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ALA Demographics - All Members

The following tables identify demographic information about ALA's members, including location, chapter affiliation, the type of organization in which they are employed, the number of attorneys in their employer office, and primary job responsibilities. This data is as of 1/1/2015.

Membership by Country
Percent of Members Shown.X
Country # of Members % of Members
United States 9113
93.87%
Canada
465
4.79%
United Kingdom 12 0.12%
Australia 9 0.09%
New Zealand 9 0.09%
Other 100 1.03%
TOTAL 9,708 100.00%
CHAPTER AFFILIATION
*Does not include 224 members who did not provide data.
Numbers Shown = Affiliated + Independent.X
Regions Affiliated Independent Total*
Region 1 1,643 469 2,112
Region 2 1,865 426 2,291
Region 3 1,331 338 1,669
Region 4 975 214 1,189
Region 5 599 152 751
Region 6 1,184 195 1,379
Overseas (in above #'s) 93 93
*TOTAL 7,597 1,887 9,484
Employer Type
Percent of Members Shown.X
Employer Type # of Members % of Members
Private Law Office 9,013 92.84%
Corporate Law Office 193 1.99%
Government Law Office 77 0.79%
Public Interest Nonprofit 78 0.80%
College/University 34 0.35%
Unemployed 151 1.56%
Other (Bar Execs, Life Members, etc.) 162 1.67%
TOTAL 9,708 100.00%
NUMBER OF ATTORNEYS IN FIRM
*Does not include 344 members who did not provide data.
Percent of Members Shown.X
# of Attorneys # of Members % of Members
1-14 3,063 32.71%
15-29 2,040 21.79%
30-74 2,301 24.57%
75-149 1,091 11.65%
150 and above 869 9.28%
*TOTAL 9,364 100.00%
JOB RESPONSIBILITIES
*Does not include 237 members who did not provide data.
Percent of Members Shown.X
Position Held # of Members % of Members
Associate 1 0.01%
Principal Admin. 6,544 69.10%
Financial Mgmt. 843 8.90%
H.R. Mgmt. 1,275 13.46%
Systems Mgmt. 243 2.57%
Facilities Mgmt. 218 2.30%
Managing Partner/Gen. Counsel 22 0.23%
Marketing Mgmt. 66 0.70%
Partner 6 0.06%
Student 19 0.20%
Practice Mgmt. 234 2.47%
TOTAL* 9,471 100.00%
Age
*Does not include 2,311 members who did not provide data.
Percent of Members Shown.
Age Range # of Members % of Members
Over 76 18 0.24%
Between 67 and 76 464 6.27%
Between 57 and 66 2,396 32.39%
Between 47 and 56 2,769 37.43%
Between 37 and 46 1,310 17.71%
Between 27 and 36 426 5.76%
Between 17 and 26 14 0.19%
Total* 7,397 100.00%
Gender
Percent of Members Shown.
Gender # of Members % of Members
Female 7,577 78.05%
Male 2,131 21.95%
Total 9,708 100.00%
 
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