Passport membership is your all-access pass to all that MSBA has to offer.

Make the most of your membership with inclusive CLE, events, and more for one low price.

passport Member

Enjoy all benefits of our Standard Membership PLUS...

  • Comprehensive Unlimited CLE: Unlimited access to MSBA's CLE Catalog.
  • Inclusive Event Admission: Complimentary admission to the MSBA's premier event, the Legal Summit (valued at $549), featuring keynote speakers such as Michael S. Steele, Aarash Darroodi, Congressman Jamie Raskin, Rod Rosenstein, Madeleine Albright, and Nina Totenberg, 80+ programs over 8 Learning tracks (up to 65 CLE credits), and networking opportunities to connect you with leaders in the profession. You'll also receive complimentary admission to Legal Excellence Week (valued at $399), a week-long learning opportunity combining our biggest CLE Institutes and Fall Summits with up to 21 CLE credits.
  • Publications Discounts: Opportunities for exclusive discounts on publications throughout the year as part of your Passport membership.
And more… The MSBA Passport is your ticket to all the MSBA has to offer, all the content, free learning, giving back, events and more for roughly $66 a month. Get the Passport today for $795. *Some exclusions apply. See terms & conditions.

Standard Membership

Through your Standard MSBA Membership, you gain access to limitless resources and everlasting value through:  
  • Continuing Learning (and free CLE worth hundreds of dollars): Your membership provides member-only access to 450+ livestream CLE programs and our on-demand programs catalog. Whether you access our CLE to stay up to date on the latest legal trends in your practice area, fulfill mandatory CLE requirements for another state, or simply want to expand beyond your practice area, it’s all available to you anytime, on-demand from the MSBA.
  • Connection to Legal Professionals Across the State: Whether it is at a hybrid section meeting, a virtual lunch and learn or in-person at one of our signature events like Legal Summit or Legal Excellence Week, MSBA prides itself on connecting our 20,000 + members in various ways to enrich their practice, professional experience and themselves personally. No matter how you identify within the legal profession- you belong here.
  • Two Specialized Sections: Engagement within one of our 25 Practice Area Sections allows you to network within that segment of practice area, gain access to section specific resources and online platforms.
  • MSBA’s Content & Research Hub: As a member of MSBA, you can stay up-to-date with member-only content on like member and subject matter expert driven blogs, our weekly email newsletter, Practice Area specific WNS emails. Members also have access to our award-winning Maryland Bar Journal (print and digital) and practice-specific CLE publications in printed or digital formats, with dozens of new titles being added each year. MSBA members also have access to Fastcase 7, the award-winning legal research tool with free training tools that rivals more expensive competing products (a $2000 value). Members can also access the MSBA Learning Library, curated tools and resources to equip you for better legal practice and client services.
  • Advocacy within and through the legal profession: MSBA pushes the boundaries of professional thought leadership and advocacy to keep the profession relevant. Get involved with practice section advocacy to influence laws that affect you through the MSBA Advocacy program. Your membership also allows thousands of high schoolers to participate in mock trials and other rewarding programs through MyLaw, helps hundreds of underserved citizens of Maryland receive Pro Bono legal services through PBRC, and seeks to lead on issues of Access to Justice via Maryland Access to Justice Commission.
  • Wellness and Mental Health Resources: Your MSBA membership allows you to support the profession with free, confidential mental health and addiction counseling services through MSBA’s Lawyer Assistance Program. MSBA’s Lawyer Assistance Program has helped hundreds of lawyers with mental health, substance abuse and personal problems.