Membership in the ALA is open to legal administrators and other legal management professionals employed in private law firms, corporate and government legal departments, and educational institutions.
Membership in the International organization is required to participate in the New York City Chapter. Click here to complete the national application.
Legal administrators, regardless of the title by which that individual is recognized within his or her organization, engaged in the management of a legal organization as defined below.
International Affiliate Members
International affiliate membership is available to legal administrators who are engaged in the management of legal organizations outside of the United States and Canada.
Associate membership is available for those individuals who are interested in legal administration, who do not meet the criteria for regular or international affiliate membership, who are practicing lawyers, management services of the types described in (1) (01)-(05) to no more than three legal organizations, retired and unemployed legal administrators, and full-time teachers law-related disciplines and students in law-related studies at institutions of higher, and bar association executives.