Leadership & Policies
The SDCBA’s Board of Directors is the Association’s governing body, and is responsible for guiding the organization, within the parameters set forth by the SDCBA’s Bylaws and the policies set forth by the SDCBA Policy Manual, and within the provisions of the California Corporations Code and other relevant provisions of the law of the state of California.
The San Diego County Bar Association is led by a 19-member Board of Directors. Directors are elected at large by the membership, one director is elected from East County, one from South Bay and one from North County. Director elections are held in November of each year. In addition, the chair of the New Lawyer Division serves a one-year term. The SDCBA's President is elected by the Board of Directors from the second and third year directors in November. The board meets on the second Tuesday of each month at the SDCBA Bar Center.