Benefits of joining the SMBA
- Develop long term business relationships in Santa Monica, West LA, Pacific Palisades, Malibu, Venice, and Marina Del Rey
- Discounts With Certain Malpractice Carriers
- Los Angeles County Bar membership dues discount
- Discounts on Westlaw & Rutter Practice Guides.
- 15% discount when you sign up with DocuSign’s Law Firm Package.
- Low Cost Networking
- Monthly MCLE Seminars
- Commitment and service to Santa Monica and other So. Cal. communities
- Interaction with West District Judges and Staff
- Become a speaker at a First Friday Lunch or other program.
- Earn MCLE credit and stay up to date on current developments in the law at section lunches where judicial officers, legal experts and other distinguished lecturers provide specialized education.
- Meet lawyers in your practice area of law to discuss your issues and help to resolve others’ issues.
- Become an Arbitrator with the SMBA Mandatory Fee Arbitration Program
- Pro Bono Service Opportunities
- Supports organizations such as the Legal Aid Foundation of Los Angeles