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


  • General Counsel Roman Shaul, Deputy Chief General Counsel Jeremy McIntire, Assistant General Counsel Mark Moody and Ethics Counsel Tripp Vickers 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

  • Jeremy Rakes, 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 Communications Director Melissa Warnke for more information.