The Association

Campbell, April2018-2019 ALA President, April L. Campbell, JD

Welcome to the Association of Legal Administrators (ALA), your all-inclusive source for legal management thought leadership, resources and networking!  

ALA serves more than 8,500 legal management professionals worldwide in law firms, legal departments and other legal-related organizations. As the undisputed leader for the business of law, ALA is focused on the delivery of cutting-edge management and leadership products and services for the global legal community. We take pride in being a dynamic, member-driven organization. ALA is committed to an elevated standard of excellence as we serve individuals comprising the legal industry ― wherever that person works or whatever the role he or she holds.

ALA provides its members and customers with solutions for the most critical, strategic and operational challenges they face today, while preparing them for the opportunities and challenges of tomorrow. This Association enriches members’ professional development through collaborative educational opportunities, leadership development and a diverse and inclusive sense of community.

Our members rely upon the benefit of ALA membership now more than ever. Browse our website to learn more about the latest innovations in the Association’s offerings, from its educational programs and award-winning publications to its many career and diversity resources and the renowned Certified Legal Manager (CLM)® program.

Not a member? There’s no better time than now to begin investing in yourself, your future and your firm or legal-related organization’s success. You can learn more about ALA by visiting the member benefits section on the website. If you would like to contact me directly about ALA, please do not hesitate. I look forward to connecting and collaborating with you as we push the Association forward and plan for its future.


April L. Campbell, JD
2018–2019 ALA President