Announcing Leadership Forum Class 15

After a one-year pause, Leadership Forum returns in 2020. Friday, we announced the members of Class 15. Help us congratulate these outstanding lawyers from throughout the state. Read more about this year's class here.

Get All Your 2020 CLE Credits in January at the Midyear Meeting

For less than $300, you can knock our all your 2020 CLE credits in January, enjoy a night on Alabama's Gulf Coast and network with more than 100 judges from across the state. The 2020 Midyear Meeting is Jan. 22-23 at the Lodge at Gulf State Park in Gulf Shores. The deadline to reserve a hotel room with the bar’s discounted rate is today, Dec. 23. Click here to make hotel reservations for $115 a night. For more information or to register, click here.

Midyear Meeting Sponsor: AIM

Our 2020 Midyear Meeting Presenting Sponsor is Attorneys Insurance Mutual of the South, Inc. (AIM). AIM is attorney-owned and operated and provides malpractice insurance for lawyers in Alabama and Tennessee. Learn more about AIM's mission and staff here. We appreciate their support of the Midyear Meeting! 

Holiday Schedule for the Alabama State Bar

Our office will be closed Tuesday, Dec. 24 through Thursday, Dec. 26, and Wednesday, Jan. 1 for the holidays. You can expect the next issue of The Scoop on Monday, Jan. 6.

Oral Arguments

The Supreme Court of Alabama will hold oral arguments Wednesday, Jan. 8 and Wednesday, Feb. 12. Click on the dates to view the dockets.

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, Dec. 24 - Thursday, Dec. 26: ASB Offices Closed

Wednesday, Jan. 1:  ASB Offices Closed

Friday, Jan. 10: Board of Bar Commissioners Meeting (Montgomery)

Monday, Jan. 16: Sip and CLE - Women's Continuing Education and Networking Event

Wednesday, Jan. 22 - Thursday, Jan. 23: Midyear Meeting at The Lodge at Gulf State Park

Wednesday, Feb. 5: State of the Bar - Shelby County

Wednesday, Feb. 12: Joint Winter Meeting of the Solo & Small Firm Sections of the Alabama State Bar and Birmingham Bar Association

Thursday, Feb. 20: State of the Bar - Calhoun/Cleburne County

Wednesday, Feb. 26 - Saturday, Feb. 29: ABA Techshow

Friday, Mar. 6: Board of Bar Commissioners Meeting (Shoals Area)

Friday, Mar. 6: Birmingham Bar 2020 Membership Forum

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Features from the Bar

Seeking 2020 Nominations for #MoreThanALawyer

We look forward to continuing our #MoreThanALawyer series with Friday features and Facebook Live interviews in 2020. Help us share the inspiring stories of lawyers impacting their communities by nominating those deserving of a feature. 

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Wellness Corner: Stopping the Stigma

This week's wellness tip is about the importance of talking about our mental health struggles. The more we normalize and destigmatize the conversation, the more likely those that need help will get it rather than suffering in silence.

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Featured Member Benefit: 
Hertz, Thrifty, Dollar Rentals

Alabama State Bar members can receive up to 25% off Hertz and 7% off base rates for Dollar and Thrifty when using your ASB code. You can find the codes on your dashboard by clicking on member benefit discounts.

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Stay Informed on the 100th Anniversary Plans

We're proud to celebrate the 100-year anniversary of the passage of the 19th Amendment. Our special website chronicles the history of women’s suffrage and shares resources related to the celebration.

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