Membership for Government Employees

From the very beginning, CLA has been fully invested in maximizing our impact on the California legal community and profession. It’s what pushed us to pack as much value as possible into our membership.

You can choose from 3 plans:

  • The Introductory membership plan is for members who want a simpler offering. It includes access to CLA-wide benefits.
  • The Standard membership plan includes access to 1 Section of your choice. New with the Standard membership plan: add additional Sections for only $30 each!
  • The All-Access membership plan is for members who want it all. Be a part of CLA and access all 17 Sections.

If you have any questions or concerns, please do not hesitate to contact us at info@calawyers.org.

View all of the details about each membership offering below:

Choose the membership plan that’s right for you

As the largest, established network for California attorneys, CLA provides a platform for you to make meaningful connections and to increase your visibility.

Introductory
$70

Join a statewide community of attorneys and other professionals who carry a wide array of expertise in many fields of law.
Top features
Free access to the Fastcase legal research platform (valued at $995/year)
6.5 free hours of self-study MCLE credit
Solo, small firm, and law practice management & technology content

Standard
$100

Receive content and access to events catered to your interests and practice areas. Includes 1 Section of your choice.
All the benefits of the Introductory membership plan, and:
Access to Section-specific content and events
Physical copies of Section publications sent directly to you
Opportunities to join practice area subcommittees and interest groups
Add additional Sections for $30 each

All-Access
$300

Membership to all 17 Sections. Includes electronic access to all benefits.

All the benefits of the Introductory membership plan, and:
Access to all content and events across CLA and the Sections
Online access to all Section publications

What’s included in all of the membership plans

  • Access to the latest legal content
  • 6.5 free hours of self-study MCLE credit
  • MCLE: continuing education catalog
  • Member pricing for CLA flagship events and conferences
  • Solo, small firm, and law practice management & technology content & events
  • Digital Publication and CLA eNews
  • Fastcase legal research tool (valued at $995/year)
  • Practice area-specific publications and journals
  • Career Center
  • Advocacy – CLA is the voice for the legal profession
  • Initiatives – Access to Justice; Diversity, Equity & Inclusion; Civics Engagement & Outreach
  • Up-to-date California legislation tracking
  • Online Community
  • Networking opportunities
  • CLA Member Only Discounts
  • Volunteer and speaking opportunities
  • CLA-wide committees
  • Pro bono opportunities
  • Awards
  • Health and wellness opportunities

Compare the three types of membership plans

Introductory
$70

  • Access all CLA-wide benefits

Standard
$100

  • Access to all CLA-wide benefits
  • Membership to one Section of your choice
  • Add additional Sections for $30 each
  • Print publications from selected Section(s)
  • Case alerts from selected Section(s)
  • eNews
  • Section-specific standing committees and interest groups
  • Practice area-specific advocacy

All-Access
$300

  • Access to all CLA-wide benefits
  • Access to all 17 sections!
  • Online access to all publications in a digital format
  • All case alerts
  • eNews
  • Section-specific standing committees and interest groups
  • Practice area-specific advocacy

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

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