This webpage is designed to provide training & resources for the leadership of the TBA's 33 sections. The videos below feature TBA staff and previous section leaders to help guide new chairs through the planning and execution of a successful bar year.
TBA Groups: Sections, Committees & Divisions
This video explains the differences between the various member led groups within the TBA and the projects and initiatives they execute for the public and the legal profession.
Successful Section Leadership: Roles & Responsibilities
This video explains the roles and responsibilities of section leaders, including developing section specific publications, CLE programming, section initiatives and involvement in legislation. It provides tips for planning and leading effective meetings and reviews organizational tools.
Sections & CLE: Creating Quality Programming
This video discusses the section's role in developing high-quality CLE programming, including both in-person annual forums as well as online formats.
This video showcases various section initiatives.
Being a TBA Leader
This video by Buck Lewis reflects on his success as a leader and provides insight for how to achieve success.
Diversity & Inclusion
The TBA is committed to promoting diversity and inclusion in its leadership and CLE programs. The Committee on Racial and Ethnic Diversity, TBA’s newly appointed Chief Diversity Officer and the Diversity Task Force are currently working on resources and training designed to help section leaders be an integral part of this process. Please see your Sections, Committees and CLE Coordinator for more information. To learn more about TBA's Diversity Task Force, visit the TBA Today story.
Section Resources on TBA's Website
This video will showcase the TBA's new website and the exclusive resources available for section members.
UTILIZING Your TBA Member Profile
This video by TBA Membership Director, Mindy Thomas, is a quick tutorial on the TBA's new website and how to access your member profile.