13November, 2019

AAA Higginbotham Fellows Program: Applications Due January 17, 2020

The American Arbitration Association (AAA) created the AAA A. Leon Higginbotham, Jr. Fellows Program in 2009 in order to provide training, mentorship and networking opportunities to up and coming diverse alternative dispute resolution professionals who have historically not been included in meaningful participation in the field of alternative dispute resolution.
Connecting with the right networks — and […]

6November, 2019

ABA TECHSHOW 2020 in Chicago: Worth Traveling for Lawyers from Massachusetts

Registration is open and Early Bird pricing is in effect for ABA TECHSHOW 2020 in Chicago on February 26 – 29. Don’t wait another year to find the tools and inspiration you need to innovate your law practice and career.
Success in law practice is increasingly dependent on technology. Technology is at the core of productivity […]

21October, 2019

Pro Bono Week 2019 Starts October 20: Get Involved in Massachusetts Now!

Pro Bono Week in the legal profession is underway nationwide. The ABA is highlighting domestic and sexual violence survivors’ need for legal assistance. Massachusetts lawyers can get involved by joining MassProBono.
Pro Bono work isn’t just a professional responsibility and individual ethical commitment for each lawyer — it’s an intelligent time investment to make. Volunteers are […]

16October, 2019

Nominations Open for Women of Legal Tech 2020

Submit your nominations for the ABA’s LTRC Women of Legal Tech for 2020 by December 15, 2019.
The ABA’s Legal Technology Resource Center will present its 5th annual Women of Legal Tech, and nominations are now open. LTRC’s goal is to promote diversity, celebrate the women currently in the legal tech space, and to encourage more women […]

3October, 2019

NEW! Immigration Lawyers Support: Monthly Online Discussion Group

IMMIGRATION LAWYERS SUPPORT is a Monthly Online Discussion Group for lawyers practicing immigration law — launching October 21, 2019!
Join peers in this Free & Confidential support group to participate in monthly discussions about sources of stress uniquely related to practicing immigration law. These meetings are much more than a webinar — you’ll need a webcam […]

18September, 2019

Updates from SuperMom: Monthly Support for Lawyers + Law Students

Our Free & Confidential monthly support meetings for mothers in the legal profession will return from summer break on September 25, 2019!
With the first monthly meeting of SuperMom of this school year approaching, we invite lawyers, law students, and judges in Massachusetts who are mothers to join. Find details and register here. In collaboration with the […]

13September, 2019

NEW: Justice Geraldine S. Hines Diversity Fellowship for (New!) Lawyers in Massachusetts

The OIG has announced a NEW two-year position for new lawyers. Applications for the Justice Geraldine S. Hines Diversity Fellowship for Lawyers are due October 11th!
The Massachusetts Office of the Inspector General (OIG) has announced a new position for new lawyers — the Justice Geraldine S. Hines Diversity Fellowship for Lawyers — offering the opportunity to develop […]

19July, 2019

Lawyer Well-Being: Massachusetts SJC Steering Committee Releases Report [Clinical Blog]

The Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court Steering Committee on Lawyer Well-Being just released its final report yesterday.
Chief Justice Gants announced members of the Committee in October 2018, in response to the clear need bring stakeholders in the legal profession to work together to improve well-being. Our Executive Director, Anna Levine, worked with the SJC to form […]

13June, 2019

Proposals for ABA TECHSHOW 2020 Due June 21st!

ABA TECHSHOW is THE premier legal technology conference — and is calling for proposals for its 2020 conference, running from February 26 – 29 in Chicago.
Using technology can be critical to your success as a lawyer — but it depends on how you use it. As technology rapidly advances, it can feel overwhelming to stay informed […]

11June, 2019

MBA Sourcing Input to Better Support Solo + Small Law Practices

If you practice law in a solo or small law firm, answer 7 quick questions to help the MBA help you.
Law practice management is just one unique challenge solo and small firm lawyers face. As you may know, our organization offers free and confidential advice on law practice management and support for solo and small firm […]