Welcome to The Bahamas Bar Association

The Bahamas Bar Association is proud to welcome you to our website. Whether you are a Bahamian wanting to learn more about law in The Bahamas, a visitor wanting to get to know our legal system better, or a local attorney wanting to get the latest news on what is affecting the legal community, The Bahamas Bar association website is here to serve you.
It is frustrating when you know all the answers, but nobody bothers to ask the questions.The Bar Association has made its mark as an important institution which encourages the public to ask the questions.It also has come a long way to provide the answers, not in a vain prideful way but in a spirit of social service.It has come such a long way that its views are noted widely, here and abroad, and you would ignore them at your great peril.Who would reasonably turn down free legal advice?
But, the Bar Association takes its mission seriously.For the investor, there is a broad range of choice and a very impressive depth of legal services available to provide sound guidance in any endeavour.Moreover, for the society at large, the Bar Association is a catalyst for justice and development.

On this website you will find information about the Bar Council, which is responsible for carrying out the day to day executive functions of governance set out in the Legal Profession Act. For members of the association, medical assistant, you can find information regarding upcoming functions and important notices on our Updates page. For the general public who may be in need of an attorney we have provided a listing of all the members in our Members Directory.
Take a few moments to peruse the website. If you have any questions feel free to Contact Us.