Many of our members consider the unparalleled opportunity to connect with other legal professionals to be the greatest benefit of their KCMBA membership. With over 5,000 members, including over 200 judges, KCMBA is an invaluable resource for enlarging your professional and personal networks and establishing lasting relationships with other lawyers in the community. Your KCMBA membership enables you to attend all of the events below.
MEMBER SOCIALS- KCMBA hosts a monthly members-only happy hour at various bars and restaurants around the Kansas City area. Past locations include the Cashew, Boulevard Brewing Company, and the Capital Grille. Learn more!
BENCH-BAR & BOARDROOM CONFERENCE- KCMBA’s signature annual conference, held in mid-May at a relaxing lakeside setting. The conference includes several hours of CLE credit, our annual awards banquet, and, of course, plenty of opportunities to get to know your colleagues in a non-formal atmosphere. Learn more!
LUNCH AT THE BAR- Lunch at the Bar is a semi-annual lunchtime gathering at KCMBA headquarters. Each program features one or more leaders in the legal community, including prominent judges and veteran lawyers. Catered lunch is included! Learn more!
ANNUAL MEETING- KCMBA’s annual organization-wide meeting. Held in December, the luncheon features the election of the new officers, the introduction of the new KCMBA president, and a message from a nationally recognized speaker. Learn more!
HOLIDAY PARTY- Our members-only end-of-the-year holiday reception. Enjoy hors d’oeuvres, holiday decorations and an open bar with fellow members at KCMBA headquarters. Learn more!