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Welcome to the Atlanta Bar Association!

Thank you for joining us at the Atlanta Bar. Your membership affords you a wide variety of networking options, social events, a diversity of CLE seminars, and numerous practice and leadership opportunities. Join any (or many!) of our 22 Sections to meet and interact with senior and respected members of your practice area. Committee participation provides outlets to pro bono and community service opportunities and networking with lawyers and members of other professions. Here are a few quick tips to get you started.

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Important Dates
Mark your calendars for these upcoming Association and Foundation events. Be on the lookout for more information which will be sent to you electronically.

 

Atlanta Bar Association Events

  • September 20, 2016:  Younger Lawyer Law Management Practice Series - Part I

Atlanta Bar Foundation Events

  • September 10, 2016:  The Legal Runaround 5K

Be sure to check our Atlanta Bar website calendar for a full list of Section networking events, CLE programs, teleseminars, webinars, community service opportunities, and more.


 

Frequently Asked Questions


 

What if I cannot remember my Atlanta Bar username and/or password?

If you have forgotten your password, type your username into the username field and click Forgot your password. Follow instructions to reset your password. If you have forgotten your username and/or password, contact us at recep@atlantabar.org or call (404) 521-0781.

 

What can I do to promote myself as an Atlanta lawyer?

Keep your Atlanta Bar member profile current! When you change your name, land a job, or change firms, update your contact information on the Atlanta Bar website. Be sure to add your area of practice, head shot, social media links, and more to maintain the best online presence in our interactive membership directory.

Connect with other members, send messages, and more by learning how to navigate our award winning website in the new Website User’s Guide.

 

 

What Member benefits does the Atlanta Bar offer?

Members get access to a wide variety of networking opportunities, excellent CLE seminars (including a $75 members-only CLE coupon), and numerous practice and leadership development opportunities. Members also receive a subscription to The Atlanta Lawyer, our informational monthly magazine that keeps you connected to activities and happenings in the Atlanta legal community. Plus, the Atlanta Bar offers valuable discounts, services and programs for members.

 

 

How can I get more involved with the Atlanta Bar?

 

Sections: Join one (or many) of our 22 Sections. Our varied listing of twenty-two Sections gives members the opportunity to collaborate with lawyers both in and out of their practice area. Sections sponsor a variety of independent and joint activities, including CLE and practice programs, community service projects and social networking activities. Each Section has its own Board which provides relevant leadership training to emerging leaders. Learn more about our Sections here.

 

Community Programs: Community projects provide learning opportunities to aspiring lawyers and also supply charitable services to our community. Click here if you are interested in volunteering for one of our community programs.

 

Committees: Committees are directed by the Board and play a vital role in executing the work of the organization. Click here If you are interested in serving on one of our committees.

 

Atlanta Bar Foundation Special Events: Participate in or join a committee to help plan or promote our fundraising initiatives; The Legal Runaround 5K Run and Walk, LawJam Battle of the Lawyer Bands and A Courthouse Line theatre productions. Contact tbryant@atlantabar.org to find out how.

 

 

How do I report my CLE credit to another state?

If you recently attended an Atlanta Bar Association CLE event and need to report your CLE credit to another state, download the editable uniform certificate of attendance.  Complete this form and submit it to the state in which you are seeking credit.  This usually is a state bar, supreme court or CLE commission.  

If you have any questions about this form or where to send it, or need any supporting documentation required by the state in which you are seeking credit, please contact us at cle@atlantabar.org.

 

I am registered for an Atlanta Bar event and need to cancel. Who do I contact?
Contact Denisha Wise to cancel your registration.  If you would like a refund, notice of cancellation must be received within 24 hours of the event. You can also elect to receive a credit to your account for use at any other Atlanta Bar event.

 

Where are the Atlanta Bar Offices located?

The Atlanta Bar headquarters are located on the 4th Floor of the International Tower of the Peachtree Center.  Our address is 229 Peachtree Street NE, Suite 400, Atlanta, GA 30303.  There are several parking decks on Andrew Young International Boulevard directly across the street from the Peachtree Center. You can also access our offices from the Peachtree Center exit on MARTA.

 

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