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Boston Bar Association Membership Program

New England Law | Boston has again partnered with the Boston Bar Association (BBA) for the 2016-2017 school year to offer students school-sponsored memberships to the BBA.

New England Law was the first law school in Massachusetts to connect its students in this manner to the BBA, a vibrant professional community of more than 11,000 existing members, including top practitioners, judges, regulators, and in-house counsel.

Here are some of the many ways that you can make the most of your BBA membership:

New Members:

To activate your BBA membership, follow the instructions below:

  1. Click the "Join the BBA" link on the BBA Membership homepage.
  2. Select "New User," enter your contact information, and choose "Law Student Member."
  3. Fill in campaign code on the checkout page to start your membership. (Please contact the Career Services Office,, for the campaign code.)

Don’t want to register online? Just call the BBA at 617-778-1946 to complete your registration by phone, or simply return a completed BBA Membership Flyer to

Returning students who have already signed up:

If you activated your BBA membership during a previous school year, your membership has been renewed automatically and there is no need to take further action for this year.

  • If you aren’t sure if you activated your BBA membership, contact the BBA at or 617-778-1946.
  • If you don’t remember your password, please enter your e-mail address here and the BBA will send your password to you.

Class of 2016

Class of 2016 graduates have membership through August 31, 2016. The BBA has provided a special discount code to enable 2016 graduates to renew for the 2016-2017 Program at a rate of only $60 (regular new lawyer membership is $135) using a special campaign code. (Please contact the Career Services Office,, for the campaign code.) This code is valid through October 31, 2016, and, once paid, will renew that person’s membership through August 31, 2017.

If you already have a membership, the link to renew is here, you just need to log on. If you have never joined the BBA, select “new user.” Please Note: Once law students graduate, the general BBA member type is "Regular Member." If one of the following is more applicable to you based on your employment (i.e. In-House, Government, Legal Services), please select the appropriate membership category. Please contact with any questions.