Earl B. Gilliam Bar Association

Founded 1976

Board of Directors


2016 to 2017

An organization advancing the political, economic, educational, social, legislative and legal interests of the African-American community in San Diego County.


Movie Night: Black Panther

To kick off the Earl B. Gilliam Bar Association’s social year, and in honor of Black History Month, we are gathering together to watch the Black Panther movie on Thursday, February 15 at 6:45 PM!

41st Annual Awards & Scholarship Dinner

The Earl B. Gilliam Bar Foundation invites you to attend its 41st Annual Awards & Scholarship Gala,“Empower, Engage, Excel: A Community Empowered to Engage Excels!”

Summer Joint Mixer

EBGBA and PALSD present the Summer Joint Mixer on August 10, 2017! Hosted appetizers will be provided, and happy hour specials available until 7:00 PM.

Neighborhood Law School

We are proud to present, in partnership with the Legal Aid Society of San Diego, our annual Neighborhood Law School at Malcolm X Library, 5148 Market Street, San Diego.

The Mass Incarceration Machine

EBGBA Presents, “The Mass Incarceration Machine” on Tuesday, June 6, 2017 at 6:00 PM. The event will feature a discussion with panelists Christie Hill, Monica Montgomery, and moderator Geneviéve Jones-Wright.

Interested in joining the Earl B. Gilliam Bar Association?