INVITATION TO RENEW / JOIN THE 2017-18 EJCBA
The Eighth Judicial Circuit Bar Association (EJCBA) cordially invites you to either renew your membership or join the EJCBA as a new member.
To join, please visit : http://www.8jcba.org/join/ to pay online or return the below application, along with payment, to the EJCBA at PO Box 13924, Gainesville, FL 32604.
The Eighth Judicial Circuit Bar Association (EJCBA) is a voluntary association open to any Florida Bar Member who lives in or regularly practices in the Eighth Judicial Circuit, as well as retired members of the Florida Bar residing in this circuit (voting members), active or inactive members in good standing of the bar of any state or country who resides within this circuit, faculty members and law students of the University of Florida Levin College of Law (non-voting members).
Remember, only current EJCBA members can access a printable version of the complete member directory, edit their own information online, post photos and a website link, and be listed on results for searches by areas of practice. Additionally, our Forum 8 Newsletter, event invitations, and updates are all sent electronically, so please ensure we have your current email address on file and add firstname.lastname@example.org to your email address book and/or safe senders list.
EJCBA Membership Dues:
Free – If, as of July 1, 2017, you are an attorney in your first year licensed to practice law following law school graduation or current law student.
$60.00 – If, as of July 1, 2017, you are an attorney licensed to practice law for five (5) years or less following graduation from law school;
If, as of July 1, 2017, you are a public service attorney licensed to practice law for less than ten (10) years following graduation from law school. A “public service attorney” is defined as an attorney employed as an Assistant State Attorney, or an Assistant Public Defender, or a full-time staff attorney with a legal aid or community legal services organization; or you are a Retired Member of the Florida Bar pursuant to Florida Bar Rule 1-3.5 (or any successor Rule), who resides within the Eighth Judicial Circuit.
$80.00 – All other attorneys and judiciary.
Optional – YLD Membership Dues (in addition to your EJCBA dues above):
$35.00 – EJCBA Young Lawyers Division
(eligible if, as of July 1, 2017, you are an attorney under age 36 or a new Florida Bar member licensed to practice law for five (5) years or less)
* EJCBA voting membership is limited to Florida Bar members in good standing who reside or regularly practice law within the Eighth Judicial Circuit of Florida. EJCBA non-voting membership is limited to active and inactive members in good standing of the bar of any state or country who resides in the Eighth Judicial Circuit of Florida, to UF College of Law faculty, and to current law students.