Membership Benefits

When you join the Alameda County Bar Association, you will have the opportunity to:

  • NETWORK with attorneys and judges at annual receptions and smaller section socials.
  • KEEP CURRENT AND CONNECTED with our weekly blog, a biweekly e-newsletter, and other email blasts.
  • STAY SHARP with quality MCLEs in a variety of practice areas, offered at a significant discount to our members.
  • GAIN EXPERIENCE while serving the community by volunteering with the ACBA Volunteer Legal Services Corporation (VLSC).
  • GROW YOUR PRACTICE through the Lawyer Referral Service (LRS), Criminal Court Appointed Attorney Program (CAAP), and Fee Arbitration PRogram.
  • ENJOY EXCLUSIVE DISCOUNTS on professional resources, including insurance, financial planning, and other services to help busy legal professionals succeed!

ACBA members also enjoy special discounts on a variety of services to help attorneys thrive. Be sure to scroll down to get more information and find out how to start enjoying your member benefits! Log-in now to access these discounts.


INSURANCE SERVICES

 

GEICO - ACBA members can enjoy special discounts on GEICO's already-low car insurance rates. GEICO offers 24-hour customer service by phone and online for fast and fair claim handling. GEICO also boasts the highest financial stability rating in the industry. GEICO can also help you with insurance for your home or condo, motorcycle, boat, RV, personal umbrella protection service, and more.

MARSH AFFINITY - The ACBA is working with the State Bar of California and Marsh Affinity Group Services to provide members with direct access to the State Bar’s outstanding group insurance programs. The State Bar’s 200,000+ membership gives it superior buying power in negotiating favorable rates and coverage, and State Bar oversight committees composed of experts in the field make sure that the insurance products meet the needs and expectations of members.

MEYERS-STEVENS-MELLO - ACBA members receive discounts on a variety of dental, vision, disability, and life insurance options for law firms and solo practitioners.

 


FINANCIAL SERVICES

CATALYST FINANCIAL PLANNING & INVESTMENT MANAGEMENT CORPORATION - Catalyst provides fee-only financial planning, investment management, and fiduciary auditing serves to individuals, families, trusts, retirement plans, and nonprofit organizations. 

 

CHASE MANHATTAN MORTGAGE - Through their Corporate Affinity Programs, Chase wants to help you achieve and sustain home ownership. That's why they are offering members special home financing discounts of $500 toward closing costs, programs, and services.

 


TRAVEL AND TRANSPORTATION

BAYPORTER EXPRESS - ACBA members receive a $3.00-off coupon on transportation services through BayPorter Express.  The coupon does not apply to online reservations.

 

ENTERPRISE CAR RENTALS - ACBA members receive a 10% discount on the lowest retail rate at Enterprise, which is typically 20% less than competitors' rates. Discounts are available for business or personal use. Enjoy free pick-up and drop-off service for suburban city locations.

HERTZ CORPORATION - ACBA members receive up to a 10% discount on Hertz Rent-A-Car's already great rates. You must have a Hertz Member Savings Card to pick up the car. Click here to download and print your Hertz Member Savings Card. For reservations and information, click here.

PARK 'N FLY - ACBA members receive discounts off Park 'N Fly's already low rates when parking at Oakland International Airport and SFO.

PARK SFO - ACBA members receive free membership to Park SFO Club, valet parking at the self-parking rate, unlimited one-day free parking coupons, an additional 10% discount on parking stays of three days or longer, and a 10% discount on car wash and detailing services. 

 


SHOPPING AND LEISURE

CITYBLOOM - ACBA members receive a 20% discount on purchases from CityBloom, a full-service florist in Oakland with 50 years of combined experience. CityBloom offers a wide variety of California-grown fresh flowers, tropical and South American roses, and flowers imported from around the world, as well as plants, balloons, and gift baskets. Delivery is available throughout the Bay Area.

 

SERVICES FOR LEGAL PROFESSIONALS

ABA BOOKSTORE - Receive 15% off ABA publications at the ABA Bookstore.  Please note the discount does not apply to ABA CLE iPod products.

AIKEN WELCH COURT RERPORTERS - Aiken Welch has been serving the Bay Area since 1981. ACBA members are entitled to a waiver of the court reporter's daily diem—a $60-$120 savings! You'll also enjoy free use of a conference room for depositions using Aiken Welch, and a complimentary condensed CD with a  handy keyword index condensed transcript and when ever you purchase a transcript.
 

ATKINSON-BAKER, INC - ACBA members receive a discount. For more information, special rates, or to schedule, contact Robin Barca at 800-288-3375 or rbarca@depo.com, or visit www.depo.com. As one of the largest privately-owned court reporting firms in the U.S., Atkinson-Baker exemplifies a high standard for the legal industry and for their clients. They provide high quality litigation support and the finest court reporters nationwide—locally or out of town.

Client Conflict Check is fast, reliable, secure, easy to use and tailored to fit the specific needs of busy attorneys. The annual subscription rate is nominal for an entire firm and an unlimited number of staff can use the program without any additional cost. Learn more about the many features here.

 *ACBA Members receive a 10% lifetime discount on CCC services

*As long as Member remains in good standing with the ACBA and as long as Client Conflict Check, LLC maintains its member benefits program with ACBA in accordance with agreement terms.

COREVAULT - CoreVault provides online data backup and recovery services that are automated and centrally managed to help law firms protect critical data from disasters and conserve law firm electronic resources. Service features include special pricing for ACBA members, daily off-site backups, fully automated and centrally managed data replication to two private data centers, data compression and encryption at 256 bit AES, 24/7 restoration of single files and emails, regulatory compliance, continuous data protection, local storage for fast restore, and superior customer service.

DEADLINES ON DEMAND - Powered by CompuLaw, Deadlines On Demand ("DOD") is the premier legal calculation service on the web. DOD helps attorneys meet critical deadlines by providing reliable, rules-based deadlines on a pay-per-use basis. ACBA members receive three free searches, as well as a 25% discount off regular prices through 2010. Pre-discount prices range from $5 to $65 per search.

eLawAmerica - eLawAmerica, formerly TX Legal Payment Solutions, specializes in credit card processing for the legal industry. ACBA members enjoy discounted rates, complete trust account compliance, and a skilled group of people to teach you how to process credit and debit cards efficiently. Benefits include no application, start-up, or annual fees; free rate analysis of your current program; trust account compliance program downloaded to your PC or terminal at no charge; and 24/7 customer service.

ESQSITES123.COM - ACBA members are entitled to a 25% discount on legal website packages offered by EsqSites123.com, a nationally-recognized provider of affordable website development and hosting packages especially for lawyers. This benefit enables ACBA members to create and maintain their own websites using a template-based system. EsqSites123.com essentially bundles a graphic designer and computer programmer in one low price. No technical experience is needed, and prices start at just $99.

LEGAL BEAGLE - Since 1977, Legal Beagle has provided prompt, reliable service to the legal and insurance communities. ACBA members are entitled to a 10% discount on all services, including professional photocopying, deposition officer, and legal copy services for all jurisdictions including Workers Compensation Appeal Board. Click here for complete services listings.

LEXISNEXIS® - LexisNexis and the ACBA have partnered to provide valuable member benefit packages and pricing for attorneys in solo and small law firms. Solutions include website design, search engine marketing, research solutions, practice management systems and litigation services! Visit www.lexisnexis.com/bars/ to learn about your LexisNexis member benefit products and services. To discuss your firm’s unique needs, call 866-836-8116.

Two Minute Mobile - Two Minute Mobile can mobile-optimize your website with the information most important to your clients front and center—your phone number, your address, and your email address. To back up our brand promise, they offer a 30-day money back guarantee. For more information please visit www.twominutemobile.com

ACBA members receive an extra 20% discount on any purchase of Two Minute Mobile. 

WEST, A THOMSON REUTERS BUSINESS - West, a Thomson Reuters Business offers ACBA members specials discounts on publications.



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