British Columbia Bar Associations
British Columbia Bar Associations - Statewide
- British Columbia Bar Association, Vancouver
The goal of the BC Branch of the CBA (CBABC) is to be the primary resource and voice for its members in all issues affecting its members. The delivery of value to all members and the recognition of that value by the membership is paramount.
- Law Society of British Columbia, Vancouver
The Law Society Of British Columbia Is The Regulatory Body For The Bc Legal Profession. The Primary Responsibility Of The Law Society Under The Provincial Legal Profession Act Is To Protect The Public Interest In The Administration Of Justice. The Law Society Of Bc Works To Ensure That The Public Is Well Served By A Legal Profession That Is Honourable, Competent And Independent. The Law Society Sets And Enforces Standards Of Professional Conduct For Lawyers In Bc. The Society Also Brings A Voice To Issues Affecting The Justice System And The Delivery Of Legal Services.
British Columbia Bar Associations - Local
- Vancouver Bar Association (VBA), Vancouver
The Vancouver Bar Association, Also Known As The Vba, Was Founded In 1892 And Is A Voluntary Association Of Approximately 2,500 Lawyers From The County Of Vancouver. The Various Activities Of The Vba Are Directed At Fulfilling The Purposes Of The Vba, As Described By Its Constitution: To Advance And Protect The Interest Of The Members Of The Legal Profession Residing Or Practicing In The County Of Vancouver, Province Of British Columbia; To Foster Harmonious Relations And Cordial Intercourse Among Its Members; To Uphold The Honour And Dignity Of The Profession Of The Law; To Encourage A High Standard Of Legal Education, Training And Ethics; To Cooperate With The Law Society Of British Columbia And With The Benchers Thereof And With Other Associations Of Lawyers In The Furtherance Of Any Of The Objects Of The Association; To Circulate Among Its Members Information On All Matters Affecting The Legal Profession; And To Print, Publish, Issue And Circulate Such Papers, Periodicals, Magazines, Books, Circulars And Other Literary Undertakings As May Seem Conducive To Any Of The Above Objects.
- Victoria Bar Association, Victoria
The Victoria Bar Association(the "VBA")is the local bar association in Victoria, British Columbia.