The International Law Section invites all its members to join the International Bar Association for its 15th Anniversary Bar Leaders’ Conference in Vilnius, Lithuania. The event, including the sessions, will be dedicated to the history of the previous Bar Leaders’ Conference while looking at the future of the legal profession. The planned sessions include: (i) Independence of the legal profession and Bar Association – positive and negative trends in the regulation 2006-2020; (ii) The Bar Associations as guardians of the Rule of Law – old and new challenges 2006-2020; (iii) Core values and lawyers’ ethical rules – old and new challenges 2006-2020; (iv) Role of the Bar Association in training – have lawyers become better trained?; and (v) Bar Associations in crisis situations – experiences and lessons to learn 2006-2020. A special Gala Dinner will be held at the Palace of the Grand Dukes of Lithuania and on May 19, the Lithuanian Bar Association, host of the IBA Conference, will organize an international conference titled “Ensuring Client Privilege: Recent Challenges,” which all attendees of the 15th Anniversary Bar Leaders’ Conference are invited to attend. For a full program of the Conference, please follow this link.