Join ALA


ALA is the premier professional association connecting leaders and managers within the legal industry. We provide extensive professional development, collaborative peer communities, strategic operational solutions, and business partner connections empowering our members to lead the business of law.

The Silicon Valley Chapter advances the mission of ALA by leading and inspiring excellence through the pursuit and exchange of knowledge to elevate legal management professionals in their organizations.

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. Chapter membership runs from January 1 through December 31. 

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

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

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 Why ALA? Silicon Valley Chapter

Benefits of ALA Silicon Valley Chapter Membership:

Past seminars presented by the chapter include:

  • Annual Employment Law Update

  • Cybersecurity

  • Difficult Conversations

  • Elimination of Bias and Inclusion

  • Public Speaking Tips

  • Staffing Trends

  • Technology Trends

  • Workplace Safety


For questions about ALA and chapter membership, or to change your contact information, please email us at [email protected]