About Us

The Canadian Bar Association (CBA) is recognized as the national and international voice of Canadian lawyers on matters of law and justice, and the advocate for the interests of its members and the legal profession.

As the essential ally and advocate of all members of the legal profession, the CBA is committed to enhancing the professional and commercial interests of a diverse membership and to protecting the independence of the judiciary and the Bar. 

The CBA is a professional, voluntary organization that represents 36,000 lawyers, judges, Quebec notaries, law teacher and students across Canada. More than 7,000 are members of the BC Branch (CBABC).