Future of the WSBA: A Voluntary Washington Bar Association

Posted On Jul 15 2016 by

The future WSBA will become, will have to become, an entity which can no longer compel Washington Lawyers to be members and pay dues.  It will become voluntary.  One of its activities will be the continuation the WSBA’s Continuing Education Function. As it confronts this possibility, this necessity, one needs only look at how much costs privately for a lawyer to gain CLE credit in certain areas of the law.  Today, I received a advertisement of a private CLE entity regarding the Columbia River. I cannot imagine a lawyer who would not like to know about the law and the Columbia …