News and Special Events

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NEWS 2014

10.30.14 - Bar Association’s Women in Law Section Hosts Second Annual Event to Honor Women in the Law
08.29.14 - Bar foundation to Host 68th Annual Public Servants Luncheon
07.21.14 - CMBA Names Co-Interim Directors
06.20.14 - CMBA Announces Move to One Cleveland Center
06.11.14 - CMBA Announces New Officers, Bestows Awards at Annual Meeting
06.05.14 - CMBA Announces Roger S. Aaron Award Recipient
02.20.14 - Rock the Foundation Returns to House of Blues, March 22nd Theme is "Cleveland Rocks"
04.29.14 - CMBA Endorses Issue 7

NEWS ARCHIVES 

 Annual EVENTS and PROGRAMs

Many of these opportunities are open to the members and the public. In addition to items listed below, we encourage you to visit our Section and Committee pages for information on their activities.

For information on participating in or sponsoring an event, please contact Rita Klein.  To view a calendar of all activities taking place at the CMBA, click here.

January 

February
Mock Trial – Cuyahoga District Competition
Mock Trial – Cuyahoga Regional Competition

March
Diversity Networking Conference
Rock the Foundation 

April
Greater Cleveland Bench-Bar Memorial Program

May

Law Day 
Mock Trial – Cleveland
Greet the Judges & GCs and Celebration for New Lawye
3Rs – Show What You Know Competition

June
Annual Meeting 
Golf Outing 
Minority Summer Associate Program

July
Louis Stokes Scholars Program

August
Past President's Reception
Minority Clerkship Program (late summer)
Judicial Externship Program (late summer)

 September
Public Servants Luncheon (9/12/14)
David Webster "Greener Way to Work" Day 

October
THE CMBA SINGS at Nighttown 
National Pro Bono Celebration
Halloween Run for Justice
 (10/25/14)

November
Celebration for New Lawyers
Environmental Clerkship (paired with CLE event)

December

Additional events each year (as scheduled)
• Sections/committees receptions and events
• CLE seminars, events
• The Advanced Workers’ Compensation Medical-Legal Seminar
• The Cleveland Tax Institute (December 4-5)
• The Environmental Law Symposium
• The Estate Planning Institute (October 25)
• The Health Care Law Institute
• The Litigation Institute
• The Northern Ohio Labor & Employment Law Conference
• The Real Estate Law Institute (November 7-8)
• The William J. O’Neill Regional Bankruptcy Institute