As COVID-19 challenges continue to develop in our area, MSBA has created this page to bring together useful resources to help you deal with the impact, plan ahead, focus on your well-being, continue to engage in learning opportunities, and stay safe. MSBA has taken steps to address concerns about the illness by offering virtual attendance options for our upcoming meetings and CLEs, and postponing other in-person events as appropriate, as we are committed to the health and safety of our members and our staff. We will provide updates to you directly about the status of upcoming programs.

We encourage you to reach out to us at or at 410-685-7878 if you need any support. We will continue to update this page frequently as we monitor the situation.

MSBA Event Status


  • Please check the MSBA calendar for the current status of events. All impacted participants have been and will continue to be notified directly, as we’re monitoring the situation daily. If you have any questions please contact us at If you have a need for specific subject matter programming, or have to complete credits for another MCLE state please review our on-demand catalog of CLE programs by clicking here.
  • Printed Materials: Printed materials are currently available from our publisher and you may continue to purchase and access printed and digital publications through our website.


COVID-19 Vaccine Updates

As we enter the second year of the pandemic, MSBA has been closely following the COVID-19 vaccine priority and rollout in Maryland and has engaged in multiple efforts to support the profession’s access to the vaccine. Check here for the latest updates on what we’re doing to facilitate the vaccination process.

April 06,2021

The MSBA in Annapolis: The General Assembly’s Final Week

By Richard Montgomery
March 18,2021

Latest Update on COVID Vaccine Advocacy Efforts

March 12,2021

MSBA Contends All Attorneys Now Eligible for Vaccination Priority (Group 1B or 1C) per State’s Latest Guidance


Read: MSBA & Local Bars Call on Governor Hogan to Include All Attorneys in Group 1C in Accordance with CDC Guidelines

February 24, 2021

The MSBA and leaders from local & specialty bars around the state have co-signed a letter to Governor Hogan and State judicial and Health authorities urging them to amend Maryland’s vaccine prioritization guidelines in accordance with those from the CDC. Click below to read the full text of the letter.

Read The Full Letter


COVID-19 Resources by Topic

Click below to find news, updates, and resources related to each topic.

New from MSBA: Reopening Business Considerations for the Legal Community

Complimentary Resource

Returning to the workplace will require employers and employees to adjust to a new way of office life. New protocols and guidelines should be adopted to protect the health and safety of the community. This MSBA advisory, available as a complimentary resource to all legal professionals, focuses on the specific rules for offices seeking to reopen and should be applied in the context of other applicable local, state, and federal laws and guidance, such as the U.S. Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) and the Centers for Disease Control (CDC).



Other News & Updates From MSBA

June 15,2021

Lt. Governor Delivers State of the State Address at MSBA Legal Summit

By MSBA Staff
June 14,2021

Court updates – June 2021

May 25,2021

Maryland Judiciary Lifts Statewide Mask Mandate for Fully Vaccinated Individuals Effective June 1, 2021

By MSBA Staff