Student Membership

The New York State Bar Association offers free membership to students who attend an ABA accredited law school.

Joining NYSBA is a smart investment for your future. Immediately upon joining, you have access to our:
Online Communities
Young Lawyers Section

Career Center
Lawyers in Transition Webcasts

To become a member and access these benefits, simply visit

Join one of our Sections for a special law student member rate!

Antitrust Law Section $15

Business Law Section $5

Commercial and Federal Litigation Section $20

Corporate Counsel Section $15

Criminal Justice Section FREE

Dispute Resolution Section $10

Elder Law and Special Needs Section $15

Entertainment, Arts and Sports Law Section $17.50

Environmental & Energy Law Section $17.50

Family Law Section $17.50

Food, Drug & Cosmetic Law Section $12.50

General Practice Section $5

Health Law Section $5

Intellectual Property Law Section $15

International Section $12.50

Labor and Employment Law Section $5

Local and State Government Law Section $15

Real Property Law Section FREE

Tax Section $12.50

Torts, Insurance and Compensation Law Section $5

Trial Lawyers Section $15

Trusts and Estates Law Section $5

Young Lawyers Section FREE