Meetings & Conventions

2023 Day on the Hill and Political Bootcamp

March 28-March 29, 2023 | Washington, DC

Join President Lonita Baker and members of the National Bar Association as we visit policy-makers to discuss the NBA’s Legislative Agenda during Day on the Hill and for our inaugural Political Bootcamp in Washington, DC.

Registration is free for members of the National Bar Association.



43rd Annual Mid-Year Conference and Gertrude E. Rush Awards Dinner

April 27-April 30, 2023 | Louisville, Kentucky

Join the National Bar Association from April 27-April 30, 2023 for the 43rd Annual Mid-Year Conference and Gertrude E. Rush Awards Dinner in Louisville, Kentucky for a live, in-person event. This event pays homage to two of our most devoted civil rights leaders, Gertrude E. Rush and Heman Sweatt.

Registration for the 43rd Mid-year Conference & Gertrude Rush Awards Gala in Louisville, KY

$400 for NBA Members through April 13, 2023

$550 for Non-NBA Members through April 13, 2023 – space permitting

After April 13, 2023 – $500 for NBA Members and $650 for Non-NBA Members

CLE seminars only $150

Want to extend your trip through Kentucky Derby?
To extend hotel stay, contact: Saiko Striplin
For KY Oaks and/a Derby tickets, contact: Churchill Downs at 502-636-4447

Gateway To Success 2023

Join us at the Corporate Law Section’s 2023 Gateway To Success Conference on Friday April 28, 2023 in Louisville, Kentucky during the NBA’s Mid-Year Gertrude Rush Conference.

5th Annual General Counsel Invitational

After a four year hiatus we are excited to invite our in-house counsel members, sponsors and special guests to the 5th Annual General Counsel Invitational!

This is an event you will not want to miss!

There is still time to place your non-refundable $1,000 deposit for the International Affiliates Meeting! 

You can register at any time with the requisite amount listed below.

Beginning 11/17: $2,000
Beginning: 1/16: $3,000
Final Balance Payment due by March 3, 2023. 

Passcode for link: NBA.MYESCAPADES
(Make sure the password is in ALL CAPS) 

Contact for more details!

98th Annual Convention and Exhibits

July 29 – August 4, 2023 | Minneapolis, MN

The 98th Annual Convention & Exhibits will provide unparalleled content from some of the world’s top legal professionals, strategic minds, subject matter experts and renowned thought-leaders!
With more than 40 CLE sessions, an interactive state of the art exhibit hall, networking opportunities and thought provoking presidential showcases, this year’s convention will be an experience you do not want to miss.

Join us by registering TODAY!!


98th Annual Convention & Exhibits Hotel Information

Please make your hotel reservations by clicking one of the links below 

Calendar: NBA Meetings & Conferences



11 – 19 Judicial Council Mid-Winter Meeting
Dubai, UAE


23 – 25 36th Annual Corporate Counsel Conference
Orlando, FL


18 National Day of Service: Expungement Clinic


27 – 30 Mid-Year Conference – Gertrude Rush Awards Dinner
Corporate Law Section: Gateway to Success Conference
Louisville, KY


11-12 5th Annual General Counsel Invitational,
at Google, New York, New York
16-28 NBA International Affiliates Meeting
Singapore and Thailand

July 29 – Aug. 4

98th Annual Convention, Exhibits and Awards Gala
Minneapolis, MN

Covid Protocol

All participants must show proof of being fully vaccinated or provide a negative test result from a laboratory. Masks are recommended unless actively eating or drinking. Sanitizing stations will be prominently placed throughout the venue. If you are experiencing any COVID symptoms or not feeling well, we ask that you do not put others in danger and remain at home.

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