Membership

ABA membership gives you access to technical resources, training, networking opportunities and expert guidance – everything legal professionals need to be successful.

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The American Bar Association builds the expertise of its members, protects the independence of the legal profession and advocates for justice in the United States and the world.

The Value of an ABA Membership

The ABA is committed to providing members with opportunities to enhance professional skills and resources to stay on top of current developments in the legal field.

Sharpen your practice

Sharpen your practice

Sharpen your practice with CLE courses led by national experts, technology training sessions.

Accelerate your career

Accelerate your career

Accelerate your career through our online national legal job board and career management resources.

Maintain your connection

Maintain your connection

Maintain your connection to national and global legal trends and legislative action through the ABA Journal and our Grassroots Advocacy Action Center.

Build your link

Build your link

Build your link to leaders through our online member directory

Save money

Save money

Save money through discounts on brand-name products and services plus member-only pricing at our online store of ABA books and CLE

Join Member Groups

Join Member Groups

Develop new skills, a voice in crafting legislation, and a nationwide referral network by joining one of more than 30+ Member Groups.

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The ABA is for Everyone

The ABA offers countless resources to lawyers, judges, law students and those who are interested in law-related issues.

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Claim your Membership

If you’re a new lawyer, law student, or an employee of a participating law firm, we may have an account with your name on it.

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