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.

ESQUISITE MARKETING: All members receive a free month of participation in the ESQuisite Marketing LinkedIn pod – a $100 value. Any members continuing to participate after the complimentary month will receive a 25% discount. Contact Ed at ed@ESQuisiteMarketing.com or Cady at cady@ESQuisiteMarketing.com for more information.

 

Historic Americus Hotel

Americus Hotel

Legal Professionals Rate Information

15% Discount off Best Available Rate

  • Deluxe Accommodations
  • Contact the Historic Americus Hotel at (610) 437-2327 and ask for the Legal Professionals rate or use the reservation booking link:

Legal Professionals Reservation Booking Link 

  • Rate Code:  LDVL

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

Members 1st Federal Credit Union

Members First

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.

MCIT –Technology Managed

MCIT is a managed network security and IT support services company setting the standard for how law firms should be addressing and put a focus on their technology needs. A three-step approach is proving successful: network security risk assessments, solutions implemented mitigating risks, and ongoing management of security and IT support services. In addition, MCIT provides disaster recovery plans, vendor management, Help Desk, and voIP services.

Member Benefit: Network Security Risk Assessment

Contact Greg Garcia: Greg@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

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/MEMBER for more information or to join. If you have any questions, please contact your PSECU representative, Jessica Webb, at 800-237-7328 x 2137 or cell 717-395-2141.  Be sure to ask about current promotions.

BARRISTERS CLUB MEMBER RATE: BALC members receive a significant discount on current room rental rates, including the Ballroom.

LIBERTY MUTUAL INSURANCE: Premier Priced 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.

 

LAW FIRM MARKETING: All members receive one FREE strategy session with the marketing experts from Punch Garage. They can discover areas that need improvement, find a strategy and make recommendations. Contact Casey directly at  cdamrose@punchgarage.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 .