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2017 Corporate Counsel Conference



HNBA GC & In-House Counsel Silent Auction

Friday, March 31st, during the HNBA Top Lawyers Under 40 Awards Reception at the Epic Hotel, Miami, FL

It is through this General Counsel Silent Auction that we will raise funds to benefit the HNBA’s many programs designed to promote diversity within our profession and further assist our communities and those we serve.

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Concept: The General Counsel Silent Auction is one of the HNBA’s signature fundraising initiatives. In accordance with our mission, to enrich and diversify the legal profession, the Auction is designed to promote meaningful business relationships between America’s leading corporate law departments and HNBA attorney members, whilst raising funds to support our important programs.

Description: This event will allow HNBA members the opportunity to meet with top in-house counsel and develop or expand meaningful relationships, while assisting the organization to sustain and carry out our vital work and mission.

Format: The Auctionee and Winning Bidder will have the opportunity to schedule a time to meet at a mutually convenient date, time and place. A One-on-One Opportunity!!

*Note: There may be additional travel costs for the Winning Bidder in order to meet with the GC or In-House Counsel

Opening Bid: $500

Timeframe: The interview will take place within 3 months from the date of the auction.

Payment: Due when the winners are announced

This is a perfect opportunity to support your legal community and help the Hispanic National Bar Association raise the funds needed to enhance existing programs and develop new ones for our communities. Look for the Auction signs at the HNBA Top Lawyers Under 40 Awards Reception and place your bid!

**Disclaimer: Participation in this event does not guarantee that participating attorneys or firms will be engaged by the participating companies and/or government agencies.

by world renowned Cuban Artist

Humberto Benítez

Saturday, April 01, auction & sale during the
Pre-Gala Reception & Gala Dinner
6:30 PM – 12:00 AM

Work to be auctioned-“Las Chismosas”

All proceeds from the auction will benefit HNBA programs.

Humberto Benítez will donate 10% of all artwork sales for HNBA general programmatic needs.


HNBA Corporate Counsel Division Reception
@ InterContinental

Sponsored by Akerman

Thursday, March 30, 4:30 PM – 6:00 PM

Welcome Reception @ Vizcaya Museum & Gardens
Sponsored by Greenberg Traurig and Hunton & Williams

Thursday, March 30, 6:30 PM – 8:30 PM

HNBA LGBT Division Afterhours Soirée @ Ball & Chain
Sponsored by Stroock & Stroock & Lavan, Verizon, Reed Smith, and Seyfarth Shaw

Thursday, March 30, 9:00 PM – 12:00 AM

HNBA International Law Section Reception
@ InterContinental

Sponsored by Biancardi, Ramirez & Cristante and White Case

Friday, March 31, 5:00 PM – 6:00 PM

HNBA Top Lawyers Under 40 Awards Reception
@ Kimpton EPIC Hotel

Sponsored by Troutman Sanders, Beacon Hill Staffing & Coca-Cola Company

Friday, March 31, 7:00 PM – 9:30 PM

HNBA Young Lawyers & Law Students Divisions Reception
@ Baru

Sponsored by US Army JAG Corp and US Legal Support

Friday, March 31, 7:00 PM – 9:30 PM
HNBA Legal Education Fund (LEF) Fundraising Reception
@ K&L Gates

Saturday, April 01, 7:00 PM – 9:30 PM

HNBA Pre-Gala Reception @ InterContinental
Sponsored by Gamba Lombana & Herrera and Greenspoon Marder
Saturday, April 01, 6:30 PM – 7:30 PM

HNBA Gala Dinner @ InterContinental
Sponsored by Jones Day & Univision Communications, Inc.
Saturday, April 01, 7:30 PM – 12:00 AM


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