ACBA Dues Schedule

Your ACBA membership gives you access to free CLE, free legal research, and discounts on law practice management. We’re proud to report that your investment in your career is now worth even more! Check out our Member Benefits page for more details.

Partner Bar Membership Discounts

The Alameda County Bar Association is proud to honor the relationships we’ve built over the years with our fellow local bar associations, and to promote further collaboration, we’re partnering with the following organizations to offer a discount. The ACBA will offer a 50% discount* on new ACBA membership to the following organizations:

  • Asian American Bar Association of the Greater Bay Area
  • Asian American Criminal Trial Lawyers Association
  • California Association of Black Lawyers 
  • Charles Houston Bar Association
  • Filipino Bar Association of Northern California
  • South Asian Bar Association 
  • Vietnamese American Bar Association of Northern California
  • Women Lawyers of Alameda County
  • East Bay La Raza
  • Alameda Contra Costa County Trial Lawyers Association
  • East Alameda County Bar Association
  • Alameda County Family Law Attorneys
  • East Bay Trusts and Estates Lawyers

*Must not have been an ACBA member in the last 3 years

New members: Create your account online here, and select partner bar membership at checkout.

Former members: Contact the ACBA Membership Assistant at

ACBA 2021 Membership Dues

Questions about the ACBA dues schedule? Contact the Membership Assistant at or by calling (510) 302-2201.

Membership Type Dues
New Admittee/Law Students
Year 1
Year 2
Year 3
Year 4
Year 5
Year 6
Year 7
Year 8
Year 9
Year 10
Year 11+
Nonprofit, Judicial, Government Attorney, Nonpracticing Attorney
We now have three easy ways to pay 

Here you can learn more about each service we provide, and select which one fits you. After you selected the service, feel free to contact us for further details.

Auto Renewal

Manage your bar membership just like your Netflix subscription. Sign up for annual auto renewal and you will receive a notice at least 15 days in advance of your automatic renewal. You can sign-up or un-enroll at any time through your member portal.

Member Portal

Installment Option

Pay dues in monthly installments. We understand lump payments can be tough to carry on tight budgets! Contact Hadassah Hayashi to learn more or to take advantage.

Payment Plan Form

Sustaining Member

For $500 (in addition to your regular dues) you get:
• Sponsorship of one MCLE program – your name and company logo listed as sponsor on opening page and thank you recognition announcement at beginning of program.
• Member Interview or article in one e-newsletter (meet our members section) cross posted on our blog
• Name and company recognition on new sustaining member webpage with live link back to your website
• Optional add on only available through this sponsorship: Gift all the benefits of ACBA membership to a friend at a fraction of the cost. Pay for a friend to join the ACBA at 50% off!
Available only to ACBA members. For more info contact