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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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Call for Volunteers

We are currently seeking volunteers to serve on the Nominating Committee, the group charged with selecting individuals to fill upcoming vacancies on ALA’s Board of Directors and Chapter Resource Team. Applications due August 2.

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Book of the Month - July

Successful management and culture need to go hand in hand. The Survival Guide to Implementing Effective Law Firm Management Strategies provides groundwork and policies to create a positive law firm environment and business success.

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Congratulations New CLMs!

Congratulations to ALA's newest Certified Legal Managers (CLMs)®! They fulfilled their certification requirements and passed the CLM exam in May to earn their credential.

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ALA 2021 Annual Conference: Download The Agenda

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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