See all the ways that MSBA membership pays for itself.
MSBA membership makes you part of Maryland’s most extensive network of legal professionals. There are more than 24,000 MSBA members across the state, representing every segment of the legal profession. We connect members online and in-person.
Be a part of your profession with MSBA membership.
Joining MSBA elevates your career by giving you instant access to resources that you simply can’t get anywhere else. Membership lets you leverage our connections to thought leaders, get discounts on cutting-edge services and software, and gain discounted access to CLE and learning opportunities year-round.
Fastcase is a comprehensive database of legal research – at your fingertips. MSBA members save $1,000+ dollars per year with free Fastcase access.
Sections are the lifeblood of MSBA. We have more than 30 members-only sections that connect you to attorneys in your specific area of practice. Sections host events that give you an edge in professional learning and networking – plus they provide a unique opportunity to meet and socialize with our diverse group of members.
MSBA’s CLE courses bring the best legal minds to you through in-person, on-demand, and online programming. We bring members together to learn from experts in every segment of the law.
Plus, MSBA membership comes with access to enough free CLE to cover the cost of joining. It’s a no-brainer.
Your MSBA membership gives you discounts on products, services, and tools from our extensive network of partners that will boost your business and make your practice more efficient. They’re available to use at any time.
MSBA membership comes with exclusive access to the Practice Management Resource Portal, the go-to source for information curated specifically to help solo and small firm attorneys run their practices.
Our library of videos, white papers, and other exclusive content is designed to help you manage every part of your practice: whether it’s building a client base, budgeting & bookkeeping, or choosing the right software to boost your business.
The Maryland Bar Foundation exists to impact local communities through access to justice & public understanding of the law. MBF donates tens of thousands of dollars each year to local non-profits, and gives awards that recognize lawyers representing the best of our profession.
Since 1975, Maryland Youth & the Law has been teaching youth about the law and legal system. MyLaw supports Mock Trial programs that serve thousands of high schoolers, and has placed more than 800 young people in summer internships.
PBRC offers free civil legal help to the most vulnerable and disenfranchised members of our community. As the pro bono arm of the Maryland State Bar Association, it plays a unique role as the support, training, and advocacy center for pro bono activities.
MSBA helps you be your best – personally and professionally.
MSBA’s Health & Wellness programs give you the support you need to be your best. We envision a membership in which every lawyer of the MSBA is provided with the support and education needed to achieve optimal overall health and wellness. Our overarching goal is to enhance health and wellness so lawyers can better serve themselves, as well as others within their personal and professional lives.
The Lawyer Assistance Program is available to all lawyers in Maryland and is committed to providing assistance to lawyers, judges, and law school students by offering assessment, referral, short-term counseling, and continued support to insure long term success.
MSBA publications are written for and by our members. They bring you deep insight into the issues that are relevant to your practice, and members automatically receive them with their membership.
Joining MSBA keeps you ahead of the changes affecting our profession with timely news and analysis.
MSBA membership supports our advocacy efforts on behalf of the profession. And when you join, you’ll be the first to know about the issues that could impact lawyers.
The MSBA takes an active role in shaping legislation considered in Annapolis and D.C. to realize the best possible outcomes for Maryland’s lawyers and legal professionals. We do so by leveraging the networks, skills, and knowledge of our more than 24,000 members.
Our advocacy efforts go beyond lobbying – we lead powerfully by acting as the linchpin of information between lawmakers, our members, and the public.
Membership Plan Pricing
MSBA membership subscriptions are pro-rated in the first year of membership.
5+ Years: $165/year, Less Than 5 Years: $110/year
Join today and gain immediate access to all of these benefits and more.