Welcome to the Web Page of the Fourteenth Judicial District Bar, the mandatory bar organization for attorneys who live or work in Durham County, North Carolina. This is also the Page for the Durham County Bar Association (DCBA), the voluntary organization for attorneys in Durham County, and the Durham Bar Foundation.
Durham County Bar Association Fourth Annual Two Day CLE Event
Thursday and Friday, February 4-5, 2016 at Hope Valley Country Club
3803 Dover Rd, Durham, NC 27707
MATERIALS DOWNLOAD CLICK HERE
READ THIS FIRST: Official Program Guide to the 2016 CLE
Registration LINK: https://www.surveymonkey.com/s/DCBACLE2016
CLICK HERE FOR A LIST OF SESSIONS AND SPEAKERS/TOPICS
Durham County Bar Association members can obtain up to 13 hours of CLE credit (pending) across two days. There is no fee for paid DCBA members to attend the event, however, participants must pay the $3 fee to the NC Board of CLE for each hour obtained. Area attorneys may join the DCBA at any time. Those licensed in 2015 may pay $60, dues for all others are $125.
If you need to pay DCBA dues in order to participate, you may pay dues from the front page web site link entitled "pay dues here," or send your check for $125 ($60 for those first licensed in 2014) to the DCBA, PO Box 593, Durham, NC 27702, prior to February 4.
Please email questions to the DCBA’s Executive Director, Bonnie Biggs, who will serve as the event’s Registrar, at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Post from Fall 2015 Swearing-In Ceremony October 8
Here's a quick post from the 2015 Swearing-In Ceremony at the Durham County Courthouse on Thursday, October 8. Thank you to all who participated and presented candidates to the Bar, particularly Lawrence Campbell's public defenders, and thanks to Judges Morey and Hudson for presiding, as well as The Honorable Archie Smith and Judge Battaglia for welcoming the candidates so warmly.
Dues Invoices Have Been Mailed
Those invoiced may pay their mandatory Fourteenth Judicial District Bar dues and their Durham County Bar Association dues with the same payment. If you are NOT in the Fourteenth, please update your address on the NC State Bar web site.
TO PAY DUES ONLINE
Please proceed to the payment form, where you may log in with your NC State Bar Number as both your user name and password.
The Durham Docket
The Durham Docket is the electronic newsletter of the Fourteenth and DCBA. The Jan 2015 issue can be downloaded from THIS LINK. It is emailed to all members of the Fourteenth and DCBA via this web site's membership roster. A very limited number of print copies are mailed/faxed. The Docket contains schedules and calendars for the Fourteenth and DCBA, as well as important notices from the judiciary and NC State Bar. The Docket is published from September through June, with no edition in July or August.