Mecklenburg County Bar

Bar Blast              Jan. 3, 2013

Thank You For Helping Us Celebrate Our Centennial Year!
Upcoming Events


1-10-13 Lawyers Luncheon Series 

Join your Bar for a monthly lunch meeting to eat, socialize and hear brief remarks. Featuring Charlotte Historian and MCB Member David Erdman on "Scenes of Charlotte: The History of Charlotte in Pictures" -- This is one for the true Charlottean!


1-10-13 Memorial for Charles B. Park III 

Friends and colleagues are encouraged to attend and, if desired, say a few words in celebration of Mr. Park's life.


2-7-13 Diversity Day Conference

This annual one-day conference engages minority students in a discussion about the legal profession and law-related careers.



Nominations Sought for 2012-13 MCB Pro Bono Awards
Send in your choices and supporting materials for Outstanding Individual Attorney and Outstanding Collaborative Project -- Deadline extended through Friday, January 11, 2013!


2013 MCB Membership Directories Are Now For Sale

Each MCB member will receive one complimentary copy -- no order required. For additional copies, or copies for support staff, order here!


Charlotte Legal Diversity Clerkship - Now Accepting Applications
All first-year law students who advance the value of diversity in the Charlotte legal market are encouraged to apply. Application Deadline: Fri., Feb. 1, 2013 at 12 p.m


Holiday Party Photo Gallery

Thank you to all in attendance at the MCB Holiday Party! Photos are available online. All of you donated over 100 items to Larry King's Clubhouse -- Thank you!


Courts Corner: Mecklenburg County Courts Upgrade Interactive Voice Response System

Mecklenburg County Courts have implemented an upgraded interactive voice response system that will assist citizens who receive jury summons and defendants placed on payment plans that need access to information 24/7.      



1-10-13 Sole Practitioner/Small Firm Section Meeting

Section members have the opportunity to network and discuss valuable lessons in maintaining a solo or small firm - 12 p.m., MCB Center 


1-17-13 Immigration Section Meeting

Provides opportunities for attorneys practicing immigration law to meet with colleagues to discuss the issues they face in everyday practice. 12 p.m., Lebowski's (1524 East Blvd.)


1-28-13 Juvenile Law Section Meeting
Provides opportunities for members to enhance professional practice and improve the outcomes of children and families in Abuse/Neglect/Dependent Court and DJJDP Court. - 12:15 p.m., Mecklenburg County Courthouse Room 9610

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. 
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Annual MCB Membership Directory -- Pictorial Directory



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







James "Jim" Howell



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Charlotte, NC 28207