No Fees for CLE’s

Welcome to Inclusive Membership

For our 1,500 members, membership in the Alameda County Bar Association brings educational opportunities, networking events, professional development, and a chance to lead and shape the legal community in Alameda County.  We have free CLE programs and benefits that apply to a range of legal professionals, from judges and attorneys, to paralegals and law students.

By joining any of our twelve practice area sections, members have invitations to social networking events, plus the opportunity to make their voices and opinions heard.

We listened to you, and we’ve made some major changes over the year. We are excited to introduce you to the new ACBA member benefits, including free CLE and free legal research. Now, the return on your investment in your career is worth even more!

Free CLE and more: welcome to inclusive membership


Join us to:

SOCIALIZE with attorneys and judges at annual receptions and smaller section socials.

BECOME A LEADER by joining a section you have the opportunity to serve on the Executive Committee and plan MCLE programs, networking events, and other activities throughout the year.

KEEP CURRENT AND CONNECTED with our monthly e-newsletter, a weekly MCLE digest, email blasts and yearly printed magazine A Year in Review.

STAY SHARP with quality free CLE in a variety of practice areas, or share your knowledge as a speaker.

GAIN EXPERIENCE while serving the community by volunteering with the ACBA Volunteer Legal Services Corporation (VLSC).

GROW YOUR PRACTICE and your credibility through the Lawyer Referral Service (LRS), Criminal Court Appointed Attorney Program (CAAP), and gain exposure by being listed on our Online Membership Directory.

ENJOY EXCLUSIVE DISCOUNTS on professional resources, including insurance, financial planning, and other services to help busy legal professionals succeed!



Free CLE

For more information on the free CLE the ACBA offers, please visit our calendar of events.

Free Legal Research: Fastcase

For more information on how to access your free Fastcase account, please visit the ACBA blog.

Check out the rest of our member benefits here