Mecklenburg County Bar

     Bar Blast     August 1, 2013

Events

 

9-12-13 Lawyers Luncheon Series  

Join your Bar for a monthly lunch meeting to eat, socialize and hear brief remarks from a speaker.

9-26-13 Memorial Service for Harold J. Bender
Friends and colleagues are encouraged to attend and, if desired, say a few words in celebration of Mr. Bender's life.

 

9-26-13 Swearing-In Ceremony & PNA
Important instructions, FAQs and Registration information for the 2013 Fall Swearing-In & Professionalism for New Admittees Program

 

10-3-13 Lawyers Luncheon Series
Join your Bar for a monthly lunch meeting to eat, socialize and hear brief remarks from a speaker

 

10-25-13 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.

Announcements

  

MCB is Hiring - Diversity & Inclusion Coordinator

The Diversity & Inclusion Coordinator shall have the primary responsibility to identify opportunities that enhance diversity across the MCB and coordinates the efforts of the Diversity & Inclusion Committee. 

 

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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. 

 

The Mecklenburg County Bar & Foundation Center is now located at 1123 South Church Street, Suite 103, Charlotte, NC 28203 in the Charlotte Catholic Diocese Center. All telephone and fax numbers and e-mail addresses are the same. 

Sections


8-15-13 Immigration Section Lunch
12 p.m. - 1 p.m. Lebowski's Grill

8-26-13 Juvenile Law Section Meeting
12:15 p.m. - 1:15 p.m. Courthouse, Room 9610

8-28-13 Sole Practitioner/Small Firm Section Informal Breakfast
8:30 a.m. - 9:30 a.m. Terrace Cafe South Park
Volunteer Opportunities

One way you can get involved with your Bar, develop relationships with you 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! 

Bar Foundation Fund

 

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 2013 campaign off to such a great start with over $108,000 pledged so far!  

 

For more information about our 2013 grant recipients and the work of the Foundation, visit www.MeckBar.org. 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 lcampbell@meckbar.org or 704/375-8624.  

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Mecklenburg County Bar
1123 S. Church St., Ste. 103
Charlotte, NC 28203
704/375-8624