The Sonoma County Bar Association serves the interests of the community as well as the legal professionals in Sonoma County. Please feel welcome to contact us with your feedback or questions. We’re here to help…
The SCBA, established in 1921, is the oldest and largest professional association of legal practitioners in Sonoma County. The SCBA serves the 1,400 + lawyers who live or work in Sonoma County. Its mission is to serve the legal profession and enhance its professionalism, to serve its Sonoma County community, and to support and improve the justice system.
A full-service bar association, the SCBA offers its members important opportunities for professional education and development, as well as valuable member benefits. The SCBA and its Sections present regular, affordable, and convenient educational programs featuring distinguished speakers on issues of interest and concern to legal professionals. SCBA Section and Committee activities present opportunities for members to meet and work with other lawyers and judicial officers on continuing education programs, pro bono projects, and issues of common concern.
The work of the Association is conducted through its Sections and Committees, which in concert with the SCBA Board of Directors to accomplish the mission of the SCBA.
For the most part, the Sections of the Association are organized along substantive law lines. They provide opportunities for professional development through continuing education programs in their respective practice areas and through the cultivation of social fellowship and professional exchange among attorneys with similar practices.
The Committees of the Association handle matters of continuing interest to all members, without regard to substantive law boundaries.