State of the Bar

The State of the Bar program is a member benefit that provides free CLE to local bar associations. Programs are available in 1- to 4-hour formats with components including:

Executive Director’s Update

  • Executive Director Phillip McCallum and the current ASB President bring you the latest updates and news from the Alabama State Bar, as well as information on hot topics.

Discipline/Ethics

  • Assistant General Counsels Tripp Vickers, Mark Moody and Jeremy McIntire keep bar members informed of the latest in disciplinary, ethical and professional issues as well as major legal developments in Alabama and across the nation.

Lawyer Assistance

  • Robert Thornhill, Director of the Alabama Lawyer Assistance Program, raises awareness and understanding of substance abuse and mental health issues within the profession and tells you how to become a part of the solution to this growing problem.

Email Director of Communications Melissa Warnke for more information.