MHBA 30th Annual Gala 2023

Please save the date for our 30th Anniversary Gala and Dinner:

Event Date: Thursday, September 21, 2023 from 6:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m.

Location: Turf Valley Resort
2700 Turf Valley Rd
Ellicott City, MD 21042

Keynote Speaker
To Be Announced. Please check back here for update

Business/Cocktail Attire

We are seeking gala award nominations.

Read the award descriptions below and submit a short nomination (100-150 words) by June 19, 2023 4pm to

The Leadership Award recognizes an individual attorney’s distinct and extraordinary accomplishments with identifiable impacts that have provided a significant advance in enabling, understanding or communicating key legal issues during the past five-year period. This award is designed to recognize one or more instances of extraordinary work, of outstanding quality or of unusual importance performed by an attorney, displayed commitment to activities that advance the profession and improve society or demonstrated outstanding skill or effort above and beyond his or her prescribed professional duties and workload.

The Outstanding Achievement Award recognizes contributions and substantial accomplishments in the Advancement of the Profession, Professional Achievement, Contributions to Education and Outreach, and Mentoring. These awards honor legal practitioners who maximize attorney potential; foster high ethical standards; increase diversity in the legal workforce; reach innovative achievements in service to their clients, Bar Associations, legal service organizations and demonstrated substantial pro bono work; engage in efforts having a significant impact on, and leading to improvements in, legal education and in expanding the public’s understanding of the law and the legal profession; and, make exemplary and sustained mentoring efforts that directly enhance one or more persons’ education and career development.

The Public Service Award recognizes attorneys and non-lawyers for unusual and significant contributions to the Hispanic/Latino Community, to the State of Maryland and to the community in which they live or work. This award honors community organizations, businesses, civic leaders and private citizens for their contributions to the improvement of Public Service at all levels, encouraging all individual citizens and organizations to engage in constructive activities, as well as to pursue standards of excellence in the performance of their duties, and to go beyond and outside of their immediate day-to-day responsibilities.

2021 Holiday Party and Toy Drive

We thank and recognize the sponsors of our MHBA Holiday Celebration:

Ameriwell Chiropractic
Antezana & Antezana
Chasen & Boscolo
Damien Banks
Jezic & Moyse
Mid-Atlantic Spinal Rehab & Chiropractic
MultiSpecialty Healthcare
Planet Depos
Stein Sperling
Zipin, Amster & Greenberg
Witherup Allen Law

Hispanic Heritage Month: Advocacy Day

MHBA 27th Annual Gala 2021

The Maryland Hispanic Bar Association r equests the pleasure of your company at our Twenty-Seventh Anniversary Gala and Dinner

Event Date: Thursday, September 23, 2021 from 6:00 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.

Location: Martin’s Crosswinds
7400 Greenway Center Drive
Greenbelt, Maryland 20770

Keynote Speaker
The Honorable Tom Perez, Former Chair of the Democratic National Committee, U.S. Secretary of Labor, Assistant U.S. Attorney General for Civil Rights, and Montgomery County Council President, Current Candidate for Governor of Maryland

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Maryland Court Help

Join us for the Back to School Student Networking Event!

The Maryland Hispanic Bar Association is a non-profit organization that conducts open Board of Directors meetings at least nine times a year, usually on the third Tuesday of the month at 7:00 p.m. Meetings are held at various locations around the State, most often in Baltimore, Rockville, and Columbia, unless otherwise specified. In addition, MHBA committees schedule meetings as necessary. For more information regarding Board meetings check the Calendar on this site.

Sponsored by MSBA YLS
Co-sponsored by MHBA

Event Date: Thursday, January 16, 2020 at 6:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.

Location: Little Havana, 1325 Key Highway, Baltimore, Maryland

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