Cool to the Core

Breeze into Summer with New Orleans Bar Association

Special Dues Promotion Through August

New Members Chill Out with Half-Priced Membership Dues!

Dues Lapsed? Stay Cool with a $10 Gift Certificate!

New to NOBA? Download the Cool to the Core Membership Application Today!

Need to Renew? Renew online.

Through August, NOBA membership dues for new members will be one-half of the normal amount. Lapsed members who pay their dues will receive a free $10 CLE gift certificate once they renew. This is a great bargain and benefit for everyone. Make the decision that 3,000 other lawyers and judges made.  NOBA membership is the most important investment in your career.  Encourage your colleagues to join the best. Join the New Orleans Bar Association.

Make the decision that 3,000 other lawyers and judges made.

It's the most important investment in your career. Join the Best. Join the New Orleans Bar Association.


Continuing Legal Education 

  • Over 200 hours of engaging CLEs that are essential to your practice, including select free CLE.
  • Explore the latest legal developments with the community's leading lawyers and judges. CLE speakers are experts in their field and highlight key issues including relevant programs in ethics and professionalism. 
  • Member discounts on CLE cover the cost of your membership!

Judicial Poll

  • Make your voice heard!  NOBA conducts a poll of its members to ascertain their preferences for the judiciary at each judicial election.


  • Over 15 different substantive law committees and more than 20 bar and public service committees; get connected to others who share your interests and passions. 

Young Lawyers Section

  • Get to know other young lawyers at monthly lunch meetings! Have fun at the gourmet law firm cook-off, The New Orleans Bar & Grille, at the fall Golf Tournament, frequent socials, or a day of volunteering with Habitat for Humanity.
  • Start off your practice with a full day of CLE at the Big Easy Boot Camp, and advance it by getting to know the judges at Approach the Bench.

And More!

  • A weekly E-Newsletter, a monthly Calendar of Events, Briefly Speaking magazine.
  • A job bank that includes attorney positions, legal staff positions, and available office space, and a database of information to help with professional transitions.
  • Members can join the Lawyer Referral Service to kick-start their practice or expand their client base.


For information, please contact Rebekah Burg, Member Services Coordinator at (504) 525-7453.