Advisory Council to the Office of Administrative Hearings provide counsel to the Office of Administrative Hearings.
Consumer Protection Committee monitors the unauthorized practice of law; investigate complaints, and recommend policies and procedures to the board of governors.
Continuing Legal Education Committee develops topic ideas and monitor the production of the Association’s CLE seminars.
Editorial Board provides topic suggestions for articles and establish the editorial policy of The GAVEL and Newsflash.
Ethics Committee issues advisory opinions to attorneys in the area of ethics and professional responsibility.
Inquiry Committee Northeast investigates complaints against attorneys and recommend disciplinary action as part of the Supreme Court’s disciplinary process.
Inquiry Committee Southeast investigates complaints against attorneys and recommend disciplinary action as part of the Supreme Court’s disciplinary process
Inquiry Committee West investigates complaints against attorneys and recommend disciplinary action as part of the Supreme Court’s disciplinary process.
Joint SBAND and NDMA Committee discusses issues of interest to the legal and medical communities, sponsor CLE seminars on medical/legal topics and maintain the interprofessional code for lawyers and physicians.
Law-Related Education Committee promotes, through education programs, the legal system and process at the elementary and secondary levels.
Law Students and Young Lawyers Liaison Committee addresses the relationship of the Bar Association with its newest members and potential members, and makes recommendations to the Board of Governors on ways to better serve young lawyers and law students
Lawyer Referral & Information Services Committee monitors the administration of the SBAND Lawyer Referral & Information Services Program and recommends changes in policy to the Board of Governors
Legislative Committee monitors proposed legislation and recommend positions to the Board of Governors
Member Services Committee reviews present membership services and assesses additional services that may benefit our members and makes recommendations to the Board of Governors
SBAND / UND School of Law Joint Committee facilitates the integration of legal education and the legal profession in our state and to foster and strengthen the relationship between UND School of Law and the practicing bench and bar in North Dakota.
Social Media & IT Committee proposes policies to the Board of Governors for SBAND’s website and social media presence, and also to offer advice to our members regarding the use of technology and social media.
Volunteer Lawyer & Lawyer Referral Committee monitors the administration of the volunteer lawyer and reduced fee programs and recommend changes in policy to the board of governors; establish policies and administer the lawyer referral service program