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Cost of Membership


Membership dues for LMA and for each region are collected with the membership application. When you request an application, we ask for your postal code so we can automatically assign you to the appropriate region and local group.

Currently, LMA has regions in the United States and Canada. International members outside of the United States and Canada do not have local dues as part of their membership. 

Join/Renewal Schedule

Month Amount Due
January – June Full dues ($395) plus local dues, if applicable
July – October 50% of individual member dues ($197.50) and half of the local dues will be charged, if applicable*
November – December Included with the dues for the next year
December 31 All memberships expire unless renewed in November/December

* This discount is for new members to LMA. The 50 percent off discount is for new members or memberships that expired Dec. 31, 2015 or before.

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Membership Dues

  • Individual Member: $395 + Local Dues (for members in the United States and Canada)
  • Group Rate Program: Click here for group rates
  • Affiliate Member: $150
  • Student: $35
  • Member in Transition: $100 + Local Dues

*All dues are in USD

Local Dues

Required for LMA members in the United States and Canada

LMA is no longer operating under a chapter structure; however, local dues will be applicable for all full- and half-year memberships through Dec. 31, 2017 for members located in the United States or Canada. Starting Jan. 1, 2018, new and uniform region dues will apply.

For members in the United States, the 2017 local dues amount will be based on your postal code. For members in Canada, you self-select if you are within the Eastern Canada or Western Canada Region.  View the full region map.

Below is a chart of the 2017 local dues:

2016 LMA Chapter 2017 Local Dues (USD) 2017 LMA Region
Bay Area $150 West
Bay Area - Sacramento City Group $75 West
Capital $100 Mid-Atlantic
Kentucky $50 Southeast
Los Angeles $100 West
Metropolitan New York $120 Northeast
Metropolitan Philadelphia $60 Northeast
Midwest $100 Midwest
Minnesota $50 Midwest
New England $75 Northeast
Northwest  $75 West
Ohio $75 Midwest
Rocky Mountain $65 Southwest
Southeastern $100 Southeast
Southern California $85 West
Southwest $75 Southwest
Texas $75 Southwest
Toronto $100 Eastern Canada
The Virginias $150 Mid-Atlantic
Vancouver $55 Western Canada

Please contact membersupport@legalmarketing.org if you need assistance with joining or renewing your membership.