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MCB Lawyers' Basketball League Registration

 

MCB Lawyers' Basketball League Rules & Regulations

 

Eligibility (see MCB Lawyers' Basketball League Rules & Regulations for full eligibility requirements)

Attorneys who are current members of the Mecklenburg County Bar are eligible to participate in the MCB Lawyers' Basketball League. Non-attorney office staff, paralegals or employees of legal organizations/firms in Mecklenburg County are not eligible to participate. Spouses and friends of attorneys are not eligible.

 

Lawyers who are not members of the Mecklenburg County Bar may play in the league provided they are either maintaining an office in Mecklenburg County or playing for a team sponsored by a law firm with a Mecklenburg County office.

 

Current law students at the Charlotte School of Law are eligible to participate in the MCB Lawyers' Basketball League upon a first come - first serve space available basis and qualifying under one of the following criteria:

  • Charlotte School of Law students may create up to, but no greater than, two teams comprised of current law students. 
  • CSL students may receive approval from the Commissioners to play upon any other team. Up to but not exceeding 3 CSL student players may be allowed per team. Students must receive permission from the Commissioners in advance of registering.  

Special circumstances regarding eligibility are subject to review by the Commissioners on a case-by-case basis.

 

Location/Scheduling

All games will be played at the Cathedral of St. Patrick, 1125 Buchanan Street, Charlotte, NC 28203.  The schedule will be finalized after the February 13 registration deadline. Games will be played on Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays from 7 p.m. - 8 p.m.; 8 p.m. - 9 p.m.; 9 p.m. - 10 p.m.

 

Cost

Basketball fees are $685/team.  All team fees must be paid prior to teams being placed on the schedule.  The team captain will be responsible for collecting their team's fee.

 

Questions

Questions should be addressed to the MCB Staff Liaison Katie Guenther at 704/375-8624 or sports@meckbar.org, or to the MCB Lawyers' Basketball League Commissioner Ryan T. Smith at rts@rtslawgroup.com.

 

Please review the MCB Lawyers' Basketball League Rules & Regulations BEFORE registering.

 


Registration Form

All teams must pre-register for the MCB Lawyers' Basketball League. Registration materials must include signed waivers for all members.

 


 

 

 
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1-29-15 Bar Leadership Dinner featuring Keynote Speaker Anne M. Tompkins
The Bar Leadership Dinner is a celebration of leadership and service provided by Mecklenburg County Bar members & Mecklenburg Bar Foundation supporters. Registration deadline extended: 1/27/15 at 4 p.m.

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Join your colleagues at a regular monthly luncheon to eat, socialize and hear a high-impact presentation from NCLAP, including a oppotunity for one hour CLE credit. 12:15 p.m. - 1:15 p.m. at the Bar & Foundation Center.

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