For all returning HBA members between July 1, 2019 and June 30, 2020; and all new HBA members joining between July 1, 2019 and December 31, 2019.

Membership Category Dues by Cash or Check
Licensed 10 years or more $270.00
Licensed six to 10 years $230.00
Licensed two to five years $200.00
Licensed one year $100.00
New licensee (Passed Bar Exam May 2019) $0.00
Third-year law students and LL.M. candidates $0.00
Non-resident (Maintain office outside the Houston metropolitan area - 50 mile radius) $120.00
Retired attorney $120.00
Practicing attorney aged 70+ years $120.00
Emeritus (Licensed for 50+ years) $0.00
Law school faculty $120.00
Full-time judges $120.00
Employed full time at a government agency or office $120.00
HYLA members
Persons licensed to practice law for a period not exceeding five years and who belong to the Houston Young Lawyers Association at the time that person joins the HBA. This is a one time discount.
- $5.00

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Click here to download the printable version of the 2019-2020 HBA dues flyer.

Click here to download the printable version of the HBA law section application.

Questions about dues or membership? Call the HBA office at (713) 759-1133, or email