For all returning HBA members renewing HBA membership between July 1, 2018 and June 30, 2019.

Membership Category Dues by Cash or Check Dues by Credit Card
Licensed 10 years or more $215.00 $224.60
Licensed six to 10 years $185.00 $193.40
Licensed two to six years $160.00 $167.40
Licensed less than two years $70.00 $73.80
New licensee (Passed Bar Exam May 2018) $0.00 $0.00
Third-year law students and LL.M. candidates $0.00 $0.00
Non-resident (Maintain office outside the Houston metropolitan area - 50 mile radius) $55.00 $58.20
Retired attorney $45.00 $47.80
Practicing attorney aged 70+ years $107.50 $112.80
Emeritus (Licensed for 50+ years) $0.00 $0.00
Law school faculty $95.00 $99.80
Full-time judges $95.00 $99.80
Employed full time at a government agency or office - Licensed over two years $95.00 $99.80
Employed full time at a government agency or office - Licensed less than two years $70.00 $73.80
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 - $5.00

For new members who join the HBA between January 1 and March 31, 2019.

Membership Category Dues by Cash or Check Dues by Credit Card
Licensed 10 years or more $107.50 $112.30
Licensed six to 10 years $92.50 $96.70
Licensed two to six years $80.00 $83.70
Licensed less than two years $35.00 $36.90
New licensee (Passed Bar Exam May 2018 or later) $0.00 $0.00
Third-year law students and LL.M. candidates $0.00 $0.00
Non-resident (Maintain office outside the Houston metropolitan area - 50 mile radius) $27.50 $29.10
Retired attorney $22.50 $23.90
Practicing attorney aged 70+ years $107.50 $112.80
Emeritus (Licensed for 50+ years) $0.00 $0.00
Law school faculty $47.50 $49.90
Full-time judges $47.50 $49.90
Employed full time at a government agency or office - Licensed over two years $47.50 $49.90
Employed full time at a government agency or office - Licensed less than two years $35.00 $36.90
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 - $5.00

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