Bar Associations


Former ABA president Hubbard to receive new Burton Award for ‘Leadership in Law’

Sentencing / Post-Conviction

Clemency Project 2014 has submitted more than 1,000 petitions to the White House

Law in Popular Culture

ABA Silver Gavel award winners include ‘Making a Murderer’ and book about same-sex marriage trial

Law Schools

LSAC won’t eject law school that plans to accept GRE, at least for now

Military Law

ABA expresses concerns about some proposed changes to the military justice system

Legal Ethics

Proposed revision of ABA model ethics rule to ban broad range of discrimination sparks controversy

President's Message

On 50th anniversary of landmark Miranda decision, is it more than mere words?


Ethics opinion revisits rule on providing client representation information

ABA Techshow

Cybersecurity issues and advice steal the Techshow

Your ABA

Midyear meeting tour provides an up-close look at immigration issues

Your ABA

ABA Nominating Committee picks candidates for top 4 leadership positions

Report from Governmental Affairs

SCOTUS nominees get thorough review by ABA Standing Committee on the Federal Judiciary

Your ABA

ABA Announcements


Patricia Timmons-Goodson nominated for long-vacant seat on federal court bench

Constitutional Law

Lawyers, judges and bar groups celebrate Law Day 2016 around the country

International Law

China puts foreign groups under police supervision and requires them to find Chinese sponsors

Labor & Employment

As ‘deeply flawed’ revised persuader rule takes effect, ABA joins in effort to block it

Legal Technology

Recommind and Hire Counsel announce new fixed-price document review model

American Bar Association

ABA urges 6th Circuit to forbid private probation company’s jail-or-pay scheme

American Bar Association

In letter to lawmakers, ABA defends decision not to publish book by Chinese human rights lawyer