Membership



Join the Leaders. Become the Best of the Bar.

New Orleans Bar Association membership renews on December 1st of every year. 
Join NOBA or renew online by selecting your membership category below or download the 

Membership Application or the Renewal Form

We now offer a new way to pay dues! We will charge 1/3 of your dues for 3 consecutive months.
Email Paula St. Martin or call us at (504) 525-7453 and NOBA will take care of the rest!

 

ACTIVE MEMBERSHIP CATEGORIES (Voting Members and includes free CLE on Law Student Debt)

Actively practicing law and admitted ≤ or 6 years  $85.00 
 
Actively practicing law and admitted > 6 years  $150.00 

Full-time professor/Government/Public Service Lawyer $85.00

Actively practicing law and admitted 50+ years  $50.00 

Sustaining Patron Member  $200.00
One year active membership plus one free Ethics & Professionalism CLEs.

Fleur de Lis Patron Member  $500.00
One year active membership plus free Ethics & Professionalism CLEs during the year. In addition, FDL members will receive special recognition throughout the year.
 

OTHER MEMBERSHIP CATEGORIES (Non-Voting Members)

ASSOCIATE:

Retired/Non-Louisiana resident/Not actively practicing  $50.00

Currently enrolled in law school $50.00
Membership dues of $50 cover the entire term in law school

HONORARY:

Member of Judiciary (Orleans, Jefferson, St. Bernard)  exempt from dues

Member of Judiciary (Outside Orleans, Jefferson, St. Bernard)  exempt from dues