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. We are excited to introduce you to the ACBA member benefits, including free CLE and free legal research.

Now, the return on your investment in your career is worth even more!

ACBA members get access to any of our on-site CLEs for Free!

This is HUGE! We’re proud to be the first local bar association to offer free CLE to our members

Network to get referrals, find a mentor, or find that perfect job!

Free legal research through Fastcase. That’s right, we said free!

From web services, case management, and legal research to doscounts on eDiscovery and evidence presentation services

Get your documents notarized with no hassle at the ACBA

The ACBA’s certified Lawyer Referral Service and the Court Appointed Attorneys Program are great ways to grow your practice

Join the ACBA

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!