We love our members, and take the whole month of September every year to show our thanks!  All members are invited to take advantage of these special member-exclusive offers throughout the month.
Take a look below for our September 2020 events!
Please be sure to note each event's location as most will be virtual or off-site. 

FREE Professional Headshots | September 15th — SOLD OUT 

Headshots provided by Jason Dailey Photo
All appointments are SOLD OUT. Headshots will take place at the KCMBA Event Center.  Masks are required for entering the building, and headshots will be taken from a six-foot distance.  

FREE Logo Design | September 1st - 14th — SOLD OUT!

At this time, all of the one-hour Zoom consultations with Gabby DeFonso, KCMBA's coordinator of brand and graphic design have been filled!

FREE CLE Programs 

Power of Attorney How To | Developed with KCMBA Probate and Estate Planning Committee | September 3 | 3:00-3:50 PM
This program examines a basic trifecta of estate planning documents: Durable Power of Attorney, Health Care Power of Attorney and Living Will/Advance Directive. It will address issues practitioners must consider when drafting a Power of Attorney for assets and health care to avoid problems for the clients and their families down the road. Attendees will gain insight into how to craft effective POAs avoiding the potential pitfalls lurking in POAs that could lead to future problems and litigation without proper advice and drafting, and how to address end of life decisions when preparing a living will/advance directive. (MO - 1.0 / KS - 1.0)

Current Claim Trends in the Covid-19 Era Developed with Cornerstone Companies, The Official Insurance Partner of KCMBA 
| September 28 | 12:00-12:50 PM
This program will provide a review of current claim statistics on areas of practice, types of activities and ethical dilemmas that drive claims. It will cover claim examples for real estate, estate, wills and trusts and provide risk management techniques to avoid or mitigate claims. (MO - 1.0 / KS - pending)


Special Offers from KCMBA's Affinity Partners | Offers valid September only

We welcome all members to join us in sampling the below special offers from our Affinity Partners.

Alaris- KCMBA's Official Litigation Partner is offering 5% off deposition services with code: KCMBA5

Commerce - The Official Credit Card of KCMBA is excited to offer "KCMBA Cash!" Receive $100 in "KCMBA Cash*" with your first KCMBA Visa Signature Rewards Credit Card purchase! Apply for the credit card here: https://www.commercebank.com/kcmba *Within 90 days of account opening of your new KCMBA Visa approved application must use the card to make a purchase, balance transfer or cash advance to receive the “KCMBA Cash.” By applying for the KCMBA Visa you are authorizing Commerce Bank to share information with KCMBA to fulfill the “KCMBA Cash.” KCMBA will be notified of your account opening, and when you quality for the “KCMBA Cash.” KCMBA is responsible for fulfillment. Please allow up to 60 business days to receive your “KCMBA Cash.” Offer subject to change without notice.

Do good with Complete Legal - KCMBA's Official eDiscovery Partner! Schedule a free eDiscovery consultation and they will donate $100 to Big Brother Big Sisters - Kansas City on your behalf. To schedule your consultation, contact info@completelegalkc.com or (913) 297-1730

Cornerstone Companies, KCMBA's Official Insurance Partner, is offering a free comprehensive risk audit that reviews: professional liability, general liability, and cyber coverage. To schedule your free consultation, please contact Patrick Martin at pmartin@ckcins.com or (913) 378-1050

KCMBA's Official Print Solution Partner, imageQUEST is offering a FREE Document AND Network Vulnerability assessment to measure and achieve core optimization of your firm’s technology and business processes, designed to save you time and money and enhance your firm’s data security. To schedule your assessment, please contact Joe Zubeck at (913) 265-5233

Missouri Lawyers Media - The Official Legal News Source of KCMBA has two offers for our members: Buy 2 weeks of a Classified Employment Ad, receive 2 weeks free. Purchase a half-page, full color professional announcement ad in Missouri Lawyers Weekly for quarter-page, full color price. 

FREE Document Shredding | All of September! |By appointment only

Document shredding services provided by Underground Vaults & Storage
Bring your old files to be securely shredded, for FREE!  Bring up to 5 boxes or bags of materials per KCMBA member to be shredded to Underground Vaults & Storage: 8600 N.E. Underground Dr., Pillar 146, Kansas City, MO 64161 To schedule your appointment in September please call (816) 455-2640 or email Shred.KC@UVSINC.COM   

KCMBA Blood Drive | September 22 | 8:30am-12:30pm

Give back to the Greater Kansas City community by donating blood to the American Red Cross. This year, the blood drive is located at the American Red Cross of Greater Kansas City 6601 Winchester, Kansas City, MO 64133. When picking a time slot, use the sponsor keyword: KCMBA

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Social Media Shout-Outs & Giveaways

Check us out all month long on social media!  Comment, like or share to be entered into our giveaways. Our giveaways this year include "Sorry, I was on mute!" T-shirts and everyone's favorite--Koozies! Request your order early  - limited quantities available. T-shirts will be delivered early October. 

To request a Koozie (Slim or Bottle available) please email info@kcmba.org with your mailing address.

To request a "Sorry, I was on mute" T-shirt, please email your size, preferred cut (women's or unisex), and mailing address to info@kcmba.org by 5 PM on September 24th

We're also introducing KCMBA's Member-of-the-Day! Each day in September we will be featuring a randomly selected KCMBA member, so be sure to like and follow our Facebook page!