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Value of Membership

ALA is celebrating 50 years as an Association. Since 1971, ALA has been proud to be your professional organization delivering networking and resources to help you meet today’s challenges. #Cheers50Years #ALAis50

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Sign Up for Certification

Eligible candidates have until March 18 to apply to take the next Certified Legal Manager (CLM)® exam. The spring test date is May 18. Pro study tips: Get the Study Guide for the CLM Exam, relevant books and perhaps even join an online study group.

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Turn Up Human Connection

In this February 25 no-cost webcast from Zola Suite, learn how to harness legal technology to allow human compassion to thrive in 2021. Get the back work/life balance for your staff.

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Save Time, Avoid Errors

In their March 16 Solutions Series webcast, Lawyaw shares the value of document automation for small and mid-size law firms. Save time on routine document drafting while improving the quality and consistency of documents.

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Legal Management Magazine

ALA’s award-winning publication reports on legal operations-specific issues— stories mainstream management and legal publications miss.


Do you have questions about eDiscovery vendors, flexible staffing or hiring and retention? See what your peers have to say in the Online Communities.

Online Education Targeting Your Role

Designed by and for legal office professionals, ALA’s instructor-led courses and webinars cover topics like client experience, compliance and legal support staff training.

Live Events for Law Office Managers

ALA’s events and on-site courses cover legal practice management matters, including computer security, legal project management and emerging trends like timeless billing.

The Association of Legal Administrators is here to serve...

ALA was founded in 1971 to provide support to professionals involved in the management of law firms, corporate legal departments and government legal agencies.

8,100 members worldwide

89 Chapters

more than 30 countries

ALA is the premier professional association connecting leaders and managers within the legal industry. We provide extensive professional development, collaborative peer communities, strategic operational solutions, and business partner connections empowering our members to lead the business of law.


Find and connect with legal management colleagues. Open to all ALA members!

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A variety of Articles & Resources to help you develop your skills and enhance your career.

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6 Tips for Law Firm Cybersecurity

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