What We Do

The Conference of California Bar Associations (CCBA) serves justice in California by bringing together attorney volunteers from around the State to seek, debate, and promote creative, non-partisan changes to the law for the benefit of Californians.

Our work results in:

  • Improving Laws and the Administration of Justice
  • Access to Justice
  • Advancing and Increasing Diversity in the Judicial System
  • Advancing the Science of Jurisprudence
  • Advancing the Education of Lawyers
  • Fostering Professional Excellence
  • Supporting the Judicial System of California

Our values include:

  • Eliminating prejudice and discrimination and promoting diversity in CCBA activities, the legal profession, and the judiciary
  • Promoting and facilitating volunteerism among lawyers
  • Fostering open and vigorous debate in a courteous and respectful manner that avoids personal and partisan attacks
  • Encouraging originality, innovation, and accessibility in seeking changes to the laws of California
  • Fostering excellence in the legal profession
  • Promoting and facilitating communication and cooperation within the legal profession and among bar associations, the judiciary, the Legislature
  • Maintaining high standards of administrative integrity and fiscal accountability