February 01, 2019


Membership for law students in the ABA and the Health Law Section is free. For any aspiring health lawyer, membership in the Health Law Section is essential.

In addition, please consider a student organization affiliation. The student organization affiliation is FREE and beneficial to new and established organizations as a way for staying in touch with other student health law organizations nation-wide and to compare and discuss upcoming events and activities.

If you have any questions about membership, please contact Carol Simmons, Associate Director, at carol.simmons@americanbar.org or 312-988-5631.

Individual Student Membership

Benefits of individual student membership include:

  • Access to all Health Law Section webinars, Free for law students
  • Networking opportunities, including membership in up to three practice area interest groups
  • Award, writing and scholarship opportunities
  • Access to the career center, including the health law job bank, and career panel discussions
  • Reduced rates for conference attendance
  • Subscriptions to the bi-monthly Health Lawyer, monthly eSource and weekly HLbytes

Join the Health Law Section by clicking here, or by contacting the ABA Service Center at 800-285-2221.

Student Competitions

Find out more information about the Health Law Section's  law student writing competitions and scholarships.