Bench-Bar and Annual Conference


Borgata, Atlantic City


October 11-12, 2019


The Philadelphia Bar Association's premier event for networking and socializing with colleagues and members of the judiciary.

Philadelphia 2020

Looking Forward with Perfect Vision

The theme of 2019 Bench-Bar, focusing on Philadelphia's future with a series of talks, courses and plenaries that will provide the opportunity to earn CLE and CJE credits, as well as to network and socialize with colleagues and members of the judiciary.

More Than Lawyers: Sharing Your Non-Billable Experiences

This year, we are highlighting the Philadelphia lawyer’s world beyond the office. “More Than Lawyers: Sharing Your Non-Billable Experiences” will feature six-minute talks from five attendees. Read more…

Looking Back at Last Year's Conference - 2018

Tweets About 2018

Photos of 2018

Borgata - Atlantic City


(609) 317-1000 Borgata Website

Discounted rates are available at The Borgata. A link to book your room will be emailed to you after your conference registration is received. Deadline to register for the hotel is Sept. 12.


For sponsorship information contact, the Philadelphia Bar Association's Director of Meetings and Special Events, Tracey McCloskey.