Bar Associations - Bar Issues Commission

The Bar Issues Commission (BIC) supports the interests of the IBA’s member organisations which consist of bar associations, law societies and similar bodies from around the world. This includes arranging events to discuss issues that affect the legal profession globally; working groups that develop resources and guidelines for bar associations and a Policy Committee advising IBA Council on key IBA resolutions and statements.

Officer list

Kimitoshi Yabuki

Chair

Firm Address
Yabuki Law Offices 3F Atagotoyo Building
1-3-4 Atago
Minato-ku
Tokyo
Japan
105 0002
Deborah Enix-Ross

Vice Chair

Firm Address
Debevoise & Plimpton LLP 919 Third Avenue
New York
USA
10022

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Bar Association action in defence of rule of law

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