The New England Bar Association will hold its 41st Annual
Meeting at the Cranwell Resort, Spa and Golf Club in Lenox from
Thursday, Oct. 20, through Saturday, Oct. 22. Bar leaders are
encouraged to attend this year's robust programming focused on
enhancing leadership skills.
The event will begin Thursday, with registration from 5 to 6
p.m., followed by a welcome reception. Massachusetts Appeals Court
Chief Justice Phillip Rapoza will deliver a keynote address at the
Friday luncheon. Rapoza will also be honored with the MBA
The dinner and reception will feature speaker and magician Jim
Snack of The Humor Project, who will highlight the qualities of
leaders who understand the importance of focus, creating shared
vision and building strong teams.
Friday and Saturday programming will concentrate on the role of
the bar in addressing law schools on the unemployment of lawyers;
developing programs for the "modern lawyer"; popular apps and
websites that will save you time and money; updates on Casemaker
and the American Bar Association's "Ethics 20/20" Commission; as
well as tactics for better engaging Generation Y lawyers into your
membership and volunteer opportunities.