Wine & Design Kickoff Party The Young Lawyers Section will host its annual kickoff party this February by holding a Zoom Wine & Design Party. Paint, supplies, and instructions will be provided for you and a guest. More details about the event will follow, so keep an eye on your email. We look forward to […]
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Did you know that as many as 50% of U.S. adults make New Year’s resolutions? But fewer than 10% keep them. Instead of a disappointing January filled with broken resolutions, let’s revolutionize the process. Instead, the trend is affirmations, a word of the year, or setting your intentions. I talked with some of my friends […]
The Attorney Pick-Up Boxes in the Clerk of Court’s office in Greensboro are overflowing, especially those on the civil side. Please check your pick-up box at the courthouse at your earliest opportunity.
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February 3 – Diversity Training, 12:00 PM, Zoom February 10 – Board Meeting, 4:00 PM, Zoom February 11 – GBA Trivia Night, 5:30 PM, Zoom February 17 – YLS Board Meeting, 12:00 PM, Zoom February 18 – Member Meeting, 12:30 PM, Zoom February 18 – Annual CLE, 1:10, Zoom February 20 – Submission Deadline for […]
GBA Members, Happy New Year! Welcome to the spring 2021 session of the Greensboro Bar Association. We have a lot of opportunities planned already, and I will outline them below. I want to start by expressing my appreciation to those of you who took the time to fill out our mid-year survey. We have reviewed […]
On January 11, 2021, Lisa Arthur, President of the GBA and Grant Sigmon, Chair of the GBA’s Coronavirus Response Committee, met with members of the Leadership Team to discuss the GBA survey results. GBA members’ concerns related to COVID, as set forth in the survey responses, were presented anonymously to the Leadership Team. As a […]
The Greensboro Bar Association’s Young Lawyers Section had the opportunity to host Candace Hoffman of the North Carolina Lawyer Assistance Program for a virtual CLE, Mental Health and Well-Being During COVID on December 3, 2020 via Zoom. Ms. Hoffman is a former litigator whose work sparked her passion for the mental health and substance abuse […]
On December 15, 2020, GBA Elementary School Project Co-Chair Adam Kerr delivered a set of more than 200 well-wrapped books from the Greensboro Bar Association to David D. Jones Elementary School. Even though the pandemic meant that GBA members did not get to personally put the books in the hands of every K-5 student in […]
Need last minute CLE? GBA is sponsoring a 4 hour CLE event on February 18, 2021 at 1:15 pm, right after the GBA monthly lunch meeting. CLE ends at 5:25. The event will be virtual so it will be easy to attend and get your last minute hours for 2020, or get a jump on […]
Happy New Year! The Young Lawyers Section is so excited for the new year and for your participation in 2021. We look forward to celebrating with all of our members! December Recap In December, the Young Lawyers were active! On December 3, the Young Lawyers Section hosted an informative and relevant virtual CLE for our […]
I often describe myself as flexible. My husband laughs. Out loud, mind you, right in front of me! Because in truth, I yearn to control every situation. I prefer to know the question before it is asked of me. And I’d rather meet with you when I want to and where I want to. Here’s […]
Do you know someone that deserves to be recognized for their pro bono service to others? Please consider nominating an attorney, law firm or collaborative pro bono project for recognition with a 2021 NCBA Pro Bono Award. Award categories include: Pro Bono Attorney of the Year (William Thorp Award) Legal Services Attorney of the Year […]
January 13 – Board Meeting, 4:00 PM, Zoom January 20 – YLS Board Meeting, 12:00 PM, Zoom January 20 – Submission Deadline for February Newsletter January 21 – Member Meeting, 12:30 PM, Zoom Click to keep up with GBA Events Online Click Here for Legal Community Events
GBA Members, From all of us at the GBA, happy new year to you and your families! We hope you had a joyous holiday season and got some time away from the (virtual) office. I want to thank all of you who participated in our virtual holiday party. It was a great time to connect […]
SUSTAINING MEMBERS 2020-21 Thank you for your support!
JAMES ALLEN MEDFORD James Allen (Jim) Medford, 75, died peacefully at his home on August 4, 2020, in Greensboro, North Carolina. Jim Medford was raised in Waynesville, North Carolina. He was a Phi Beta Kappa graduate of UNC-CH with dual majors in chemistry and German. A Fulbright Scholar and UNC Morehead Scholar, he received his […]
LACY LEE LUCAS, JR. July 9, 1930-March 14, 2020 Lacy Lee Lucas, Jr., age 89, died Saturday, March 14, 2020, at River Landing Retirement Community in Colfax, North Carolina. Lacy was born on July 9, 1930, to Lacy Lee Lucas, Sr. and Mildred Lemons Lucas as their only child. While lacking siblings, he developed lifelong […]