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Join or Renew your individual membership ONLINE.  The Membership Year runs for 12 months from and including the month of payment.

Learn more about USMBA’s History, Purpose, and Membership Benefits.

If you would like  to download the membership application form, please download it here.

USMBA INDIVIDUAL MEMBERSHIPS

Licensed Attorney in Practice LESS than 1 Year U.S. $150
Licensed Attorney in Practice MORE than 1 Year U.S. $175
Full-Time: Government Employees, Judges and Academics U.S. $50
Law Student/Annual Dues U.S. $25

 

USMBA LAW FIRM/CORPORATE MEMBERSHIPS NOW AVAILABLE

The USMBA is pleased to announce that, in addition to the above membership categories available and which will continue to be available, Silver and Gold memberships for law firms and corporate legal departments are now available. The dues and benefits for each of these new membership categories are as follows.

Silver membership - $1,500 per year:

Silver members receive all of the basic benefits of individual members plus the following additional Silver benefits:

  1. six annual memberships
  2. one free registration for the USMBA annual conference, including all ticketed events;
  3. if a firm/corporation signs up for a law firm/corporate membership on or before July 1st and that firm/corporation has current individual members and switches to a firm membership, up to six members [including previously enrolled members] will have their membership year run for 12 months including the month in which the firm enrolls to become a firm member;
  4. the firm is to designate the firm representative with whom the USMBA will correspond;
  5. the firm is to designate the six members of the firm[inclusive of the firm representative] who are to be listed as members of the USMBA, be placed on committees, and receive the USMBA newsletter;
  6. law firm/corporate member will be listed on the USMBA website, in the newsletter, and in the annual conference and regional/mini conference materials;
  7. will be recognized as a group at the USMBA annual meeting lunch.

Gold membership - $2,500 per year:

Gold members receive all of the basic benefits of individual members, plus all of the benefits of Silver members, plus the following additional Gold benefits:

  1. Individual recognition at the USMBA annual meeting lunch
  2. One guest pass for companion for all ticketed events at the USMBA annual conference (but not the conference registration)
  3. One representative from the firm will be invited to attend all USMBA Board meetings in which committee chairs are also invited to participate;
  4. One representative from the firm will be invited to attend any USMBA organized by invitation only private receptions for dignitaries in which all Board members are invited
  5. Gold members will receive a 10% rebate for any fees paid by the firm for a job posting on the USMBA Career Center
  6. A link will be posted from USMBA website to the firm/corporate home page.

To sign up for a Silver or Gold law firm/corporate membership, download the Law Firm/Corporate Membership Application on behalf of your organization.  Each individual that you want covered by this firm/corporate membership must also fill out and submit an Individual Membership Application. 

USMBA LAW SCHOOL MEMBERSHIPS NOW AVAILABLE

The USMBA is pleased to announce that, in addition to the membership categories previously available and which will continue to be available, institutional memberships for law schools are now available. The dues and benefits for law school membership are as follows:

Law School Institutional Membership - $500 per year:

Professor(s) and law students covered by the law school institutional membership receive all of the basic benefits of individual members plus the law school receives the following additional benefits:

  • ten law student memberships

  • one full time professor membership

  • establishment of a USMBA Law School Chapter [from and after the date of the establishment of the Law School membership category for a law school to have a student chapter of the USMBA it must be an institutional member of the USMBA]

  • the membership year runs for twelve(12) months including the month in which the law school enrolls to become an Institutional member

  • the law school is to designate the faculty member who will be the representative of the law school with whom the USMBA will correspond and that person will be covered by faculty membership included in the Institutional membership

  • the law school is to designate the ten students of the law school who are to be listed as members of the USMBA, be placed on committees, and receive the USMBA newsletter

  • at such USMBA events where there is a difference listed for USMBA members and non-USMBA members, the first ten students and the first full time professor from the law school that register for the event will be treated as USMBA members whether or not they are the same persons listed as members for purposes of receiving the USMBA newsletter and serving on committees

  • Law School Institutional members will be listed on the USMBA website, in the newsletter, and in the annual conference and regional/mini conference materials

  • will be recognized as a group at the USMBA annual meeting lunch

  • Law School Institutional members will receive a 10% rebate for any fees paid by the law school for a job posting on the USMBA Career Center

  • A link will be posted from the USMBA website to the law school home page.

To sign up for a Law School Institutional membership please fill out and submit the Law School Membership Application on behalf of your organization.  Each individual that you want covered by this law school membership must also fill out and submit an Individual Membership Application.  For questions concerning Law School membership please contact the USMBA via e-mail at info@usmexicobar.org.