Membership Applications & Rules
Process and Rules for New Members: MEMBERSHIP IS BY INVITATION, ONLY.

Any trial lawyer who is of high personal character and honorable reputation, and who is a member of the Bar of the State, province, district, territory or country in which he or she practices, and who has met the qualifications as prescribed in Article III, Section 2, may become a member of the American Board of Trial Advocates upon nomination, election, and payment of initiation fees and dues.

New Membership Applications:

Applications for Current Members

Application for Reinstating Membership

Alternative Means to Qualify for Membership (Per Chapter Basis)



California Chapters of
American Board of Trial Advocates
2520 Venture Oaks Way, Suite 150
Sacramento, CA 95833
Phone: 916.239.4087
Fax: 916.924.7323
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