New Jersey State Bar Association - The voluntary Bar Association of New Jersey, serving members since 1899.

Become A Member

Join the New Jersey State Bar Association (NJSBA) and save time and money, connect with colleagues, get referrals, and keep up-to-date on issues affecting the legal profession.

NJSBA membership dues are calculated based on the year you were admitted to practice in the State of New Jersey.  Please see the following chart to select the proper annual dues category.

Year Admitted Private Practice, In-House Counsel Government Attorney Full-Time NJ Judges
2014 $75 $75 N/A
2010-2013 $150 $75 N/A
2009 & prior $255 $190 $225
  • Full-Time Military Attorney:  dues waived
  • Retired Attorney:  please contact Member Services 732-249-5000
  • Legal Administrator:  $100
  • Law Librarian, Paralegal/Legal Assistant:  $75
  • Law Student:  FREE MEMBERSHIP (includes Young Lawyers Division and one additional substantive law section)

New members save $25 on first year membership dues. Refer to VIP Code 0947 to get this special offer.


If you are a NEW MEMBER you must create an account before proceeding.

If you are REINSTATING YOUR MEMBERSHIP, please call Member Services 732-249-5000 to obtain a username and password.

Save time and money

Save up to 30% on NJICLE seminars and products, access Free online legal research, save up to 50% off everyday products and services  and get Free publications. Your membership practically pays for itself.

Connect with colleagues

The power of the State Bar Association network is one of the most popular reasons legal professionals join the NJSBA.  Connect with colleagues through the NJSBA's connected communities in CommunityNET for quick answers to tough questions, referrals, ideas, document sharing and more. Join a Section or Special Committee for an even greater experience.