Meetings & Conventions

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.

Early-bird registration until December 1, 2022 is $300;
on December 1, 2022 regular registration is $400

Early Registration recommended to secure for all special events.

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!

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

May 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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