Article by Mike Malouf, Jr. 2015-2016 CABA President
2015 was a great year for CABA. Not only did we increase our membership and offer more member benefits,
but we really made a difference in our community. CABA lead the way on numerous projects such as: the “Food
from the Bar” drive benefitting Mississippi Food Network; Christmas toy drive for the Marine Corps Reserve
Toys for Tots; Pro Se Expungement Legal Clinics; and the MS Women’s Economic Security Policy Summit
featuring Anita Hill. These projects enriched the lives of hundreds of families and did not go
CABA was honored by MVLP with the 2015 Chairman of the Board’s Torchbearer Award. CABA also received a
First Place Award from the American Bar Association in recognition of our outstanding contributions during
the Seventh Annual National Celebration of Pro Bono on November 30, 2015.
All of the above is only possible through the hard work of our board and committee members. Please thank
each of these attorneys for their hard work and contributions:
Amanda Green Alexander
Judge Linda Anderson
Harris Greta Mack
Ashley Nadar Stubbs
Lee Ann Thigpen
We are not done yet! We are extremely excited about 2016 and are pleased to announce the upcoming CABA
April 7th: Small and Solo Firms Committee will offer a lunch and
learn CLE “Hanging Your Shingle 101” featuring vendors to make law office management
April 14th: Annual Evening Honoring the Judiciary Banquet will be
held to recognize the members of our judiciary.
April 19th: Membership Luncheon at the Capital Club
April 28th: CABA Spring Social at River Hills Club
We look forward to a great 2016 and we welcome your participation.