Signature Events

Entertainment Lawyer of the Year  May 3, 2017   Montage Beverly Hills

This event honors an entertainment law attorney whose accomplishments contribute significantly to the profession. The 2017 honoree is Harold A. Brown, Partner, Gang Tyre Ramer & Brown, Inc. Nearly 400 people from the Entertainment Law Section and the entertainment, legal, IP and business communities attend. Sponsorships from $7, 000 to $30,000. Tickets are $300, $3,000 per table of 10.*

63rd Annual Supreme Court Luncheon   June 6, 2017   The Beverly Hilton

For 63 years, the BHBA has honored the Justices of the California Supreme Court.  The Chief Justice addresses the audience. The 2016 Guest speaker, District Attorney Jackie Lacey, addressed 325 guests. A sponsored Press Reception is held for the Justices, Guest Speaker, Members of BHBA’s The Order of Distinguished Attorneys, Past Presidents, Sponsors and Judicial Officers.  Proceeds benefit the Bar Foundation’s law school scholarship program.  An event highlight is a video introduction of the Scholarship and Rule of Law Writing Competition winners. Scholarship Donor: $6,800; Champions of Justice Sponsor: $4,250. VIP Press Reception Co-Sponsorship is $2,700. Other sponsorships range from $5,000 to $20,000.  Tickets are $220 each; tables of ten are $2,100. After May 18, tickets are $245, tables of ten $2,350*.

Annual Installation and Awards Dinner   September, 2017    Four Seasons Hotel LA @ Beverly Hills

The Incoming BHBA President, other Association Officers and Board Members, the Barristers (newer lawyers) and Foundation Officers are sworn in before over 300 members and guests. A highlight of the evening is the Awards Ceremony honoring the outstanding efforts of BHBA leaders. The 2016 Guest Speaker was Governor Gray Davis, (Ret.). Exclusive Event Sponsorships are $1,000, $5,000 and $10,000. Tickets are $275 and $425 (includes Friends Recognition); $2,750 per table of 10, $3,500 per table of ten plus Silver Sponsorship (before September 15).*

13th Annual Golf Tournament   October 9, 2017 (Columbus Day)   MountainGate Country Club

Join more than 100 BHBA members and friends enjoying a day of golf and camaraderie at MountainGate Country Club in Brentwood. Sponsorships include Tournament, Breakfast, Hole In One, Best Team, Longest Ball, Closest to the Pin. Players will also enjoy a Cocktail Reception, BBQ Dinner, Silent Auction and Awards Reception. Proceeds benefit the programs of the Beverly Hills Bar Foundation. Sponsorships are available from $1,000 to $15,000.*

7th Annual Litigation Awards Dinner   February 22, 2017   Montage Beverly Hills

In 2017, Justice Laurie D. Zelon of the California Court of Appeal, 2nd District, Division Seven, will receive the Ronald M. George Award for Judicial Excellence and William M. Shernoff, Founding Partner of Shernoff Bidart Echeverria LLP will receive the Excellence in Advocacy Award. Sponsorships are $7, 000 to $30,000. Tickets are $300, $3,000 per table of 10*.

Family Law Section 26th Annual “Three Amigos”   January 25, 2017   Montage Beverly Hills

26th Annual Family Law Update with family law court commissioners. This popular program draws a wide range of family law attorneys and colleagues. Tickets are $180-$380 each.  Program Sponsorship is $1,500-$2,000.

Family Law Section Annual “Meet the Judges”   February 15, 2017 Montage Beverly Hills

The new Family Law Supervising Judge introduces Family Law Judicial Officers from the Central and other Districts. This popular program draws nearly 300 attorneys and colleagues. Tickets are $200-$225 each.  Program Sponsorship is $1,500-$2,000.

New Admittees Reception   May, 2017   BHBA Conference Center

The BHBA annually holds a Cocktail Reception to welcome new admittees to the Bar and offers a free 6 month BHBA membership Approximately 150 new attorneys, Bar and Bench leaders and other attorneys attend. Sponsorships are $1,000 (co-Sponsor) to $3,000 (exclusive). Co-Sponsored by Ameriprise Financial Services.

Conference of California Bar Assns./Resolutions Committee   October 6-8, 2017 Sacramento

Delegates attend sessions with 500 delegates from California bar associations. Delegates draft, analyze, lobby, and vote on more than 100 resolutions that impact the justice system by changing and improving the law. Sponsorships are $1,500 to $5,000, including Reception for Conference of Delegates and colleagues.

4nd Annual Family Law Symposium   Saturday,   November, 2017   InterContinental Hotel  Century City

A collegial gathering of keynote speakers and leading family law practitioners from all over California hear presentations on current and emerging family law topics.  Exhibitors display practice related materials and products.  More than 100 family law practitioners attend.  Program Sponsorship is $1,500-$2,000.* Sponsors and Exhibitors welcome.

MCLE “Extravaganzas”   November, 2017 and January, 2018  BHBA Conference Center

The BHBA offers MCLE “Extravaganzas” with hard-to-get subjects for attorneys in State Bar compliance groups to meet their continuing legal education requirement deadline. Nearly 100 attorneys attend each program. Sponsorship for each MCLE Extravaganza is $1,500-$2,000. Elkins Jones Insurance Agency, Inc. professional liability insurance is the Sponsor.

Bar Foundation Holiday Mixer and Shopping For A Cause   December, 2017   Beverly Hills

This festive evening features cocktails, hors d’oeuvres, and holiday music as BHBA and BHBF members and friends celebrate the season, shop, and enjoy Rodeo Drive festivities. A portion of the proceeds benefits the many pro bono projects of the Beverly Hills Bar Foundation.

Additional BHBA Program and Event Sponsorship Opportunities

•    Capital Campaign Donor  
•    Modest Means Legal Services Program
•    Bar Brief Sponsorship
•    BHBA Website Sponsorship
•    Practice Section Networking Mixers
•    Barristers Monthly Roxbury Park Pro Bono Legal Clinic
•    Barristers Teen Court Program
•    Barristers Tolerance Through Education/SHADES Program
•    Sacramento Day—Meetings with legislators and lawmakers
•    Legal Secretarial School 10 Sessions (Spring/Fall) Sponsor: $500 per session, or $3,000 for the series
•    Managing Partners Forum
•    Mediator Referral Service
•    Bar Camp (Fall/Spring)
•    Barristers “Newer Attorneys” Series 9 Week Class (July-September)
•    Entertainment Law 10 Week Series, IP Law 6 Week Series, Family Law Nuts & Bolts Series
•    Law Day (May)
•    Law And Justice Programs--“Independence of the Judiciary”, “The Proposition 8 Debate”, “Lawyers Without Rights”, “Citizens United”, “Every Vote Counts”, etc.
•    Museum of Tolerance Co-Sponsored Programs


*Rates and values subject to change based on current costs*
Additional sponsorship opportunities are available for each event.  Event sponsorship provides wide recognition for
 your firm, with your company name/logo featured in pre-and post-event publicity, in program materials and at the event.
The firm name/corporate logo appears on all event announcements and advertising, including the event program
and all invitations, publications and news releases before and after the event (if applicable).

28 February 2017