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Member Group Annual Dues

ABA Member Groups Dues Rates

Choose from over 35 ABA Member Groups and unlock top-tier CLE, peer-reviewed scholarly journals, curated content, practice-specific committees and more. The chart below outlines the annual dues for each ABA Member Group. Law Students may select up to 5 groups for free.

Annual Dues

ABA Member Group Dues
Administrative Law & Regulatory Practice
$60
Affordable Housing & Community Development Law
$50 
Air & Space Law
$40
Antitrust Law
$60
Business Law
$75
Center for Professional Responsibility
$100
Civil Rights & Social Justice
$45
Communications Law
$75
Construction Law
$75
Criminal Justice
$45
Dispute Resolution
$60*
Entertainment & Sports Industries
$75
Environment, Energy & Resources
$95
Family Law
$75
Franchising
$50
Government & Public Sector Lawyers Division
$60
Health Law
$65
Infrastructure & Regulated Industries
$60
Intellectual Property Law
$105 
International Law
$75
Judicial Division - Appellate Judges Conference
$50
Judicial Division - Lawyers Conference
$50
Judicial Division - National Conference of Administrative Law Judiciary
$50
Judicial Division - National Conference of Federal Trial Judges
$50
Judicial Division - National Conference of Specialized Court Judges
$50
Judicial Division - National Conference of State Trial Judges
$50
Labor & Employment Law
$75
Legal Education & Admissions to the Bar
$50
Litigation
$75
Public Contract Law
$60
Real Property, Trust & Estate Law
$95
Science & Technology Law
$60
State & Local Government Law
$60
Taxation
$105
Tort Trial & Insurance Practice
$65

* Membership in the Dispute Resolution member group is $55 for Affiliated Professionals

Included with your ABA Membership

Opt-In to the below Groups for FREE
Law Practice
FREE
Solo, Small Firm & General Practice
FREE
The following are auto-enrolled groups based on criteria below
Senior Lawyers Division
(Any ABA Member may join. Lawyer members who are 62+ and/or practicing law 37+ years will be auto-enrolled)
FREE
Young Lawyers Division
(Must be admitted to practice within past 5 years or be 36 years old or less)
FREE

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Membership Auto-Renewal

Enjoy Never-Ending Benefits! Choose Auto-Renew at checkout and enjoy uninterrupted access to exclusive member benefits. Enroll Today*

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*ABA Auto-Renew is only available to those with a current balance due.

Deduct Your Dues

You may be able to deduct up to 98% of your dues as a business expense on your U.S. taxes! Consult your tax advisor with any questions.

*The ABA estimates that 2% of your total ABA dues is allocated to ABA lobbying activities and therefore is not deductible. Membership dues are not deductible as a charitable contribution for income tax purposes.

Special Dues Programs

Discounted dues and auto-renew options are available to some qualifying members. Learn more about the Special Dues Program