Conference of California Bar Associations

The Conference of California Bar Associations (CCBA) serves justice in California by bringing together attorney volunteers from around the State to seek, debate, and promote creative, non-partisan changes to the law for the benefit of Californians.

Our work results in:

  • Improving Laws and the Administration of Justice

  • Access to Justice

  • Advancing and Increasing Diversity in the Judicial System

  • Advancing the Science of Jurisprudence

  • Advancing the Education of Lawyers

  • Fostering Professional Excellence

  • Supporting the Judicial System of California

Our Values Include:

  • Eliminating prejudice and discrimination and promoting diversity in CCBA activities, the legal profession, and the judiciary

  • Promoting and facilitating volunteerism among lawyers

  • Fostering open and vigorous debate in a courteous and respectful manner that avoids personal and partisan attacks

  • Encouraging originality, innovation, and accessibility in seeking changes to the laws of California

  • Fostering excellence in the legal profession

  • Promoting and facilitating communication and cooperation within the legal profession and among bar associations, the judiciary, the Legislature

  • Maintaining high standards of administrative integrity and fiscal accountability