Membership & Benefits


A membership that moves you forward

As the largest national association for legal professionals, the Canadian Bar Association delivers what you need to thrive in your career and to navigate life changes. Whether you’re just starting out, looking to grow or well established, the CBA can help you get to the next level.

Be Balanced

Benefit from lawyer assistance programs that address personal and professional challenges to help lawyers lead health, happy lives.

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Have your voice heard. Influence important policy changes within the legal profession and contribute to the future of the legal practice in Canada.

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Attend purposeful networking opportunities that enable you to build lasting connections within and outside your area of practice, from coast to coast to coast.

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Access valuable professional and career development resources, as well as the latest trends, information on courts and governments, business and tech solutions, and practice management resources.

Become A Member

Get more from your Membership

We keep our finger on the pulse of the legal profession, both nationally and internationally, and respond when needed. CBA Sections, professional development and latest news are all here for you. As a CBA member, you can make your mark by:

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Building your leadership skills and profile

Enhance your skills and develop new ones to establish yourself as a thought leader in your field of practice.

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Networking with leaders across Canada

Build a network of legal professionals who can provide guidance and insight for your career.

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Contributing to the future of the profession

Have a voice at the table. Influence important policy changes and ensure issues that matter to you are heard by those in power.

Get more exclusive savings from your membership

The CBA offers more than just a membership. Get access to discounts, special offers and additional career resources when you become a member.

The CBA Advantage Program offers exclusive member savings on everyday products and services. Explore the benefits and savings included with your membership.

Are you an in-house counsel, corporate lawyer or government lawyer? Your CBA membership automatically enrolls you in the Canadian Corporate Counsel Association (CCCA).

Have questions about a CBA membership?