Our Mission

  • We are the authoritative voice of advocates within the justice system
  • We attract members who are or aspire to be part of a community of best advocates
  • We are committed to being an organization that is diverse and inclusive
  • We are an organization that is committed to providing members of all levels of experience with opportunities for mentoring, networking and collegiality, including special opportunities for young advocates
  • We provide a dynamic platform for the discussion and exchange of ideas among members across regional boundaries
  • We focus on performance-based skills training and signature advocacy-education programs
  • We are committed to giving back to the community, including through pro bono services
  • We are committed to open, transparent, accountable and financially prudent governance of the Society which supports the achievement of our vision