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NJSBA Members Hub

At the NJSBA, we value the importance of providing our members with a comprehensive range of benefits and resources to support their professional growth and success. The NJSBA Members Hub serves as your central access point to unlock the full potential of your membership. This is your first stop to accessing the many benefits and opportunities available exclusively to NJSBA members. Should you have any questions or need assistance, our dedicated Membership team is always here to help. Simply reach out to us at [email protected], and we will be delighted to assist you.

Networking

Networking is at the heart of the NJSBA community. Access a diverse network of legal professionals, allowing you to connect, collaborate, and expand your professional circle.

Special Committees:

Apply to be part of an NJSBA Special Committee! NJSBA committees are formed to meet specific needs of the association and its membership. The requirements to be considered for committee membership are:

  • You must be a current member of the NJSBA.
  • You must be appointed by the president of the NJSBA.
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Sections:

The NJSBA has 36 practice-oriented sections which represent a diverse spectrum of law, affording its members many career-building opportunities. Join a section today.

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NJSBA Job Fair

  • Explore career opportunities and connect with potential employers at our annual job fair.
Educational Resources

We understand that your engagement with the NJSBA extends beyond networking. That’s why we offer a wide range of educational resources to enhance your legal skills, knowledge, and professional development.

 

  • The Daily Briefing Newsletter: Stay informed with news briefs, judicial decisions, and federal and administrative agency reports sent via email, Monday through Friday.
  • New Jersey Law Journal (Discount 20%): Access one of the leading legal publications in the state at a discounted rate.
  • Decisis: Access a powerful legal research tool for comprehensive legal research and analysis.
  • Amicus Briefs: Read or contribute to the NJSBA’s amicus briefs
  • Guide For New Attorneys PDF: Get valuable guidance with our comprehensive guide for new attorneys.
  • NJICLE Programs: Attend Continuing Legal Education programs to fulfill your professional development requirements.
  • D&I Resource Center: Access resources promoting diversity and inclusion in the legal profession.
Leadership Opportunities

We take immense pride in nurturing a culture that fosters leadership at every level. We believe that true leadership is not solely confined to a title; it is a mindset and a commitment to growth. Below are a few leadership opportunities  we have to help you unluck your full leadership potential.

  • Leadership Academy: Develop your leadership skills through our comprehensive program.
  • Sections: Engage with sections to enhance your leadership opportunities.
  • Pro Bono Opportunities: Make a difference in the community through pro bono legal services.
  • Career HQ (Career Center): Explore career opportunities and connect with potential employers.
  • D&I Call For Speakers: Share your expertise and contribute to diversity and inclusion efforts.
  • Program/Webinar Speaker: Showcase your knowledge and expertise as a speaker.
Advocacy Opportunities

We firmly believe in the power of advocacy to create positive and lasting impact in the world. As advocates for change, we are dedicated to making a difference and creating a better future for all. Learn about the advocacy opportunities that we have available for NJSBA members.

  • Lobbying for NJ Attorneys Interest: Support advocacy efforts that benefit attorneys in New Jersey.
  • Ability to Submit Amicus Issues: Contribute to important legal cases through amicus brief submissions.

About


Founded in 1899, the NJSBA is the largest organization of attorneys, judges and legal professionals in New Jersey. At the core of our mission is improving the lives of our members, advancing the rule of law and serving as the voice of the profession. With 85 sections and committees, the NJSBA allows attorneys to benefit from being part of the most wide-reaching legal association in the state, while still cultivating expertise and building networks within specialized practice areas.

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Diversity


The New Jersey State Bar Association is committed to promoting and fostering a diverse and inclusive bar association. The Association recognizes that the broad concept of diversity includes race, ethnicity, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, religion, age and disability. The NJSBA fosters and promotes an inclusive environment that gives value to the unique contributions of diverse individuals and organizations in all aspects of the Association.

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Advocacy


The NJSBA Legal and  Government Affairs Department serves as the liaison between NJSBA members and the state’s three branches of government.

Directions

The New Jersey Law Center is located at 1 Constitution Sq, New Brunswick, NJ, 08901. Need directions to the Law Center? Click on the button below to get started right away.

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Contact Info

One Constitution Square
New Brunswick, NJ 08901

732-249-5000
9 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday - Friday

Fax 732-249-2815

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NJSBA Meetings and Events Calendar


From section, committee and division meetings with valuable CLE credit, to receptions and dinners and special events, the New Jersey State Bar Association regularly holds meetings so our members can meet their mandatory CLE requirements and network with the state’s largest attorney membership.

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2024 Family Law Retreat


The New Jersey State Bar Association is thrilled to announce the 2024 Family Law Retreat will be held in Costa Rica!

For more information, or to register today, visit the links below:

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2024 Annual Meeting & Convention


The New Jersey State Bar Association is thrilled to announce the 2024 Annual Meeting & Convention will be held at the Borgata Hotel, Casino & Spa May 15-17

For more information, or to register today, visit the links below:

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Practice HQ Training Events


Lawyers aren't taught practice management skills, and the NJSBA is here to fill the gap — no matter whether you are just starting out, mid-career or thinking about wrapping up their practices. Our PracitceHQ is here to help with webinars, informative articles, free consultations, comparison charts and so much more.

Practice HQ Training Events

Decisis


The new NJSBA member benefit Decisis will help you level-up your legal research.

Decisis gives members access to a robust database of local and federal case law is necessary information often used to structure your case. Decisis provides industry-leading tools to make legal research easier and more intuitive, and it’s a free benefit to all active New Jersey State Bar Association members.

Decisis Training Events

Networking Events


The NJSBA provides a host of networking events so members can maintain relationships with existing colleagues and make new connects. Join us at a baseball game, the hockey arena, for a community service project, or another event.

Upcoming Networking Events

Benefits Of Membership


As a member of the New Jersey State Bar Association (NJSBA), you will join a powerful network of 16,000 legal professionals across the state of New Jersey. NJSBA membership grants you access to year-round virtual and in-person networking events, leadership and professional development opportunities, member-only discounts, educational resources to help you stay in the know and much more!

Practice Management Tools


The NJSBA provides tools lawyers need to improve their practice, from our comprehensive PracticeHQ library of resources; a career center to find your next colleague or opportunity; an intuitive and high-powered legal research platform; and a robust Member Assistance Program to connect members, and those who live in their households, with experienced counselors and resources to address mental health needs.

 

Advocacy


As an NJSBA member, you'll become part of the collective power of the NJSBA network, giving you the ability to influence legislation and caselaw in New Jersey. Let’s work together to shape the future and solve critical issues facing attorneys and the public.

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Networking


Membership helps you build and maintain a powerful network through our in-person and online events with attorneys all over the state.

 

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Become A Partner Organization


The New Jersey State Bar Association (NJSBA) offers an exclusive partnership opportunity to amplify your organization’s impact and drive success. By harnessing the power of the NJSBA legal community, you can connect with our vibrant network of 16,000 legal professionals from 35+ different areas of practice, unlocking unparalleled opportunities for growth and achievement.

 

News and Press Publications


Learn more about the accomplishments of the Association, its members and events from regular news updates, press releases, and our award-winning magazine.


 

Reports


Read the comments, reports, resolutions and Board of Trustee news from the state’s largest organization of lawyers, judges and legal professionals.


 

Statements and Positions


The NJSBA is the voice of the profession and takes public positions on a range of issues with the legal community and government officials. It also takes positions on legislation and files friend-of-the-court briefs on matters that impact the profession. 

Photo Galleries


Check out photos from recent NJSBA events.

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