Simply put, we are here to help you succeed.
Every day you face diverse and unique challenges in the practice of law. The goal of the North Carolina Bar Association is to provide you with excellent membership services and benefits that will enhance your practice and enrich your experience in the legal profession.
Stay Engaged & Connected With These Beneficial NCBA Resources.
Fastcase Research Tool
NCBA members receive free, unlimited access to the N.C. Fastcase Library. Touting a powerful combination of state and federal materials, and a smartphone/tablet app, the NC Fastcase Library puts the information you need at your fingertips, including Pattern Jury Instructions.
CLE: Legal Education
As a NCBA member, take advantage of discounted rates for live, video, webcast and podcast CLE seminars, seminar materials and practice manuals.
Build your referral network through our searchable database of member legal professionals in all 100 North Carolina counties. Search by name, address or practice area.
Over 70 percent of our members are active in our 30 practice area sections, ranging from Administrative Law to Zoning, Planning & Land Use. Members have access to exclusive newsletter content, sponsor networking events and typically plan their section-specific CLE programs.
Four divisions serve the diverse needs of our members, with the Young Lawyers Division (YLD) being the largest, and including members of the Law Student Division. The Paralegal Division is the fastest-growing division. We also have a Senior Lawyers Division for members age 55 and older.
Legal Jobs & Career Center
Find your next job or your hire through the NCBA Online Career Center. Members can search for jobs and post resumes. Employers can post jobs in North Carolina or across the nation. Members can also sign up for our jobs distribution list by sending an email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Public Service & Pro Bono
The NCBA sponsors ongoing volunteer opportunities to provide pro bono assistance to North Carolinians who need it most. Programs include Lawyer on the Line, NC LEAP, Law-Related Education, and the N.C. Cancer Pro Bono Legal Project.