Welcome to Member Registration
Our membership drive for 2017 has started!
If you'd like to sign up online, please follow the steps below. If you'd like to fill out a paper application, download it here.
The ACBA offers several types of membership. Please select the membership type that best fits you:
Special Category | Become part of a distinguished group, committed to the science of jurisprudence, the promotion of reforms in law, the facilitation of the administration of justice, the elevation of the standards of integrity, honor and courtesy in our profession and the cherishing of the spirit of collegiality among its members. A sustaining member roster is included in the Court of Appeals program as well as the March newsletter.
Sustaining Membership $175
Members of the Bar of the State of New York in good standing that reside or practice in the County of Albany. Any members of the bar of New York State or any other state in good standing are eligible to become members having all the privileges except that of voting and of holding office. Dues are based on years of admission to the bar.
Membership 5+years $145
Membership <5 years $95
Any law student in good standing in a law school accredited by the American Bar Association and not admitted to practice is entitled to all privileges of the Association, except for voting and holding office. Law school membership shall cease at the end of the calendar year when the law student ceases to be enrolled or upon graduation.
Law Student Membership $10
Special Offer | Recent law school graduates are granted a FREE membership to the ACBA for the balance of the calendar year.
Please contact our office for more information | (518) 445-7691 x116.
Special Category | For those lawyers who have been active members of the ACBA for 20 or more years and are no longer actively practicing.
Non-Member Lawyer | For those attorneys wishing to register for programming but not becoming an ACBA member at this time.
Legal Secretary/Paralegal | For those employed or working under the direction an active member of the ACBA. Eligible for all the benefits of membership except for voting and holding office.
Business | For businesses interested in supporting and working with the ACBA membership.
Event Attendee/Non-Member | For non-attorneys wishing to register for programming.