The Hispanic Bar Association of New Jersey (HBA-NJ) is a 501 (c)(6) statewide organization which represents the interests of attorneys, judges, law professors and law students who share a common interest in resolving the issues affecting Hispanics within the legal community. The purpose of the Association is to serve the public interest by cultivating the art and science of jurisprudence, by advancing the standing of the legal profession, by preserving high standards of integrity, honor, and professional courtesy among Hispanic lawyers.
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The Hispanic Bar Association of New Jersey cordially invites you to its 34th Annual Scholarship Gala and Awards Dinner! 

Please join the Hispanic Bar Association of New Jersey ("HBA-NJ") as we celebrate our 34th Annual Scholarship Gala and Awards Dinner on Saturday, July 18, 2015 at The Mezzanine in Newark, New Jersey for a fantastic evening of dinner, dancing, and networking.  Enjoy superb entertainment, gourmet food, and an open bar while honoring leaders of the Hispanic community and contributing toward law student scholarships. This exclusive and unique black-tie event will commence at 7:00 p.m. with a cocktail hour.  

Gala tickets are now on sale.  Purchase your tickets by June 24, 2015 to take advantage of our early-bird prices for individual seats and tables of ten.  Early-bird registration tickets are $200; early-bird student registration tickets are $125; tables of ten are $1,900.  After June 12, 2015, ticket prices will be $250; student tickets will be $175; and tables of ten will be $2,250.  Advance registration and payment is required.  For online registration and payments, please click here.  If you prefer, checks can be mailed and made payable to the "Hispanic Bar Association of New Jersey," P.O. Box 25562, Newark, NJ 07101.  Registration will close on Monday, July 13, 2015 at 5:00 p.m.  All registrations and payments must be received by July 13, 2015 at 5:00 p.m.  Payments will not be accepted at the door.  If you wish to pay with a credit card, please contact our Treasurer Hector D. Ruiz at (973) 597-3163 or  hruiz@connellfoley.com.  

Law students eligible to receive a scholarship from the HBA-NJ are those Hispanic Americans (at least one parent of Hispanic descent) who are or have been residents of the State of New Jersey, who are presently enrolled in an American Bar Association approved law school in the United States, and have financial need.  Information is available on the HBA-NJ website and you can click here for the application.     

For sponsorship information, please click on this link: Gala Sponsorship Opportunities.  For commemorative journal advertising, please contact Adalgiza Nunez at nunez@adanunezlaw.com.  

     

Upcoming events

06 Aug 2015 6:30 PM • Pier 115 Bar and Grill, 115 River Rd, Edgewater, NJ 07020
09 Sep 2015 6:00 PM • Davison, Eastman, and Munoz, P.A., 100 Willow Brood Road, Suite 100, Freehold, NJ

To register for any of our events, please click on the link above to be taken to the online registration form.


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Founded in 1980, the HBA-NJ is a 501(c)(6) nonprofit association that is comprised of attorneys, judges, law professors, law students, and other professionals who share a common interest in addressing the issues affecting Hispanics within the legal community.

The purpose of the Association is to serve the public interest: (i) by cultivating the art and science of jurisprudence, (ii) by advancing the standing of the legal profession, and (iii) by preserving high standards of integrity, honor, and professional courtesy among Hispanic lawyers.

Hispanic Bar Association of New Jersey
P.O. Box 25562, Newark, NJ 07101

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