Erick I. Díaz
Managing Attorney
Law Office of Erick I. Díaz LLC
Events

The below dates and events are subject to change, and for the latest information on times and locations, please email info@ct-hba.org or visit our Facebook page.

2012
January 106:00PM
Meeting, McCarter & English, Hartford. Open to all members; refreshments provided. 
January

Networking Event in Hartford, with ALPFA (Latinos in accounting); Connecticut Society of Certified Public Accountants; Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers; The Urban League; National Society of Hispanic MBAs; National Black MBAs; Latino Expo; National Association of Black Accountants. An invitation with event details will be distributed in advance. Free for members.

February 7 6:00PM
Meeting, Day Pitney, Hartford. Open to all members; refreshments provided. 
March 10

9:30AM -12PM
Soup Kitchen Volunteer Event, Hartford, CT. Solicitation for volunteers, along with event details, will be sent in advance. Open to all members

March 136:00PM
Meeting, Robinson & Cole, Hartford. Open to all members; refreshments provided. 
March

Law Student Panel/Reception, University of Connecticut School of Law, Hartford, CT

AprilSpring Volunteer Event. Solicitation for volunteers, along with event details, will be sent in advance. 
April 13 Connecticut Bar Foundation History Symposium. Event details will be sent in advance.
April 21 9AM -12PM
Annual Meeting, Day Pitney, Hartford. Open to all members; refreshments provided.
May Law Day Activities and CHBA Presentations at Hartford High School Law & Government Academy. Solicitation for volunteers will be sent in advance. 
May CHBA Social Event with Other Bar Associations. An invitation with event details will be distributed in advance. Open to all members.


PAST EVENTS – 2007

April 28 Annual Membership Meeting
May 1 CHBA – organized Law Day panels at Hartford Job Corps Academy, Career High School in New Haven, Law, Government, and Community Leadership Academy (Hartford)
May 2 CHBA Board member Toni-Smith Rosario receives Lawyers Collaborative for
Edwin Archer Randolph Diversity Award
May 15 Regular Meeting
June 12 Regular Meeting
June 21 Annual Summer Social
June 24 Regular Meeting
August 14 Regular Meeting
September 11 Regular Meeting
October 9 Regular Meeting
November 16 14th Annual Awards Dinner, including presentation of CHBA Achievement, Recognition, and Corporate Awards, as well as five law student scholarships
December 11 Regular Meeting


2008

January 8 Regular Meeting
January 15 Panel on Judicial Selection (Shipman & Goodwin)
January 30 CHBA Board President Maria Rivera honored at Celebrate Women Leaders of the Bar event
February 2 Panel on Careers in the Law (University of Connecticut School of Law)
February 5 Regular Meeting
February 27 Judicial Branch Employment Panel (University of Connecticut School of Law)
February 27 Installation of Portrait of CHBA Founding Board Member
Grace Cavero-Feliú at University of Connecticut School of Law
March 11 Regular Meeting
April 17 CHBA – Connecticut Asian PacificAMerican Bar Association Achievement Mentorship Program
Kick-Off Meeting
April 26 Annual Membership Meeting
April 29 CHBA-organized Law Day panel at East Catholic High School (Hartford)
May 1 CHBA-organized Law Day panel at the Law & Government Academy (Hartford)
May 1 Law Day Award given to CHBA Board members at Connecticut Supreme Court
May 13 Regular Meeting
May 15 Connecticut Bar Association's
"Why Women Walk: The Female Brain Drain from the Profession and How to Stop It"
June 10 Regular Meeting
July 8 Regular Meeting
July 26 CHBA Summer Social
August 12 Regular Meeting, Brown Rudnick, Hartford
September 9 Regular Meeting, Day Pitney, Hartford
October 14 Regular Meeting, Wiggin & Dana, New Haven
November 11 Regular Meeting, Brown Rudnick, Hartford
November 14 15th Annual Awards Dinner, The Hartford Club, Hartford
December 9 Regular Meeting, Day Pitney, Hartford

2009
January 13 Regular Meeting, Brown Rudnick, Hartford
February 10 Regular Meeting, Day Pitney, Hartford
March 10 Regular Meeting, Wiggin & Dana, New Haven
April 25 Annual Meeting, Day Pitney, Hartford
May 1 CHBA-organized Law Day panel at the Law & Government Academy, Hartford
May 12 Regular Meeting, Day Pitney, Hartford
June 18 CHBA Annual Planning Retreat, location TBD
August 11 Regular Meeting via conference call
September 8 Regular Meeting, Robinson & Cole, Hartford and Wiggin & Dana, New Haven
October 13 Regular Meeting, Day Pitney, Hartford and Pullman & Comley, New Haven
November 10 Regular Meeting, Brown Rudnick, Hartford and Pullman & Comley, Bridgeport
December 8 Regular Meeting, Robinson & Cole, Hartford and Wiggin & Dana, New Haven

2010
January 12 Regular Meeting, Day Pitney, Hartford and Pullman & Comley, Bridgeport
February 9 Regular Meeting, Brown Rudnick, Hartford and Wiggin & Dana, New Haven
March 9 Regular Meeting, Robinson & Cole, Hartford and Wiggin & Dana, New Haven
April 24 Annual Meeting, Day Pitney, Hartford
May 8 9:30AM - 12PM
Soup Kitchen Volunteer Event, Hartford, CT. Open to all members.
May 14 8:45AM - 2:45PM
Law Day Activities and CHBA Presentations at Hartford High School Law & Government.
May 17 12:30 - 2PM
Law Day Activities and CHBA Presentations at Bulkeley High School.
June 8 6:00PM
Call-in meeting: Regular Meeting and Special Meeting toAMend Bylaws. Open to all members.
June 8 5:30 - 7PM
General Electric Happy Hour for In-House Counsels, Paradise Grill, Stamford
June 17 5:30 - 7:30PM
Member Happy Hour. Free for Members.
July 15 6:00PM
Networking Event @ Main Street Seafood in Hartford, with ALPFA (Latinos in accounting); Connecticut Society of Certified Public Accountants; Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers; The Urban League; National Society of Hispanic MBAs; National Black MBAs; Latino Expo; National Association of Black Accountants. Free for Members
July 17 Member Summer Picnic in Wethersfield, CT. Free for Members and their guests.
August 106:00PM
Meeting, McCarter English, Hartford. Open to all members; refreshments provided.
August 195:30 - 7:30PM
Member Happy Hour. Free for Members.
August 2810AM - 11AM
Practitioner Panel at Orientation Event for University of Connecticut School of Law Latino/Black/South Asian/Asian PacificAMerican Law Students' Associations.
September 146:00PM
Meeting, Wiggin & Dana, New Haven and Robinson & Cole LLP, Hartford. Open to all members; refreshments provided.
September 15 - October 15 Hispanic Heritage Month
September 155 - 7PM
Law Student Panel/Reception, University of Connecticut School of Law, Hartford, CT
September 165:30 - 7:30PM
Member Happy Hour. Free for Members.
September 30 CHBA Scholarship Applications Due
October Fall Volunteer Event with Other Bars
October Event with Judicial Selection Commission and process for becoming a judge.
October 126:00PM
Call-In Meeting. Open to all members.
October 215:30 - 7:30PM
Member Happy Hour. Free for Members.
November 26:00PM
Meeting, Day Pitney, Hartford. Open to all members; refreshments provided.
November Quest event with High Schools with NSHMBA
November 116-10PM
17th Annual Award Celebration, Hartford Club, honoring The Honorable Pedro E. Segarra & the Connecticut Legal Services Stamford Day Laborer Wage Clinic
December 76:00PM
Call-in meeting. Open to all members.
December6:00PM
Possible event with local author (former honoree) on solo practice. Free for Members; fee for non-Members.

2011
January 116:00PM
Meeting, Jackson Lewis, Hartford. Open to all members; refreshments provided.
January 205:30 - 7:30PM
Member Happy Hour. Free for Members.
February 175:30 - 7:30PM
Member Happy Hour. Free for Members.
March 16:00PM
Meeting, Wiggin & Dana, Stamford and McCarter English, Hartford. The Governor has been invited to speak at this meeting with members on the topic of judicial selection. Open to all members; refreshments provided.
March 25 - 7PM,
Law Student Panel/Reception, University of Connecticut School of Law, Hartford, CT
March 175:30 - 7:30PM
Member Happy Hour. Free for Members.
April [date TBD] Spring Volunteer Event with other Bars.
April 239AM - 12PM
Annual Meeting, Day Pitney, Hartford. Open to all members; refreshments provided.
May 2/3 Law Day @ local high schools.
May 195:30 - 7:30PM
Member Happy Hour. Free for Members.
May

Law Day Activities and CHBA Presentations at Hartford High School Law & Government Academy. Solicitation for volunteers will be sent in advance. 

June 14 6:00PM
Meeting, Call-In Meeting. Open to all members.
JuneCHBA Member Summer Social. An invitation with event details will be distributed in advance. Free for members and their families. 
July Networking Event in Hartford, with ALPFA (Latinos in accounting); Connecticut Society of Certified Public Accountants; Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers; The Urban League; National Society of Hispanic MBAs; National Black MBAs; Latino Expo; National Association of Black Accountants  An invitation with event details will be distributed in advance. Free for members.
AugustOrientation events at area law schools. Solicitation for volunteers, along with event details, will be sent in advance. 
August 9 6:00PM
Meeting, Robinson & Cole, Hartford.  Open to all members; refreshments provided.
September

Saturday from 9:30AM -12PM
Soup Kitchen Volunteer Event, Hartford, CT.  Solicitation for volunteers, along with event details, will be sent in advance.  Open to all members. 

September Law Student Panel/Reception, University of Connecticut School of Law, Hartford, CT.  Solicitation for volunteers, along with event details, will be sent in advance. 
September 13 6:00PM
Meeting, McCarter & English, Hartford. Open to all members; refreshments provided. 
September 15 - October 15Hispanic Heritage Month.
September 30 CHBA Scholarship Application Due.
October 11 6:00PM
Meeting, Day Pitney, Hartford. Open to all members; refreshments provided.
October

CHBA Social Event with Other Bar Associations. An invitation with event details will be distributed in advance. Open to all members.

November 8 6:00PM
Meeting, Robinson & Cole, Hartford. Open to all members; refreshments provided. 
November 18th Annual Award Celebration.
December 13 6:00PM
Call-in meeting. Open to all members.