logo
gba
gba

Improving Justice

gba


Since 1978

Slide Image One GBA
GBA

Improving Justice

gba


Since 1978

Close


Narrow your search, by using filters in these specific sections


Click any of these sections below...




Upcoming Deadlines:

Attorney Position Available - The Law Office of Vanessa L. Williams, P.C.

News

The Law Office of Vanessa L. Williams, P.C. is seeking an attorney to fill an open position. Please see the announcement for further details.

Judge Arthur Barcinas Appointed as Part-Time Associate Justice of the Palau Supreme Court

News

(Hagåtña, Guam) – The President of Palau, Surangel S. Whipps, Jr., has tapped Judge Arthur Barcinas of the Superior Court of Guam to serve as part-time Associate Justice of the Palau Supreme Court, Trial Division.

Supreme Court of Guam Administrative Order No. ADM21-002 Re: COVID-19

News

Please find Administrative Order No. ADM21-002, Fourteenth Updated Order Relative to Court Operations Under Exigent Circumstances Related to COVID-19 (Coronavirus), which was filed on 2/19/2021.

Position Available - Guam Public Defender Services Corporation

News

The Public Defender Service Corporation (PDSC) will soon open its doors to assisting Guam’s elderly through a grant with the Department of Public Health & Social Services (DPHSS). As a part of the MOU between PDSC and DPHSS, we know that there may be instances where there may be a conflict between our office and the Manåmko’ we are to serve through this MOU. Consequently, we are inquiring if you are interested in taking any of the cases we may conflict out of. 

Free 2-Part Webinar Series - Elder Abuse, Feb. 18-19, 2021

News

"Futures Without Violence" and the National Council of Juvenile and Family Court Judges (NCJFCJ), in partnership with the Pacific Judicial Council (PJC), is pleased to offer a two-part *FREE* web workshop to help judges, lawyers, and stakeholders better identify and navigate issues of elder abuse in a variety of court hearings that may arise. 

District Court of Guam: General Order No. 21-0002 Re: COVID-19

News

Please see General Order 21-0002 signed by Chief Judge Tydingco-Gatewood. The Court will execute a phased approach (Court Condition of Readiness 2 also known as CCOR 2), to the reopening of the courthouse to the public and will be open from 12:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. for walk-in services starting Thursday, January 28, 2021.

Retirement Announcement - Mr. Joaquin C. Arriola

News

Please see the attached retirement announcement for GBA Member, Mr. Joaquin C. Arriola, founder of the Arriola Law Firm.  Attorney Arriola is an inspiration to us all, as his hard work, commitment and dedication are a testament to a very successful 67 years in the practice of law.  

All Judiciary of Guam Facilities Open to the Public - January 19, 2021

News

The Supreme Court of Guam issued Administrative Order No. ADM21-001, Thirteenth Updated Order Relative to Court Operations Under Exigent Circumstances Related to COVID-19 (Coronavirus), which was filed on Monday, January 18, 2021.

 

 

 

MEMBERS’ DIRECTORY

View information about our valuable members through a comprehensive directory.

View Directory
gba

LAWYER REFERRAL SERVICE

Looking for an attorney? Browse through our referral service.

View Attorneys
gba

ETHICS COMPLAINTS

If you have ethics related questions or concerns, you can take action.

More Info
gba

CAREER OPPORTUNITIES

We have posted current job openings for your convenience.

More Info
gba

The Guam Bar Association is...

The Guam Bar Association (GBA) is an integrated bar, established by Guam law as a public body corporate. Its purposes are to improve the administration of justice and the standards of the legal profession, encourage higher and better education of its members, assist in the admission and discipline of its members and in the formulation and administration of measures to prevent the unauthorized practice of law, and assume such other responsibilities and duties as the Supreme Court of Guam may from time to time determine.

42

Years

400

CURRENT MEMBERS