The Cuban American Bar Association will serve as host to its annual gala and installation of officers on Saturday, January 31, at the Fontainebleau Miami Beach. The gala raises money for the Cuban American Bar Foundationâ€™s CABA Scholarship Fund, which in the past several years has raised more than $150,000 toward scholarships for law students and other scholars with interests that will promote excellence in the legal profession and legal services community. Manuel Crespo, Jr., a partner at Miami law firm Sanchez-Medina, Gonzalez, Quesada, Lage, Crespo, Gomez & Machado, will be installed as the organizationâ€™s 42nd president. He has been involved with CABA for 24 years, most recently serving as its vice president and director. Crespo focuses his practice in the areas of real property transactions and civil litigation. Individual tickets for members are $250 and non-member are $350. Gala After Party will be held at SET Nightclub and tickets are $100 per person. For more info call 305-646-0046.