Who are we? The York County Bar Association (YCBA) is a non-profit professional membership association of more than 500 attorneys and judges.
Who can join? Membership in the YCBA is open to any person admitted to practice law in Pennsylvania. Members must maintain a permanent residence in York County or maintain an office within York County for the practice of law. Individuals who neither reside in York County nor maintain an office in York County for the practice of law may be eligible to become an Associate Member of the Association.
How much does it cost? Membership dues range from $60-$160 and are based on the number of years a member has been in practice as well as private or government/non-profit employment. Optional Section membership dues are offered for a nominal fee
Membership Benefits include:
Formal introduction to the Bench followed by a special reception in your honor -- families welcome at both events
Opportunities to network and socialize with other attorneys in specific areas of practice or interest. The Bar Association has over forty committees and several Sections to join - a great opportunity to meet with other attorneys and discuss hot topics in your practice.
Free Wireless Internet at the York County Judicial Center. To register and sign the terms and conditions please visit http://www.yorkbarwifi.com. Note: Access is available on the 4th, 6th and 7th floors. The signal is strongest in the Library on the 4th floor. Non-YCBA members can have access for a low fee of $100 a year. Payment and registration for non-members can be made by contacting the Bar Center at 717-854-8755. Please do NOT contact the County's IT department as they are not responsible for this network.
Free subscription to The York Legal Record, the weekly official publication of the York County Court of Common Pleas.
Eligibility to build your practice by participating in the Bar’s lawyer-referral program, Attorney Connection.
Free use of the Bar center facility for meetings/depositions (per room availability)
Opportunity to develop new skills through involvement with the Foundation’s Pro Bono program.
Discounts on Continuing Legal Education credits for various courses held at the Bar Association.
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