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Last Chance to Register for the Annual Business Luncheon - This Friday
Annual Business Luncheon

Register today for the Annual Business Luncheon, which will be held this Friday, January 19, 2018 at Bluestone Country Club (formerly Meadowlands Country Club, 711 Boehms Church Road, Blue Bell, PA 19422). Join us as we pass the gavel to incoming President Mary C. Pugh, Esq. and welcome our new officers, directors, and committee chairs for 2018. We will also hold an awards presentation to honor area attorneys, members of law enforcement, and community leaders.


Volunteers Needed for High School Mock Trials - Jan. 30 & Feb. 6
Court Room

Calling all attorneys, paralegals, legal assistants, and law students! Jurors and timekeepers are needed for the first round of the High School Mock Trial Competition, which begins in two weeks. Volunteer to be a juror on January 30 and/or February 6 and receive 1.0 substantive CLE credit by attending a FREE CLE session prior to your trial. All Mock Trials take place at the Montgomery County Courthouse. Click on the button below to volunteer.


Diversity Committee Meeting - Tomorrow - All Members Welcome!
MBA Building

The Diversity Committee will be holding its first meeting of the year tomorrow, Wednesday, January 17, 2018 at 12:00 p.m. at the Montgomery Bar Association. We are looking forward to an exciting year of implementing the Leadership Academy Recommendations, and are seeking additional committee members who are interested in becoming actively involved in this time of exciting and important change. There will be ample opportunity for creativity, growth and engagement, and all will be asked to sign up for various sub-committees. If you are currently a committee member, please consider renewing your commitment and attending this important meeting.  If you are not currently a committee member, but are interested in building diversity, please consider attending this first meeting to see if you might be interested in jumping aboard. Please register using the link below.  Hope to see you there!


Annual Ski Trip - February 12, 2018
Annual Ski Trip

The Annual MBA Ski Trip returns to Blue Mountain Ski Area in Palmerton, PA on February 12, 2018. Bring the family and join fellow members for a relaxing day on the slopes at one of the area's top ski resorts and home to Pennsylvania's highest vertical (1,082 ft.).

To register, please contact Joseph P. Lynch, Esq. at 610-279-5667 or by email at Please register no later than February 5, 2018 as Blue Mountain requires that tickets be purchased in advance.


More MBA Member Quick Tips
Happy Thanksgiving

Try the Y! Are you and/or the family planning to get fit this year? Did you know you can avoid joiner fees and SAVE 10% on individual and family Y Membership?

CLICK HERE to learn more + enjoy a 1-day “Try the Y Family Pass” for MBA Members (thru Jan. 31).

Upcoming Events

January 19, 2018
Annual Business Luncheon
Bluestone Country Club

January 30, 2018
High School Mock Trials
Montgomery County Courthouse

February 6, 2018
High School Mock Trials
Montgomery County Courthouse

February 12, 2018
Annual Ski Trip
Blue Mountain

Upcoming CLE

January 23, 2018
PBI: The Drones Are Here: Advanced Issues in Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS)

January 24, 2018
PBI: Restrictive Covenants and Trade Secrets

January 25, 2018
Bridge the Gap

January 30, 2018
2018 Mock Trials: An Introduction to Pennsylvania's Whistleblower Law* - FREE for Mock Trial Volunteers!

February 1, 2018
PBI: Death & Taxes

February 6, 2018
2018 Mock Trials: An Introduction to Non-Statutory Wrongful Termination Claims in Pennsylvania* - FREE for Mock Trial Volunteers!

February 8, 2018
PBI: Realty Transfer Tax Update 2018

February 13, 2018
PBI: Internet Legal Research 2018

February 14, 2018
PBI: For the Love of Deeds

February 23, 2018
PBI: Dealing with the Problem Employee

February 26, 2018
PBI: Mastering Medical Records in the 21st Century

February 28, 2018
PBI: He Died With Guns in His Closet: Firearms & Estates

*Must serve as a juror or timekeeper at the Mock Trial session immediately following the CLE in order to qualify for credit.

Montgomery Bar Association

100 West Airy Street
Norristown, PA 19401

Ph: 610-279-9660

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