Please visit the Committee Appointment Opportunities webpage for a list of committees currently accepting applications. You can apply online. Please apply by May 1, 2023.
The State Bar Board of Trustees appoints attorneys and public members to serve on a variety of committees that support the work of the State Bar. The Board of Trustees is committed to ensuring that the membership of these committees is inclusive and diverse, reflecting a range of legal specialties, professional experience, and California’s multicultural population.
For a demographic snapshot of the combined current membership of these bodies, please click the graphic below.
Applications are accepted year-round. You can also sign up to be notified of future appointment opportunities.
Meetings of State Bar committees
California Board of Legal Specialization
Client Security Fund Commission
Commission on Judicial Nominees Evaluation
Committee of Bar Examiners
Committee on Professional Responsibility and Conduct
Committee of State Bar Accredited and Registered Schools
Council on Access and Fairness
Law School Council
Lawyer Assistance Program Oversight Committee
Legal Services Trust Fund Commission
Review Committee for Commission on Judicial Nominees Evaluation
Ad Hoc Commission on the Discipline System
Blue Ribbon Commission on the Future of the Bar Exam
Committee on Special Discipline Case Audit
Consulting Group on the Establishment of a Legal Specialization in Privacy Law
American Bar Association House of Delegates
Judicial Council of California
Legal Services Corporation Funded Legal Aid Organizations