Alameda County
Bar Association

Becoming Ambassadors: Promoting the ACBA and Supporting Fellow Lawyers 

As members of the Alameda County Bar Association (ACBA), we have the unique opportunity to serve as ambassadors in the legal community, advocating for the ACBA’s mission to promote excellence and build community in the legal profession and to facilitate equal access to justice, and promoting the valuable work we do to support lawyers. Whether it’s through word-of-mouth referrals, active participation in ACBA events, or sharing our experiences with colleagues, each of us plays a vital role in strengthening the ACBA’s impact, fostering a sense of camaraderie within the legal profession, and getting the most out of your ACBA membership.

Become an ACBA Ambassador - group of four laughing friends around a table eatingHere are some ways ACBA members can become ambassadors and champion the ACBA’s mission:

  1. Share Your Positive Experiences: Sharing your positive experiences as an ACBA member not only promotes the organization but also enhances your reputation as a knowledgeable and engaged member of the legal community.
  2. Actively Participate in ACBA Events: ACBA events not only contribute to the organization’s success but also provide valuable networking opportunities and professional development experiences for ambassadors.
  3. Refer Colleagues to the ACBA: Encouraging colleagues to join the ACBA expands the organization’s reach, strengthens your network, and fosters connections with other legal professionals.
  4. Volunteer and Get Involved: Volunteering for ACBA initiatives not only supports the organization’s mission but also allows ambassadors to develop new skills, expand their networks, and gain valuable experience.
  5. Leverage Social Media and Online Platforms: Sharing ACBA news and events on social media platforms raises awareness about the organization and helps ambassadors build their personal brands and expand their online presence.
  6. Serve as a Mentor or Resource: Mentoring new attorneys not only supports their professional development but also allows ambassadors to demonstrate leadership and contribute to the growth of the legal community.
  7. Advocate for Diversity and Inclusion: Promoting diversity and inclusion within the legal profession aligns with the ACBA’s values and demonstrates ambassadors’ commitment to equality and justice.
  8. Be an Ambassador of Professionalism and Ethics: Upholding professionalism and ethics in all interactions reflects positively on the ACBA and enhances ambassadors’ reputations as trusted and respected members of the legal community.

As ambassadors of the ACBA, each of us has the power to make a difference and contribute to the organization’s success. By actively promoting the ACBA’s mission, supporting fellow lawyers, and advocating for positive change within the legal profession, we can collectively advance the ACBA’s impact and strengthen the bonds of our legal community.

Want to get more involved? Contact Salma Taleb, Director of Membership and Technology, at to get started!