Membership

Join Us Online

To pay online, select the membership type below to be automatically directed to the payment process and membership registration form. A confirmation email will be sent to you with your user name and password for members-only website access privileges.

If your organization is purchasing your membership as part of a bulk of memberships, please visit the “Join Us By Mail” tab.

For general questions and website technical assistance, please contact info@georgewcrawfordblackbar.org

For membership questions, please contact membership@georgewcrawfordblackbar.org

Pricing is based on a yearly membership (March to February).  Dues received before November 30th is applied to that calendar year’s membership (not the following year).  The prices below reflect online pricing for membership, and includes the applicable processing fees.

Compare Memberships
  • Membership Type
  • Entitled To Hold Office
  • Chair And Serve On Committees Of The Association
  • Voting Eligibility
  • Represent the Association at the direction of the Executive Board

Public Sector and Members in Practice (3 years or less)

$41.5yearly
  • Regular Membership
  • Entitled to hold any office in the Association
  • Vote on any matter pertaining to the Association’s business, including election of officers

Members in Practice (more than 3 years)

$62yearly
  • Regular Membership
  • Entitled to hold any office in the Association
  • Vote on any matter pertaining to the Association’s business, including election of officers

Non-Attorney

$26yearly
  • Associate Membership
  • Do not hold office
  • Entitled to serve on committees of the Association but do not chair committees
  • Do not have the right to vote on matters pertaining to the Association

Judiciary Members and Law Students

FREE
  • Associate/Regular Membership
    Associate Membership (Law Students) / Regular Membership (Judiciary)
  • See benefits of Associate or Regular Membership
  • See benefits of Associate or Regular Membership
  • See benefits of Associate or Regular Membership
  • See benefits of Associate or Regular Membership

Join Us By Mail

If you wish to pay by mail, download and complete the application below and mail it with a check payable to “George W. Crawford Black Bar Association” to the address below:

Crawford Membership Application Form

George W. Crawford Black Bar Association
P.O. Box 2715
Hartford, CT 06146-2715

For entities wishing to purchase multiple memberships, please complete the membership application form for each individual being registered and send a check for the total amount of membership dues owed.

NOTE: The individuals paying by mail will be manually added to our online membership. Once all information is received and confirmed, someone from the Technology Committee will be in touch.

For general questions and website technical assistance, please contact info@georgewcrawfordblackbar.org

For membership questions, please contact membership@georgewcrawfordblackbar.org

Membership Types

Membership in Crawford consists of two classes, Regular Membership and Associate Membership.

Regular Members shall be any person who is a member in good standing of any bar.

Associate Members shall be any of the following persons:

1. A person who is currently enrolled in a law school or who has graduated from a law school and has not been admitted to practice before any state or federal court;

2. A legal assistant qualified through education, training or work experience, who is not admitted to practice law before any state or federal court, and who is employed or retained in Connecticut, by a lawyer, law office, corporate law department, governmental agency or other entity engaged in the practice of law, under the ultimate direction and supervision of an attorney;

3. A person who has a professional degree, or not less than two years experience, in the field of legal administration, who is not admitted to practice law before any state or federal court, and who is employed or retained in Connecticut, by a lawyer, law office, corporate law department, governmental agency or other entity engaged in the practice of law.

Membership in Crawford Provides Valuable Benefits

Crawford members:

  • receive discounted registration at several Crawford-sponsored events;
  • have access to the “Members-Only” section of this website;
  • receive notices of job opportunities;
  • participate in our membership referral page; and
  • join a rich network of talented attorneys, law students and judges throughout Connecticut.