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REGULAR MEMBERS- Receive all member benefits and have voting rights.
• Admitted to The Florida Bar 3 years or more, as of July 1 of the current year.  $250
• Admitted to The Florida Bar for fewer than 3 years, as of July 1 of the current year.  
$150

CITY/COUNTY GOVERNMENT ATTORNEYS - includes Public Defenders and State Attorney's Office.  $150
Receive all member benefits and have voting rights.

RECIPROCAL MEMBERS (non-voting) - 
Only available for current Clearwater Bar Association (CBA) members who pay the full annual dues amount to the Clearwater Bar or Hillsborough County Bar Association (HCBA) members who pay full dues to the Hillsborough County Bar. Reciprocal Members receive a subscription to the Paraclete, are invited to all SPBA functions and pay $35 to attend membership luncheons.    $150 
 

ASSOCIATE MEMBERS (non-voting)
Attorneys licensed to practice and in good standing in another jurisdiction; visiting or full-time professors/employees at Stetson College of Law; Paralegals/Law Office Staff; Clerks of the Court; and Legal Administrators.  Associate members are welcome to attend all SPBA functions.   $75

Please note:
The associate member category does not include members of the business community who interact with lawyers, such as: Mediators, CPA's, Investigators, etc. If you have a question about whether or not you qualify for this membership contact the St. Pete Bar at 727-823-7474. Collaborative Law Professionals are unable to join as members, however they are able to attend Collaborative Law Section events at member rates.

HONORARY MEMBERS - (non-voting) - FREE
Honorary membership is conferred on all judges of the Pinellas County Court, the Sixth Judicial Circuit, the Second District Court of Appeal for the State of Florida, the Florida Supreme Court, the United States District Court for the Middle District of Florida, Tampa Division, and the United States Court of Appeals for the 11th Circuit. Honorary membership is also conferred upon members who have been members of The Florida Bar for fifty or more years. Honorary Members will receive a subscription to the Paraclete and are invited to all SPBA functions.  Complimentary Membership

LAW STUDENT MEMBERS -
(non-voting) - FREE
Law School Students at Florida law schools and out-of-state law schools, or law school graduates awaiting admission to The Florida Bar. Law student members may attend membership luncheons at no charge. All membership privileges except the right to vote and hold office. Electronic copy of the Paraclete magazine only. Complimentary Membership

PARALEGAL STUDENT MEMBERS (non-voting) - FREE
This membership applies to Paralegal Students currently enrolled at Florida schools. All membership privileges except the right to vote and hold office. May attend membership luncheons at no charge and other events at student rates. Electronic copy of the Paraclete magazine only. Paralegals who are not actively attending school, but are employed in the profession can join as an Associate Member and no longer qualify for the free membership (see above.) Complimentary Membership



OPTIONAL DONATIONS  - The St. Pete Bar encourages support of the St. Pete Bar Foundation and the Community Law Program.

• ST. PETERSBURG BAR FOUNDATION DONATION
:      $25
  
Donations made to the St. Pete Bar Foundation, a 501(c)(3) organization, are tax deductible to
the extent permitted by law.


• COMMUNITY LAW PROGRAM DONATION:                    $50
Donations made to the Community Law Program, a 501(c)(3) organization, are tax deductible to
the extent permitted by law.

You will asked to make the optional donation, however you may choose to opt out and not select to donate at this time. Thank you.

ALL OF THE ABOVE MEMBERSHIPS THAT HAVE DUES PAYMENTS ARE AVAILABLE WITH AN AUTO RENEW CAPABILITY. 
CLICK HERE to read more about the auto renewal option and then proceed below by choosing a membership type. You will be asked during the registration process if you want a regular membership or an AUTO RENEW membership.

**PLEASE NOTE** NEW MEMBERSHIPS are reduced between December 1st and March 31st for NEW MEMBERS only. Renewing members do not qualify for pro-rated amount and we ask that you contact the bar to pay the full amount of the membership.
 

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which also includes a *Committee/Section Preference form.

*If you continue with the online registration you will not need a paper application.
You will also be asked which committees or sections you would like to join.
There is no charge to join a committee or section. Members only please.