IndyBar Member Benefits
IndyBar membership opens the door to a multitude of benefits meant to improve your professional career as well as your personal satisfaction in the practice of law. IndyBar members gain a greater connection to the legal community, reap deep discounts on legal education and free access to practice-enhancing resources, expand their business and network and multiply their opportunities for meaningful pro bono and leadership service.
Indy Is Our Focus
Since 1878, the Indianapolis Bar Association has been a proud member of the local legal community. Today, the IndyBar continues to be guided by its mission statement: "to serve our members, promote justice and enhance the legal profession." Through various professionalism efforts, policies for responding to unjust criticism of attorneys and the judiciary and multiple community partnerships, the IndyBar takes the responsibility of serving as an active partner in the city and region's success seriously.
The Member Advantage
IndyBar membership makes financial sense, with members receiving a 50 percent discount on all IndyBar seminars. This 50 percent member discount represents a potential savings of more than $1,000 per three year educational cycle. Plus, IndyBar members have access to various other cost-saving benefits, including:
- Member discounts on room rentals in the IndyBar's spacious and modern office space.
- Member discounts on various publications.
- Free downloads of more than 70 commonly used legal forms.
- Access to a full directory of legal professionals in the Indy area.
- Discounts on various member events and networking activities.
Build Your Business
IndyBar members are afforded various opportunities for business-generating referrals, through both casual contacts and structured programs like the Lawyer Referral Service. Case fees earned by LRS participants range from several million dollars to a few thousand, with average panelists earning more than $11,500 on their investment in the past year. Two colleagues earned more than $120,000 on referred LRS cases and one even made $300,000!
We Lead by Example
The Indianapolis Bar Association offers its members dynamic opportunities for involvement proven to develop and hone lifelong leadership skills. Widely respected in the legal community, the IndyBar's leadership programs and opportunities are meaningful ways to contribute your skills and work toward the betterment of the legal community at large.
Proud to Serve
IndyBar members have long played a significant role in providing pro bono legal services to the Central Indiana community by dispensing legal advice and providing representation to those less fortunate. The association constantly works to serve its members and the community by simplifying the path to volunteer service and by providing the support necessary to make volunteering an enjoyable process.
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