News Releases

September 7, 2018

MBA Welcomes Chief Judge Juan R. Sánchez. On September 6, 2018, the MBA welcomed Chief Judge Juan R. Sánchez of the U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Pennsylvania and Clerk of Courts Kate Barkman.

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August 8, 2018

Old Vs. Young Lawyers Softball Game Ends in Draw. On Tuesday, August 7, 2018, the MBA held its annual Old Vs. Young Lawyers Sofball Game at Norristown Area High School.

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June 1, 2018

Bar Foundation Hosts Second Successful Access to Justice Summit. On May 30, 2018, the Montgomery Bar Foundation hosted its second Access to Justice Summit for over 60 social service providers, attorneys, law enforcement officials, judges, county agencies, and other community leaders.

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May 4, 2018

MBA Diversity Committee Hosts a Day in Court. In parternship with Pine Forge Academy and Hardy Williams Mastery Charter School, the MBA Diversity Committee hosted their seventh annual Day in Court program on Thursday, May 3, 2018 for local students.

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May 1, 2018

Local Legal Community Comes Together to Celebrate Law Day. On Tuesday, May 1, 2018, the MBA hosted its annual Law Day celebration, joining in a nationwide effort to celebrate the role of law in our society.

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April 6, 2018

MBA Sponsors Naturalization Ceremony at Abington Senior High SchoolDuring an inspiring ceremony presided over by Hon. Gary S. Silow at Abington Senior High School, 62 applicants became citizens of the United States of America.

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March 9, 2018

MBA Honors Recently Deceased Members at Annual Memorial Service. Members of the Bench and Bar in Montgomery County gathered together to celebrate the lives of those members who we lost in 2017.

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January 19, 2018

MBA Welcomes New Leaders at the Annual Business Luncheon Meeting, held at Bluestone Country Club on Friday, January 19, 2018

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January 16, 2018

Montgomery County Bench Welcomes Two New Judges Saying they were honored and humbled by their ascensions to the Montgomery County bench, two legal eagles, each with decades of experience, took their oaths of office before a standing room only crowd...

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January 13, 2018

New Montgomery Bar Association President to be Installed on January 19 With a new role as president of the Montgomery Bar Association and a new granddaughter to spoil, the year is off to an exhilarating start for Mary Pugh...

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January 12, 2018

An EPIC Launch of the Eviction Prevention & Intervention Coalition Tuesday, January 9, 2018 marked the launch of the Eviction Prevention and Intervention Coalition (EPIC), a 6-month pilot project designed to stabilize vulnerable families and individuals in Montgomery County...

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November 16, 2017

Michael R. Kehs, Esq. Named 2017 Trial Lawyer of the Year On Wednesday, November 15, 2017, the MBA Trial Lawyers Section hosted a reception honoring Montgomery County Court Administrator Michael R. Kehs, Esq., who they selected as 2017 Trial Lawyer of The Year...

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October 24, 2017

Recommendations of the MBA Judiciary Committee for the 2017 Election The Judiciary Committee of the MBA is charged with interviewing and rating candidates for the position of judge on the Court of Common Pleas...

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October 24, 2017

Judicial Retention Recommendation of the Montgomery Bar Assocation Judiciary Committee for the 2017 ElectionThe Judiciary Committee of the MBA is charged with interviewing and rating candidates for the position of judge of the Court of Common Pleas...

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October 19, 2017

MBA Welcomes Pennsylvania Attorney General Josh Shapiro as Honorary Member Leaders of the Montgomery Bar Association past and present welcomed PA Attorney General Joshua Shapiro as their newest Honorary Member.

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July 17, 2017

MBA Diversity Committee to Honor Judge Cheryl L. Austin for Dedication to Diversity in the Practice of Law As part of the Committee's Robert E. Slota, Jr. Summer 1L Diversity Internship Program closing reception, Committee co-founder Judge Austin will be honored for her influencial dedication to diversity in the practice of law.

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