California Young Lawyers Association


Networking and Connection

• Access to special events, including the Annual Meeting, Membership Receptions, and the Solo Small Firm Summit
• Networking events to build your connections and book of business

Educational and Practice Support

• High quality educational programs on career development, work/life balance, ethics and wellness
• Low-cost CLE credits and education programs, including discounts on select programs and webinars from all 16 CLA Sections
• Access to primary legal research via Fastcase and discounts on professional services and products

Leadership Opportunities and Visibility

• Leadership and volunteer opportunities, including the opportunity to serve on the CYLA statewide Executive Committee
• Public speaking and writing opportunities
• Awards to recognize outstanding contributions of new lawyers

CLA Sections Provide Lawyers with

• High quality educational programs featuring leading experts in your field
• First rate periodic journals, handbooks, and definitive legal reports
• Electronic updates including cutting-edge legislative developments, case alerts, case studies, and practice tips

Complimentary CLA Section Membership

First Year State Bar admitted attorneys are eligible for complimentary CLA membership (up to a $150 value). Get started by creating an account on the CLA website.

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Personal Information

Select Section(s)

CLA Membership is $99 and includes one section. Additional sections are $99 each.