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STEP 1:  Determine Your Membership Category

Note: To complete your membership application, you will be asked to pay your dues, if any, with a VISA or MasterCard at the end of the application process.  Your annual dues will be prorated based on your application date.  Thereafter, dues are billed semi-annually, in January and July.

 

REGULAR MEMBERSHIP: $225 per year

Licensed by the Illinois Bar for more than 4 years.

 

NEW ADMITTEE MEMBERSHIP (Licensed by the Illinois State Bar for 4 years or less):

Once you enter the date you were admitted into the State Bar, the system will calculate your dues accordingly.

1st Year Admitted to the State Bar  - Free

2nd Year Admitted to the State Bar - $40 per year

3rd Year Admitted to the State Bar - $70 per year

4th Year Admitted to the State Bar - $112.50 per year

5th Year Admitted to the State Bar - Automatic upgrade to Regular Membership - $225 per year

 

GOVERNMENT & RETIRED ATTORNEYS: $112.50 per year

Applies to Judges, State's Attorneys, Public Defenders and Retired Attorneys (to qualify as "Retired" you must be listed as such with the ARDC).

 

AFFILIATED PARTNER: $1,250 per year

For corporations, professionals and non-practicing attorneys to attend events at member rates, network with NWSBA members, advertise at member rates and use the NWSBA logo on their web site.

 

LAW STUDENT: Free

Law student memberships are free to those actively enrolled in an accredited Law School.

 

 


STEP 2: Determine your Directory Visibility Level (applies only to Regular and New Admittee memberships)

 

As a Regular or New Admittee member of the NWSBA, you are entitled to a free basic listing in the "Find a Lawyer" Directory on our web site's home page.  This listing is searchable by both members and non-members and can be an important referral source for you.  Choose between the following two levels of directory visibility:

 

REGULAR MEMBERSHIP:  No additional charge

Includes the member’s name, address and phone number.

 

PREMIER MEMBERSHIP:  $75 additional charge per dues cycle/$150 per year
Includes all of the above, PLUS the member’s email address, website link, the opportunity to upload a photo, a link to your full profile which will include areas of practice, multiple office location listings (if applicable), schools attended, other states where you're licensed to practice, and a free-form biography section.


 

 

 








  
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