Lawyer Enrollment Page

Welcome to the Lawyer Enrollment Page


For lawyers licensed to practice in one of the states, territories, or possessions of the United States, ABA membership offers up-to-date news and information, career resources, and networking opportunities with other legal professionals.

To enroll, please fill out the fields below and submit your enrollment form.
Required fields are in bold.

If your firm/organization is part of the ABA's Group Program please talk to your Group administrator regarding enrollment.

Please tell us about yourself


Original Admission to Bar in United States (required)
(If you are not licensed to practice law in at least one of the states, territories, or possessions of the U.S., please use the Associate Application .)

  Yes, I am currently licensed to practice law in the United States, territories, or possessions.

By checking this box, you are certifying that you are licensed to practice law in the United States, territories, or possessions. We reserve the right to verify bar admission through the state licensing agency, as this is a requirement of ABA lawyer membership.

Date of Admission:

You are a New ABA member Former member

Please provide former ID# if known (this will help us in processing your application):

Practice Setting: Which setting best describes your working environment?
Private Practice In-House Counsel/Corporate Counsel
Government Law School
Judiciary Inactive
Legal Service Retired
Military Non-Law-related
How many attorneys are in your office ?

ABA Dues (required)

Years since original U.S. bar admission as
of January 1, 2013
Regular ABA Dues Rates Special ABA Dues Rates*
Less than one year FREE FREE
1 year $125 $100
2 years $135 $100
3 years $145 $100
4 years $155 $125
5 years $175 $125
6 years $210 $145
7 years $250 $145
8 years $275 $145
9 years $299 $145
10 years or more $399 $225
* Eligibility Statement for Special ABA Dues Rates
Yes, I qualify for special dues rates as I certify that I am (check one of the following):
A Judge
A Lawyer in Government
Legal/Public Service (Lawyers working for not-for-profit organizations who engage primarily in legal or policy based advocacy which assists low income persons.)
A Solo Practitioner in Private Practice

**Waivers of ABA membership dues are available to lawyers serving in combat zones. Dues waiver requests may be made by the member or by an individual authorized by the member. Membership dues will be re­activated upon the member’s release from combat­-zone duty. Call 1-800-285-2221 for more information.