Catholic Bar Association is a community of legal professionals that educates, organizes and inspires its members to faithfully uphold and bear witness to the Catholic Faith in the study and practice of the law.
The National Catholic Legal Organization that Unites, Evangelizes, Grows and Supports Catholic Lawyers and related Professionals
There are over 60
Independent local or regional Catholic Lawyers organizations but NO National
Organization to provide support and to encourage new chapters.
To uphold the principles of the Catholic faith in the practice of law.
To assist the Church in the work of communicating Catholic legal principles to the legal profession and society at large.
To support Catholic attorneys in faithfully applying Catholic ethical principles in the practice of law.
To enable Catholic attorneys to know one another better and to work together with deeper mutual support and understanding.
“The formation of the laity and the evangelization of professional and intellectual life represent a significant pastoral challenge.” Pope Francis, 11/24/2013.
Benefit to Chapters:
IT and Website support
CBA logos and marks
CBA speaker network
Benefit to the Church:
Organizing legal professionals
National initiative support
Local initiative support
Pro Bono Services
Red Mass Promotion
Bringing together the Catholic legal professionals into one, united, national organization. Currently, there are many local or regional organizations, but no national organization to provide support, growth and networking opportunities.
The Catholic Bar Association provides the benefit of putting quality Catholic content into the hands of legal professionals to promote evangelization and spiritual growth in the faith.
The Catholic Bar Association will promote growth by encouraging and supporting the formation of new chapters throughout the nation and abroad.
The Catholic Bar Association will provide support to local chapters through technical, professional and networking opportunities and to the various Dioceses with contacts and pro bono service.