Membership Pricing

At CLA, our attorney influencers advocate, champion, and design the future of law. Unlock exclusive benefits and elevate your career with CLA membership. We offer three plans so you can choose the one that suits you best.

Included with All Memberships

Your membership connects you to knowledge, resources, savings, and opportunities to help you grow your career. Keep enjoying these unique benefits with your CLA membership.

  • MCLE Content:
    • Live webinars
    • On-demand videos
    • Downloadable podcasts
    • Self-study articles
  • Unique and Exclusive:
    • Advocacy
    • Initiatives
    • CLA-wide committees
    • Career Center
    • Knowledge Hub
    • Section-specific benefits
  • Cost Savings:
    • 18 hours of free MCLE
    • 25% off entire MCLE catalog
    • Discounts to networking events and conferences
    • 10% off CEB books, onLAW titles, and libraries
    • Discounted products and services with CalBar Connect
    • Fastcase Legal Research (valued at $995/year)
  • News:
    • CLA practice area-specific print publications and journals
    • Print publications from selected Section(s)
    • Case alerts from selected Section(s)
    • eNews
  • Networking Events:
    • Conferences
    • Annual Meeting
    • Annual Gala
    • Local Mixers

Pick the Perfect Annual Plan

Join a statewide community of attorneys and other professionals who carry a wide array of expertise in many fields of law. All memberships are based on the calendar year.


Includes All Member Benefits, and these highlights:

Fastcase legal research platform ($995/year value

One MCLE monthly webinar every month ($1,170 value)

6.5 hours of self-study

Discounted rates on CLA-wide events and programs

Solo, small firm, and law practice management & technology content


All the benefits of the Introductory membership plan, plus:

Includes 1 Section of your choice ($40 value)

Receive content and access to events catered to your interests and practice areas

Access to Section-specific content

Discounted rates on Section-specific events and programs

Physical copies of Section publications sent directly to you

Opportunities to join practice area subcommittees and interest groups

Add additional Sections for $40 each


All the benefits of the Introductory membership plan, plus:

Access to all content across CLA and the Sections

Receive member rate on all events and programs

Online access to all Section publications

Learn about:
Student Memberships
Government Memberships

Membership FAQ

I used to be a member and want to join again. What steps do I need to take?

If you have an existing account on our calawyers website, sign into your account and follow these steps:

  1. Log into your existing account and navigate to the Account Center
  2. Click on ā€œComplete Member Registrationā€
  3. Add or edit information and complete your transaction.

If you do not have an existing account, please create an account on our page first. Please follow these steps:

  1. Create a CLA account:
  2. Navigate to the Account Center
  3. Click on ā€œComplete Member Registrationā€
  4. Add or edit information and complete your transaction.
Should I upgrade to an All-Access plan?

If you have five (5) or more sections, upgrading to the All-Access Plan will save you money and give you access to everything CLA has to offer – including digital access to ALL section publications! 

You can now sign up for this option on the CLA website:

  1. If needed, create an account on the CLA website:
  2. Make sure you are logged into the CLA website
  3. Access this page to purchase the All-Access membership:
I’m a law student. Which offering will work best for me?

You are currently and will remain able to join up to three Sections for free (the Standard membership). To take advantage of this offer today, join here

Will CLA offer any discounts?

CLA will offer discounts to members or prospective members employed by the government (at any levelā€”federal, state, municipal) and to individuals employed by nonprofit organizations. Get more information here: [Membership for Government Employees].

Does CLA offer complimentary membership to judges and judicial officers?

Yes, only with sign-ups directly on our website. However, if you would like to pay for your membership, there will be an option to do so.

Forgot Password

Enter the email associated with you account. You will then receive a link in your inbox to reset your password.

Personal Information

Select Section(s)

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