The President is the official spokesperson on behalf of the Ontario Bar Association’s 17,500 members. He represents the views and decisions of Council, the governing body of the association.
The current president is Morris Chochla.
As the only legal organization representing lawyers from across every practice area (called Sections), our members can provide expertise and feedback on case law, practice areas, legislation or legal issues facing the profession and the public.
For media inquiries, please contact:
Media Relations/Communications Manager
(416) 869-1047 ext. 364 | 1-800-668-8900 ext. 364
The following is a listing of OBA’s practice areas (called Sections) and committees:
Listing of Sections Issues Committees
Alternative Dispute Resolution
Charity and Not-For-Profit
Citizenship and Immigration
Constitutional Law and Civil Liberties
Canadian Corporate Counsel Association
Entertainment, Media & Communications
Feminist Legal Analysis
Sole, Small Firm and General Practice
Information Technology and E-Commerce
Labour and Employment
Law Practice Management
Natural Resources and Energy
Pensions & Benefits
Public Sectors Lawyers
Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity
Trusts & Estates
Access to Justice
Automobile Insurance Working Group
View a list of the OBA's current
working groups here.