The Chittagong District Bar Association was established on 23 March 1893 by 17 eminent lawyers. The Association was being governed by its rules made in several times till the acceptance of its constitution on 29 November 1995. It was amended several times and the last amendment was on 3 January 2013.It has two organs, namely:
a) General Body composed of 3751 learned members and
b) Executive Committee composed of 8 office bearers and 10 members who are elected by its General Body.
CDBA at a Glance
Total Members : 3751
Enrolled in the High Court : 465
Enrolled in Judge Court : 3286
Voters in the Election 2014 : More than 2800