MCB March Lawyers Luncheon

Updated Topic:

Keeping the Home Team Home:  Charlotte's Efforts to Keep the Carolina Panthers


Robert E. Hagemann, City Attorney for the City of Charlotte, will be the speaker at our March luncheon.  Mr. Hagemann will discuss the history of the Carolina Panthers in Charlotte and the relationship between the City and the Panthers as well as the City's involvement in efforts to keep the Panthers in the Queen City through 2027.


 As the city attorney for the City of Charlotte, Robert E. Hagemann serves as chief legal counsel for the Mayor and City Council, City Manager, City departments and Boards & Commissions.  Hagemann became city attorney in January 2012. He began his legal career in 1986 with Michael B. Brough & Associates where he focused on municipal, land use and civil rights law. He began his public service legal career with the North Carolina League of Municipalities in Raleigh, North Carolina, in 1991. He originally joined the City Attorney's Office as an assistant city attorney in December of 1994. He received his doctor of law degree from the University of North Carolina School of Law and his bachelor's degree in political science from Northwestern University.

Eat, socialize and hear remarks, held at First Presbyterian Church (200 W. Trade Street) from 12:15 - 1:15 p.m. (doors open at 12 p.m.) The cost is $10 per person. 


2012-13 Schedule

Mark your calendars and register below (you may register for one or all of the luncheons)

 Thursday, March 7, 2013

Thursday, April 4, 2013



The MCB Social & Networking Committee welcomes your suggestions for speakers and programs to offer in the future. For speaker and topic suggestions, please e-mail Chair Lori Keeton at,  Vice Chair Meredith Jeffries at or MCB Member Networking & Sponsorship Assistant Coordinator Sara Taylor Moore at


Luncheon Series Registration

Limited Registrations Still Available: Email to register!





Registration Cancellation / Refund Policy

Board Approved 1/24/13


Registration refunds are 1) 100% refundable for requests made 8 or more days before the event; 2) 75% refundable for requests made 7 to 4 days before the event (a 25% processing fee will be incurred); and 3) non-refundable for requests made 3 days or less before the event. Registrants requesting refunds 3 days or less before the event may be offered the option to transfer the registration to a substitute attendee. Payment is due in full if no cancellation is received or if cancellation is received 3 days or less in advance of event.


Reservations are not guaranteed if received less than 24 hours prior to the event. Registrations at the event door will be accepted on a space available basis--additional charges may apply. For some events, food or beverage is not guaranteed for last-minute registrants.


A sponsorship and/or advertisement refund will only be granted in the case that the Mecklenburg County Bar does not fulfill the commitment(s) stated in the signed "Sponsorship/Advertisement Agreement".


Refunds on any fees paid to the Mecklenburg County Bar Lawyer Referral Service are subject to the specifications of the MCB LRS Guidelines.


Exceptions or requests for refunds not covered by the above registration refund policy may be considered for approval by the MCB Executive Director or his or her designee.



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Upcoming MCB Events

8-6-15 Memorial Service for Henry N. Pharr II
Friends and colleagues are encouraged to attend and, if desired, say a few words in celebration of Mr. Pharr's life.

9-3-15 Lawyers' Luncheon Series
Join your colleagues at a regular monthly luncheon to eat, socialize and hear remarks from a speaker.

9-3-15 Memorial Service for J. Carlton Fleming
Friends and colleagues are encouraged to attend and, if desired, say a few words in celebration of Mr. Fleming's life.


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