Connect with Peers and Practitioners through WSBA's 29 Sections
Sections members become part of active professional communities and gain access to an array of exclusive section member benefits. Over 10,000 WSBA members currently belong to one or more of the WSBA’s 29 sections. The section membership year begins Jan. 1.
Note: Beginning Jan. 1, 2018, section memberships will be on the calendar year.
In the past year, WSBA Sections have sponsored approximately 70 CLE seminars and hosted multiple professional networking events around the state. Various sections offer a plethora of member benefits, including, but not limited to:
- List serve communities
- Newsletters, reports, deskbooks, and sourcebooks
- Free and discounted CLEs
- Opportunities to engage in the Washington state legislative process
...and more! Join a Section Today!
Take a Seat on Your Section's Executive Committee
Applications are now being accepted for executive committee positions for most sections. See your section's web page for more information.
Sections Accepting Applications
Deadline to Apply
|Administrative Law Section||March 29|
|Animal Law Section||April 5|
|Antitrust, Consumer Protection & Unfair Business Practices Section||March 29|
|Business Law Section||March 29|
|Civil Rights Law Section||March 29|
|Construction Law Section||March 29|
|Corporate Counsel Section||March 29|
|Criminal Law Section||April 5|
|Elder Law Section||March 29|
|Environmental & Land Use Law Section||March 29|
|Family Law Section||March 29|
|Health Law Section||April 12|
|Indian Law Section||March 29|
|International Practice Section||March 29|
|Juvenile Law Section||March 29|
|Labor & Employment Law Section||March 29|
|LGBT Law Section||March 29|
|Litigation Section||March 29|
|Low Bono Section||April 5|
|Real Property, Probate & Trust Section||March 29|
|Senior Lawyers Section||April 5|
|Solo & Small Practice Section||March 29|
|Taxation Section||March 29|
|World Peace Through Law Section||March 29|
Sections Policy Workgroup
The Sections Policy Workgroup was formed by the WSBA Board of Governors to review policies related to WSBA sections and make recommendations for consideration by the Board of Governors.
For more information on a particular Section, please contact that section’s chair. For general sections questions, send an email with your Bar number to email@example.com or call 800-945-9722.