On Tuesday, September 6, 2016 starting at 6 pm there will be a joint screening of the BBA and City Bar Judiciary Committees in the BBA auditorium.

At that time it is anticipated that 6 candidates will be interviewed:

Additional candidates may be participating so please plan for a full night of review.


Important Reminder

Please be reminded that pursuant to the BBA Judiciary Committee rules you as a member of the BBA Judiciary Committee, your family members and law partners are precluded from making contributions to judicial candidates and attending fundraisers for any candidate for judicial office in Kings County.  If you have already participated or plan to do so you should let Chair Andrew Fallek and I know so that you will be excluded from the review of that candidate and his/her opponent(s).

There is no charge for this event.

The Brooklyn Bar Association’s

Mentoring Program Presents:

Nuts and Bolts of Retainer Agreements

January 5, 2011 – 6:00-8:00pm

123 Remsen Street, Brooklyn

Program – 6:00-7:30pm

Networking Reception – 7:30-8:00pm

The program will cover typical clauses of retainer agreements between attorneys and their clients including:

necessary clauses, breakdown of anticipated legal fees and expenses, right to fee arbitration, and other recommended clauses.


Richard A. Klass – Chair of Mentoring Committee


Richard A. Klass – general retainer agreement clauses

Andrea E. Bonina – personal injury & medical malpractice clauses

Lara J. Genovesi – matrimonial & family law clauses

Arthur L. Aidala – criminal law clauses

Lawrence F. DiGiovanna – real estate transactional clause

Co-Sponsored By:

The BBA’s Young Lawyers Section Jimmy Lathrop, Chair

To register for this program please call 718-624-0675 ext. 211 or e-mail