Member Services Mission Statement:? With a commitment of respect and service, the State Bar of Arizona's Member Services division is Arizona’s leader in providing the legal community and the public with access to resources, education, and networks of professionals.
The vast array of resources available through the State Bar help members work smarter, stay informed and keep connected with fellow attorneys. We are here to serve you, please do not hesitate to reach out and let us know how we may assist you.
You can download the Member Services Guide for future reference. (We also have an "Easy Print" Version if you want to save toner.)
Arizona's best one-stop source for finding a new job or your next employee. Post your résumé or sign up for an email service that alerts you when a job matching your criteria is posted. Employers can search résumés and advertise their attorney and support positions. Learn more.
Offering timely and relevant legal education through an expansive catalog of more than 400 CLE programs in a variety of delivery types for members on the go. Our programs are second to none!?Browse our online catalog?or call 602.340.7323.
The Bar's electronic newsletter is delivered via email every other week to members. Court decisions, ethics opinion, legal headlines and more are included in this quick-read format. Call 602.340.7257.
Free online legal research database featuring access to case law from all 50 states, federal law and special courts. Learn More.
Bar Leadership Institute
A nine-month professional development program whose mission is to foster the professional growth and enhance the leadership skills of a diverse and inclusive group of lawyers. Learn more.
Certified Legal Specialist
Stand out in today's competitive legal world. The Bar certifies attorneys in eight practice areas. Learn more or call 602.340.7326.
A leader in legal education, AZCLE? is at the forefront of programming trends offering a diverse portfolio of live in person and live webcast CLE seminars. Click here to visit our monthly seminars calendar or call 602.340.7231.
Member Assistance Program
Offering attorneys peer support with mental health problems, stress or alcohol/substance abuse issues.
Confidential calls: 602.340.7334 or go to www.qiml7.com/peersupport.
This program connects Arizona's experienced attorneys with less seasoned attorneys and law students. Complete the application on the website here or call 602.340.7332.
Provides free and confidential information, advice, resources and education about practice management; starting, running, and closing a law firm; succession planning; marketing; client relations and communication; technology; trust accounts and more. Learn More or call 602.340.7332.
Network and connect with other attorneys who share your interest in substantive and specialized areas of practice. Call 602.340.7215.
Attorney/Consumer Assistance Program
State Bar lawyers help resolve minor attorney-client disputes before they rise to the level of a Bar complaint. This proactive programs aims to educate both clients and attorneys, while preserving their professional relationship. Call 602.340.7280.
Client Information Publications
The Bar offers a variety of consumer brochures for your office, including the popular How to Talk to Your Lawyer. Call 602.340.7226 or click here to order.
When you and your client cannot resolve a dispute over legal fees, this free, voluntary program can help. Also available to resolve attorney-attorney fee disputes. 602.340.7288.
Leading the Profession
The State Bar of Arizona produces the Bar Track electronic newsletter that updates members on bills of interest. It also helps?guide sections through the?process of proposing a bill. Call 602.340.7335.
Our government and justice system often need bright lawyers to fill important positions. The Bar takes its role seriously in recommending attorneys to fill these positions. 602.340.7201.
Board appointed task forces, filled with volunteer lawyers, tackle timely and important issues. Call 602.340.7201.
Unauthorized Practice of Law
The State Bar brings actions against non-lawyers engaged in the unauthorized practice of law. The Bar coordinates its UPL regulation efforts with a variety of state agencies and regulatory boards including the Office of the Attorney General and the Board of Certified Legal Document Preparers. Call 602.340.7292.
Help at the Office
Arizona Attorney Magazine
The Bar's monthly magazine helps you track legal trends and provides substantive information for your practice. Call 602.340.7310.
Economics of Law Practice in Arizona, 2016
Detailed report on attorney and support staff salaries, hourly billing rates, law firm operating expenses and more. Call 602.340.7226.
Answers to your ethics questions are just a phone call away. Call 602.340.7284.
AZCLE? Publications address more than twenty areas of law practice, utilizing a volunteer corps of hundreds of experienced and respected practitioners, judges and professionals to help fellow colleagues improve their practice and professionalism. Learn More.
Take advantage of economies of scale. Membership allows access to Bar-sponsored liability, business and medical insurance plans as well as hotel, car rental and sporting event discounts. Learn more.
Practice Management Advice and Assistance
Improve office efficiency, fine-tune your law office systems and enhance your practice through free and confidential information, advice and resources?via Practice 2.0. You can also call 602.340.7332.
Get focused up-to-date information on specific areas of law through the Online Community, newletters and meetings. 602.340.7302.
A full-service office providing live and simulcast CLE programs, a ten-person conference room available free of charge to members, and a small business center with internet access available for member use. Call 520.623.9944.
Improving Our Image
Client Protection Fund
Sometimes improving our image means responding well in crisis. Our Client Protection Funds pays out thousands of dollars in claims each year to clients who have been defrauded by lawyers. Call 602.340.7286.
The Bar's Communications Department spreads the good word, puts bad news in perspective and responds to all media inquiries. Call 602.340.7337.
We connect community groups with lawyers who can speak on a wide variety of legal topics. Call 602.340.7257.