Updated: Oct. 4, 2018

Current WSBA Bylaws

Download or print the current WSBA Bylaws as amended in May 2018.

The latest edition of the Bylaws of the Washington State Bar Association includes the comprehensive review of the Bylaws adopted by the Board of Governors on Sept. 24, 2010, and all other amendments approved by the Board of Governors through May 18, 2018.

UPDATE: Per Washington Supreme Court directive, all board action on proposed bylaw amendments is deferred until further Court notice. Watch Chief Justice Mary Fairhurst comment on the directive at the Sept. 27 Board of Governors meeting (starting at 12 minutes, 40 seconds).

Proposed Bylaws Amendments

(Action deferred until further notice by the Washington Supreme Court)

Proposed by the Referendum Work Group

Proposed by Governor Paul Swegle

Proposed by Governor Kim Risenmay

Proposals on for Action by the Board


Proposed by Governor Chris Meserve

Proposed by the Addition of New Governors Work Group