During 2011, the PBA is accepting its Charter Affiliated Members.
The new Affiliated Membership category is open exclusively to the following professionals:
- Pennsylvania magisterial district judges
- Court administrators
- Law firm administrators.
Affiliated members benefit from the many programs, activities and services the PBA provides its lawyer members, including the following:
||Resources about development and trends in the law, including the award-winning The Pennsylvania Lawyer magazine, the scholarly The Pennsylvania Bar Association Quarterly and a host of other print and electronic publications
||Access to meetings and conferences held by PBA sections and committees to build knowledge and collegiality.
||Free legal research using the powerful LexisNexis online tool, InCite, available exclusively to Pennsylvania Bar Association members (This benefit alone can save members hundreds of dollars each year.).
||Law office management support, including one-on-one consultation regarding best management and technology practices.
||PBA Preferred Partners offer members discounts on car rentals, clothing, computers, credit card services, data storage, express shipping, insurance, magazine subscriptions, office equipment and supplies, payroll services, teleconferencing services and more.
For additional details about the many cost- and time-saving products and services offered to Affiliated Members, see Your Guide to Pennsylvania Bar Associationís Benefits and Services.
Read the bylaws creating the Affiliated Membership category and committee appointments and voting restrictions.