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Lawyers enjoy universal CBA membership

As an Articling Student, you can jump-start your career right now with a special reduced fee of $116*. Join today and you'll save $58.

That's 33% off!

Try out the CBA with a special reduced fee. Join today and you'll save 33%:

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  • Meaningfully engage with like-minded colleagues and mentors in a variety of ways – by region, by interest, or by practice type. Create your own tailored networks through unique National and Branch Sections, including the dynamic Young Lawyers Section.
  • Boost your connections with various networking opportunities, including conferences and social events like our Midwinter Meeting, February 6-8 in Saint John.
  • Fill up on more than 50 hours of complimentary professional development programming, like the Savvy Lawyer Series.
  • Merge your voice with others to advocate on topics like Access to Justice, Lawyer Wellness and more.

Learn more about what is available the CBA.

By joining today, you'll be entered in our weekly draws for next year's membership.* The sooner you join, the more chances to win!

First draw: Mon, Jan 20 Congratulations to Ben Cowley from Ontario!

*Weekly draws to win your 2020-2021 membership:

No purchase required. Contest begins on January 13, 2020 at 12:00 a.m. PST and ends on February 28, 2020 at 11:59 p.m. PST. There are a total of seven prizes available to be won, each being the membership fees (inclusive of GST) for a one-year membership term commencing on September 1, 2020 and ending on August 31, 2021 (the “Membership Term”) with the branch of The Canadian Bar Association (the “CBA”) associated with the Canadian province or territory in which the winner is licensed to practice law or in which the winner is articling or completing his or her Bar Admissions course as part of the province’s or territory’s law society or bar admission program (provided that if there is more than one applicable province or territory, the winner may choose the applicable province or territory) for the following membership types only: Regular, New Lawyer/Intermediate, or Articling/Bar AD Student (the “Membership Types”). Approximate retail value of each prize ranges from $174.00 to $651.00 depending on the winner’s applicable CBA branch and Membership Type (e.g. NU - Articling/Bar AD Student: $182.70; NU - New Lawyer: $266.18; NU - Regular: $572.25; PEI - Articling/Bar AD Student: $200.10; PEI - New Lawyer: $291.52; PEI - Regular: $626.75; AB - Articling/Bar AD Student: $216.09; AB - New Lawyer: $316.27; AB - Regular: $683.55). Skill-testing question required. Open to legal residents of Canada, excluding Quebec, who: (1) are natural persons who are 19 years old or older; (2) were not members of any branch of the CBA between September 1, 2020 and January 12, 2020; (3) qualify for membership with the CBA in one of the Membership Types at the time of entry and will qualify for membership with the CBA in one of the Membership Types during the Membership Term. Odds of winning depend on number of eligible entries received before contest closes and number of remaining prizes. One entrant will be selected as a potential winner of one prize at 12:00 p.m. PST on each of the following dates: January 20, 2020; January 27, 2020; February 3, 2020; February 10, 2020; February 18, 2020; February 24, 2020 and March 2, 2020. Limit one entry per entrant. See the full rules and entry details.