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 Association represents over 35,000 lawyers, judges, Quebec notaries, law teachers and law students across Canada, including more than 6,500 members of the BC Branch.