Legal Trade Associations

Legal

Continuing education, breaking news, networking opportunities - these represent only a few of the perks trade associations can offer their members. This section lists some of the leading legal professional organizations according to their disciplines, among them the Commercial Law League of America, the American Bar Association and the American Bankruptcy Institute.

Legal Trade Associations

American Bankruptcy Institute (ABI)

The largest multi-disciplinary, non-partisan initiative of its kind, ABI dedicates its energies to research and public education on bankruptcy and related issues. Established in 1982, its membership roll lists more than 11,000 lawyers, bankers, judges, lenders, academicians and other professionals in the field.

www.abiworld.org

American Bar Association
The American Bar Association is the largest voluntary professional organization worldwide. Consisting of 400,000 members, the ABA offers education, information and programs to attorneys, judges, the business community and the general public. One of its most critical functions is the accreditation of law schools.

www.abanet.org

American Immigration Lawyers Association

Affiliated with the American Bar Association, AILA offers members legal and professional education and services through its 36 chapters and more than 50 national committees. The organization's membership boasts over 10,000 attorneys and law professors who practice and teach immigration law, representing thousands of families seeking permanent residence in the U.S. The AILA likewise aids foreign students, entertainers, athletes and individuals seeking asylum, as well as U.S. businesses that employ highly skilled foreign workers.

www.aila.org

Commercial Law League of America

With a membership of more than 4,000 legal and financial professionals, the CLLA advocates in the both commercial law and bankruptcy disciplines, representing both creditor interests and businesses and individuals experiencing fiscal difficulties. The organization formed in 1895, making it one of the oldest and most respected of its genre.

www.clla.org

American Intellectual Property Law Association
www.aipla.org

American Law Institute
www.ali.org

American Association For Justice

Formerly the Association of Trial Lawyers of America
www.atlanet.org

American Academy of Estate Planning Attorneys

www.aaepa.com

American Civil Liberties Union

www.aclu.org

American Association of Law Libraries

www.aallnet.org

American Society For Pharmacy Law

www.aspl.org

American Society of International Law

www.asil.org

American Tort Reform Association (ATRA)

www.atra.org

Association of Attorney-mediators

www.attorney-mediators.org

Black Entertainment & Sports Lawyers Association

www.besla.org

The Council of Parent Attorneys and Advocates

www.copaa.net

Education Law Association

www.educationlaw.org

Environmental Law Institute

www2.eli.org

International Technology Law Association

www.itechlaw.org

National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys

www.naela.com

National Association of Consumer Bankruptcy Attorneys

www.nacba.org

National Association of Criminal Lawyers

www.criminaljustice.org

National Association of Patent Practitioners

www.napp.org

National Employment Lawyers Association

www.nela.org

National Lawyers Guild

www.nlg.org

Search
Search
Stocks headlines
Index Last Change
Dow 17094.32 7.69
Nasdaq 4468.28 -5.42
S&P 500 1987.70 0.69
NYSE 11036.66 12.76
AMEX 2793.14 -8.63
Input stock ticker 
Or company name