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.

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Student Membership: Students who are currently enrolled at a law school accredited by the American Bar Association, or who have graduated from such an accredited law school within the current calendar year and have not yet completed, or received the results of, a bar examination. Persons licensed to practice law who are attending a law school for graduate or other courses shall not be eligible for this membership category. Student members shall not be permitted voting rights in the Association nor shall they be permitted to hold any office in the Association but are encouraged to join and participate in committees. Student members shall receive such benefits as members in the Association as shall be determined from time to time by the Board of Directors.

Complete Application and mail to BALC, 1114 W. Walnut St, Allentown, PA 18102, Fax:  610.770.9826 or email to  

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As a practicing attorney and member of the Bar Association, please consider joining the Lawyer Referral Service. Non BALC Members are also encouraged to join.

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Modest Means Program Application