Office Hours

Tabitha Chapman
(President)
Monday & Wednesday
10:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m.
Thursday
1:00 p.m.-2:30 p.m.

Jessica Gallagher
(Vice-President)
Monday & Wednesday
10:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m.

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November 12th, 2014

The Washburn Student Bar Association is a student chapter of the American Bar Association and serves as the governing body for law students at Washburn University School of Law.

WSBA fall 2014

Membership:

Every Washburn law student is a Washburn Student Bar Association member.

 

Leadership:

The WSBA Executive Council is comprised of elected student representatives. Positions within WSBA’s Executive Council include:

(a) Executive Board comprised of the President, Vice President, Secretary, and Treasurer;

(b) Bar Association representatives comprised of the American Bar Association Representative, the Kansas Bar Association Representative, and the Communications Officer;

(c) 6 Representatives-at-Large;

(d) 7 Class Section Representatives;

(e) 4 Non-voting members, whose positions matriculate into voting members: Asst. Treasurer, Jr. American Bar Association Representative, Jr. Kansas Bar Association Representative, Barristers’ Ball Chair.

 

Purpose:

WSBA helps to create opportunities for Washburn law students by:

(1) allocating funding to WSBA-registered organizations;

(2) sponsoring various programs; and

(3) building relationships with the legal community, Topeka community, and other associations.

 

Responsibilities:

The WSBA Executive Council serves as the liasion between Washburn law students and our law school administration. The WSBA Executive Council’s duties include (but are not limited to):

(1) Serving as representatives for Washburn law students,

(2) Attending weekly meetings,

(3) Allocating funds to WSBA-registered organizations,

(4) Working with administration,

(5) Funding or sponsoring events, and

(6) Building relationships with other associations.