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ABA International Full-Firm Membership

Enroll all your firm or legal department lawyers as ABA Members for a discounted flat rate and become an ABA Full Firm Member.

Enroll all your firm or legal department lawyers as ABA Members for a discounted flat rate and become an ABA Full Firm Member.

Together, we strengthen lawyers, the profession, and our justice system.

Market Access Abroad For U.S. Attorneys

Market access abroad for U.S. attorneys and law firms is an important issue for the American Bar Association. The ABA is actively working to support the ability of U.S. firms to establish offices overseas and to associate freely with foreign lawyers and law firms. In pursuit of this goal, the ABA regularly communicates and consults with the Office of the U.S. Trade Representative (USTR) and the Department of Commerce on legal services-related issues in ongoing multilateral and bilateral trade negotiations.

Transatlantic Trade And Investment Partnership

As the U.S. and the European Union negotiate this potential Free Trade Agreement, the ABA has engaged in a multi-year dialogue with representatives of the Council of Bars and Law Societies of Europe (CCBE) to exchange views on market access issues in our respective jurisdictions. The ABA is engaged in ongoing efforts to inform USTR and the Department of Commerce about barriers currently faced by U.S. lawyers and law firms seeking to provide services in the EU and to discuss potential objectives for the negotiations.

ABA International Full Firm Membership

In addition, the ABA offers international full firm memberships to law firms outside of the U.S., including the U.K., EU and other international jurisdictions. These memberships include many benefits and reduced membership rates when you enroll all of your attorneys as ABA members.

Membership Benefits Include:

  • Access to the Free CLE Member Benefit Library with more than 700 titles covering a broad range of practice areas. Available in many convenient formats, our CLE library is included with membership for all your lawyers !
  • Receive exclusive content from the Law Practice and General Practice Divisions included with membership on an opt-in basis.
  • ABA content (articles, digests, audio/video, etc.) will be tailored to your members’ interests and delivered to them through multiple channels based on their preference.
  • Concierge service from dedicated ABA staff available to the firm’s lawyers to assist them in making the most of their ABA membership.
  • 30% discount off the regular price of ABA’s MCLE Accreditation Service for programs the firm may produce.

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ABA International Law Section

The ABA International Law Section serves as the gateway between international legal practitioners in the U.S. and those practicing around the globe. For more information on joining the International Law Section, please visit: https://www.americanbar.org/groups/international_law/

The 2024 ABA ILS Fall Conference in London, UK is Set for November 13-15!
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