A Legal Affiliate Member is any individual who is not an attorney, but who falls into a particular defined class or profession which is closely associated with the legal system is eligible to be a Legal Affiliate member upon sponsorship by an Attorney member and approval by the Executive Director. Legal Affiliate Membership includes, but is not limited to, Paralegals, Court Reporters, Legal Administrators, Law Librarians, Legal Secretaries and Assistants, Mediators and Arbitrators. A Legal Affiliate member shall be eligible to participate in all committees with the exception of the Standing Committee on Judicial Selections and the Bench Bar Committee. The Legal Affiliate member shall be able to participate in social activities and other activities of the Association, but shall not be entitled to serve as a chair or vice chair of a committee. The Legal Affiliate member shall not be eligible to vote, hold office, or participate as a member of the Lawyer Referral panel.
The Baltimore Bar Foundation awards grants to non-profit organizations for law-related programs and other good works in the community.
Legal Affiliate Annual Dues $117
Affiliate members must be sponsored by an attorney member of the BABC.
Please visit our Join a Committe page to sign-up.
Attorneys 37 years or under, or who are admitted to the Bar less than 5 years, as well as law students, are automatically members of the Young Lawyers’ Division. There are no additional dues to be a member of the YLD.