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.
The Incoming BHBA President, Association Officers and Board Members, the Barristers and Bar Foundation Officers and Board Members are sworn in before 300 members and guests. A highlight of the evening is the Awards Ceremony honoring the outstanding efforts of BHBA leaders. The 2017 Guest Speaker was Paul Yanover, President of Fandango, the nation’s leading digital destination serving more than 60 million online and mobile visitors per month. Exclusive Event Sponsorships are $10,000, $5,000, and $1,000. Individual tickets are $290 and $515 (includes Friends Recognition); $2,900 per table of 10, $3,650 per table of ten plus Silver Sponsorship (before September 12)*.
14th Annual Golf Tournament Monday, October 8, 2018 (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.*
44th Annual Family Law Symposium Saturday, November, 2018 InterContinental Hotel
A collegial gathering of keynote speakers and leading family law practitioners from a wide area hear presentations on current and emerging family law topics such as ‘Gathering ESI Evidence & Litigation in the Digital Age’. Exhibitors display practice related materials and products. More than 100 family law practitioners attend. Program Sponsorship is $1,500-$2,000.* Sponsors/Exhibitors welcome.
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. SWIFT CHIP Inc. IT Services is the Member Benefit Provider Sponsors.
Bar Foundation Holiday Mixer and Shopping For A Cause December, 2018 Williams Sonoma California, Beverly Hills
This festive evening features cocktails, hors d’oeuvres, and holiday music as BHBA and BHBF members and friends celebrate the season, shop for gifts, and enjoy cooking with a celebrity chef, premier wine tastings and other festivities. A portion of the proceeds benefits the many pro bono projects of the Beverly Hills Bar Foundation.
New Admittees Reception TBA
The BHBA annually holds a Cocktail Reception to welcome new admittees to the Bar and offer them 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). 2017 Sponsors were: Ameriprise Financial Service, Arent Fox, and Pocket Square Clothing.
Family Law Section 28th Annual “Three Amigos” January, 2019 Montage Beverly Hills
27th 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, 2019 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.
9th Annual Litigation Awards Dinner February, 2019 Montage Beverly Hills
The Honorable Audrey B. Collins, Associate Justice, California Court of Appeal, 2nd District, Division Four will receive the Ronald M. George Award for Judicial Excellence; Kelli Sager, Partner, Davis Wright Tremaine LLP, will receive the Excellence in Advocacy Award. Sponsorships are $7, 000 to $30,000; tickets are $320, and $3,200 per table of 10*.
64th Annual Supreme Court Luncheon June, 2019 The Beverly Hilton
For 65 years, the BHBA has honored the Justices of the Supreme Court of California. The Chief Justice addresses the audience. The 2018 Guest speakers LASC Judge Deborah Sanchez, Associate Justice Ming Chin and LA City Attorney Mike Feuer, will address the 325 guests. A sponsored Press Reception is held for the Justices, Guest Speakers, 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 from $5,000 to $20,000. Tickets are $215 each; tables of ten are $2,030. After May 18, tickets are $240, tables of ten $2,300*.
Entertainment Lawyer of the Year May, 2019 Montage Beverly Hills
This event honors an entertainment law attorney whose accomplishments contribute significantly to the profession.
The 2018 honoree was Cliff Gilbert-Lurie, Partner, Ziffren Brittenham LLP. Master of Ceremonies was Drew arey, Honorary Dinner Chairs were Sandra Bullock and Dick Wolf. More than 350 people from the Entertainment Law Section and the entertainment, legal, IP and business communities attended. Sponsorships from $7, 000 to $30,000. Tickets are $320, $3,200 per table of 10.*
Additional BHBA Program and Event Sponsorship Opportunities
• Capital Campaign Donor
• BHBA Approved Mediator Panel (AMP)
• BHBA Website Sponsorship
• Law Practice Section Networking Mixers
• Barristers Monthly Roxbury Park Pro Bono Legal Clinic
• Modest Means Legal Services Program
• Bar Brief Sponsorship
• 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/series
• Managing Partners Forum
• 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).