Birmingham-Area Attorneys: Join us TODAY for a Reception

The Alabama State Bar and the Birmingham Bar Association invite you to join us this afternoon from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. for a reception at the Birmingham Bar building to meet the justices and judges of Alabama's appellate courts. View the invitation here.

Special Oral Arguments Set for Tomorrow Morning

The Supreme Court of Alabama and the Alabama Court of Criminal Appeals will convene in special session at Samford University's Wright Center tomorrow, Tuesday, Oct. 22, at 9 a.m. View the supreme court docket here; the court of criminal appeals docket can be found here.

Deadline Extended: Leadership Forum Applications Due Nov. 1

Applications for the 15th class of the Alabama State Bar Leadership Forum can be found here. The deadline to submit applications has been extended to Nov. 1 by 5 p.m. We are thrilled to bring back this dynamic program that nurtures and develops leadership skills among a select group of qualified, promising lawyers!

Pro Hops Vino Event

Volunteer Lawyers Birmingham’s premier annual wine-and beer-tasting event is set for Nov. 7 from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. at the Birmingham Botanical Gardens. It serves as both as a fundraiser and as recognition of supporters and volunteer attorneys. Find more details here.

Salute to our Member Veterans

Veterans Day is fast approaching, and the Alabama State Bar wants to celebrate members who have served in the U.S. Armed Forces. If you'd like to be considered for our feature, email us a short description of your service and a picture.

Decisions and Opinions

  • Click here to view the most recent Alabama Supreme Court decisions and opinions.

  • Click here to view the most recent decisions from the Alabama Court of Criminal Appeals.

  • Click here to view the most recent decisions from the Alabama Court of Civil Appeals.

ASB Calendar

Tuesday, Oct. 22: Oral Arguments at Samford University

Thursday, Oct. 24: Bar Admissions Ceremony

Thursday, Oct. 24: State of the Bar Chambers County

Friday, Oct. 25: State of the Bar DeKalb/Cherokee County

Tuesday, Oct. 29: State of the Bar Limestone County

Wednesday, Oct. 30: Mediation Perspectives Roundtable Discussion Free CLE and Lunch

Friday, Nov. 1: Leadership Forum Applications Due 5 p.m.

Friday, Nov. 1: Board of Bar Commissioners Meeting in Montgomery

Thursday, Nov. 7: Pro Hops Vino in Birmingham

Wednesday, Jan. 22 - Thursday, Jan 23: SAVE THE DATE for our Mid-Year Meeting at The Lodge at Gulf State Park. Registration info and agenda coming soon!

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This Week at the Bar

State of the Bar:
Mobile Bar Association

We visited with a great group of lawyers at a State of the Bar with the Mobile Bar Association! Thanks to President Mark Newell and Executive Director Ann Sirmon for hosting us and to Justice Brad Mendheim for joining us.

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Fall Admission Ceremony: 
Photo Signs for Admittees

Thursday, we'll welcome 332 new members at the Fall admission ceremony. Feel free to come by on your way out and let us take picture of you with our new signs after the ceremony and official photographs are taken.

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Featured Member Benefit: 
ABA Books for Bars

Shop and save with the American Bar Association’s Books for Bars program. Use your special Alabama State Bar code to receive 15% off books from the ABA all year long. Your purchase also earns 15% royalties for your bar. 

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Featured Video: Pro Bono
Month Impact Story

Each week of Pro Bono Month, we're sharing video stories of Alabama's pro bono attorneys. This week, hear from Kelly McTear, clinical associate professor at Jones School of Law and board president of the Montgomery VLP.

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