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9-1-18: NAML and MBAH at ISNA CLE and Reception

Please join MBAH and NAML at the ISNA convention coming up in a couple of weeks!

Topic: "When you're the only lawyer on the board: Non-profit Governance 101"
Date: Saturday, September 1, 2018 3:30pm to 6pm
Location: Hilton Americas, 1600 Lamar Street, Houston, Texas 77010

Free for MBAH and NAML dues paying members.
To join MBAH, visit http://www.mbahouston.net/p/members.html

For all others
$5 for non-members advance registration $10 on-site registration
Register at
http://www.naml.info/event-2995168

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MBAH CLE to Represent Unaccompanied Children - July 12

Please join us at our next meeting. We will be receiving a training by KIND (Kids in Need of Defense) to learn how to help address the lack of representation for children, particularly those affected by the Zero Tolerance Policy. This training is certified for 1 Hour of CLE credit. 
This meeting is atFadi’s Sugar Land. Address below. 
Date and time:  Thursday, July 12 from 7 pm to 9 pm
Agenda: Networking and dinner (on your own). Training by KIND on assistance and representation of children, particularly those affected by the Zero Tolerance Policy. 
Location: Fadi's Mediterranean Grill - Sugar Land 716 Hwy 6, Sugar Land, TX 77478
RSVP by email at RSVP@mbahouston.net
Please make sure you have paid your MBAH annual dues. If not, visit http://www.mbahouston.net/p/members.html?m=1 to pay your dues

DATE CHANGE - MBAH CLE and Networking Opportunity - May 3 at 7pm

MBAH is hosting a CLE and Networking event. Please join us at our next meeting so we can get caught up, and get 1 hour of CLE credit! Note: this meeting is at Fadi’s Meyerland, not Fadi’s on Westheimer. Address below. 

On Thursday, enjoy a CLE presented by Rehan Alimohammad, the first attorney of Asian descent, and the first immigration attorney, to hold the position of Chair of the State Bar of Texas Board of Directors. The CLE will cover services available from the State Bar. 1 hour of credit is approved for this presentation. 

Please make sure you have paid your MBAH annual dues. If not, visit http://www.mbahouston.net/p/members.html?m=1 to pay your dues. 

Date and time:  Thursday, May 3 from 7 pm to 9 pm

Agenda: Networking and dinner (on your own). Bar news and service opportunities (local and national), CLE presentation. 

Location: Fadi's Mediterranean Grill - Meyerland 4738 Beechnut St., Houston, TX 77096

RSVP by email if you don't use Facebook at RSVP@mbahouston.net

Hope to see yo…

Election - Candidates for MBAH Board

The candidates for the MBAH Board are listed as follows. Thank you for dedicating your time to help lead this organization.

No position was contested and as a result each of the candidates listed will automatically begin their terms at the end of the annual meeting.

The Past-President position is automatically given to the previous president to assist with transitioning of the organization. The law student representative position is vacant and will be filled by appointment by the new board.

President: Eman Arabi-Katbi
Past-President: Abdul Farukhi
Vice President: Arsalan Safiullah
Secretary: Murtaza Sutarwalla
Treasurer: Zeshaan Samani
CLE: Rehan Alimohammad
Pro Bono/Community Service: Aamir Siddik
External Liaison: Omar Khawaja
Communications: Adnan Ahmad
Law Student Rep: VACANT

About the Candidates for the 2018-2019 MBAH Board:

President:
"My name is Eman Katbi, and I am running for the President position.  This past year, I had the honor to serve as the first Treasurer for MBAH.
I am run…

Free Legal Workshop - Disaster Assistance Friday September 8 at 6pm

MBAH is hosting a pro bono legal workshop regarding hurricane harvey disaster relief. Presented by attorneys Ali Zakaria and Farha Ahmed. The presentation and workshop will take place this Friday September 8th at 6pm at Masjid Sabireen in Stafford (610 Brand Ln, Stafford, TX 77477). For more information contact us at info@mbahouston.net

NOTE: There have been posts regarding a legal workshop Saturday Sept 9th at 2pm at Masjid Sabireen (Stafford area). There is no legal workshop at Sabireen this Saturday, so please attend the event on Friday.

However, there is a legal workshop hosted by Ali Zakaria on Saturday September 9th at 2pm at Masjid Maryam (New Territory area)