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, and you can GO PREMIUM ($25) for extra benefits. Here’s what you get:
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.
Quimbee Study Aids
Access three months of law school study resources.
Save on Bar Prep - PREMIUM ONLY
The ABA works with the best bar prep companies to offer ABA members exclusive discounts and special access.
Save up to $50 on West Academic Casebooks & Study Guides - PREMIUM ONLY
Save $25 on $50 purchases or $50 on $100 purchases of casebooks and study guides.
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.
Legal Ethics Bundle - PREMIUM ONLY
Free Model Rules eBook, a Quimbee legal ethics course outline, and discounts on print Model Rules.
Practical Skills Competitions - PREMIUM ONLY
Hone the skills you'll use as a practitioner.
Before the Bar Blog
Advice, breaking news, announcements and more for law students.
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.