Legal Events

Battle of the Bands to Benefit Dade Legal Aid

May 30, 7:00 PM - May 30, 11:00 PM

Back by popular demand - the Fourth Annual Battle of the Bands features local lawyer/rockstar bands, Hearsay, The Motions, Tony T and the Triple Threat and The Urge! This annual gathering brings together over 300 lawyers, leaders, judges, rock stars, roadies, hipsters, professionals, students, musicians and groupies who are dedicated to ensuring "Access to Justice." The event takes place on Saturday, May 30, from 7-11 pm at Sidebar, 337 SW 8 Street, the Brickell area's hottest new venue located on Calle Ocho beneath the I95 overpass. “The Battle of the Bands is one of Dade Legal Aid’s premier fundraisers. A lot of hard work goes into organizing this event and it is so rewarding to see so many familiar faces that support our agency. Guests are guaranteed to have a great time at this year's amazing venue, Sidebar,” said Stephanie Grosman, Staff Attorney and organizer of this year's fundraiser. Now in its fourth year, The Battle of the Legal Bands is an American Idol style competition showcasing the musical talents of several South Florida bands featuring top Miami lawyers! Participants will be judged by a panel of distinguished members of the judiciary along with audience participation. Dade Legal Aid handles critical legal matters for disadvantaged individuals, children and families related to family law, domestic violence and sexual assault, guardian ad litem, guardianship, teen advocacy, housing and bankruptcy. For more information about Dade Legal Aid, contact Karen Ladis, executive director, 305-579-5733 ext. 2240 or visit


The Daily Business Review is a proud sponsor of the 11th Annual Raise the Bar networking event, being held on Thursday, June 11, 2015 from 6-8:30 p.m. at The Freedom Tower. Raise the Bar brings together professionals from the legal, accounting and business committees and has raised more than $235,000 to support The Women's Fund Miami-Dade's mission to improve the lives of women and girls through grant-making, research, advocacy and education. To register and purchase tickets, please visit:


A View From the Bench: Legends of the Courtroom

June 12, 8:30 AM - June 12, 12:00 PM

Daily Business Review and Florida International University College of Law proudly present A View from the Bench: Legends of the Courtroom. The panelists include state and federal court judges, as well as several of the most distinguished practitioners in South Florida. 8:30am - noon, Hyatt Regency Miami, 400 SE 2nd Ave, Miami. Pending Approval from The Florida Bar for up to 4 general CLE credits. Continental breakfast provided. For more information contact Joanne Beaudry at or 305-347-6643. For sponsorship information contact Carlos Curbelo at or 305-347-6647.