CBA Membership Application

Please complete the following form. Fields with an asterisk ( * ) are required.
Do not send a check now. You will receive an invoice from our Membership Services Department. Please allow three (3) business days for processing. If you are a law student, please use the student application.

NOTE: Please be aware that this application is for membership in the Colorado Bar Association and is NOT the application to become a licensed attorney in Colorado. For information on becoming licensed to practice in Colorado, please go to, the web page of the State Board of Law Examiners.

*Last Name:
*First Name:
Middle Name:
Preferred Name/Nickname:
Colorado Attorney Registration Number:

Contact Information

Be advised that we are likely to give the information you list as your
business address in response to inquiries.

Please enter at least one address.

Please send all CBA mailings to my Business Address Home Address

Business Address
Company or Firm Name:
*Street Address:
*State or Province: Other:
*Zip or Postal Code:
*E-Mail Address:
Home Address
Street Address:
State or Province: Other:
Zip or Postal Code:

About You
*Law School:
*Date Graduated (MM/DD/YYYY): 

*Birth Date: (MM/DD/YYYY)
Second Language (spoken/written):
*Colorado Supreme Court registration status:
Date admitted to practice in Colorado:  
Other states in which you are admitted to practice: 1.) State:
Date Admitted: Registration status:

2.) State:
Date Admitted: Registration status:
*Type of Practice:

Association Membership
Membership in the Colorado Bar Association is not conditioned on health status of any individual, including an employee of an employer or a dependent of an employee. Furthermore, health insurance coverage offered through the Colorado Bar Association is available to all members regardless of any health status-related factor. Health insurance coverage is only available to member of the Colorado Bar Association.

Dues Adjustment

***Memberships lapsed for non-payment are not eligible for proration.***

  • If joining after October 1, 2015, reduce CBA and local bar dues by 25%
    If joining after January 1, 2016, reduce CBA, local bar, and section dues by 50%
  • If joining April 1, 2016 thru June 30, 2016, reduce CBA and local bar dues by 75%

Colorado Bar Association Membership
Please select the appropriate category. Membership categories are determined by your original date of admission to practice law, not necessarily the date you were licensed in Colorado.


Senior (licensed 8+ years in any jurisdiction) $230.00
Intermediate (4-7 years) $210.00
Junior licensed (1-3 years)$100.00
Retired (minimum age 65) $120.00+
Inactive (an attorney who is on inactive status with the Colorado Supreme Court) $120.00

Local Bar Associations
All CBA members who are on active status with the Colorado Supreme Court and who live in Colorado must belong to an affiliated local bar association. Please check the appropriate box(es) below:
Local Bar Association Dues
1st Judicial District:
  Senior (4+ years) $110.00
  Junior (1-3 years) $60.00
7th Judicial District $55.00
9th Judicial District $60.00
13th Judicial District* $35.00
   Inactive/Retired $15.00
16th Judicial District $35.00
Adams/Broomfield: $110.00
  Junior (0-1 year) FREE
  Retired/Inactive $35.00
  Senior (4+ years) $130.00
  Junior (1-3 years) $80.00
  Government Employee $115.00
  Retired over 70 or Inactive $50.00
  Senior (4+ years) $60.00
  Intermediate (licensed 4-7 years) $35.00
  Junior (1-3 years) $25.00
  Retired / Inactive $30.00
  Senior (4+ years)* $160.00*
  Junior (1-3 years) $100.00
  Retired$ 25.00
Continental Divide $80.00
Delta** $125.00
Local Bar Association Dues
  Senior (8+ years) $150.00
  Intermediate (4-7 years) $135.00
  Junior (1-3 years) $ 95.00
  Gov't Emp Sr (8+ years) $120.00
  Gov't Emp Int (4-7 years) $90.00
  Gov't Emp Jr (1-3 years) $60.00
  Retired (minimum age 65) $75.00+
  Inactive (inactive license) $75.00
  Judges/Magistrates FREE
Douglas/Elbert $70.00
El Paso:
  Senior (8+ years) $170.00
  Intermediate (4-7 years) $145.00
  Junior (1-3 years) $100.00
  Government Employee $100.00
  Inactive $50.00
Four Corners $150.00
Fremont/Custer $30.00
Heart of the Rockies $25.00
Larimer $100.00
Mesa $70.00
Northwest Colorado $65.00*
Pitkin $85.00
Pueblo $40.00
San Luis Valley $75.00
Southeast Colorado $25.00
Southern Colorado $20.00
Southwestern Colorado:
  Senior (4+ years) $80.00
  Junior (1-3 years) $60.00
  Senior (4+ years) $125.00
  Junior (1 - 3 years) $50.00
  New (0 -1 year) $0.00

** Includes mandatory assessments to support local law libraries and/or legal services programs.

CBA Section Membership
If you wish to join a CBA Section, please check the appropriate
box(es) below. Click on the name of the section to see its description.
Please note that the Section dues are prorated 50% after January 1, 2014.

Law Practice Sections


Law Practice Sections

Agricultural & Rural Law $15.00 Intellectual Property $40.00
Alternative Dispute Resolution $25.00
International Law $20.00
Business Law $25.00 Judicial Liaison $15.00
Communications &
Technology Law
$15.00 Juvenile Law $20.00
Construction Law $10.00 Labor & Employment Law $20.00
Criminal Law $25.00
Litigation $25.00
Disability Law $15.00
Military Law & Veterans' Affairs $20.00
Elder Law $30.00
Natural Resources & Energy Law $25.00
    & Sports
Real Estate Law $30.00
Environmental Law$15.00
Solo/Small Firm Practice $15.00
Family Law$30.00
Taxation $25.00
Government Counsel$15.00
Trust & Estate $25.00
Health Law$15.00
Water Law $20.00
Immigration Law $25.00 Workers' Compensation $30.00

How would you like to receive your committee and section information?

Please add your questions and/or comments here:

Remember, do not send a check at this time. You will
receive an invoice from our Membership Services Department.

You can also download and print the membership application here and mail it to:

    Colorado Bar Association
    Membership Services Department
    1900 Grant St., 9th Floor
    Denver, CO 80203

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