April 6 – 10, 2015

The Week Ahead…

April 6 – 10

Wednesday, April 8
4:30 p.m. –  CLE Committee – How To Deal With Pitbull Attorneys, Mezzanine 08, County Courts Building, Towson
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4:30 p.m. – Lawyer in the Lobby Pro Bono Clinic, Bar Office
Thank you to Fu-Mei Jiang and Michael Jeffers for volunteering this month.

Thursday, April 9
8: 00 a.m. –  Bench/Bar Committee Meeting, 4th Floor Judicial Conference Room, County Courts Building, Towson

6:30 p.m. – Wines Around The World Fundraiser to Benefit the Anne T. Brennan Memorial Scholarship Fund, Notre Damn Preparatory School
 

Announcements

 

The Memorial Service for John Raine will be held on April 10, 1:00 p.m. at Trinity Episcopal Church, Towson
 

All of our Annual Black Tie Banquet Photos can be viewed by clicking the following link:

https://bcbablacktiebanquet.shutterfly.com/



>>> Notice to Bar;
You spoke, we listened.  I am pleased to report the next monthly issue of our bar newspaper The Advocate will be greatly improved in readability and ease of navigation.  After hard work by dedicated Members of the Executive Council and Advocate  Staff, we will be formatting The Advocate using a digital format created by Issuu.  I want to personally thank President Elect  Judge Ballou- Watts, Stan Gann, Laurie Wasserman, Rob Erdman, Doris Barnes and Maxine Morrow for their efforts in making this improved platform a reality.

-T. Wray McCurdy, BCBA President
 



Position available: Full-Time Temporary Family Magistrate Position with the Circuit Court for Baltimore County. Job Announcement posted at: https://www.bcba.org/news/news/position-available/
 



Attorney volunteers needed to staff the April 25, 2015 Pro Bono Clinic on Saturday, April 25, 2015, 9 am until 12 pm, at CCBC Essex Campus, 7201 Rossville Boulevard, Baltimore, MD 21237. For more information, please contact Jerry Blake, jblake@opd.state.md.us, or 410-324-8941.
 


The Law Day Committee is soliciting nominations for the Judith P. Ritchey Award. Criteria for nominations include:

1. Must be a Bar Association Member
2. Significant constructive impact on Bar Association activities during the past year.
3. Largely unrecognized for these efforts
4. Adding to the proficiency, respect, and reputation of the Bar Association

To nominate someone, please email Harry Chase at towerslaw@towerslaw.com
DEADLINE APRIL 1, 2015.

Save the Date

April 9, 2015
Wines Around The World to Benefit Anne Brennan Scholarship Fund
Notre Dame Preparatory School
Signature Sponsor: Gore Brothers Reporting & Videoconferencing
Tickets on sale NOW! $50 per person.

May 1, 2015
Law Day Breakfast
Valley Mansion
Law Day Noon Ceremony
Patriot Plaza of the Circuit Courthouse in Towson

May 29, 2015
BCBA Night at the Yard
Camden Yards

June 4, 2015
Annual Golf Tournament
Rocky Point Golf Course

August 21, 2015
BCBA Night at the Yard
Camden Yards

Member Benefit
Moving offices? Place an add in “Members on the Move” in Advocate at no cost! Email Maxine at maxine@bcba.org