Founded in 1899, the 2,500+ member State Bar Association of North Dakota is the official statewide organization of lawyers and the oldest unified state bar association in the nation. The mission of the State Bar Association is to promote justice and to serve the lawyers and the people of North Dakota.

To enhance the daily experience of lawyers and the reputation of the Bar, SBAND has determined to establish certain Aspiration of Professionalism and Civility and the bylaws of SBAND.