Join ALA

The Association of Legal Administrators is your connection to legal management knowledge, resources, and networking to help you lead your firm in all aspects of business, people, technology, and operations management.

ALA offers many opportunities for professional growth through a variety of educational and networking resources. Managing the affairs of a law department has evolved into a complex profession and it gets more complex every day. We all deal with the difficulties of keeping up with the ever-changing practice of law, whether it is in private law firms, corporate legal departments or the public sector. 

Chapter Membership

Membership in the Association of Legal Administrators (ALA, parent organization) is required for membership in the Silicon Valley Chapter of the Association of Legal Administrators (ALASVC). 

Eligibility criteria and an online application may be found at  Be sure to indicate that you would like to join the Silicon Valley Chapter. Once you have joined ALA and receive a membership ID number, you will be able to join ALASVC.

Members of the Silicon Valley Chapter must meet the requirements set forth in the Association Bylaws and abide by the ALA Code of Professional Responsibility.

Chapter dues: $75 per year (separate from membership in the Association) payable to ALA Silicon Valley Chapter.
Pay by credit card here.

 Why ALA? Silicon Valley Chapter

Benefits of ALA Silicon Valley Chapter Membership:

Past seminars presented by the chapter include:

  • Annual Employment Law Update
  • Cost Reduction Strategies
  • Difficult Conversations
  • Negotiation Skills
  • Records Retention
  • eDiscovery
  • Public Speaking Tips
  • Staffing Trends
  • Technology Trends
  • Elimination of Bias and Inclusion


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