Law Student Application

The CMBA offers free membership to law students. To apply, please complete the form below or click here to print a PDF of the application.

Any law student not admitted to practice in the State of Ohio or any other state or territory of the U.S. and not engaged in employment or self employment of a law-related nature may apply for status as a Law Student Member of the Cleveland Metropolitan Bar Association. Membership is FREE for law students and includes FREE membership in the Young Lawyers and Women In Law Sections. Student benefits include all communications and publications of the CMBA, keeping you abreast of news and activities, as well as ample opportunities to network, participate and help lead in the local legal community. Start getting involved today with sections, volunteer opportunities, networking, and social events. Watch for our emails to see what’s happening and how you can interact with YOUR legal community!

If you have any questions, please contact the Membership Department at (216) 696-3525.

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Informal Name      Birth Date (MM/DD/YYYY)     Gender (M/F)    

Your Mailing Address    

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Law School      Expected Graduation Date (MM/YYYY)    

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In addition to Women in Law and Young Lawyers sections, students are permitted one additional section for FREE. If you have interest in getting engaged with another section, please select your one additional section from the list below. If you have any questions, please contact the membership department at 216-696-3525.