Mission Statement

  • Provide legal education to members and the public
  • Enhance members’ personal lives.
  • Promote professional excellence.
  • Work to improve the quality and accessibility to justice.
  • Promote the ideals of the profession through service to the community


The Ramsey County Bar Association is Minnesota’s oldest bar association. Since 1884, our association has been committed to supporting and informing our members and the community. We provide our 3,000 members with a wide variety of opportunities including continuing legal education, networking and social events, leadership opportunities, and opportunities to give back to the community. We help the public find qualified lawyers and resolve disputes.


Membership in the association allows you to take advantage of our many networking opportunities, CLEs and community service projects. A full list of our programs and services is available here.

To become a member of the RCBA, you must also be a member of the Minnesota State Bar Association. To complete an online application for membership in the MSBA and the RCBA, click here. If you are already a member of the MSBA and would like to add RCBA, please log in to your MSBA profile, click Join a District and select District 02.

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