Member Benefits

As an attorney, you face difficult challenges every day. You work hard to improve the lives of your clients and help them confront and resolve their personal dilemmas and cope with loss and change. In addition to membership in the Pennsylvania Bar Association, your Bar Association membership entitles you to a wide variety of benefits and special offers that range from business services that save you time and money, to publications and programs that can help advance your career.

LEHIGH COUNTY COURTHOUSE: ID Cards for easy access to the Courthouse.

ST LUKE’S FITNESS & SPORTS PERFORMANCE-Save up to 20% per Month on Fitness Pricing.  All 4 locations, Allentown, Bethlehem, Easton and Phillipsburg. Monthly Membership includes: Unlimited Gym Use, Personal Training, Group Fitness Classes, Complimentary Towel Service & more.  Just tell St Luke’s Front Desk staff you are a BALC member to sign up.

THE TOM JAMES COMPANY: Free Wardrobe Consultation & Free alterations on Your First Order.  Contact your local representative, Tannar Urban at 610-428-6922 or t.urban@tomjames.com to set up your appointment!

LEHIGH VALLEY STYLE MAGAZINE: All members enjoy a complimentary 1-year subscription to Lehigh Valley Style magazine.

PENNSYLVANIA BAR ASSOCIATION: Included in BALC Full Membership and offers legislative lobbying, state publications, seminars, service discounts and access to online free legal research tools. Visit https://www.pabar.org/site/For-Lawyers/Benefits for a complete listing of benefits.

MC IT – Technology Managed: With MC IT, small and medium-sized law firms have the capability to implement proactive and efficient IT services and data security measures. MC IT provides dynamic and scalable frameworks to help you reach maximum performance and efficiency. MC IT is offering complimentary consultations as well as FREE on-boarding services when contracted. ($500 Value) Contact Chris Morganelli directly.

    • E: Chris@MCLVIT.com
    • P: (610)248-6138
    • W: MCLVIT.com

 

YOUR NEIGHBORHOOD DRY CLEANER: 30% off your first order.  Contact Barry at 484-274-5737.

LAWYER REFERRAL SERVICE: Increase client base & income!  Over 1,500 referrals annually.  (Participation is optional.) 610-433-6204 x 22

CONTINUING LEGAL EDUCATION (CLE) DISCOUNT: Discounted admission AND three (3) five dollar discount coupons to be used for BALC Seminars throughout the calendar year. Coupons sent once membership renewal is processed.

PENNSYLVANIA BAR INSTITUTE: BALC offers largest selection of PBI CLE seminars within Greater Lehigh Valley & in most border counties.

PSECU PENNSYLVANIA STATE EMPLOYEES CREDIT UNION: All members are eligible to join the credit union for FREE.  You may also offer the no cost/no obligation benefit of credit union membership to your employees. Please visit psecu.com/DEB for more information or to join. If you have any questions, please contact your PSECU representative, Deb Perini, at 800-237-7328 x 2264.

BARRISTERS CLUB MEMBER RATE: BALC members receive a 75% discount on room rental fees good for any space, including the Ballroom.

LIBERTY MUTUAL INSURANCE: Discounted group rates for auto, home, renter’s, and other lines of personal insurance.  Contact Regina at 484-795-2935 or regina.wagner@libertymutual.com.

BAR ASSOCIATION EVENTS: Attend events such as Quarterly Dinners and Happy Hours, Annual Picnic and Golf Outing, Holiday Social, Bench Bar Conference, Law Day Activities, etc. at a special member rate.

LEAD GENERATION & STRATEGIC MARKETING: All members receive one FREE strategy session with the marketing experts from Punch Garage. They can discover your weaknesses and strengths, find a strategy and make recommendations. Contact Casey directly at  cdamrose@punchgarage.com  for more information.

ESQUISITE MARKETING: All members receive a free bio evaluation. Complete a short survey and the team at ESQuisite Marketing will analyze and provide tailored recommendations. Bio rework done at a discounted rate of $50.  Contact Ed at ed@ESQuisiteMarketing.com or Cady at cady@ESQuisiteMarketing.com for more information.

YOUNG LAWYERS DIVISION: The YLD hosts fun social events and organizes projects of benefit to the association and the community.  This group provides an excellent, informal means through which to meet new lawyers.  Participation in the YLD results in discounted costs for various BALC events.

COMMITTEE ACTIVITY: Participate in BALC through any of the more than 30 committees & practice groups covering a wide range of interests and expertise.

VENDOR RELATIONS: BALC partners with a variety of local businesses (Banks, Investment Groups, Transportation, Photographers, Printers, Office Supplies, Caterers, Technology, etc.) If your practice requires any of the services above, please contact Ray Bridgeman at 610-433-6204 X 15 for more information.

LAWYERS CONCERNED FOR LAWYERS: Confidential program for attorneys experiencing drug, alcohol, gambling or mental health problems.

To apply for Bar Association of Lehigh County Membership, telephone the BALC office at 610-433-6204, extension 15, and request a membership application or
Download the Membership Application .