CMBA 11th Annual Meeting

Set your clocks for the next Annual Meeting of the Cleveland Metropolitan Bar Association! The CMBA's 11th Annual Meeting will be held on Friday, June 1st in the newly renovated ballroom at the Cleveland Marriott Downtown at Key Center. 

Current CMBA President, Darrell A. Clay of Walter Haverfield, will be succeeded by President-Elect, Marlon A. Primes of the U.S. Attorney's Office. In addition to inducting our 11th President, the Annual Meeting will give us the opportunity to welcome new classes of Bar Association and Bar Foundation offices and trustees, including incoming Cleveland Metropolitan Bar Foundation President, Stephanie E. Trudeau of Ulmer & Berne.

We will also pay special tribute to several CMBA members who have achieved legend status, including the 2018: 

  • Class of CMBA members who have reached 50 and 65-years of practicing law;
  • Recipient of the Honorable William K. Thomas Professionalism Award;
  • Recipient of the Justice For All Volunteer of the Year Award; and 
  • Recipient of the President's Award.

Sponsorship Opportunities & Tickets are available!
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To see how we celebrated during our 10th Annual Meeting held on June 2, 2017, at the Cleveland Public Auditorium, check the video below and our Facebook Page!


Thank You & Welcome 2018 Annual Meeting Sponsors!

Platinum Sponsors

  • All Covered, Inc.
  • Toshiba Business Solutions

Gold Sponsors

  • Cleveland-Marshall Law Alumni Association
  • The Legal Aid Society of Cleveland
  • Maloney + Novotny LLC
  • Porter, Wright, Morris & Arthur LLP
  • Walter | Haverfield LLP

Silver Sponsors

  • BakerHostetler LLP 
  • Buckley King LPA
  • Calfee, Halter & Griswold LLP
  • Case Western Reserve University, School of Law
  • Cavitch, Familo & Durkin Co., LPA
  • Frantz Ward LLP 
  • Gallagher Sharp
  • Georgetown Club of Cleveland
  • Parker Hannifin Corporation
  • Reminger Co., LPA
  • Taft, Stettinius & Hollister LLP
  • TCDI
  • Thompson Hine LLP
  • Tucker Ellis LLP
  • Ulmer & Berne LLP

Table Sponsors​

  • Benesch, Friedlander, Coplan & Aronoff LLP 
  • Buckingham, Doolittle & Burroughs, LLC
  • Giffen & Kaminski, LLC 
  • Grant Thornton LLP
  • Kaufman & Company, LLC 
  • KeyBank
  • Koehler Fitzgerald LLC
  • McDonald Hopkins LLC
  • Momentum Tutoring
  • Ogletree, Deakins, Nash, Smoak & Stewart, P.C.
  • Raslan Pla and Company, LLC
  • Schneider Smeltz Spieth Bell LLP
  • Thrasher, Dinsmore & Dolan LPA
  • Veritext Legal Solutions

In-Kind Printing Sponsor

  • Avalon Document Services