BASF Membership Eligibility Information
Who is Eligible?
Attorneys, students and legal professionals who meet the following criteria are eligible to become BASF members.
Any attorney who is permitted to practice law in the United States is eligible for membership in The Bar Association of San Francisco.
Membership dues are calculated based on an attorney's first admit date to any jurisdiction in the United States.
Retired attorneys, attorneys inactive with the State Bar of California, and attorneys employed by a non-profit organization or a government agency are entitled to a 50% discount off of the regular dues rate.
Any individual enrolled in a law school, or pursuing a paralegal degree, is eligible for the Student Member rate. Graduates of law school within six months after their graduation date who have not yet been admitted to practice law in any state or federal district also qualify for this rate.
A person who meets one of the following definitions is eligible to be a Legal Professional Member: