The Anchorage Bar Association is a voluntary association of Anchorage-area lawyers and other law office professionals serving the legal profession by fostering public respect for and trust in the members of the legal profession, encouraging collegiality and lifelong learning among its members, and promoting equal access to justice for all persons. The Anchorage Bar provides direct member benefits and law-related public service.
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Annual Membership Meeting - 12/3 @ noon, Glacier Brewhouse
Attention all members of the Anchorage Bar Association! Next Tuesday, December 3 at noon at the Glacier Brewhouse will be the Annual Membership meeting and election of Board of Directors. Please come and mingle and enjoy a bite to eat. Please RSVP by e-mail or leave a message for Jo at 250-4291.
Friday, Nov. 8th, Judge Kossler Installation
Judge Douglas Kossler's installation will be held at the Supreme Court courtroom Friday, Nov. 8th at 3:30 p.m. Reception immediately following at Snow City Café.
Board of Director Vacancy
The Anchorage Bar Association is accepting nominations for a member to fill the vacant position available with the Board of Directors. The lucky recipient will have the opportunity to encourage collegiality and lifelong learning among its members, to assist colleagues in planning socials, reviewing policies and procedures, making decisions involving its members and assisting committees in various other ways and means. This Board of Director's position is a one-year position, to expire December 31, 2014.
Not only do you get a free lunch every month, you will have the opportunity to network with colleagues, add it to your Resume, and the gratification of volunteering your time for a great local non-profit organization.
The Board meets at noon on the fourth Thursday of every month at the Glacier Brewhouse with the exception of the Annual Board meeting which has a combined Nov/Dec meeting. All Directors shall be required to attend each regular meeting of the Board of Directors. If a Director is unable to attend, he or she shall inform the Administrative Director and at least one Director in advance of the next regular meeting.
Please submit your name, phone number and e-mail address to Diane Vallentine at email@example.com, or Jolene Hotho at 250-4291. All nominations must be submitted by November 8, 2013.
Fall Social, Oct. 24 from 5-7 p.m.
The Anchorage Bar Association invites everyone to our Fall Social. Mingle with colleagues in a casual atmosphere over some tasty appetizers and brew.
Date: Thursday, October 24, 2013
Time: 5:00 p.m. - 7:00-ish! pm
Where: Sizzlin' Cafe, 346 E. 5th Avenue (across from the Sheraton Hotel/west side) 929-5400
Chef Rob Obermann will delight us once again with his wonderful selection of hors d'oeuvres. Hosted beer and wine.
FREE to 2013 Anchorage Bar Voting, Associate members, and law clerks + one guest. Additional guests $20.00/person
Parking information: There is free parking on the street after 6:00 and free parking in the lot kitty-corner from the restaurant directly across the street from the Sheridan.
The Anchorage Bar will offer free cab rides home, if needed.
Questions: Anchorage Bar – 907-250-4291;
NEW MAILING ADDRESS
Please note: The Anchorage Bar Association has a new mailing address as of 9/1/13. Please use: Anchorage Bar Association, P.O. Box 240362, Anchorage AK 99524-0362. Thank you!