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Membership

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 (The undersigned hereby subscribes to the By-laws of the Hamilton Law Association, and undertakes to comply with all the rules and regulations of theAssociation. To view the By-laws click here)

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2020 Membership Fees

Please note that fees include 13% H.S.T.
Membership is non-transferable and non-refundable.

CLASS 1: Regular Members: All Regular Members shall be Barristers and Solicitors in good standing with the Law Society of Ontario who are employed or carry on business primarily within the Region as determined by the Board in its sole discretion, and who agree to comply with the provisions of the Letters Patent, agree to be bound by the By-laws, rules and regulations of the Association, and who pay the required annual dues of the Association. Regular Members shall be entitled to vote at all meetings of the Members, except as may be expressly provided by the Act. Please see below the following sub-categories for this class:

$310.40

Lawyers who are members of the Law Society of Ontario who are engaged in the practice of law and carry on business primarily within the City of Hamilton, with an office located therein (appeal to Executive Committee available).

$197.60

Lawyers practicing as assistant Crown Attorneys in the City of Hamilton.

$144.69

Lawyers who provide satisfactory proof to the Executive Director that they are working either at the practice of law or at other remunerative work on a part-time basis within the City of Hamilton, with an office located therein (appeal to Executive Committee available).

$93.59

Lawyers who have been called to the bar in the present year, or have not been HLA members in the past, who practice law within the City of Hamilton.

$69.33

Regular members who are members of the Law Society of Ontario and are not currently engaged in remunerative work or are retired, or on maternity, paternity or adoption leave working in the City of Hamilton.

NO FEE

Regular Life membership in The Hamilton Law Association is granted to lawyers who have been in practice over 50 years, of which at least 25 were spent as a Regular Member of the Association and are presently engaged in the practice of law.

CLASS 2: Associate Members: All Associate Members shall be Barristers and Solicitors in good standing with the Law Society of Ontario who are not employed or carry on business primarily within the Region as determined by the Board in its sole discretion, or members of the Judiciary, who agree to comply with the provisions of the Letters Patent, agree to be bound by the By-laws, rules and regulations of the Association, and who pay the required annual dues of the Association. Associate Members shall not have any voting rights at the meetings of Members, except as may be expressly required by the Act. Please see below the following sub-categories for this class:

$310.40

* $154.55

Lawyers who are members of the Law Society of Ontario who carry on business primarily outside the City of Hamilton, who practice law and are not members of the Law Association in their area, or are otherwise engaged in full-time remunerative work including those employed in education, government or corporations or as mediators, arbitrators or conciliators.

* DISCOUNT for Associate Full-Time Members based on the following condition: Lawyers who practice law and are existing members in good standing of the Law Association in their area

$197.60

Lawyers practicing as assistant Crown Attorneys outside the City of Hamilton.

$154.55

Lawyers who are members of the Law Society of Ontario who are engaged in full-time remunerative work and are not engaged in the practice of law, including those employed in education, government or corporations or as mediators, arbitrators or conciliators within the City of Hamilton.

$144.69

Lawyers who provide satisfactory proof to the Executive Director that they are working either at the practice of law or at other remunerative work on a part-time basis outside the City of Hamilton.

$69.33

Lawyers who are or were members of the Law Society of Ontario and are not currently engaged in remunerative work or are retired, or on maternity, paternity or adoption leave working outside the City of Hamilton.

$69.33

Associate Judiciary membership in The Hamilton Law Association is granted to all members of the Bench, including those retired.

NO FEE

Associate Honourary membership can be granted by the Board from time to time to individuals for a one-year period.

NO FEE

Associate Life membership in The Hamilton Law Association is granted to lawyers who have been in practice over 50 years, of which at least 25 were spent in Hamilton.

NO FEE

Associate Students of law or LPP or NCA candidates living in the Region and employed by a principal or firm within the Region and having an office located therein.

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Would you like the above contact information published on the Hamilton Law Association's web site?

(By indicating "yes" you authorize the Hamilton Law Association to publish the above contact information on the Hamilton Law Association's web site, and acknowledge that it is your responsibility to inform the Association of any changes to your contact information)