning & Probate Section for an additional $15.00.

 

10-11-12 Sole Practitioner / Small Firm Section Luncheon
Join the Sole Practitioner / Small Firm Section for lunch at 12 p.m. at the MCB Center, to discuss "To charge or Not to charge- That is the question." Email rtankersley@meckbar.org to register.

 

Mecklenburg Bar Foundation

 

 2nd Annual Legal Eagle Charity Golf Tournament

 

Net proceeds benefit Justice Initiatives and the Mecklenburg Bar Foundation's support of Legal Services of Southern Piedmont, Legal Aid of North Carolina and Council for Children's Rights.

 

Friday, Oct. 19, 2012

Verdict Ridge Golf & Country Club

7332 Kidville Rd., Denver, NC 

 

Registration/Breakfast begins at 8:30 a.m.

Shotgun start at 9:30 a.m.

 

$85/player or sponsor a team of four for $540.

 Entry fee of $85 includes greens fees, light breakfast, golf cart, prizes and post-tournament reception & awards ceremony.

Team sponsorship of $540 includes 4 players, tee sign and sponsorship listing in MCB publications.

 

 Register Here!

A variety of sponsorship levels exist, review details here.

 

Volunteer Opportunities 

 

Seeking Linking Lawyers Mentors and Mentees!
Linking Lawyers is designed to be a resource for networking and guidance on issues of professional conduct and career perspective, as well as to provide an introduction into diverse areas of the law. 
 
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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