Chair, 2018-2020

Chair, 2018-2020

William R. Bay

An accomplished litigator with a career-long record of service to the local, state and national bar, Bill Bay is a St. Louis partner with Thompson Coburn LLP, an AmLaw 200 firm with offices across the United States. As the chair of the ABA House of Delegates, Bill serves in the second-highest office in the ABA and leads the organization’s policymaking body.

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How an Idea Becomes ABA Policy

The House of Delegates is the policy-making body of the ABA. Any ABA member can bring a resolution or the supporting report to the House. So if you have an idea for a new piece of legislation to improve our justice system or some other aspect of the law, bring it to the House of Delegates . Watch the video to learn more.

Annual Meeting

The House of Delegates will meet on Monday, August 12 and Tuesday, August 13, 2019, at the Marriott Marquis San Francisco. Resolutions with Reports are due by Tuesday, May 7, 2019. Informational Reports are due by Friday, June 7, 2019.

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Midyear Meeting

The House of Delegates met at the Midyear Meeting in Las Vegas, Nevada on Monday, January 28, 2019.

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