About Us

Mission, Bylaws, & Articles of Agreement

Mission

The Bar Association of Metropolitan St. Louis (BAMSL) seeks to maintain the highest professional standards among attorneys to enhance their professional competence, to improve the administration of justice and promote the rule of law, to serve the needs of members, and to provide law-related services and education to the public.
 

Core Functions

  1. Advocate for issues related to the administration of justice, the St. Louis metropolitan legal community and professionalism.
  2. Provide personal and professional relationship building opportunities that foster social interaction and career development.
  3. Provide continuing legal education and leadership training.
  4. Provide opportunities for community service in a manner that maximizes community impact.
  5. Provide support to members designed to assist them in achieving success in their practice area.
     

Governance Documents

 Bylaws
(Revised 11/14/2018 | Posted 12/7/2018)

 Articles of Agreement
(Current)

 Articles of Agreement
(Revision approved by membership 12/5/2018 | Approved by Cir. Ct. 1/28/2019 | Pending acceptance by Secretary of State)
 

Tenets of Professionalism

 Tenets of Professionalism

DID YOU KNOW?

Hon. Richard B. Teitelman Memorial St. Louis Pro Bono Challenge firms provided over 40,503 hours of pro bono legal services in 2018.