The Springfield Metropolitan Bar Association serves over 900 lawyers in Southwest Missouri, providing education, publications, and networking opportunities.
The Bar Association of Springfield Missouri was established October 17, 1903 with the following objective:
To maintain the Honor and Dignity of the Profession of Law, to cultivate social interaction among its members, to promote legal science, and to Advance Justice.
Today the Springfield Metropolitan Bar Association has over 900 members. The Association continues to foster the mission established over 100 years ago with activities, events and educational opportunities for its members.
The SMBA is dedicated to providing service to enhance the practice of its members and to provide educational and outreach opportunities throughout the Southwest Missouri community.