Why join? The American Bar Association is the voice of the legal community, offering career-building opportunities, advocating for the profession, and promoting the rule of law world-wide. ABA membership gives law students tools and resources to help them succeed in school and beyond. ABA members get access to benefits, perks, and discounts you can’t get anywhere else.
The best part … membership is FREE for law students. Join Today!
ABA membership sets law students like you on the right career path as you start your legal career. Sign-up for your free membership.
ABA Job Board
Jumpstart your career with ABA’s Legal Career Central jobs listings and career resources.
Internships & Clerkships
Search internships and clerkships available through the ABA.
Legal Career Quiz
Start the career exploration process and identify some directions you may be leaning.
ABA Career Advice Live
This ABA Career Central program gives law students access to live career advice from industry experts.
It's not just a cliché. Getting ahead in a legal career is all about who you know. The ABA is the largest national legal association in the world, with endless opportunities to connect and network with law students, experienced attorneys, judges, and other legal professionals. What are you waiting for? Join now.
Join 5 Free ABA Groups
Learn how to excel in a specialty area of legal practice, choose your five groups for free.
Enjoy exclusive rates at ABA events throughout the country.
Lawyer and Student Connections
Connect exclusively with the prominent ABA lawyers.
Student Leadership Opportunities
There are hundreds of leadership positions in the ABA for law students.
Perks and Discounts
With association membership comes exclusive deals, perks, discounts, and other benefits for members. As an ABA law student member, you're eligible for the same ABA Advantage programs privileges as attorney members ... plus a few special programs just for law students.
Access 6-months of law school study resources.
Bar Review Discount
Stay tuned for more on bar review discounts for ABA members. Coming Soon...
Brooks Brothers Discount
Look your best for your big interview with a Brooks Brothers discount.
Law students are eligible for the same members-only discounts as lawyers through ABA Advantage.
Training and Education
Joining the ABA can help make you a better lawyer. No organization offers more specialized legal programming, online content, and in-person events to help law students learn new skills and lawyers learn vital skills and hone their craft.
Student Lawyer Magazine
Our flagship publication is delivered four times a year, for members only.
Before the Bar Blog
Advice, breaking news, announcements and more for law students.
Practical Skills Competitions
Hone the skills you'll use as a practitioner.
Law Student Podcast
Hear about the issues that affect law students.