Mayor Thomas M. Menino greets Summer Jobs student Cinique Weeks (Boston Latin).
Alyse Bigger, Summer Jobs program alum and student at Bates College introduces BBA President Jack Regan.
The Summer Jobs Kick-Off garnered significant media attention.
Every seat was filled for this important event.
BBA President Jack Regan shares a few words about the importance of the BBA Summer Jobs program in the Boston community.
BBA President Jack Regan recognizes Summer Jobs program Co-Chairs David Rosenblatt and Paula Andrews for their significant effort.
BBA Summer Jobs Program Co-Chair Paula Andrews (Hinckley, Allen & Snyder) talks about her journey into the legal profession and introduces Cinique Weeks.
Cinique Weeks (Boston Latin), returning for his second year as part of the BBA Summer Jobs program, spoke of his dream to become a lawyer.
Mayor Thomas M. Menino addresses the crowd of parents, students, friends and media.
Mayor Thomas M. Menino stresses the importance of asking questions and making the best of the opportunity they have been given.
BBA Summer Jobs program Co-Chair David Rosenblatt (Burns & Levinson) thanked the Mayor for his continued support and introduced Damian Wilmot.
MBLA President Damian Wilmot (Goodwin Procter) tells the students that he grew up in Roxbury/Dorchester, and that with a lot of hard work and determination he became first in his family to graduate from high school, from college, and law school.
Damian Wilmot (Goodwin Procter) stressed the importance of discipline and perseverance.
Mayor Thomas M. Menino chats with a BBA Summer Jobs Student
Esther Laine (Suffolk County DA's Office) with Damian Wilmot (Goodwin Procter) and Christina Miller (Suffolk County DA's Office)
Summer Jobs alum Elyse Bigger with WilmerHale Public Service Manager Anne Bowie
Partners Health Care System, Office of the General Counsel, leads the way in supporting the BBA Summer Jobs Program – demonstrating their commitment to giving a diverse group of young people a chance to see if they want to become lawyers. With Deputy General Counsel Paul Cushing to welcome Christopher Jean-Michel of Media Communications Technology High School are Lori Spencer and Latrice Browder.
Diane Sinrich and Ingrid Schroffner (MA Executive Office of Health and Human Services) with their Summer Jobs student Daissy Restrepo Gomez (East Boston High School)
Summer Jobs program Co-Chair David Rosenblatt (Burns & Levinson) and Summer Jobs parent Toni McNeill
Esther Laine (Suffolk County DA's Office) with Cinique Weeks (Boston Latin)
Christina Miller and Esther Laine (Suffolk County DA's Office) with Cinique Weeks (Boston Latin) and Summer Jobs program Co-Chair Paula Andrews (Hinckley, Allen & Snyder)
James Lynch (U.S. Bankruptcy Court) with BBA President Jack Regan
Summer Jobs students Nathanael Kelly (Hyde Park High School) and Escarolyn Garcia (New Mission High School) with Cathy Lizott (City of Boston Law Department)